The Valle Drive-In is the oldest of the five drive-in movie theaters still operating in Iowa. It opened for business officially in 1948.
It is currently closed for repairs due to damage of recent windstorms. Visit their Facebook page for updates on their re-opening date.
In the 1950s, there were nearly 70 drive-ins in Iowa. Now there are only five. Valle is the oldest drive-in in Iowa, having opened for business in 1948.