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    Centre, Alabama. $10 a carload for 2 first run movies! This place draws a lot of business, especially on the weekend. Load up the pick-up, everybody!!

    Here's a timeline from yankeepez's drive-in.com link:

    411 Drive-In Time Line
    1953 - opened
    1983 - closed and torn down
    2001 - FM sound added
    2001 - reopened

    army.arch, FotoEdge, tripleplay2007, and 1 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. FotoEdge 96 months ago | reply

      A Rare Roadside Find! ( A Working Drive-In!) Great Capture!

    2. Shani's Stuff 96 months ago | reply

      Cool, huh? Thanks!

    3. Dania Hurley 96 months ago | reply

      Yeah, nice to see one still open!

    4. trailshark02 95 months ago | reply

      It just opened about 5-6 years ago. The drive-in in Piedmont, AL has been around longer.

    5. yankeepez 95 months ago | reply

      Great find.

      Here is some history of this Drive_in.

      www.drive-ins.com/theater/alt411d

    6. Shani's Stuff 95 months ago | reply

      tripleplay: thanks!

      trailshark: ah, ok. I didn't realize that.

      yankeepez: thanks for the link!!!

    7. yankeepez 95 months ago | reply

      Your welcome. The sign said old so I had to investigate.
      Good to know it has a second life.

    8. Shani's Stuff 95 months ago | reply

      yankeepez: you know, it's weird, it says on that site it was torn down, but the ticket booth and sign both look really old, and there are still speaker poles all over the grounds. Plus the snack bar looks pretty ancient. Maybe they tore down the screen and rebuilt it. Or maybe they just meant closed. :-) Regardless, I was glad to read more about it!

    9. gridlox 82 months ago | reply

      We've been frequent visitors to this place since it reopened in 2001. Great folks running it now. Just this past month they have added a second screen and can show two movies at the same time!! Actually heading over tomorrow night to catch a double feature on Screen 1 (Batman - The Dark Knight & Step Brothers) :o)

    10. Shani's Stuff 81 months ago | reply

      gridlox: my daughter goes quite a bit, but I've never been. I'll have to one of these days!

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