Carrie Carpool Cinema

Experience a drive-in like no other! With the Carrie Blast Furnaces as your backdrop and a lineup of can’t-miss double features, the stage is set for summer fun!

2021 25 Jun
recurring event
  • Admission:
    $12 for adults & $8 for kids
  • Location:
    Carrie Furnaces
  • Carrie Furnace Boulevard
  • Rankin, PA 15104

Admission to the Carrie Carpool Cinema is $12 for adults and $8 for kids—and $3 of each ticket purchased directly supports the conservation of this National Historic Landmark. Each night of this drive-in movie experience offers a feature film paired with pre-event activities. Starting times are adjusted for sunset throughout the season. Be sure to arrive early if you want to take a mini-tour of the furnaces before the movie starts (additional fees apply). Sweet and savory concessions by the Fudge Farm food truck will also be available for purchase. Social distancing policies apply outside of all vehicles.

MOVIE SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, MAY 21
SAMURAI STREET ART

Explore the hero’s journey with Jim Jarmusch’s Ghost Dog: the Way of the Samurai on Friday. Bonus! Be sure to arrive early for live graffiti painting and DJ set before the film get started. Plus, mini-tours will highlight the murals and graffiti artworks onsite.

Friday, May 21, 2021 – Doors open at 7:45 p.m.

Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (R) 9:15 p.m


FRIDAY, JUNE 25 & SATURDAY, JUNE 26
AMERICA’S PASTIME

Step up to the plate and slide into summer for a weekend of baseball films! Featuring star-studded casts, everyone gets their chance at bat in these fictional stories about the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League and barnstorming Negro League players.

Friday, June 25, 2021 – Doors open at 8:00 p.m.
A League of Their Own (PG) 9:30 p.m.

Saturday, June 26, 2021 – Doors open at 8:00 p.m.
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (PG) 9:30 p.m.


FRIDAY, JULY 23 & SATURDAY, JULY 24
HEAVY METAL MENAGERIE

Whether they are inhabiting a post-apocalyptic wasteland or the wild reaches of late-night cable access television, the cast of characters in these films are certainly a motley crew!

Bonus! Stop by early to have your own metal experience, as Rivers of Steel will host a Hot Metal Happening before the films. Carve your own scratch mold*, then watch as it’s cast from hot metal!

Friday, July 23, 2021 – Doors open at 7:45 p.m.
Mad Max: Fury Road (R) 9:15 p.m.

Saturday, July 24, 2021 – Doors open at 7:45 p.m.
Wayne’s World (PG-13) 9:15 p.m.

*Purchase a scratch mold for just $15 or watch the metal pour for free!


FRIDAY, AUGUT 20 & SATURDAY, AUGUST 21
80S FAMILY NIGHT

Join us for an 80s Family weekend at the drive-in!

Friday, August 20, 2021 – Doors open at 7:00 p.m.
Gremlins (PG) 8:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 21, 2021 – Doors open at 7:00 p.m.
Flight of the Navigator (PG) 8:30 p.m.


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 & FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 24
STOP MOTION MANIA

Enter the exquisitely animated worlds of Mr. Fox and Coraline and follow along their journeys as they try to make things right.

Bonus! Two additional animated shorts will be screened before each feature film.

Thursday, September 23, 2021 – Doors open at 6:15 p.m.
Head Over Heels & From Dad to Son 7:45 p.m. | Fantastic Mr. Fox (PG) 8:00 p.m.

Friday, September 24, 2021 – Doors open at 6:15 p.m.
Animated Shorts TBA 7:45 p.m. | Coraline (PG) 8:00 p.m.


FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29 & SATURDAY, OCTOBER 30
CLASSIC HORROR

The long shadows of fall and the towering Carrie Blast Furnaces set the stage for a spooky night at the drive-in movies.

Bonus! An optional ghost tour will be available after these films. Ticketing and details for this activity are still pending—check back soon!

Friday, October 29, 2021 – Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
The Bride of Frankenstein (1935, Not Rated) 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 30, 2021 – Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
The Thing (1982, R) 7:00 p.m.

Upcoming Dates For This Event:

  • Friday, June 25
  • Saturday, June 26
  • Friday, July 23
  • Saturday, July 24
  • Friday, August 20
  • Saturday, August 21
  • Thursday, September 23
  • Friday, September 24
  • Friday, October 29
  • Saturday, October 30
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