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Silver Moon
Drive In Theatre
& Swap Shop

Welcome to the Silver Moon Drive-In Theatre. We’ve been in Lakeland, Florida for more than 70 years. In fact, we are the last drive-in theatre in Polk County, but we are here to stay!

We have two screens usually showing first-run movies – with double features seven nights a week. Listen to the movie through your FM car radio. (Side 1- 88.3 FM  Side 2- 89.3 FM)

Purchase tickets at the box office or


Now Playing ( 11/26--12/9) 

Starts Friday, Dec 3 - Thursday Dec 9

Side 1

Ghostbusters Afterlife

7:30 Nightly

Side 1

Clifford the Big Red Dog

9:50 PM Nightly

Side 2


7:30 PM Nightly

Side 2

Rons Gone Wrong

9:30 PM Nightly


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Arrival time

On Friday or Saturday, we suggest arriving an hour before showtime. During the week, 30 minutes should be enough. Shows start at the scheduled time.

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Social distancing 

You may experience increased wait times as our concession area has a limited amount of registers open at this time. Please line up outside of the snack bar 6 ft apart and have 1 or 2 members of your party pick up food to limit congestion.

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Radio sound

Listen to the movie through your FM car radio.


Radio rentals are available but limited in number.  ($2 and Driver’s License required.)

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Be courteous


- no loud diesel engines
– no open flames or grills 
– no saving spaces with chairs; (placing chairs in front of vehicle OK)
– park large vehicles in the back rows
– do not raise lift gate as it blocks the view of other guests

Ticket Prices

Ages 10+

Ages 4-9

Under 4 years




Drive In Menu

Your purchases at the snack bar help keep this drive in open!



Hot Dog

Corn Dog




Chill Dilly pickle

Soft Drinks

Budweiser & Bud Light

 Water Bottles

Soft Pretzel

Snack Bar


Swap Shop

On Saturdays and Sundays the Silver Moon Drive-In Theatre grounds are transformed into the Swap Shop, a bustling market where most anything can be bought or sold!

The gates open at 5 a.m., and customer admission and parking is free. Dealers must pay a set-up fee of $10 on Saturday and $20 on Sunday. Limited  space is available under our canopy. 

Food trucks are operating at our Swap Shop both Saturday and Sunday. Try the delicious Cut Fruit, Smoothies, BBQ, Ice Cream, Coconut Water and much more available from these vendors! Interested in selling food? Ask management for an application & more information!

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