NEW DATE ADDED: itison Drive-In Movies Christmas!

Loch Lomond Shores, Ben Lomond Way, Balloch, G83 8QL

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NEW DATE ADDED! itison Drive-In Movies Christmas at Loch Lomond Shores – 18-24th Dec; all your favourite Christmas movies with food, festive fun & more - £30 per car inc booking fee

About this event

You've bought thousands of tickets in just a few hours, so we've added a whole new day of Love Actually on the 18th! Get in quick before tickets go again, and enjoy the perfect Christmas tradition.

We’re showing all your favourite holiday movies with Elf, Home Alone 1 & 2, It’s a Wonderful Life, Die Hard and – for the first time ever – Love Actually!

For just £30 per car including booking fee, you can see a Christmas classic, sing along with Christmas car-aoke and tuck into delicious gourmet food in the magical setting that’s perfect for getting into the festive spirit.

Tues 18th December

  • Love Actually - 5:30pm (gates open 3.30pm) & 9:30pm (gates open 8pm)

Wed 19th December 

  • Elf - 6pm (gates open 4pm) & 9:30pm (gates open 8pm) SOLD OUT

Thurs 20th December

  • Elf – 12pm (gates open 10am) 
  • Home Alone – 6pm (gates open 4pm) SOLD OUT
  • Home Alone 2 – 9:30pm (gates open 8pm) SOLD OUT

Fri 21st December – Elf Friday!

  • Elf – 12pm (gates open 10am)
  • Elf – 6pm (gates open 4pm) SOLD OUT
  • Elf – 9:30pm (gates open 8pm) SOLD OUT

Sat 22nd December

  • Home Alone – 12pm (gates open 10am) SOLD OUT
  • Home Alone 2 – 5:30pm (gates open 3.30pm) SOLD OUT
  • Love Actually – 9:30pm (gates open 8pm) SOLD OUT

Sun 23rd December

  • Elf – 12pm (gates open 10am) & 5:30pm (gates open 3.30pm) SOLD OUT
  • Die Hard – 9:30pm (gates open 8pm) SOLD OUT

Mon 24th December – Christmas Eve

  • Elf – 12pm (gates open 10am) SOLD OUT
  • It’s a Wonderful Life – 5pm (gates open 3.30pm) 

Park-up under the stars at Loch Lomond Shores and soak up the festive atmosphere of Scotland’s most magical Christmas experience:

  • See the best festive films on our state of the art outdoor LED movie screen
  • A magical wonderland forest illuminated for Christmas - just 20 minutes from Glasgow
  • Gourmet festive food inc marshmallows to toast over our cosy fires, wood-fired pizzas, hot dogs, deluxe hot chocolate, waffles and more - make sure you arrive early so you have plenty of time to sample all the goodies!
  • The original and best car-aoke with Santa and his elves
  • Amazing Christmas treat for little ones (and big kids too!) Get cosied up against the backdrop of Ben Lomond and Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park in the spectacular setting of Loch Lomond Shores; perfect for a spot of pre-movie Christmas shopping or a trip to the Loch Lomond Sea Life Aquarium

Here’s what to expect on the big screen this Christmas:

Elf (PG)

  • Wed 19th - 6pm & 9:30pm
  • Thurs 20th – 12pm
  • Fri 21st – 12pm, 6pm & 9:30pm
  • Sun 23rd – 12pm & 5:30pm  
  • Mon 24th - 12pm

One of the funniest Christmas movies ever made, starring Will Ferrell as Buddy the Elf. You know the rest, this is one son-of-a-nutcracker of a movie. 

Home Alone (PG)

  • Thurs 20th - 6pm
  • Sat 22nd – 12pm

Merry Christmas, ya filthy animal! Relive the 90s classic and see a baby-faced Macaulay Culkin take on the fearsome Wet Bandits. 

Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (PG)

  • Thu 20th – 9:30pm
  • Sat 22nd – 5:30pm

The most forgetful parents in the world have lost their son again, and the only thing that’s going to stop The Wet Bandits robbing New York’s toy stores is Kevin McCallister. 

