Dreamland Drive-In

91 South Tunnel Road,
Asheville, NC 28805

Unfavorite 2 people favorited this theater

Additional Info

Nearby Theaters

Dreamland Drive-In

The Dreamland Drive-In was opened April 22, 1948. It was still open in 1980. Will miss this drive-in, one of the last in North Carolina. Operated as the Dreamland Flea Market before being torn down and replaced with retail stores.

Contributed by Charlie Story

Recent comments (view all 14 comments)

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on October 11, 2009 at 11:17 am

So glad to find SOMEONE from Western N.C. Sadly, i visited the DREAMLINE DRIVE IN once it had become a flea market, But,the screen was up. The concessionstand and booth. Box office in perfect condition.Looked like it could a movie that night.

Here is a little something for you Asheville folks….

OPEN at 6:15 first show at 7:15 Second show at 8:55 and third show at 10:30 the movies playing on Jan 13 1980 were DISCO FEVER and BAD GEORGIA ROAD and a third feature THE GIRLS WHO"LL DO ANYTHING all RATED R. This at a Drive-in called Asheville’s Finest.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on May 12, 2010 at 6:48 pm

I have pictures on this while at the Flea Market.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on October 18, 2010 at 2:31 pm

Jan 6 1980 Now playing at the DREAMLAND “THE CHAMP” and “CANNONBALL"Plus "GRAND THEFT AUTO”.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on October 18, 2010 at 2:50 pm

Dec. 30 1979 has"FIREPOWER" and “THE GREAT TRAIN ROBBERY” playing plus a third hit the “MODELS”

raysson on August 31, 2012 at 9:03 am

STAR WARS played here at the Dreamland Drive-In as one of the many re-releases on July 21,1978 that brought in capacity crowds….STAR WARS played here for several weeks before it ended its run on September 7,1978.

Mikeoaklandpark on August 31, 2012 at 11:56 am

Lowes and Walgreens sits on the site of this former drive-in theater.

jwmovies on September 27, 2012 at 2:08 am

Approx. address for this drive-in was 91 South Tunnel Road.

rivest266 on August 21, 2016 at 8:23 am

This opened on April 22nd, 1948. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

MichaelKilgore on April 8, 2021 at 10:42 am

Boxoffice, June 25, 1955: “Paul Pless of the Dreamland Drive-In, Asheville, N. C., has an amusement park with miniature golf and other attractions, including a concession stand, open in front of the theatre all day.”

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.