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Manitoba drive-ins raising money for conversion

The Winnipeg Free Press ran an article over the weekend about two drive-ins in Manitoba that are struggling to find the cash to buy digital projection equipment. The Stardust (Morden) and Shamrock (Killarney) both face an uncertain future as they go into the off-season without the right stuff to reopen in the spring. And it suggests…

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Midway using Kickstarter to go digital

The Midway Drive-In (Palmyra IL) is facing the modern problem of needing to buy a digital projector. It’s attempting to solve it with a modern solution: a Kickstarter project. Folks who pledge the right amount of cash will receive rewards such as popcorn and pop (we call it “soda” around here), a t-shirt, admission passes,…

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Carload expands to three more states

After 15 years of serving up the weekly movie listings for Colorado drive-in theaters, this site is expanding. I just added the other three states of the Four Corners: Arizona, New Mexico, and Utah. But if Colorado movie listings are what you want, you can still find them here. Like all those theaters that have…

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