Lamar-Dixon to offer drive-in movies

Staff Report

Lamar-Dixon Expo Center has partnered with Movies on the Mississippi to show classic drive in-style movies in the expo center’s parking lots.

Ascension Parish announces drive-in movies at Lamar-Dixon Expo Center.

Massive screens will be set up in different parking lots at Lamar-Dixon, and sound can be tuned in on car radios. Tickets must be purchased online ahead of time, and parking will be assigned on arrival. Concessions can be ordered by downloading the food app.

Each evening’s selections will include children’s films, family films, and adult-oriented horror movies. Movie nights begin Wednesday, October 21 with Hotel Transylvania, Addams Family Values, and the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre.

The list of showings for the remainder of October includes two LSU football games: against South Carolina on the 24th, and Auburn on the 31st .

Patrons are encouraged to enjoy the show from the comfort of their cars, or within the allotted space. Social distancing must be practiced at all times when in the proximity of people outside of your party.

For more information, to see a full movie schedule, and to purchase tickets, visit