There’s nothing like getting cosy and watching your favourite Christmas film, especially as we get closer to the big day.

While curling up on your sofa might sound like the ideal pastime, why not try something new?

Christmas Drive-In, a drive-in cinema in Manchester is showing plenty of Christmas films throughout December and we’ve rounded up the dates and times that they’re available to watch, let’s take a look.

Christmas movies to watch at Manchester’s drive-in cinema

Here’s a list of the Christmas movies being shown, along with the available time slots to watch them.

Christmas Drive-In is located at AJ Bell Stadium, 1 Stadium Way, Manchester, M30 7EY.


  • December 21 - 1.30pm
  • December 21 – 6pm
  • December 22 – 9.30pm
  • December 23 – 9.30pm

Home Alone

  • December 21 – 9.30pm
  • December 22 - 1.30pm
  • December 22 – 6pm

Home Alone 2

  • December 23 – 6pm

The Polar Express

  • December 23 - 1.30pm

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How to buy tickets for Manchester’s drive-in cinema

Tickets are available to buy now and they cost £29 each.

Those interested in watching a Christmas film will need to buy one ticket per car, rather than per each passenger.

Tickets and more information can be found via the Christmas movies website.

There’s also festive food and drink, and activities including a karaoke singalong from the car.