61 Drive-In Theater Hopes to Open Soon
This drive-In movie theater first opened 70 years ago. The seasonal opening usually happens by late April, but was postponed this year due to the coronavirus.
As the state of Iowa carefully reopens its businesses, a trip to the 61 Drive-In Theater is one that checks all the boxes. It's affordable outdoor entertainment that allows for social gathering along with the safety of social distancing.
Many Maquoketa businesses are following a similar plan of slowly reopening, with local shops and restaurants each choosing their own best path by keeping their customers safety their highest priority.