Flo’s Diner in Chalfant Valley held their 2nd Annual Car Show on Saturday, September 10, 2022. There were 25 car show participants that braved the rainy weather and had an absolute blast. Food, beer, and wine specials were enjoyed inside & outside on the patio where the music was playing, and folks gathered.
Six trophies were awarded to six lucky car owners. Clint & Julie Weier with his 1922 Dodge B3B Pickup took home the trophy for Best Vehicle Under Construction; Will Downard showed his 1965 Dodge Polara and took home the trophy for Best Interior; Mark Layne and his 1975 Le Sabre Convertible won the trophy for Best Paint; Brad Rizzi and his 1957 Chevy Sedan Delivery was awarded the trophy for Best Engine; Larry Nelson won the trophy for The One That Makes You Smile with his 1967 Chevy Corvette; and the Best of Show trophy was taken home by Doug Clair with his 1931 Lincoln K Towncar.
A raffle and 50/50 raffle worth $662 were held to benefit the Chalfant Valley Fire Department. The winning ticket was held by Julie Weier who donated her 50% back to the Fire Department.
Tim and Florene Trainor, owners of Flo’s Diner would like to thank the following businesses that sponsored the celebration by donating raffle prizes:
• A & L Tire
• Auto Zone
• Bishop Country Club
• Chalfant Big Trees
• Doug & Karen Clair
• Dwayne’s Pharmacy
• Mr. K’s Automotive
• O’Reilly Auto Parts
• Our Water Works Car Wash
• Reagans Sporting Goods
• Rosie Dominguez & Josh Rhodes
• Steve’s Auto
• Simpson Tire
“We have enjoyed serving our customers at Flo’s Diner and want to thank everyone for their support!” said Tim and Florene Trainor. “We also want to give a huge shout out to our volunteers, Rick & Anne Svetich, Tom & Vicky Simpson, Clint & Julie Weier, Brad & Vicki Rizzi,& Ralph Buscemi.” “And of course, we would not be in business if it were not for our wonderful hardworking employees. They are the heart and soul of Flo’s Diner!”
Flo’s Diner has a retro 50’s atmosphere complete with 50’s music from the jukebox, and Elvis on the wall. They offer lunch and dinner specializing in hamburgers, sandwiches, and pizza made from their specialty dough made fresh daily. Their hand-dipped shakes, malts, sundaes, and banana splits are not to be missed. There are daily specials featuring pasta, steaks, and more. Take-out, inside dining, patio dining and online ordering are available. Live music on the patio by local talent is held throughout the summer on Friday evenings. Visit Flo’s Diner’s web page for their menu and announcements for upcoming events: https://flos-diner.com, and be sure to follow Flo’s Diner on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Flo’s Diner also has a small grocery store and gas station and is located at 4750 US Highway 6, Chalfant Valley, CA. They can be contacted by calling 760-873-7000. The hours of operation are Tuesday through Saturday from 10 am for the grocery store and 11:30 am for the diner to 8:00 pm. Sunday 11:30 am to 6:00 pm and closed on Monday.