Glendale 9 Drive-In

5650 N. 55th Avenue,
Glendale, AZ 85301

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NeonMichael on January 30, 2017 at 12:44 pm

Now that it’s the only operating drive-in in Arizona, the Glendale would have to be the largest. :) Like the others in the West Wind chain, they’re smart about offering periodic free movies, typically on Thursdays, to draw in new customers.

Now that it’s running digital, a couple of the shiny old film projectors are mounted like museum displays in the concession stand area.

rivest266 on November 15, 2015 at 4:41 pm

June 13, 1979 grand opening ad in photo section.

Chris1982 on June 10, 2015 at 5:11 pm

Opened June 13, 1979.

Chris1982 on September 18, 2014 at 11:08 pm

Their web site lists the drive-in as all digital.

Scott Neff
Scott Neff on June 7, 2007 at 5:16 pm

Designed as a 7-screen drive-in by Vincent Raney for Syufy Enterprises. This is one of the last Drive-Ins built by Syufy on 6/13/1979. It was later expanded into its current 9-screen configuration.

It is now operated as a West Wind drive-in.