Charlotte’s Second Oldest Movie Theater is About To Shut Down

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The second oldest movie theater in Charlotte is about to close its doors.

The Regal Cinemas Park Terrace will be closing its doors for good next weekend – its last day of operation will be Sunday, December 17th, according to a manager.

The historic cinema first opened in 1964 as the Park Terrace Theater (25 years after Charlotte’s first cinema opened – Dilworth Theater). Consolidated Theatres spent $2 million on renovating the theater in 1996, doubling its number of screens from 3 to 6. Regal then bought the theater from Consolidated in 2008.

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The theater is one of South Charlotte’s most recognizable landmark, and the cornerstone of the Park Road Shopping Center…it will certainly be missed…

What’s your favorite memory from Park Terrace?

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