"The film companies are changing to the digital format," says drive-in manager Scott Kelley. "Sometime in 2013 they're going to completely do away with film. So in order to stay open we have to change over to the digital projector."
Saturday marked the first time in 63 years the drive-in has been open in December. If you were unable to attend the showing but would still like to help, you can stop by Lamar Bank and Trust Company to make a donation, care of Pat O'Neal, for the Community Plaza Digital Account.