NELIGH, NE (News Channel Nebraska) – What do you get when you combine a big screen, cars, and popcorn?
“It’s supposedly the longest running drive-in in Nebraska,” says Manager of TK Starlite Drive-in, Lia Heckert. ”
At the TK Starlite Drive-in, you’re always guaranteed to have a good time.
“We have a lot of people that come from Omaha, Lincoln, South Dakota,” says Heckert. ” “Honestly, on most nights, I’d say better than half, if not more of our customers are people who aren’t from Neligh.”
Because whether it’s your first, second, or third time, the chance to watch a movie in your car is unlike any experience.
“Sometimes it almost looks like a really big family camping trip because people pull in and they have they have their lawn chairs out, they have their blankets to sit on, sometimes they even bring yard games to play, ” says Heckert. ” We just try to make it someplace that families feel like this is a good place to be as a family.”