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 ...

Rocky Horror on the Big Screen at West Wind Drive-Ins



Have you only seen Rocky Horror Picture Show on late night TV?  Why not visit your favorite West Wind Drive-In on October 8 to see it on the big screen? Gates will open Saturday Night at 11:00 PM for a midnight screening. We invite everyone to come in costume and do the Time Warp with other fans of ...

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 ...

Luau Night at West Wind Drive-in


Jun 15, 2016

Aloha, West Wind Ohana!  Have you ever been to a Luau? Have you ever done the hula?  West Wind Drive-In is holding their 2nd annual Luau Night on June 18. What can you expect at our Hawaiian party?  We will have plenty of activities, musical acts, and of course some dancing.  Not only is it Luau Nig ...

Triple Feature Fun



It’s not every day that you can watch three movies for one low price.  Well, Friday and Saturday are two of those days.  Visit the Solano Drive-In in Concord on either night and be able to watch Angry Birds, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2, and X-Men Apocalype for only $7.95 for general admission and ...

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 Do's and the Do's for Visiting the Drive-In


May 20, 2016

Many businesses put out lists for the Do’s and Don’ts.  Why the don’ts?  Here at West Wind Drive-In, all we suggest is for everyone to stick to the Do’s to have a great time!  The summer movie season is here and we hope everyone makes West Wind Drive-in their go-to venue for movies, fun, family, and ...

Pajama Party on March 26th


Mar 22, 2016

The last time you went to the movies, especially if you went to an indoor movie, we doubt you sat there in your nightgown or onesie.  Maybe some of you have actually done that,  but for many of us, the idea of going to the movies generally means going in, well, street clothes. West Wind Drive-In is ...

Arrive Early and Have Fun!



It's no secret, the drive-in has always provided good entertainment and fun activities for generations of families for over 80 years.  And since there's so much more to the drive-in than just watching movies, the fun factor is increased for those who arrive early.   Besides getting in faster and fi ...

First Date



First date?  Resurrect the fun of movies by going to the drive-in.  You can even have a picnic on one of the many tables outside the concession area before the movie starts.  Unlike an indoor theatre, where you have to sit quietly for the duration of a movie, an outdoor movie gives you plenty of opp ...