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DeWitt Drive-in
Status: Demolished
Location: 3179 Erie Blvd. E, DeWitt, NY 13214
Screens: 1
Capacity: 950 cars
Original owner: Slotnick Theatres, later operated by Carrolls Development
Opening date: July 8, 1950
Final season: 1984
What's there now: Shopping plaza anchored by Paradise Market, Factory Card Outlet, and Empire Buffet. Formerly known as Hechinger Plaza.

This page was last updated on November 14, 2010.

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Topo Map from 1978, courtesy of TerraServer USA. Aerial image taken in 1951, courtesy of Onondaga County Soil and Water District.. Aerial image taken in 1966, courtesy of Onondaga County Soil and Water District.. Aerial image from 2003, courtesy of Google Earth.
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Grand opening ad from the Syracuse Journal Herald on July 8, 1950. Appology ad from the Syracuse Journal Herald in 1964. DeWitt Drive-in marquee from the Syracuse Herald Journal in 1984, courtesy of Steven Houde. Ballantyne drive-in car speaker from the DeWitt Drive-in, courtesy of Steven Houde.
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Ballantyne drive-in car speaker from the DeWitt Drive-in, courtesy of Steven Houde. Paradise Market Plaza entrance sign from 2010, courtesy of Steven Houde. Paradise Market Plaza from 2010, courtesy of Steven Houde.  

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I saw Star Wars here. :-)
#1 - Steve - 12/11/2010 - 19:06
I saw part of "Star Wars" here.
To put it lightly,it was a terrible experience.
#2 - Joe S. - 05/06/2012 - 06:31
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