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South Chester Drive-In - Facts & Highlights

General Information edit

South Chester Drive-In

No known aliases.
playground Closed down
CA 99 and Chester Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93304
Express Code: catsou2
Status: closed
Year Built: 1945
Screens: 1
Car Capacity: 600
Opening Date: 08/14/1945
First Movie: When The Lights Go On Again, The Great Mike
Site: torn down
Details: Now occupied by Penske Truck Rental and Lock-Up III Self Storage
Converted to Digital:
Movie Features:
Offering: Playground

Theater Timeline

1945    Grand opening as Drive-In Theater with no specific name
1949    Renamed South Chester Drive-In, under new management
1980    Closed and torn down by the early 1980s


  • operators
    Exhib. , L. A.
    2003 - current
  • owners
    Exhib. , L. A.
    2003 - current

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