Clark 54 Drive-In

19312 US Highway 54,
Rockport, IL 62370

300 cars

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Clark 54 Drive-In

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Opened in 1952, the Clark 54 (named for its location along Route 54) accomodates about 300 cars. Though it went through a period of decline for years, the drive-in was acquired by new owners in 2001, who have done some major upgrading and refurbishment to this popular west-central Illinois ozoner, including a remodeled snack area, restrooms and a new picnic area. The Clark’s season runs from May-September. It never reopened for the 2014 season due to lack of digital projection.

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kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on August 28, 2007 at 3:27 pm

Operated by the Armentrout Circuit in 1963.

bbrown1
bbrown1 on February 1, 2009 at 12:43 pm

This is the same drive-in as the Summer Hill Drive In, which is listed separately, as being in Pittsfield IL. It is in Summer Hill IL, not Rockport or Pittsfield.

jwmovies
jwmovies on September 20, 2012 at 7:10 pm

Just south of town on Hwy 54 in Summer Hill.

S_Yokem
S_Yokem on May 24, 2014 at 8:18 am

Closed and for sale as of spring 2014. They tried to win the contest for a digital system with no luck, probably the main reason for closing and sale.

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