First Black-Owned and Operated Drive-In Entertainment Experience Opens in NYC

NEW YORK, NY, July 27, 2020 /Neptune100/ — Park your car and enjoy a premier outdoor entertainment experience with the grand opening of Bounce Playground’s “Movies in Your Car.” The re-imagined drive-in theater kicks off July 30th at York College Performing Arts Center in Queens, NY. This amazing car party will provide excitement for family and friends of all ages, featuring a curated list of Black American films along with selections for children, all on giant inflatable screens. Tickets can be purchased in advance at the “Movies In Your Car” website.

The thrilling grand opening schedule includes:
• Thursday, July 30th – 8PM: Girl’s Trip
• Thursday, July 30th – 11PM: Training Day
• Friday, July 31st – 8PM: Minions
• Friday, July 31st – 11PM: Belly
• Saturday, August 1st – 8PM: Sonic The Hedgehog
• Saturday, August 1st – 11PM: Harlem Nights
• Sunday, August 2nd – 8PM: Trolls
• Sunday, August 2nd – 11PM: Transformers

“As we embrace a world of new social regulations, our goal with “Movies In Your Car” is to bridge the gap of yesterday’s and tomorrow’s new normal,” said Chris Worthy, Chief Executive Officer. “This event allows family and friends to experience a retro movie experience in a safe and fun atmosphere during trying times of the COVID-19 pandemic.”

Tickets for “Movies In Your Car” are priced per-car starting at $40 for General Admission and $60 for VIP. The VIP experience will allow for cars to be parked in the first three rows of the theater for a better view of the screens, receive an at-your-car photo experience along with a snack and drinks package.

In addition, all attendees are able to pre-order meals through the “Movies In Your Car” website – from burgers to custom cocktails, elevating the traditional drive-in experience. To embrace the community, food will be sourced from local restaurants.

With the safety and wellness of guests and staff a top priority for “Movies In Your Car,” all employees will adhere to CDC guidelines, such as wearing face coverings and gloves. In addition to multiple hand sanitizing stations for attendees to use.

“Movies In Your Car” is produced by Bounce Playground, the architects behind the all-inflatable traveling amusement park. Spearheaded by Chris Worthy and Kevin Barchus, with over 15 years of event production experience, creating memorable and unique exchanges between people and brands. Event partners for “Movies In Your Car” include Beam Suntory’s Makers Mark, Hornitos Tequila and Courvoisier Brands, Czen Restaurant, Happy Face Photobooths, Red Bull, and Curls Haircare.

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