Parkway Drive-In

5318 N. Memorial Parkway,
Huntsville, AL 35810

660 cars

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Previously operated by: Cobb Theatres, R.C. Cobb Inc.

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Parkway Drive-In

The Parkway Drive-In opened on May 5, 1955. The opening night attraction was “Submarine Command”. The drive-in boasted a screen measuring 110' x 55'. Advertisement stated it was the world’s largest screen and also the worlds largest drive-in cafeteria. A note on this drive-in and the 231 Drive-In., the back of the drive-in lots butted up to each other. The Parkway Drive-In’s last day of operation was February 12, 1978. R.C. Cobb Inc. operated the drive-in from 1964 until its closing.

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jjmaccrimmon on July 22, 2014 at 11:50 am

This property is now empty of all the remains or ruins of the previous theater. Satellite and drive-by views show the parking lines for the two screen lots, but little else remains. The property is now fronted by a small used car dealership on Memorial Parkway.

Mister_Comics on October 3, 2017 at 10:19 am

By 1972 newspapers advertised both the Parkway and Woody’s Drive-In as Cobb Theatres.

jamesbuckmaster on July 19, 2018 at 7:12 pm

Here’s a song I wrote based on my time spent at this particular theater…

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