France Avenue Drive-In, Bloomington, MN

Located at 7800 France Ave South in Bloomington, Minnesota. It was established in 1966 by Ted Mann and closed in 1982. Available records indicates that one of the owners was Ted Mann part of the Mann theater group. Records indicate there was three screen and the theatre’s car capacity is not known. Sound was transmitted by FM radio. The theatre is now torn down and the Minnesota Center office complex was built on the property.
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France Avenue in the late 1970s.

Ted Mann at the Construction of the France Ave. 1966

Construction of the France Ave. 1966.

France Ave. in the 1970s.

France Avenue Drive-In, just after closing in 1982.

Ariel Photo of Bloomington in the late 1960s.

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