Empire 6 Cinemas

3800 S. Louise Avenue,
Sioux Falls, SD 57106

Unfavorite No one has favorited this theater yet

| Street View

Opened by Midcontinent Theatres (MIDCO) in 1990. Seating was listed at 1,302. Carmike Cinemas took over the operations in 1995.

The theatre closed in 2002. Any further information on the theatre would be appreciated.

Contributed by Chuck

Recent comments (view all 1 comments)

zogh
zogh on December 11, 2012 at 3:25 am

The ‘Empire 6’ was located on the south end of what was the ‘New Town Mall’ & was named as such the ‘New Town 6’. The mall was absorbed by the larger ‘Empire Plaza’ across the street, & changed name to the ‘Empire East’ and that changed the theatre to the empire name. After many stores departed & the interior grand hall was eliminated, the only entry to the theatre became the South entrance to the building where the parking area was very small & forcing people to park in the west lot & walk an aprox. city block distance to the entry. And because of the inclimate weather of the area, many movie fans chose not to go through the hassle. After management changes & bad attendance it finally closed.

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