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Lovington Drive-In Theatre

Lovington IL

Closed Outdoor Theatre
Record #11114  
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 Closed: Yes (date unknown)
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Information for this tour was contributed by Darren Snow.

Run by L.B. Hettinger, the Lovington Drive-In was a makeshift affair consisting of a screen hung up between two poles on a lot that presently contains a post office. From the mid-40s to the mid-50s, patrons could walk in and lounge on blankets near the screen, or watch the movies from their cars further back on the lot.



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Last featured 2002-12-27. Last edited 1/1/2006.

 
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