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Town & Country Drive-In in Abilene, TX

Town & Country Drive-In

in Abilene, TX

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What's New

most recent photos Recently updated drive-ins
Jun, 2016
Theatre Catalog and other drive-in memorabilia For Sale. We're clearing out some old inventory and storage. See our Ebay auctions, including an 1949-50, 8th Edition Theatre Catalog.
May, 2015
Theatre Catalogs Back. Browse the movie theater industry Theatre Catalogs, or use the search.
May, 2015
The Troy Paiva exhibit is back online. See Drive-in Theater Boneyard.
April, 2015
The Interactive Statistics are up and functional again.
June, 2014
Our store is back online. Get classics like drive-in speakers and Drizzle Gards as well as books and other drive-in theater related items in the Store.

Drive-In Theater Stats for January 23, 2018

5083 Drive-in Movie Theaters
4 Updated This Week
28331 Photos
2 New Uploads Online Store

Route 66: The Mother Road

Route 66: The Mother Road



Drive-In Movie Theater News

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Jan 23, 2018
Couples plan A drive-in movie theater in rural Douglas County Omaha World-Herald
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Jan 23, 2018
The Drive-In Cinema to return to South Shields right in time for Valentines Day ChronicleLive
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Jan 22, 2018
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Jan 21, 2018
Painting his past American Press
Jan 20, 2018
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Jan 20, 2018
Stagecoach robbery at the drive-in theater Loveland Reporter-Herald