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Kansas Has Five Drive-In Movie Theaters; a Sixth May Be Coming Soon


TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) — People of a certain age will remember drive-in movie theaters. Once wildly popular across the country, drive-in movie theaters have largely disappeared. However, there are still a few places in Kansas where you can enjoy this entertainment experience.

KSNT reports that a handful of drive-ins remain active in the Sunflower State. According to, Kansas has five such theaters. They are located in Wichita, Paola, Kanopolis, Dodge City and Kansas City, Kansas. Another drive-in is planned soon in Trego County, in the western part of the state.