These 10 Nostalgic Drive-In Theaters In Texas Will Take You Back To The Good Old Days
Ah, good old drive-ins. As a millennial, I’ve never had the opportunity to experience one, but I’ve heard many a story from my parents about late nights in the bed of a friend’s truck, sipping soda and munching on popcorn as “Grease” or a similar movie lit up the night sky. Lucky for my generation (and our elders who want to revive their childhood), there are still plenty of operating drive-in theaters in Texas where we can go for a good time and a huge hit of nostalgia. Here are 10 of the best ones that have mastered the art of setting the clock back a few decades.
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Have you been to any of these drive-in theaters in Texas? Which one is your favorite? Did this article bring back any cherished childhood memories?
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.
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