Little Dixie Drive-In Theatre
Photo from the Darren Snow collection
Highway 54 E & Christopher Rd|
Mexico MO 65265
|Record #7535 |
Closed: Yes (date unknown)
Demolished: Yes (date unknown)
Capacity: 500 cars|
Current Organ: none
| Also Known As: Airway|
| Previously operated by: Frisina Enterprises|
Information for this tour was contributed by Darren Snow.
Opened in 1950 with a capacity of approximately 500 cars. Sign by C. Bendsen.
In a feature article in the 1950/51 Theatre Catalog, the 15-acre Little Dixie was called "one of the largest of its type in the central section of Missouri." It was run by Frisina Mexico Theatres Co. In later years, it was called the Airway.
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Photos from the 1950-1951 Theatre Catalog collection.
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Last featured 3/8/2005. Last edited 4/22/2016.