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Bath Drive-in

aka Pappa's Place Drive-in

Status: Closed
Location: 6772 Rte 415, Bath, NY 14810
Website: N/A
Phone: N/A
Screens: 1
Capacity: 350 cars
Origianl owner: Built by Joe Murphy; currently owned by Mike Buck.
Opening date: July 28, 1949
The Bath Drive-in has operated on and off for the past several years. It was closed in 2009, open in 2008 and 2007, and closed in 2005 and 2006. If you are interesting in operating or buying a drive-in, this one has everything needed and could be reopened within a few weeks.

This page was last updated on January 13, 2010.

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Topo Map from 1978, courtesy of TerraServer USA. Aerial image taken in 1994, courtesy of TerraServer USA. Aerial image from 2006, courtesy of Google Earth. Article from The Heritage of Bath, New York, courtesy of Steuben County Historian.
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Grand opening article from the Corning Evening Leader on July 8, 1949. Grand opening ad from the Corning Evening Leader on July 28, 1949. Bath Drive-in emergency ticket, courtesy of Steuben County Historian. Bath Drive-in window ad, courtesy of Steuben County Historian. Don't ask.
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Entrance driveway and ticket office, fall 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen. View inside the Bath Drive-in, fall 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen. View of screen tower, fall 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen. Projection booth and snackbar, fall 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen.

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