What’s better than a walk in the moonlight? A movie under the stars, of course. Drive-in theaters have a special cache all their own. Although drive-ins across the country have fallen victim to urban sprawl and hard times, outdoor movies remain a much-beloved part of Wisconsin’s summer fun. Even in the age of multiplex and IMAX, ten drive-ins still operate here.
Rear view of young couple snuggling behind the wheel of his convertible as they watch large screen action behind rows of cars at a drive-in movie theater, Los Angeles, July 22, 1949. Photograph by J.R. Eyerman.