Rebel Drive-In

5400 Government Street,
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

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Grand opening ad

Had a large Rebel flag on back of screen.

Contributed by Stevan Boyd

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FredSliman on November 29, 2009 at 8:20 pm

This was among Baton Rouge’s six drive-in screens (for one brief moment in 1970, all existed in operation, with a twin just built and one on its way out for a new expressway addition.) The Rebel was one of two that were in the middle of town. Its operation ended in early 1973 and the site is now occupied by a (closed) shopping center, several fast food outlets and a Mexican restaurant and bar.

rivest266 on January 12, 2012 at 2:04 pm

This opened on February 20th, 1952. I have uploaded an aerial of the drive-in as well as its grand opening ad here.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on January 12, 2012 at 3:13 pm

yep, that Rebel Flag would go over BIG today….

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