This article is over 7 years old

Houston Matters

A Visit to a Houston Drive-In Movie Theater

The Showboat Drive-In Theater is one of the few remaining drive-in movie venues left in the country. It opened in 2006 and is owned by Johnny and Chris Rumfolo. Houston Matters paid a visit to see what it’s like to run a drive-in.

Listen

To embed this piece of audio in your site, please use this code:

<iframe src="https://embed.hpm.io/1/211707" style="height: 115px; width: 100%;"></iframe>
X

The Showboat Drive-In Theater is one of the few remaining drive-in movie venues left in the country. It opened in 2006 and is owned by Johnny and Chris Rumfolo. Houston Matters paid a visit to see what it’s like to run a drive-in.

Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

More Information