- Skyline Drive-In, Barstow, California. As one reviewer wrote, this place is full of “fond, childhood memories,” but despite the nostalgia factor, still shows current films.
- Vineland Drive-In, Industry, California. CBS Los Angeles dubbed Vineland a major “retro” throwback and one of its best drive-in movie theaters in the Los Angeles area, complete with quirky characters and showings seven days a week, all detailed on Vineland’s website .
- West Wind Capitol Drive-In, San Jose, California. San Jose’s family-owned West Wind Capitol Drive-In is a self-proclaimed “American phenomenon,” which has included the usual popcorn, candy, and new features since 1952.
- West Wind Drive-In, Goleta, California. Not to be confused with the aforementioned San Jose location, this theater also allows viewers from a different part of the state a few hours of family fun for only $8.25 for adults and $1.75 for kids ages 5-11.
California Drive-in Theaters. California's first drive-in movie theater opened in June of 1938 (there were less than 15 "auto theaters" in all of America at that point). Within just ten years, another 43 drive-ins had opened and California was on its way to becoming one of the top drive-in movie states.
The Van Buren Drive-In Theatre and Swap Meet have resumed their regularly scheduled operations. On June 15, Los Angeles County has joined the state in lifting most COVID-19 restrictions including capacity limits and distancing requirements.
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