10 more for the road
Here are 10 more surviving passion pits worth seeking out:
No joke: First-run double-headers for $4. Plus, cans of beer and breakfast sandwiches.
The Corral Drive-In, Guymon, Okla.
Come for the double feature, stay for the Loaded Baked Potato Pizza.
Harvest Moon Drive-in, Gibson City, Ill.
Partially powered by wind turbines since 2008.
Capri Drive-In Theater, Coldwater, Mich.
This beloved, family-owned charmer survived the digital switch.
The 49’er Drive-In Theatre, Valparaiso, Ind.
Popcorn is an absolute must — this is Orville Redenbacher territory, after all.
Hull’s Drive-In Movie Theatre, Lexington, Va.
The first (and only?) community-owned nonprofit drive-in movie theater in the country.
Macon Drive-In, Lafayette, Tenn.
When in rural Tennessee …
Wellfleet Drive-in Theatre, Wellfleet, Mass.
A Cape Cod institution complete with flea market, dairy bar and mini-golf.
The Finger Lakes Drive-In, Auburn, N.Y.
There’s a decent amount of drive-ins still open for business in New York — this is the oldest operating of them.
Sky-Vue Drive-In Theatre, Lamesa, Texas
Home of the infamous Chihuahua Sandwich: Tostada shells filled with homemade chili, pimento cheese, cabbage and onions with a jalapeno on the side.