I Miss Outdoor Drive-in Movies

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    Embarrassing/funny Childhood Drive-in Story

    OMG I loved reading these! Prompted me to do my first EP story. A bit humiliating but here goes anyway . . . My mom had to work a late shift every other Friday when I was growing up so I would spend the night at the babysitter’s. She was a close friend of my mom’s with...
    PieRSquared PieRSquared
    31-35, M
    Sep 3, 2010

    My First Drive-in Movie

    When I was 4 years old in the spring of 1975 I begged my parents to take me to see "The Giant Spider Invasion" Being that they wanted to see it too they took me.I loved every cheesy minute of it-the spider being a volkswagon beetle covered in fur with red filters on the...
    mytsi mytsi
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Nov 7, 2011

    Good Old Days!

    New Jersey in the 50's. Summer Picnics, the scent of freshly cut grass, Lightning Bugs, Erie Railroad, Christmas Decorations strung across light and utility poles in town,  Chocolate Chip mint Ice Cream and Taylor Ham and the Drive-in. The Rout 17 Drive was my first...
    paddytram paddytram
    56-60, M
    20 Responses Oct 21, 2009

    It Would Be So Fun.

    I would like to go to a drive-inn My wife and I could go ALONE and if its a "good" movie (Adult). We could make love and in various positions and for various lengths of time
    Snookybear Snookybear
    36-40, M
    Nov 7, 2009


    I can't believe there are only the three of us in this group!!!!!  The drive in was such a big part of my early life, from childhood clear through young adulthood.  It was an economical alternative to the indoor theatre, and you had the thrill of seeing movies al fresco...
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor
    56-60, F
    Oct 5, 2009

    The Drive-in Movies

    As a child I loved going to the drive-in movies and don't think there was anything better than being out in the fresh air,under the moon and stars,watching movies on the big giant screen.It was always a special treat. My parents would gather up some drinks,snacks,a pillow and...
    ayankee ayankee
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Oct 4, 2009
    AuntieShani AuntieShani
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jul 23, 2014

    There's Only One

    I remember, down in the west of Ireland, where my parents were born, There was a Outdoor Drive in Movies, just outside of Castlebar. I only ever went there once, but there was something great about it. It was like watching a film in your sitting room, because you couldn't hear...
    Daveokay Daveokay
    22-25, M
    Mar 17, 2011

    Always Loved The Drive In Movies!!!

    oh man, i remember the drive in so fondly, and i remember so many of the movie's i saw!! right from the early 80's to the late 90's, my family used to go to the drive in movies every so often, and i watched so many different movies over the years, from Ghostbusters and All dogs...
    cowshed123 cowshed123
    36-40, M
    1 Response Oct 6, 2010
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