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UPDATE: Wind damage postpones Drive-In Movies at the El Paso County Coliseum

Officials with the El Paso County Coliseum announced that they have to postpone the “Under the Stars” Drive-In movies, due to damage from this weekend’s windstorms.

The showings scheduled for March 19, March 20, March 26, March 27, April 2, and April 3 are all postponed.

“We apologize for the inconvenience.  Once the screens can be repaired, we will announce the rescheduled dates for movies this Spring and Summer. We thank you for your patience,” officials shared via a news release.

For patrons who have purchased tickets, please hold on to your ticket, or for refunds, contact the El Paso County Coliseum box office at (915) 533-9899.

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Starting next Friday and Saturday, Drive-In movies return to the El Paso County Coliseum.

Venue officials announced the re-opening of the parking lot drive in, as well as the upcoming schedule of movies on Tuesday. The following dates and movie titles have been released:

March 19th – ‘Jaws’

March 20th  – ‘Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark’

March 26th  – ‘The Exorcist’

March 27th  – ‘Spies in Disguise’

April 2nd  – ‘Alien’

April 3rd  – ‘E.T.: the Extra-Terrestrial’

Officials share that all showings begin at 7:30pm, with gates open at 6:00pm.  Tickets are $25 per car load and are available online.

Patrons are allowed to bring their own food and drink.

County Coliseum will respect CDC and County Public Health guidelines in regards to social distancing, and restrooms will be cleaned and sanitized regularly.

Drive In Movies at El Paso County Coliesum