220 Drive-In

4210 Franklin Road,
Roanoke, VA 24014

Unfavorite No one has favorited this theater yet

| Street View

Opened in 1952 as the Star City Drive-In. The name was changed to the 220 Drive-In in 1970. This drive-in was located on Franklin Road (US 220 south). Car capacity is listed at 250. The 220 Drive-In closed around 1987 and was replaced with a shopping center.

Contributed by Lost Memory

Recent comments (view all 3 comments)

ghamilton
ghamilton on June 14, 2005 at 10:26 am

Another victim of Walmart.

gbeenie
gbeenie on August 7, 2006 at 4:21 pm

It was actually the first Wal-Mart in that part of the state. I remember going to that drive-in in 1985 (we were underaged, so we used a piece of plywood to circumvent the “severe tire damage”); they still used window speakers, which I found funny when watching porno. :)

jwmovies
jwmovies on August 29, 2012 at 11:59 am

This drive-in was located where Kohl’s is now. Approx. address is 4210 Franklin Road. The screen was facing away from the highway (near the back of what is now Home Depot).

You must login before making a comment.

New Comment

Subscribe Want to be emailed when a new comment is posted about this theater?
Just login to your account and subscribe to this theater