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The Mahoning Drive-in Theater located on Seneca Road in Lehighton has grown into a Legendary Theater

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September 17, 2018
The Mahoning Drive-in Theater located on Seneca Road in Lehighton has grown into a Legendary Theater under its new management in just a few short years.. Being labeled “America’s Favorite Drive-in” & “The Coolest Drive-in” has drawn Hollywood to embrace their one of a kind events!



On SEPTEMBER 21 & 22: Star of The Gremlins Franchise (ZACH GALLIGAN) will be LIVE at The Mahoning for their “Gremlins Takeover” event!! He will be signing autographs, taking photos, enjoying the film with fans & doing a Live Q&A between films!



-Gates open at 6p. Showtime at 8p. Gremlins 1&2 (double feature).
 
Theater management invites PRESS COVERAGE on both nights (also pre-interviews to promote to the local movie fans). 
“We have people travel across the country to see our 35mm prints splashed across that 109 foot CinemaScope screen. Our programming is truly unmatched. We have grown to a comic-con level of fandom and film appreciation on a weekly basis. We are so proud to have Hollywood embrace our mission and movement toward reviving the drive-in culture in this country.” Says Virgil Cardamone (partner).
 
The crew has had many exciting and news worthy happenings this season: 
The team has restored the historic original Marquee along 443 with Mazzella Enterprises (in Lehighton) in May. “At The Drive-in”, the documentary which shadows the theater staff has won many Major Awards in the festival circuit and has gained The Mahoning national recognition for their decision to preserve their nostalgic elements!
“The theater has reached unbelievable heights by following our hearts and exclusively showing classic movies on original 35mm film. It’s what sets us apart as the "alternative theater” in this industry”
 
Anyone interested in learning more about the drive, featured press, scheduling tours or interviews may contact Virgil Cardamone directly at (215)-450-5914 or MahoningDriveinTheater@gmail.com



A full list of events, showings and times can be found at the Mahoning Drive-In website, www.mahoningdit.com or on their facebook page. 
 
About the Mahoning Drive-In Theater: The Mahoning Drive-In Theater is located at 635 Seneca Road west of Lehighton, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1947, and opened for its first season the following year. Since then, it has entertained moviegoers for over half a century on the largest CinemaScope screen in Pennsylvania! The theater has been through many changes over the past few years, but their goal will never change; To deliver you a true love of film, film-making, and the nostalgic movie going experience you can only get at the drive-in!
 
-Virgil Cardamone-
{Mahoning Drive-in Theater}