Sunset Drive-In

3402 Slide Road,
Lubbock, TX 79414

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Sunset Drive-In...Lubbock Texas

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Opened as the 5-Point Drive-In in 1947. In 1952 it was renamed Sunset Drive-In. The Sunset Drive-In was located on Highway 62 at Brownfield Highway. It was closed in November 1963.

Contributed by Billy Smith / Billy Holcomb / Don Lewis

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DonLewis
DonLewis on April 7, 2009 at 4:59 am

A theater ad from 1959 for the Sunset Drive In in Lubbock.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on December 5, 2009 at 8:27 pm

In 1956 it held as mentioned above 350 cars it was owned in 1956 by P.E.Smith .He also owned the TRAIL DRIVE IN.in Lubbock.

hoot
hoot on February 22, 2012 at 2:48 pm

The Sunset/Five Points Drive-in located on the South/West corner of intersections 34th Street, Slide Rd, and Brownfield Why.

jwmovies
jwmovies on December 13, 2012 at 7:32 am

Approx. address for this drive-in was 3402 Slide Road.

OCRon
OCRon on November 9, 2014 at 6:47 am

Yes, the 5-Point Drive-In became the Sunset Drive-In. Both are listed on CT.

Here is a Timeline from the Lubbock News. (see photo section for ad chronology)

Address: 3402 Slide Road

October 3, 1947: Opened as 5-Point Drive-In

April 16, 1952: Renamed Sunset Drive-In

November 9, 1963: Closed

1963: Demolished to build bank; Site now occupied by CVS Pharmacy

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