Free Drive-in Cinema Events Spin Into the Borough


Enjoy the wonder and magic of the big screen from the comfort and safety of your own car at ABC Council’s free, fun-filled drive-in cinema events this September.

Organised by Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council, the alfresco film series takes place in celebration of this year’s Good Relations Week, which runs from Monday 20 September to Sunday 26 September 2021.

Everyone from kids to the young at heart can enjoy a truly cinematic experience with the screening of two family favourites right across the borough!

Travel to the fantasy world of Kumandra, and enjoy an exciting, epic journey during the thrilling screening of Raya and the Last Dragon or dance and sing-along to a joy-filled showing of The Greatest Showman.

You won’t want to miss out – so make sure you take note of all the details below:

Saturday 18 September 202 I Shambles Yard, Armagh

  • 4pm: Raya and the Last Dragon
  • 7pm: The Greatest Showman

Friday 24 September 2021 I Dromore Community Centre

  • 4pm: Raya and the Last Dragon
  • 7pm: The Greatest Showman

Saturday 25 September 2021 I Craigavon Civic Centre

  • 4pm: Raya and the Last Dragon
  • 7pm: The Greatest Showman

Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon, Alderman Glenn Barr said:

“We are thrilled to announce the return of our exciting drive-in movie series to mark Good Relations Week 2021. With this year’s theme centred on ‘Brighter Days Ahead’, there really is no better way to fill your heart with the joy, colour and warmth we all need, than enjoying a movie on the big screen.

“As always, we are committed to ensuring everyone has an excellent time at the events whilst remaining safe and keeping their distance, which is why we continue to follow all government Covid-19 safety guidelines.”

Ticket holders are encouraged to bring their own snacks as they sit back and enjoy the spectacular screenings on a giant LED screen, with sound transmitted through a dedicated FM radio station. Portable toilet facilities and hand sanitising stations will be available.

How to book

When registering, you will be required to provide details on your car type and your registration plate number.

Supported by The Executive Office and the Community Relations Council, Good Relations Week contributes to achieving the ‘Together Building a United Community’ Strategy.

Please note tickets are limited – so make sure to set a reminder to book your ticket!