West Wind Drive-In Blogs

See Rocky Horror Picture Show Twice



Every Halloween, Rocky Horror Picture Show is scheduled to be shown at many different venues and at many different times.  This year is no different.   Don’t miss your chance to see it on the big screen.  West Wind Drive-Ins will be showing it on Saturday, October 8 at all of their 7 drive-in locati ...

First Timer at the Drive-In


Jun 29, 2016

When I found out I would be interning this summer at a company that owns drive-in movie theaters, I was beyond excited. So, when looking for something to do this past weekend, the answer was obvious. Go to my first drive-in movie! On Friday I jumped in the car with my best friend and we drove to the ...

Your Very Own Dory Tank


May 27, 2016

Hard to believe it’s been 13 years since we found Nemo. Now we sit in anticipation of Pixar’s  latest movie, Finding Dory.  After Finding Nemo, many people asked, “My family wants a Nemo Tank, where do I start?”  Everyone wanted to recreate their favorite scene from Finding Nemo to look at any time ...

The Bronze Opens Thursday at Select West Wind Drive-Ins


Mar 15, 2016

It's not often West Wind Drive-In has a movie that is only being shown at a handful of theaters.  Well, this week we do!  Starting Thursday, at the Capitol Drive-In and the Sacramento Drive-In is The Bronze.  An R-rated movie about a foul-mouthed former gymnastics bronze medalist that must fight for ...

Top 10 Places To Retire


Mar 14, 2016

How lucky is everyone that already lives in Concord, CA?  Conde Nast Traveler, the luxury and lifestyle travel magazine for those in the know – without being a know-it-all, has named Concord, CA as one of the top 10 places in the world to retire.  Ranking number 7 out of 10, Concord, CA was the firs ...

What's Playing at West Wind Drive-In in March


Mar 03, 2016

There are many great movies that are opening at West Wind Drive-In in March.  There are movies in every genre everything from animated to horror to comedy and who could forget about action. Spring Break is just around the corner and a lot of movies to choose from, you should make plans to visit West ...

Top 10 Animated Movies


Feb 11, 2016

The most popular films at West Wind Drive-In are family films and most of those are animated.  One great animated film has already been released in 2016 -  Kung Fu Panda 3.  Why not make plans to visit a West Wind Drive-In to see one of the many other animated films.  These are just a few of the man ...

What' s playing at West Wind Drive-In in February


Feb 04, 2016

There are many great movies that are opening at West Wind Drive-In in February.  If you like horror, comedy, or action, there is a movie just for you! Pride and Prejudice and Zombies opens February  5, 2016. Rated PG-13.  Jane Austen's classic tale of the tangled relationships between lovers from ...

Oscar Box Office: A Look at the 2015 Best Picture Nominees


Jan 21, 2016

The 2015 Oscar nominations have been announced with The Revenant leading the way with 12 nominations followed by Mad Max: Fury Road with ten. After crunching some numbers we've taken a look at how this year's crop of Best Picture nominees stacks up to prior, pre-nomination box office totals. Have a ...

Popcorn + Candy = Yumminess


Jan 11, 2016

Popcorn has always been a favorite but check out these 5 Movie Popcorn and Candy combos that will change the way you enjoy your popcorn at the Drive In!! #1 Get the right bite and it’s kind of like a fruit-filled Godiva truffle, except better because there’s popcorn. #2 The versatility of Sour S ...