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Route 66 Drive In

1700 Knights Recreation Dr, Springfield, IL 62711-7348
+1 217-698-0066
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Movie Night

Great value for the money...two shows for $7.50/person! Get in close to when the gates open... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2017
Kirk E
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Springfield, Illinois
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Great place to create family memories

While eating dinner at the Golden Corral, I found out that there was a drive inn within a short... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2017
Venice C
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 28, 2017
“Movie Night ”
Mar 23, 2017
“Great place to create family memories”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1700 Knights Recreation Dr, Springfield, IL 62711-7348
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Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Great value for the money...two shows for $7.50/person! Get in close to when the gates open, usually 8pm, for primo parking. Bring a soccer ball, football, or baseball & gloves to entertain the kids before the movie starts. Great retro experience for all to enjoy.

1  Thank Kirk E
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Reviewed March 24, 2017

While eating dinner at the Golden Corral, I found out that there was a drive inn within a short distance from the restaurant so quite naturally I went to check it out. I couldn't believe how nice and clean it was. The thing I liked...More

1  Thank Venice C
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Reviewed July 17, 2016

We always try to get to the drive in at least a couple times per year, if nothing else for nostalgia. This is a wonderful location, and we always have a good experience. Management does a great job with making everything family friendly. Nothing like...More

Thank TimW43
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Reviewed July 14, 2016

Way less expensive than indoor movie for both the shows and the snacks. Recent release movies. Two screens.

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Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

My family and I traveled to Springfield for the weekend and to specifically go to the drive in. We seen a double feature for a great price and had a great view. Will definitely be back.

Thank Sharon666666
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Reviewed June 5, 2016

Great way to spend a summer evening! 2 movies for the price of less than one at a "regular" theater. For $7.50 you get a double feature on screen 1 or 2 or you can mix and match one on each screen. Movies are listened...More

1  Thank sunnid94
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Reviewed January 28, 2016

Good place for a drive in movie and cheap. Watched the movies and enjoyed a night with some friends. It was just what you would expect, nothing too special, but an enjoyable place for a movie with a friendly staff.

Thank Steve G
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Reviewed August 21, 2015

Just went to the drive-in theater at night to watch Minions. Cool experience. First time my wife and I and our children had ever been to a drive-in theater. Only problem is that since we were watching the later showing, the concession building closed only...More

Thank Ilan H
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Reviewed June 25, 2014

Head to the drive in to find out why these theaters were once so popular. Enjoy a double feature from the comfort of your car or bring your lawn chairs and sit outside. Cost of admittance for two shows is less than you'll pay at...More

4  Thank GoNorthToAlaska
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