Malco’s Summer Drive-In offers entertainment for those social distancing during coronavirus outbreak

Malco’s Summer Drive-In offers entertainment for those social distancing during coronavirus outbreak
Malco opens Summer drive-in theater amid virus (Source: Malco Summer Drive-In Facebook)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - If you’re taking the advice of public health officials and “social distancing” to help curb the spread of coronavirus, Malco Theaters is making it a little easier and safer to go to the movies.

The company announced Monday the Malco Summer Drive-In is now open seven days a week.

UPDATE: Starting tomorrow (Monday, March 16, 2020), the Drive-In will be OPEN 7 days a...

Posted by Malco Theatres, Inc. on Sunday, March 15, 2020

Most films are double features and children younger than 10 can watch for free.

To see a schedule of the double feature films showing at the Summer Drive-In, visit their website here.

Coronavirus stifles life in US; Trump issues tougher guidelines

On Sunday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new guidance to cancel or postpone events with 50 or more people for at least the next eight weeks. Public health officials are not only encouraging frequent hand-washing but also social distancing by avoiding groups and unnecessary visits to public places.

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