The 15 coolest drive-in theaters in the US
The coolest drive-in theaters in the US include the Skyview Drive-In in Belleville, Illinois; the 66 Drive-In in Carthage, Missouri; and Bengies in Baltimore, Maryland.
Gemini Theatre Sign
Photo taken 1985 or early 1986. If you were a kid growing up in Dallas from the 60s - the mid 80's, you probably remember going to the Gemini on hot summer Monday nights, when it was $1 a carload to get in, and almost every car was packed to the brim with kids contorted in all kinds of strange ways. I remember sweating to death in the trunk with two friends waiting for what seemed like forever in the long line that went around the block to get in. The experience was so traumatic that I don't…
Sign for the Airway Drive-in Theatre on St. Charles Rock Road in north county opened in 1948 - I remember seeing the original 1971 Mechanic movie with my sister's friend, it is a experience today's youth will never experience along with the skeeters.
Lakewood Drive-In Theater, Carson Street, Lakewood, California (LOC)
Margolies, John,, photographer. Lakewood Drive-In Theater, Carson Street, Lakewood, California 1981. 1 photograph : color transparency ; 35 mm (slide format). Notes: Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies categories: Mural and decorated screens; Drive-in movie theaters & signs. Purchase; John Margolies 2007 (DLC/PP-2007:125). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs…