Circle Drive-In

5806 Interstate 27,
Lubbock, TX 79404

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davidcoppock on October 2, 2018 at 10:27 am

Opened with “knock on any door”.

txdomino on May 29, 2016 at 7:58 am

According to old maps, the site was on the southeast corner of 58th and Avenue Q. Part of the Country Inn and Suites its on the old site. The field just west of it seems to be the rest of that site.

rivest266 on June 13, 2015 at 8:13 pm

November 29th, 1949 grand opening ad in photo section

jwmovies on September 20, 2012 at 12:35 am

Approx. address is now 5806 Interstate 27. It is now Holiday Inn.

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Don Lewis on April 7, 2009 at 9:39 pm

A movie ad from 1959 for the Circle Drive In in Lubbock.

irpworks on August 29, 2007 at 3:21 am

Many Lubbock theaters shown. El Capitan; Plaza; Clifton; Lindsey; Cactus; Westerner Drive-In; Corral; Broadway; Midway; Plains Drive-In; Arnett-Benson; Arcadia.

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From the drop-down box choose: Buildings-Commercial-Movie Theaters

Search theatre and drive-in and there are other arial shots of other drive-ins, etc.

irpworks on October 1, 2006 at 5:31 pm

In its last years it showed porn flicks and the former motel just behind it always had many on the second floor walkway watching free – who needed the sound?!

Here is the correct location (the triangle area was the theater):

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58th & Ave. Q

chev74man on September 23, 2005 at 8:20 pm

The address has to be wrong. It would be more like the 1500 – 1700 block of 58th. I remember the circle as a little kid. 2517-55th is a neighborhood of houses, and is just west of University Ave. The Circle, was right East of Ave. Q and 58th Street.