June 7: Valle Drive in, Newton IA

It’s Day 158 of my virtual Drive-In-a-Day Odyssey. I drove from Spirit Lake near Iowa’s northern border to the center of the state. The trip to the Valle Drive in in Newton, just east of Des Moines, took about three and a half hours. The Valle is the oldest drive-in in Iowa. It opened in 1948 (says its web site) or 1949 (says…

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