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The Showboat Drive-In

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Address: 22422 Fm 2920 Rd, Hockley, TX 77447-9395
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Friday night at the Drive in!

Always great to hang out with family and friends under the stars and watch a double feature. If coming on a premiere weekend, best to be here in line before 6 as they do sell out... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mhphouston
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Houston, Texas
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Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always great to hang out with family and friends under the stars and watch a double feature. If coming on a premiere weekend, best to be here in line before 6 as they do sell out. Good variety for concessions, clean bathrooms. Great considering they have essentially no competition (only drive in for hundreds of miles)

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Houston, Texas
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71 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

It had been almost a decade since my last drive in experience. This was so much fun. While weather plays a big part, so choose wisely, I think it would be good even in the rain. There can be a line and the parking spaces go quick. The spaces are graded to angle your vehicle which is outstanding.... though it... More 

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Thank Loveforfood
waller, texas
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27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Good Family Night out or Date night with your hubby! sat in the back of the truck with blankets and our lawn chairs and under the stars.

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Thank doors4u
Katy, Texas
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20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Showboat Drive-In is definitely a great way to spend the evening with the kids. You can't beat the value ($6 for TWO movies!) and the employees are super nice. The concession area and restrooms were really clean. The food was typical concession fare - though a bit overpriced for the quality and size (about $10 for small burger, fries and... More 

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Thank Denise C
Conroe, Tx
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45 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Great drive in movie place. We paid $7 for an adult ticket and got to see two brand new movies (Ghostbusters & The Shallows), great value. The only complaint I have is during the first movie (Ghostbusters) there was two-three blue lines that ran vertical on the screen, they weren't there during the second movie. The consession stand was good... More 

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Thank LindaLouConroe_Tx
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We seek out drive in movie theaters wherever we go, this is one of the true gems in a dying pop culture phenomenon. Good, reasonably priced concession food + two movies for the price of one in a chain theater...but you can't put a price on the experience. Please go and support this drive in, they've done a great job... More 

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Thank VampandtheZomb
Houston, Texas
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134 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I had never visited a drive-in before going to Showboat. I thoroughly enjoyed the experience. It was a bit hard to hear because of the multiple car with their windows rolled down, all tuned to the same FM station caused an echo. Overall it was a great way to take in a movie with the kids.

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Thank MikenHouston713
Houston, Texas
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26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

The only movies we see anymore. No rude talking person right beside you and the kid can roll around in the truck bed.

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Thank benoodles
Houston, Texas
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141 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016

What a fun way to watch a movie. I like how 1 of the 2 screens is usually family-friendly, and plenty of new releases. Get there early as they sell out a number of weekends. We like to go as a family, and often save a few dollars using Groupon. that being said, regular price is reasonable, and the cost... More 

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Thank likey2travel
Magnolia, Texas
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

Great time and double features of newest movies, price is very reasonable, doesn't open until dark, privacy of your own vehicle.. Bring drinks and snacks but they do have a snack bar with bathrooms. Food is good but gets crowded sometimes... Great place for families and kid, bring your blankets and pillows for a great night out

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