1948 : Lansing Drive-In Opens, Lansing’s First Drive-In

May 29, 2018 all-day

The Lansing Drive-in made its debut on Saturday, May 29, 1948 at 5509 S. Cedar St., a mile south of the city. Tickets cost 60 cents for adults, and children under 12 were admitted free. A Lansing State Journal advertisement said you could come dressed as you like. The drive-in closed in 1982.

Source : Vickki Dozier, “Lansing Drive-In Theaters”, Lansing State Journal, October 18, 2015.

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