Galileo Open Air Cinema Drive-In Cape Town
Photo credit: The Galileo Open Air Cinema

The Galileo Open Air Cinema is making old school cool again by bringing back the awesome drive-in experience in the form of The Galileo Drive-In during Level 3 Lockdown. The Galileo Drive-In, in proud partnership with KFM 94.5, invites you to enjoy some of your favourite movie classics and cinematic delights on the big screen under the Cape Town night sky from the comfort of your own car. Besides a bucket-list worthy drive-in movie experience, you’ll also be able to order pizzas, popcorn and other delicious snacks with your tickets at Webtickets checkout, with collection taking place upon arrival – Easy, safe and convenient!

To ensure strict compliance with all Lockdown Alert Level 3 regulations The Galileo has put stringent health and hygiene measures and Covid-friendly safety regulations in place to ensure the health and safety of all movie-goers and staff, while providing all Cape Town locals with the opportunity to have some much needed fun.

Book your ticket, park-off, cuddle-up and enjoy an amazing and nostalgic evening out at the Galileo Drive-In!


The Galileo Drive-In will be screening some of the best blockbuster hits at a string of spectacular venues around the city and surrounding winelands, including Meerendal Wine Estate, Kenilworth Racecourse, Kelvin Grove Club, Lourensford Wine Estate, Nederburg Wine Farm and many more.

Visit the Galileo Open Air Cinema’s website to stay up to date on all upcoming movies, updates and exciting announcements. Tickets are limited so make sure you book early to avoid disappointment. Click here to book your ticket today!

Photo credit: The Galileo Open Air Cinema


Tickets for the Galileo Drive-In are PER CAR, depending on how many people are in each car. Please note that cars and boots will be checked for sneaky stowaways so get the correct ticket to avoid embarrassment. If there are any extra people in the car or the number of people in the car exceeds the ticket you purchased, each extra person will be charged R100pp. For solo guests, the minimum charge per car is R250. The maximum number of people allowed per car is 6.

Tickets & pricing for the Galileo Drive-In are:

  • 2 Person Car R250: R125pp per person
  • 3 Person Car R330: R110pp per person
  • 4 Person Car R390: R98pp per person
  • 5 Person Car R430: R86pp per person
  • 6 Person Car R450: R75pp per person

Book your Galileo Drive-In tickets here.


To ensure strict compliance with all Lockdown Alert Level 3 regulations The Galileo has put the following health, hygiene and safety procedures in place to keep movie-goers and staff safe while providing them with the opportunity to enjoy a wonderful evening out in Cape Town.

  • Scan tickets through your closed car window – no need to open or interact with entrance staff. Please have the barcode (on your phone or printed paper) ready to press against your window.
  • No cash payments: QR code payments only with Snapscan, Zapper, FNB Scan to pay, Nedbank Scan to pay, Masterpass, Standard Bank Masterpass, Capitec Masterpass & Absa Masterpass.
  • All staff will have precautionary measures such as masks and sanitisers.
  • Ordering of food will be done via WhatsApp, limiting interaction between guests and staff.
  • Portable toilets will be available and will be disinfected after each use, however, we encourage guests to avoid getting out of their vehicles and to please go to the toilet at home before or after the movie as a safety precaution.
  • No person/s are to walk around the venue. Guests are to stay within their designated parking space, keeping a safe distance between them and the next vehicle. Guests are only allowed to get out of their cars if they need to go to the toilet.
  • Masks are compulsory for everyone when leaving their vehicles or going to the toilet – don’t forget to bring them!
  • All rubbish to remain in your vehicle and discarded off at home so bring plastic bags for this. There will be no bins at the venue.

The Galileo kindly requests the co-operation of all movie-goers to make the Galileo Drive-In a safe environment during the Coronavirus pandemic. You can find all the terms and conditions:

Photo credit: The Galileo Open Air Cinema



For more information on The Galileo Open Air Cinema’s terms & conditions regarding movie screening times, ticket sales, weather, availability, and restrictions – visit their website.