Video: Wichita’s Starlite Prospers Under New Ownership

Last year about this time, the story of Wichita KS’s Starlite Drive-In Theatre was a sad one indeed. Its recently acquired owner had shut down the Starlite and was reportedly on the verge of selling the place for warehouse development. Remarkably, the Starlite recovered. Local leaders saw the importance of the city’s last drive-in and…

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Video: Moonlite Reopens in West Wyoming PA

Great news! After sitting idle for 30 years, the Moonlite Drive-In in West Wyoming PA has reopened. Even better is that we have video of the event courtesy of WNEP, Scranton’s News Leader. Owner Eric Symeon bought the place in early 2017 and spent two years working to clear out the effects of decades of…

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Video: Rodeo Celebrates 70 Years

Over the years, I’ve seen a lot of local TV news segments about nearby drive-in theaters. This week, KING-TV, Seattle’s News Leader, posted an affectionate look at Bremerton WA’s Rodeo Drive-In Theatre that has to be in my Top Ten. As I wrote two years ago during my Drive-In-A-Day Odyssey, “Rodeo Motor Movies” opened in…

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