When the weather is warm, Minnesotans love heading outside to enjoy an evening under the stars with a good movie. Here are some drive-in movie nights and theaters that central Minnesota has to offer.

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    Long Drive-In Theater

    The Long Drive-In is located in Long Prairie. It was voted "Best of Minnesota" on WCCO.

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    Starlite Drive-In Theater

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    Vali-Hi Drive-In

    Vali Hi Drive-In is located in Lake Elmo and is open all week. Tickets cost $8.50 per person. Children ages 6-12 cost $1 and kids 5 and under are free.

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    Summer Movies in the Park

    Millstream Park in St. Joseph will host three outdoor movies this summer. The first one is set for 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 24. The featured movie is Boxtrolls.

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    Movie Under the Stars

    St. Cloud Park & Recreation is set to host another Movie Under the Stars on Friday, August 28th at Whitney Memorial Park. You are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy a movie under the stars. Seating will open at 7:30pm, and the film will start at dusk. Admission is $5 per person or $8 per family, and concessions will be available for purchase.

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