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Celebrate the 79th Anniversary of the Drive-In by Watching a Movie Under the Stars!

79 years ago, the first drive-in movie theater, the Camden Drive-In, opened in Camden, New Jersey. Richard Hollingshead opened the new theater after he was awarded a patent for the idea. According to this article on History.com, the theater was inspired by his mother: Park-In Theaters--the... (more)

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Jun 12, 2012 - George Jobson VIP Member

I love Drive-ins. I haven't been to a drive-in since 1987 but I had fond memories of being there. There hasn't been a drive-in in Kalamazoo since 1985, so I won't be able to celebrate. But I hope the Drive-ins continue to survive. We need them more than ever. 

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