Rules + FAQ
Precautions and care have been taken to make this event as safe as possible. Our teams have been working hand-in-hand with LA City officials and the LAFD to provide a safe and controlled drive-in experience.PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THE PREMISES IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING FLU LIKE SYMPTOMS OR HAVE A FEVER, A PERSISTENT COUGH, OR EXPERIENCING SHORTNESS OF BREATH. PLEASE ALSO DO NOT ENTER THE PREMISES IF YOU HAVE BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH COVID-19 OR HAVE BEEN EXPOSED TO SOMEONE WHO HAS BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH COVID-19.
In compliance with State and County requirements, we have established the following safety guidelines to protect our guests and staff:
Please be PATIENT with us. We are navigating a new world, and WE WILL make adjustments and improve as time goes on.
All guests in each vehicle must bring a face covering to enter the premises. No exceptions. 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. No more than 10 people are allowed in line for a single restroom.
Handwashing stations are provided and all attendees must wash hands after using the restroom Physical distancing of at least 6 feet will be enforced. YOU MUST FOLLOW ALL OTHER GUIDELINES POSTED AT THE PROPERTY, AS WELL AS CDC AND LA COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES.
IF YOU DO NOT FOLLOW THE ABOVE GUIDELINES, YOU WILL BE ASKED TO LEAVE WITHOUT REFUND. All ages, welcome but viewer discretion is advised Alcohol is prohibited.
Please be kind when entering and exiting, Please be kind to others and considerate of others around you.
Follow the traffic controllers, and have a great time! We hope you enjoy the Cinemauto experience!
By attending Cinemauto, all attendees and any guests voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 and agree not to hold Cinemauto; JGL Creative; Unified Parking Services Inc.; AAA Parking; Starlite Cinemas; or any of their affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors, or volunteers liable for any illness or injury.
HOOKING UP TO SOUND
You will be tuning in to a designated FM station once you arrive to play the audio while you’re watching on the big screen. Instructions will be given, and assistance will be offered when you arrive.
ARRIVAL INFORMATION / TICKET SCANNING
WHEN DO I NEED TO ARRIVE FOR THE EVENT?
Cinemauto will open 30 minutes before the listed showtime. Guests are asked to arrive before the show starts. 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?
Please show your receipt / confirmation email and photo ID upon arrival
WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED?
713 N. Hill St
Los Angeles CA 90012
The entrance is located close to Ord and N. Hill
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. Best viewing will be vehicles facing forward.
WHAT SHOULD I DO ABOUT MY HEADLIGHTS?
Please dim your headlights before pulling into the theater and turn your lights (head, tail, and interior) off before the screening starts.
In case of emergency, please use your hazard lights to notate that you have a concern or question and our staff will come to you and guide you out if necessary.
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 a leash.
IS CINEMUATO ADA ACCESSIBLE?
Yes, we are ADA compliant. We have designed the environment to ensure that everyone can enjoy our experience.
FOOD AND DRINK
CAN I BRING ALCOHOL?
Alcoholic Beverages are prohibited.
CAN I BRING FOOD OR DRINKS?
In an effort to re-energize and support neighborhood restaurants, Cinemauto will offer a food & beverage experience tailored for easy consumption in the vehicle. Included with the meal package ticket, guests can pre-select from curated “takeout” meal boxes prepared by restaurant partners that will be delivered to them onsite via carhop service.
In addition, we will be offering a curated selection of a la carte items in our community market from local makers, restaurants, and brands. To order a la carte snacks, visit our community market on our webpage.
Make sure to include your row#, car make, and license plate in the notes on the cart page before checking out.
Orders can be placed throughout the movie, and we will bring it out to you as soon as we can. Please allow for a little extra time during the films.
HOW SHOULD I DISPOSE OF TRASH?
There will be receptacles onsite, although please keep trash in your vehicle when possible. Please don’t litter.
WILL THERE BE RESTROOMS AVAILABLE?
Yes. Temporary 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. No more than 10 people are allowed in line for a single restroom.
Handwashing stations are provided and all attendees must wash hands after using the restroom
DURING THE EVENT
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 CAR ON 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. Be aware that any lights in your car will be a distraction to others.
HOW WILL I HEAR THE MOVIE?
All films are broadcast and can be heard in your vehicle using your FM Radio.
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.
IS CINEMAUTO FRIENDLY FOR LIGHT OR AUDIO SENSITIVE VISITORS?
If you are sensitive to bright lights and sound effects in movies, please use caution when watching the show.
NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES, ALL SALES ARE FINAL.
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