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Ivy Tech opens café with a 1950s drive-in theme

The students of Ivy Tech Community College Northeast are ready to pop, rock and be-bop.

Participants of the hospitality administration program at the Coliseum campus, 3800 N. Anthony Blvd., are opening Kelty Kafé today. The restaurant will have a 1950s drive-in theme complete with dancers from a local studio teaching how to do dances such as the twist, mashed potato and watusi.

The café is a lunchtime space for employees, students and community members. It is open from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays through Nov. 20.

Upcoming themes include “What do you think about them apples?”, southern comfort food and a Brazilian buffet.