The 22nd Annual Sidewalk Film Festival – At The Drive-In!


This year’s festival will transition to the outdoor location of The Grand River Drive-In at The Backyard of the Outlet Shops of Grand River in Leeds, Alabama due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The 2020 event transition will provide this year’s attendees with a safe option to view the more than 150 features and short films set to screen during the Aug. 24-30 festival.

Each night will feature films on four different screens throughout the property.  Gates will tentatively open each evening at 6:30 p.m. with the start of the first films of the night scheduled to begin at 8 p.m.

Tickets are now on sale at and you can see the films we have announced so far at View our Youtube playlist of each film’s trailer here.

Onsite tickets will be available for each individual film and will be priced based on the number of individuals in each vehicle (one person per car = $15, two people per car = $26, three people per car = $35, four people per car = $42, and five people or more per car = $47). Concessions and bar service will be provided by The Grand River Drive-In at The Backyard. Have any questions about what to experience? Check out the How To Fest page.

Contact the Box Office
Phone: 205-413-3794

We hope to see you there!