About the Website is a comprehensive and continuously updated website dedicated to drive-in movie theaters and their history.

The site features a searchable database of 5054 drive-in movie theaters. The online archives contain 27723 drive-in photos and thousands of media references. Additional features include industry resources for owners, as well as showtimes, events calendar, and an online store for enthusiasts.

To see more about, see our Vision Statement.

Brother-and-sister team Kipp Sherer and Jennifer Sherer Janisch also partake in drive-in road trips which they broadcast to website visitors. To learn more, see About Us.

How Did Get Started

Kipp Sherer and Jennifer Sherer started researching drive-ins in 1995 when they decided the world needed more good drive-ins. The database was a repository for their research and grew into a place where drive-in fans could share information and memories. Time Line

  • 1999 launched
  • 2000 Launched Ozoner Rewards
  • 2001 Ozoner Cards carried in 46 states
  • 2004 marks 1,000,000th website visitor
  • 2007-2008 Complete overhaul
  • 2014 New public editing capability and performance upgrades

What's Next for plans to continue to up the ante by leveraging data storage and retrieval technology as well cutting edge communication strategies to preserve drive-in history and promote operating drive-ins in years to come. The website continues to evolve and change as people from all over the world contribute their photographs, memories, and knowledge about drive-ins. As the community of drive-in enthusiasts, owners, and goers continues to grow, so will