Silver Moon Drive In, Lakeland FL

About Us

haroldHarold Spears

Harold Spears started his career in 1954 with Carl Floyd, theatre owner, as manager trainee of the Carib Theatre in Clearwater. In 1956, he was promoted to supervisor of three theatres in Winter Garden, Florida, including the Starlite Drive-In. Harold continued to manage and supervise more than 50 theatres, serving as president and CEO of Floyd Enterprises (which included Floyd Theatres, Southwest Bottlers, Inc. and various real estate holdings). He was President and CEO of Sun South Theatres from 1996 Р2017 and passed away in 2017.

Chip Sawyer

Chip Sawyer started his career at the Silver Moon Drive-In Theatre in 2007 working in the box office on the weekends. Since then, he has worked at the Swap Shop and Drive-In Theatre holding various roles to learn the business from his grandfather, Harold Spears. In 2015, he was named a supervisor helping oversee both the Silver Moon and Joy-Lan Drive-In Theatres. In 2017, he was named President of Sun South Theatres after the passing of longtime owner Harold Spears.


jamesJames Andrews

James Andrews started his career at the Silver Moon Drive-In Theatre in 2002. He now updates all media projects and has also taken over the supervision of the Joy-Lan Drive-In Theatre and Swap Shop and the Silver Moon Drive-In Theatre and Swap Shop.



MauriceMaurice Carter

Maurice Carter started his career at the Joy-Lan Drive-In in 2004 and now manages the drive in as well as the projection, and Swap Shop.