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Southington Drive-In Theatre

2002 Photo from the Roger Katz collection
935 Meriden-Waterbury Tpke
Southington CT 06479

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Record #483  
 Opened: 1954
Capacity: 300 cars
Architectural Style(s):
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Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Southington Twin Drive-In

Thr Southington Drive-In had two screens and an 1,100 car capacity when it closed as a commercial enterprise in 2002. The town of Southington then bought the land and demolished the original screen and the concession stand/projection booth. The newer screen was left standing. The drive-in reopened on June, 26, 2010. It now shows classic movies on Saturday nights under the auspices of the town recreation department. The first movie shown was "E.T."

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November 2004 photos from the Roger Katz collection.

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Last featured 6/24/2003. Last edited 8/3/2011.

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