written by Lindsay McWilliams | featured photo courtesy of Motor VU


Throughout the years, more than fifty drive-in movie theaters have existed in Oregon. Yet, today, only four are operating in the state. This retro form of entertainment is a dying breed, so throw some blankets in the bed of a truck and visit these remaining theaters while you still can.

La Grande Drive-In

La Grande
Admission: $21 per vehicle
Year Opened: 1953
lagrandemovies.com

Motor VU

oregon drive in movie theaters

photo by Wendee Schmidtke

Dallas
Admission: $20 per vehicle
Year Opened: 1953
dallasmotorvu.com

 

Milton-Freewater Drive-In Theatre

Milton-Freewater
Admission: $7 per person
Year Opened: 1961
m-fdriveintheatre.com

99W Drive-In

oregon drive in movie theaters

Newberg
Admission: $8 per person
Year Opened: 1953
99w.com