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Amenia Drive-in
Status: Demolished
Location: 5274 Route 44, Amenia, NY 12501
Screens: 1
Capacity: 46 cars
Original owner: Built by Ward Bynon Kipp & Frances Kipp
Opening date: September 10, 1965
Final season: 1983
What's there now: Unknown

This page was last updated on December 30, 2009.

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Topo Map from 1989, courtesy of TerraServer USA. Aerial image from 1994, courtesy of Terra Server USA. Aerial image from 2006, courtesy of Google Earth. Under construction article from the Harlem Valley Times on July 8, 1965.
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Under construction article from the Harlem Valley Times on July 15, 1965. Opening weekend ad from the Harlem Valley Times on September 9, 1965. World's Smallest Drive-in article by Ron Carlson, from the Intermountain Express on June 8, 1979. World's Smallest Drive-in screen, from the Intermountain Express on June 8, 1979.
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World's Smallest Drive-in sign, from the Intermountain Express on June 8, 1979.      

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I graduated from Webutuck High School in Amenia in 1964 and remember the "Drive In".
The speakers were very poor quality and the mosquitos were worse. Thanks for the memory, Wayne Euvrard
#1 - Wayne Euvrard - 12/31/2009 - 11:54
I remember the spiral bug chasers that Barney sold to put on your dashboard.
#2 - Jan Freer - 02/27/2010 - 11:17
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