Dixie Drive-In

2320 Old Jefferson Road,
Macon, GA 31201

327 cars

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Macon had a Dixie Drive-In to serve this middle Georgia city. It opened prior to 1949 and parked 327 cars. It was owned by Harris Robinson of Dixie Drive-In Theatres, and later by Macon Drive-In Circuit.

Contributed by MikeRogers

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Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on June 16, 2010 at 10:52 am

I think in the middle to late 60’s Albert Weis,theatre owner in Savannah built several outdoor screens in Georgia, I think Macon might have had one,but i don’t have that info.Hopefully,someone else will.

Ret. AKC (NAC) CCC Bob Jensen, Manteno, Illinois
Ret. AKC (NAC) CCC Bob Jensen, Manteno, Illinois on June 20, 2010 at 7:08 am

Open from 1955-1975?

I know it was open in 1967.

Also owned by Dixie Drive-Ins?

Macon reminds the Chief of the USS Macon. An aircraft carrier that carried 5 biplanes. It was commisioned 23 June 1933. The ship was named for the city of Macon, Georgia. Click on the link, your in for a surprise!

www.history.navy.mil/photos/images/h43000/h43901.jpg

Chief Jensen

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on June 28, 2010 at 3:53 pm

Great shot of a zepplin and NYC.Thanks for your service to our country Bob.

cccmoviehouses
cccmoviehouses on July 12, 2012 at 11:13 am

Macon did have a Weis Drive In, please refer to the 41 Drive In for details.

TomMc11
TomMc11 on September 7, 2017 at 11:33 am

Call me crazy but I’m not coming up with anything at the above address on Google or Historic Aerials…Old Jefferson Road does not appear to exist in Macon, GA

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