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“I love Drive-In theaters.” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Starlite Drive-In

Starlite Drive-In
3900 S Hydraulic, Wichita, KS
(316) 524-2424
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Ranked #4 of 40 Attractions in Wichita
Type: Movie Theaters
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Wichita
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
16 attraction reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“I love Drive-In theaters.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

What's not to like about a Drive- IN? Great family friendly movies on one screen and other fare on the other screen. Great supply of goodies at the snack bar. I can't wait till springs comes so I can go again.

Visited June 2012
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Lehigh
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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“Great Family Fun”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

It is just a lot of fun to go to a drive-in theatre and Wichita is lucky to have one that is really kept in good shape!

Visited June 2012
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Overland Park, Kansas
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“A fun experience for the family”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

A great place for family and friends to enjoy a more relaxed movie atmosphere. You can interact more than a movie theater and enjoy starry nights when there's good weather. I never stay for the 3rd movie, but getting 2 can be a value if you like both of them.

The only downside I have of the drive-in is that it's a smoker hot bed. I'm fine with people smoking on their own but quite often the wind blows right down the line of cars so you can practically smoke the cig of the guy in the car next to you. Not good if you don't want your kids or yourself breathing it the whole time because I've had more than one experience like this and people will smoke about 5 or 6 cigarettes throughout the movie so it never stops.

I know smokers probably hate me right now, but hey, I'm considerate of your right to smoke so please be considerate of who is smelling the smoke you don't even notice anymore.

Visited January 2013
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“Great family experience.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

This is an AWESOME family experience. We try to go once or twice a year. We will be moving closer in a couple months and will surly go more often. It is a great value even if you only go for the first movie.

Visited July 2012
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Wichita, Kansas
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“Fun for the whole family!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

The last of the drive-ins! It was so much Fun to going in the spring and summer! Take a whole car load of people if you want and have a ball! We used to sneak in drinks and have a blast, good greasy food too!

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