Sunset Drive In

This was located at 7320 N. McCormick Avenue in Skokie.  It opened in 1951.   It was a property of M and R Amusement.   It had a single screen.  Capacity was 1350 cars.    There was a concession stand and a playground near the screen.  It was located between Howard Street and Touhy Avenue on the west side of McCormick  Boulevard.  It closed in the mid 1978.   It was replaced by Felt Product Company.  The area is now a Federal Mogul Plant.


Ad for the Sunset Drive In Theater


Aerial Photo Sunset Drive In Internet Theater


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s