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Gala Twin Drive-In Theater - Facts & Highlights

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Gala Twin Drive-In Theater

Sawyerwood Drive-In Theater (1948 - 1949)
Closed down
2215 East Waterloo Rd. -- U.S. 224
Akron, OH 44312
 
Express Code: ohtgala
Status: closed
Season:
Year Built:
Screens: 2
Car Capacity: 475
Acres:
Opening Date: 08/27/1948
First Movie: Fun and Fancy Free, Devil's Playground
Site: torn down
Details: Now occupied by Gala Commons
 
Accessories:
Sound: FM
Projection:
Converted to Digital:
Movie Features:
Offering:
 

Theater Timeline

1948    Grand opening as Sawyerwood Drive-In
1950    Renamed Gala Drive-In
1997    Final year of operation

People

  • operators
    Mike And Mary Krunich
    2004 - current
  • owners
    Mike And Mary Krunich
    2004 - current

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