Calling all movie lovers in Minnesota, South Dakota, and Iowa! One of the Sioux Empire's most historic drive-in theaters announced its opening date for the season.

Even though there is some snow predicted in our area this week, doesn't mean we can't get excited about enjoying summer nights at the Verne Drive-In!

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Located just east of Sioux Falls, going to a movie at the Verne Drive-In in Luverne, Minnesota is an annual tradition for families and friends. Some of my best movie memories with my family are at a drive-in theater. Now families can make more wonderful movie memories at the Verne Drive-In beginning this April!

When Does The Verne Drive-in in Luverne, Minnesota Open?

The Verne Drive-In is set to open for the 2024 season on Friday, April 19th, 2024!   
You can see which movies they're playing each week by keeping an eye on their Facebook on Tuesdays. Gates open at 7:00, show starts around dusk.

When Is The Best Time To Arrive At The Verne Drive-in in Luverne, Minnesota?

Watching out for posts on the Minnesota drive-in's Facebook page is very important. They will post all the times for each movie showing there. They encourage everyone to come early to get a great spot, especially on the weekends!

Where Can I Find The Verne Drive-in in Luverne, Minnesota?

Verne Drive-In is just over half an hour from Sioux Falls at 1607 South Kniss Avenue in Luverne, Minnesota. Check out their website or Facebook page for more info on this summer's movies.

The Verne Drive-In is known to play some of the greatest and latest movies in Hollywood. Don't miss out on the fun this year at the Verne Drive-In in Minnesota!

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