Summer Movie Theater Hop in East Tennessee

Add a drive-in movie or underground cave screening to your summer bucket list! Here are five spots in and around Knoxville to catch a flick and beat the heat!

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The Rockin' Parkway Drive-In

Pull up to Parkway for a drive-in movie! Films start at dusk every weekend. Make sure to bring cash for your ticket and snacks!

During Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings Parkway hosts a flea market from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

WHERE: 2909 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Maryville, Tennessee

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Cherokee Caverns

Catch a movie in a cave! Cherokee Caverns screens films during the summer to raise money for the historic site’s preservation! The cave is handicap accessible too! Make sure to bring a light jacket, it gets chilly underground.

Look out for Cherokee Cavern’s haunted house in the fall!

WHERE: 8524 Oak Ridge Hwy Knoxville, Tennessee

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Ijams Movies Under The Stars

Surround yourself with the beauty of  Ijams while taking in your favorite flick! This summer the nature center will have several outdoor screenings. Make sure to bring a lawn chair or blanket!

Food trucks and a beer garden are always on site for movie night!

WHERE: 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920

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AMC CLASSIC Windsor Square 7

Recent movie releases under $3? Count us in!! This theater is squared away by a comfort food vegan restaurant and a super fun dive bar with arcade games!

WHERE: 175 N Seven Oaks Dr, Knoxville, TN 37922

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Tennessee Theatre's Summer Movie Magic

Tennessee Theatre is celebrating it’s 20th anniversary of Summer Movie Magic with a new lineup of films! Experience the legacy and history of the theatre with different films every Friday and Sunday through the end of August.

Make sure to buy your tickets early!

WHERE: 604 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902

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