Feature Film Program

Queens Drive-In: The Nightmare Before Christmas

Tim Burton’s stop-motion animated musical classic about Jack Skellington, the Pumpkin King who discovers a secret passageway to a mysterious place called Christmastown.

Sun Nov 15 6:00 PM

The Film

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Henry Selick | US | 76

1993. With the voices of Chris Sarandon, Catherine O’Hara, Paul Reubens. Jack Skellington, the Pumpkin King of Halloweentown, longs for something more in life, and thinks he has found it when he stumbles upon the brilliant twinkling lights of Christmastown. He then becomes determined to have it all for himself. Conceived and produced by Tim Burton and directed by stop-motion animation whiz Selick, this meticulously crafted fantasy, featuring Oscar-nominated special effects and a dazzling, tuneful song score by the great composer Danny Elfman, brings two holidays together and has become a staple of both Christmas and Halloween.

Event Details

6:00 PM
Doors Open & Pre-Show Begins
7:00 PM
Film Begins
Part of the Sunday Night Movies series of free screenings presented by NYC Councilman Francisco Moya.

All Queens Drive-In attendees will need to enter via the 111th Street/49th Avenue entrance to the New York Hall of Science. There will be no access from the Grand Central Parkway. Please take the Long Island Expressway to the 108th Street exit, and take local streets to the entrance for all vehicles on 49th Avenue and 111th Street. Signs and staff members will direct you to the Drive-In upon arrival.

For complete Drive-In FAQs, head here.

Venue

Queens Drive-In at The New York Hall of Science

47-01 111th St, Corona, NY 11368

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