Sunset Drive-In

5500 Leesburg Pike,
Baileys Crossroads, VA 22041

Unfavorite 2 people favorited this theater

Additional Info

Nearby Theaters

The Sunset Drive-In opened in 1949. This single screen drive-in had a capacity for 400 cars. In the early 70’s business had slowed and this drive-in changed to adult films. In April of 1974 the local authorities forced the Sunset Drive-In to close.

Contributed by Lost Memory

Recent comments (view all 2 comments)

kencmcintyre on December 3, 2007 at 4:42 pm

There is an aerial photo of the drive-in on this site:

Local619 on December 14, 2007 at 7:33 pm

1974 Yellow Pages list the Drive-In at 5500 Leesburg Pike.. 1962 Yellow Pages list 1325 Leesburg Pike while 1961 lists 5175 Leesburg Pike all Baily’s Cross Roads. Fairfax County renumbered addresses in 1961/1962 to line up on a new county wide address grid, 5500 in the new address of the site.

The Drive In was replaced by a Hechinger’s lunger yard.

You must login before making a comment.

New Comment

Subscribe Want to be emailed when a new comment is posted about this theater?
Just login to your account and subscribe to this theater.