How will General Mills & Tribeca Drive-In be responding to COVID-19 and safety regulations?

General Mills & the Tribeca Drive-In are committed to hosting The Ultimate Saturday Morning Drive-In while prioritizing health & safety. In compliance with State and County requirements, we have established the following safety guidelines to protect our guests and staff:

  • Guests must remain in their vehicles for the duration of the movie. No sitting outside of the vehicle will be allowed.
  • Congregating of any type is prohibited.
  • Face coverings must be worn when exiting vehicles to visit the restrooms. Restrooms will operate at 50% capacity with attendants cleaning and disinfecting regularly.
  • Social distancing of at least 6 feet will be enforced.




Can I reserve a ticket onsite?
All tickets are available for online reservation.

Day-of reservations may take place online, pending an event’s availability. A digital ticket will be emailed to you upon completion of your reservation.


Does each attendee require a ticket?
No, only one ticket is required per vehicle regardless of the number of passengers.


Is there a limit on the amount of attendees per vehicle?
No. You may bring as many passengers as seatbelts in your vehicle.


Will weather or rain impact my showing?
Some weather (e.g. severe thunderstorms) will delay or cancel the event. Our team is continuously watching the weather and will decide day-of whether it is safe to hold the screening. All ticket holders will be contacted via email in the event of a cancelation. We’ll also have staff on site to communicate any cancelation.




When do I need to arrive for the event?
The Drive-In will open 60 minutes before the listed show time. It is recommended to arrive at least 30 minutes before the gate time found on your ticket. Parking spots will be assigned on a first come, first served basis.


Do I need a mask to attend the event?
Yes. Upon entering, the driver and each passenger must show that they have their own mask. Masks will be required anytime a guest leaves the vehicle.


How will my ticket be taken?
Ticket scanning will be contactless.




How do I know where to park?
Vehicles will be guided to parking spots by event staff, and may be directed to certain areas of the lot based on the vehicle’s size to ensure an optimal viewing experience for all guests.

Vehicles will be spaced every other parking spot or at least six feet apart.


What should I do about my headlights?
Please dim your headlights before pulling into the theater and turn your lights (head, tail & interior) off before the event starts.




What types of vehicles are allowed?
Oversized and unenclosed vehicles are prohibited, including but not limited to: large vans, limousines, mopeds, motorcycles, RVs, scooters, and vehicles with open tops.


Are bikes and pedestrians allowed?
Pedestrians and bicyclists will not be permitted within the perimeter of the ticketed event site.


Are pets/dogs allowed into the screenings?
Only service animals are allowed and must be kept on leash.




Will concessions be provided?
Each car will receive a complimentary gift bag upon arrival, courtesy of General Mills, containing four boxes of assorted General Mills cereals- Cocoa Puffs, Cookie Crisp, Golden Grahams, and Trix. This kit will also include bowls, napkins, and spoons, so that guests can enjoy a bowl of cereal (or two!) while watching the show. A variety of milk options will also be available onsite for attendees to choose from.


Will there be restrooms available?
Yes. Restroom facilities will be available onsite, although it is encouraged to use the restroom before arriving.

All onsite restrooms will undergo enhanced cleanings before, during and after each event.

All guests are expected to practice social distancing while waiting in line for the restrooms.


How should I dispose of trash?
There will be receptacles onsite, although please keep trash in your vehicle when possible.

Please do not litter.




Can I picnic or tailgate during the film?
No. There is no picnicking on the grounds, vehicle roofs, hoods, trunks, or truck beds.


Can I leave my vehicle during the event?
All guests must stay inside their vehicle during the event except to use the restrooms.

Masks are required any time you are outside your vehicle.

When outside your vehicle, please be respectful of others’ space.


Can I keep the engine idling?
Please refrain from idling your engine. If you need to periodically start your car to keep your battery charged, please limit the amount of time you are idling.


What should I do about my headlights?
Please dim your headlights before pulling into the theater and turn your lights (head, tail & interior) off before the movie starts


How will I hear the event?
All episodes are broadcast and can be heard in your vehicle using your FM Radio.

The specific FM channel to tune to will be listed on the screen during the pre-show trailer.

If your vehicle is not equipped with a radio, it is recommended to bring one. The frequency will be provided at check-in and shown on screen.

In addition, streaming quality audio will be available via wifi. Audio can be fed via Bluetooth or Aux cord to your car stereo.


How does the projection work during daylight hours?
We will be using bright, high resolution LED screens, which are visible during all daylight hours.