Winston-Salem — When Chris King first thought of the idea of starting a pop-up drive-in theater, he was met with skepticism in his own household.
“My wife laughed at me and said ‘You can’t sit still for a movie!’ ” he said. And true, he admitted, he is more of a planner, always getting up and making popcorn and s’mores when the family is trying to watch a movie.
But planning is his career, and his latest project is The Drive at Winston-Salem Fairgrounds, a temporary drive-in theater that is scheduled to open Tuesday on the fair’s midway area.
King is the head of Focus Event Group, a High Point-based entertainment event company.
“My main business the