Love Actually (15)

  • Tue 18th - 5.30pm & 9.30pm
  • Sat 22nd – 9:30pm

Brand-new to itison Drive-In Movies, join every British actor ever for the ultimate festive rom-com!

Die Hard (18)

  • Sun 23rd – 9:30pm

What would Christmas be without terrorists, a hostage situation and Alan Rickman going head-to-head with Bruce Willis? Yippie-ki-yay!  

It’s a Wonderful Life (U)

  • Mon 24th – 5pm 

Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas without this James Stewart classic to remind us what’s really important this festive season. Don't forget the tissues! 

Loved by itisoners

"The family had a great time. Staff were very friendly and helpful and we all had a great view. Thoroughly enjoyed the movie and the whole experience. We will book again!"

"It's a brilliant afternoon/night out. The atmosphere is great & it's nice to be all cosy in the car watching a movie!"

"I loved it! It was so well organised! Entry to the car park was a breeze, we had great visibility to the screen, the food (especially the chips) was amazing, sound quality was fantastic and it was efficient when getting out of the car park"

"Very well organised. Great food and prices. Immaculate toilet facilities! - which is a lovely bonus for an organised event like this! Staff all friendly. Overall great day and will definitely be back.”

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Small print

Ticket is valid for the time and date shown on your ticket only.

Ticket is valid for one vehicle, with a driver and up to 4 passengers. We recommend you don't overload your car make sure everyone has a good view through the windscreen.

Remember to bring your ticket! You can either print it or show it on your phone.

Multiple purchases permitted.

You’ll need an FM radio (in-car or handheld) to hear the movie. We’ll let you know the frequency when you arrive.

Gourmet street food will be available to purchase on-site; vegetarian and gluten free options available.

The movie running times and ratings are:
-Home Alone: PG (99 mins)
-Home Alone 2: PG (115 mins)
-Elf: PG (95 mins)
-It's A Wonderful Life: U (130 mins)
-Die Hard: 18 (135 mins)
-Love Actually: 15 (145 mins)

Please check the weather report and dress accordingly – if it’s cold, we recommend wrapping up and bringing blankets and hot water bottles to keep cosy. Please wear outdoor shoes - it's December in Scotland!

Adverse weather shouldn’t affect screenings (you’ll be inside your cars!) however extreme conditions may. For updates please check Facebook & Twitter.

We’ll send you a map and all the info you need prior to event. 

Latecomers will not be admitted - please arrive no later than 20 minutes before screening to guarantee entry.

Spaces will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

4 x 4s and people carriers permitted and will be accommodated in a designated area.

No vans, coaches or commercial vehicles are permitted.

Assistance and well behaved dogs are permitted. Please note that it's a busy event with lots of cars, so owners must make sure that dogs are well behaved and remain on a leash any time they're outside.  

You must comply with the Road Traffic Act 1988, ensuring every passenger has a seat belt. Remember not to overload your car, as it will mean you won’t all be able to see!

To make sure everyone has a great view, you should remain in your car during the screening.

Engines and lights must be switched off during the performance apart from when you are charging your battery (if required).

Strictly no alcohol permitted.

Toilet facilities available including disabled toilets.

The event takes place on a hard-standing car park and is wheelchair accessible.

Should you for any reason need to leave the screening you will be provided with a contact telephone number to call for assistance.

Vehicles are parked at the risk of the owners. itison & Safety Training Scotland do not accept any liability and cannot be held responsible for any loss, damage to your property or for any collisions that may occur causing injury.

£8 of the ticket price is allocated towards the actual cinema ticket relating to this performance. Additional info available here

Ticket is non-refundable unless the event is cancelled.

Ticket is not exchangeable for cash or valid with any other offers.  

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  • Loch Lomond Shores
  • Ben Lomond Way, Balloch,
    G83 8QL
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NEW DATE ADDED: itison Drive-In Movies Christmas!

£30 includes £5 booking fee