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Address: 5101 Clovis Hwy, Lubbock, TX 79416
Phone Number: +1 806-749-7469
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Families and friends have been making memories at our drive-in movie...

Families and friends have been making memories at our drive-in movie theatre ever since we built and opened in 2003. We show new double features year-round. For the full drive-in experience, visit our 50's Cafe to grab Rockin' Eats & Tasty Treats. Arrive 30 to 60 minutes early to skip the lines and enjoy the freedom!

*Voted best place to watch a sunset. (Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 2012, 2014)

*Voted best family entertainment. (Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 2007)

*Trip Advisor ranked #1 drive-in theatre in Texas, #3 drive-in theatre in U.S.A. (2014)

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No Better Way to Enjoy a Movie

Stars & Stripes Drive-in Theatre is my favorite place to watch a movie. I enjoy being able to watch from the comfort of my vehicle, with friends, family, and even my dog. The 50s... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Nathan D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stars & Stripes Drive-in Theatre is my favorite place to watch a movie. I enjoy being able to watch from the comfort of my vehicle, with friends, family, and even my dog. The 50s themed cafe is also great. It is so nice to order food that is great in quality and isn't outrageously priced like most other venues.

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Thank Nathan D
Lubbock, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Most drive-ins closed down many years ago, but this one just opened up not too long ago. This is a fun cheap way to see movies. The only "bad" thing is that some of the food items can be greasy and a little pricy, but you can bring in your own food and drinks, so that makes up for it.

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Thank jdog1713
Austin, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

Love this place! It's definitely a throw back in time and those of us who grew up with drive-ins will especially love it. Having said that, this place is clearly set up for families with plenty of playground equipment for the youngsters. It's really a great place for all to enjoy.

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Thank knjones46
Uvalde, Texas, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

I've been to the New Braunfels location and it was an awesome experience. This location needs a little updating at least parking lot wise. It felt kind of cramped getting around.

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Thank Ricardo V
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Bunches of reviews comment on the screen being dark. We watched 2 movies Finding Dory (yeah pretty bright) and Big Friendly Giant (fairly dark). Non of our group had a single complaint!! Looked around at other theater screens and they weren't too dark either. Excellent experience!! One tip Don't forget your lawn chairs!! We did and that sorta stunk but... More 

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Thank Mathew L
Plains, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

The price is right and the movie are current. The back drop of the west Texas skies seals the deal. If you go you won't be sorry.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

Been in town many times, but, first time to the drive in. It's well maintained and manicured. Plenty of friendly staff. Get there early if you want grill type food. It's made fresh, and takes 5 minutes. 10 for a pizza. Popcorn candy are ready to go. Really takes me back to when i was a youngster. Movie was a... More 

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1 Thank Goastryder
Lubbock, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Very affordable and super fun! The food is great! Much cheaper than going to the movie theater. Great weekend fun

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

This is a favorite among locals, but if you are traveling, don't miss out! First run, double features and great food. All priced reasonably.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

Great staff, great food, and great memories! Thanks SNS for a great night. I will be back and I can't recommend this place enough!

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