Catholic Charities Staten Island is Where Drive-In Movies Are Making A Comeback

Posted on July 26, 2019 by  |  Share

No Need to go Upstate for the Nearest Drive-In

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By Sophia Theriault

Everything you should know about this upcoming fun event series.

On July 17, Catholic Charities of Staten Island and Borough President James Oddo announced “Drive-In Movies at The Mount” at Mount Loretto Unique Area in Pleasant Plains.

Vincent Ignizio, the CEO of Catholic Charities of Staten Island, a Catholic Charites of New York agency, is excited to present these movies to bring people and their families together for a fun summer activity. “We’re pleased to announce the newest event series on our campus. Drive-in movies are a unique experience and we’re looking forward to bringing the community together for some local fun this summer,” said Ignizio.

This drive-in movie series begins July 26 with “Captain Marvel” followed by “The Incredibles 2” on August 2. The next movie set to play is “Avengers: Endgame” on August 16. This will be the first time Avengers Endgame is premiered anywhere at a drive-in movie. All the movie showings start at 8:30 p.m. each date.

Catholic Charities of Staten Island as well as Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York aim to provide services that promote family life, create a caring and healing community, and promote peace and compassion. Drive-In Movies at The Mount is a perfect opportunity to spend time with family and friend while getting more involved with Catholic Charities of Staten Island.

To purchase tickets and be part of this fun event, visit

All movies will be shown in the CYO Center parking lot, 6581 Hylan Blvd.

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