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Rockland Drive-in
Status: Abandoned
Location: 25 Alturas Rd., Rte 59, Monsey, NY 10952
Screens: 1
Capacity: 1,500 cars
Original owner: Built by Harry Appleman
Opening date: September 8, 1955
Final season: 1987
What's there now: Abandoned drive-in with screen tower still standing, all other structures have been demolished

This page was last updated on December 30, 2009.

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Topo Map from 1955, courtesy of TerraServer USA. Aerial image from 1974, courtesy of HistoricAerials.com. Aerial image from 2006, courtesy of Google Earth. Aerial close-up image from 2006, courtesy of Google Earth.
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Article from the Rockland County Journa lin 1955. Opening soon ad from the Rockland County Journal News on September 6, 1955. Grand opening article from the Rockland County Journal News on September 9, 1955. Rockland Drive-in marquee from 2005.
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Rockland Drive-in marquee from 2007. Rockland Drive-in speaker poles from 2007. Rockland Drive-in from 2007. Rockland Drive-in from 2007.
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Rockland Drive-in screen from 2006. Rockland Drive-in screen from 2007. Rockland Drive-in screen from 2007. Rockland Drive-in screen from 2009.

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I was the manger of this theatre 1955=1056; open all winter, lots of memories.
#1 - Mearl Rose - 02/10/2013 - 23:51
:-D have you ever wanted to reopen make more memories?
#2 - BEYETTABOO - 11/24/2013 - 22:35
Who owns the property of the drive in theater these days?
#3 - Rocky - 04/25/2014 - 11:16
why was it abandoned
#4 - mike - 02/27/2015 - 07:17
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