Washington DC Drive-In Movies at Union Market

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Enjoy a drive-in movie experience at the highly acclaimed Union Market in Washington DC. The event will feature DC-centric films screened on Union Market's three-story exterior wall. To include those without a car, a picnic area is available on a first-come basis. This year, the films run all summer and into the fall.
Dates: Fridays, various dates (first Friday of each month)
Location: Union Market, 305 5th Street, NE Washington, DC. The market is located a short walk from the NoMa/Gallaudet metro station.

Tickets: The event is $10 per car (tickets are available at unionmarketdc.com) or free for walk-ups and bikers in the picnic area on a first come, first serve basis. To hear the movie, patrons can either tune in to their car radios or listen over the loudspeakers. 

2018 Movie Schedule

Parking Lot opens at 6:00 p.m. Gates close and films begin at varying times. 

  • Friday, May 11: Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Friday, June 1: Clueless
  • Friday, July 6: Like Water For Chocolate
  • Friday, August 3: Black Panther
  • Friday, September 7: The Lion King
  • Friday, October 5: Cool Runnings
  • Friday, November 2: Hocus Pocus

About Union Market

The Union Market District, located a short walk from the NoMa/Gallaudet metro, is a 45-acre district that is planned for over 8 MSF of development. EDENS has a clear vision to redevelop the district into one of DC’s most vibrant, diverse and thriving neighborhoods—a living laboratory for a sustainable urban community and place for creative minds and busiesses to connect, thrive and make DC their own. Since opening in September 2012, The Market at Union Market, the acclaimed food market with over 40 local artisans, now averages 15,000 visitors per weekend and has hosted over 400 events.