El Rey Drive-In

US-84 and FM 37,
Amherst, TX 79312

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El Rey Drive-In

The 84 Drive-In was opened in 1953. It was operated by Lloyd Hutchins and later by E.T. Borum. It showed both English & Spanish language movies.

In its last years of operated it was taken over by E.F. Rey and was renamed El Rey Drive-In, screening Spanish language movies. It was closed in the early-1980’s and the screen and other buildings were torn down around 1987.

It is now a salvage yard.

Contributed by Ken Roe

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driveinfan
driveinfan on October 17, 2018 at 5:20 am

The concession building was still there in early 2018.

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