Jeff Drive-In

4112 Jefferson Highway,
Metairie, LA 70121

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NYozoner
NYozoner on December 24, 2016 at 4:25 pm

Ville Ste Marie Senior Living – Assisted Living Facility
4112 Jefferson Hwy
New Orleans, LA 70121

rivest266
rivest266 on August 12, 2011 at 2:40 pm

This opened on May 5th, 1948. The drive-in’s site is now a school and field.

ArthurHardy
ArthurHardy on June 11, 2010 at 12:56 pm

Announcing a book about New Orleans Movie Theaters

THEREâ€\S ONE IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD
The History of the Neighborhood Theaters in New Orleans
is being written by 89-year-old Rene Brunet, the dean of the motion picture industry in Louisiana, and New Orleans historian and preservationist Jack Stewart. The 160-page,coffee table book will be released in November and is being published by Arthur Hardy Enterprises, Inc. Attention will be focused on 50 major neighborhood and downtown theaters, culled from a list of nearly 250 that have dotted the cityâ€\s landscape since the first “nickelodeon” opened in 1896 at 626 Canal Street. The book will be divided by neighborhoods and will open with a map and a narrative about each area. Each major theater will feature “then and now” photographs, historic information, and a short series of quotes from famous New Orleanians and from regular citizens who will share their recollections.
YOUR HELP IS NEEDED
We are trying to acquire memorabilia and additional photos of this theater for this publication. (deadline July 1.) You will be credited in the book and receive a free autographed copy if we publish the picture that you supply. Please contact Arthur Hardy at or call 504-913-1563 if you can help.

joysmovies
joysmovies on January 24, 2008 at 1:48 pm

Here’s an ad for a movie playing at the Jeff Drive-In, and other theatres from 1963:
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joysmovies
joysmovies on January 21, 2008 at 4:08 pm

Here’s a couple of Jeff Drive-In photos:
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