Drive-in

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My first time going to a drive-in movie theater

Published June 22, 2020

Time for me to hand in my movie nerd membership card: Until this month, I'd never been to a drive-in movie theater. I've fixed that now, though, and learned a lot about movie-going in the time of COVID-19.

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Kitt's Frozen Custard is back!

Published March 1, 2019

After a nearly month-long, unexplained closure, Kitt's Frozen Custard, 7000 W. Capitol Dr., reopened this morning. We were there.

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Get Your Ass In Here: Nite Owl

Published Oct. 27, 2017

Nite Owl makes the series this week not because they are short on business but because, literally, we have one week to get into the iconic local diner before they close for the season.

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6 Kenosha dining classics

Published Feb. 5, 2016

The '50s might seem like light years away, but, really, you can get there in under an hour, by checking out some of these classic dining spots - including some drive-ins with car hops - in Kenosha.

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Whoo re-opened today? The Nite Owl!

Published March 25, 2014

After closing for the winter, the Nite Owl Drive-In opened for its 66th season today. OnMilwaukee.com was there to document the reopening and to devour a jumbo burger.

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Doin' the drive-in

Published June 27, 2011

This weekend, I took my kids to The Keno, a drive-in movie theater in Pleasant Prairie. It had been about 10 years since I last went to a drive-in, and although outdoor movie theaters are hard to find these days, we are lucky to have two.