Evelyn Harrington, above, the owner of Calvert Drive In will lead the AmeriBration Parade on July 4th as Grand Marshal. She and her family will be honored for six decades of operating the firm.
Grand Marshal at 102, Evelyn Harrington still going strong
Calvert City- At 102 Mrs. Evelyn Harrington, of Calvert City, has passed more milestones than most people could ever dream of yet she is going to mark two more this summer. On the Fourth of July she will lead the Calvert City AmeriBration Parade in Calvert City as Grand Marshal. This summer the business she started with her husband Calvert Drive In Theater will mark its 60th anniversary.
Mrs. Harrington along with all the Harrington family will be honored in the AmeriBration parade for bringing great fun and great memories at Calvert Drive In. Mrs. Harrington, her family that operates the drive in and the firm itself was chosen by the Calvert Area Development Association to be honored during the Fourth of July festivities this year.
Calvert Drive In is both a landmark and an attraction that brings families from across the region every summer to enjoy family movies and great food. The drive in is locally famous for their delicious hamburgers, pizza and family entertainment.