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Throwback Thursdays: Christmas in July event at the drive-in

The Circle Drive-In Theatre is showing two throwback movies, including one Christmas themed film, to help support The Lackawanna Historical Society.

We could all use a little Christmas spirit with everything going on lately.

And an event hitting Lackawanna County this week could do just that. 

Newswatch 16's Ryan Leckey spotlighted the "Christmas in July" event playing out at The Circle Drive-In Theatre in Dickson City tomorrow, July 23, 2020. 

It's part of something called "Throwback Thursdays." The event helps raise funds for the Lackawanna Historical Society. The nonprofit is located on the same grounds as the University of Scranton.

The Lackawanna Historical Society was founded in 1886. It's the oldest cultural organization in Lackawanna County dedicated to inspiring the exploration of Lackawanna County's history. 

Christmas in July Event Details

Date: Thursday, July 23, 2020

Movie: National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

Location: The Circle Drive-In Theatre, Dickson City

Cost: $8 for adults. $5 for kids

Time: Gates open at 7:30 p.m. Movie begins around 9 p.m.

Tickets: Available at this link. 

August 20, 2020 Event

You can also purchase tickets at the same link above for the other "Throwback Thursday" event at The Circle Drive-In Theatre. It too benefits the Lackawanna Historical Society. The movie on Thursday, August 20, 2020 is "Caddyshack."