Monetta Drive-In / The Big Mo

The authentic drive-in theatre experience
Full service concession stand
Double Features
Clear stereo sound through your car's radio - 90.3 (Screen #1) and 95.9 FM (Screen #2).
(You control the volume!)
Play area for the kids
Frequent Star-Gazer card (earn free food)
Trivia contests during intermission (win free food and other valuable prizes)
Fun for the whole family

Less than one hour from Columbia, SC
Less than 30 minutes from Lexington or Aiken

Open on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights only (the season runs March -November, depending on attendance). We are occasionally open seven nights a week during special promotions, and for the premier of some new movies.

Monetta Drive-In Time Line
1950 - built
1951 - opened
1986 - closed
1999 - reopened
2005 - added 2nd screen

Directions to the Monetta Drive-In:
Take I-20 to exit 33 (SC Route 39)
Take SC 39 to Monetta, SC (approx. 7 miles.)
Turn right onto US 1.

The drive-in is approximately one mile down US 1 on the right.

  • Price Range Maximum: $ - Less than $100
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