New Dripping Springs drive-in theater set for screenings this week

Dripping Springs Drive In-Cinema will open Sept. 2. (Courtesy Dripping Springs Drive In-Cinema)
Dripping Springs Drive In-Cinema will open Sept. 2. (Courtesy Dripping Springs Drive In-Cinema)

Dripping Springs Drive In-Cinema will open Sept. 2. (Courtesy Dripping Springs Drive In-Cinema)

After a successful trial run this weekend, the Dripping Springs Drive In-Cinema is set to open Sept. 2, with an opening week schedule that includes screenings of "Spider-Man: Homecoming," "Groundhog Day," "Back to the Future" and "Shrek."

Located north of downtown at 30291 RR 12, Dripping Springs, the new theater is co-owned by Brooke Bitter and Jeffrey Edward. Along with the movies, the duo is planning additional future entertainment including music-themed nights and preshow activities.


The new cinema will serve candy, popcorn and drinks during the films, Edwards said.

Also, 2% of proceeds will go to a local nonprofit organization each month, which will be featured on the business’s blog, he said.

The business’s website, www.drippingspringsdrivein.com, will officially launch Sept. 1.
By Nicholas Cicale
Nick has been with Community Impact Newspaper since 2016, working with the Lake Travis-Westlake and Southwest Austin-Dripping Springs editions. He previously worked as a reporter in Minnesota and earned a degree from Florida State University.


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