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First Cruisin’ the Cone Zone of 2012

You could not have asked for better weather for the season opener at the Cone Zone in Charles Town, WV. This cruise-in happens every Friday night, from 6pm until 9pm, now through September 28. On most nights you can find a mix of modern muscle to vintage classics parked on the lot. Parking can be a bit tight at times since lot is also used for the Somerset Shopping Center. So get there early, eat some ice cream, listen to some tunes, and enjoy the night.

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The Cone Zone is a good place to catch-up with friends. Our buddy Roger Mattei brought out his new toy, a 2008 Dodge Viper SRT 10, and Dale cruised in with one of his customs.

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Dare to be different. This character rode in on a roadster he cobbled together from parts left from an old model T Ford. Being the first car she owned, Peg loves to see old orange Chevettes. This one with big meats out back and an engine to spin them was quite a bit more than her old rust bucket Flintstone mobile. There are many “I remember when” moments to be had at these cruise-ins.

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You have your vintage classics and street rods to look at.

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Or maybe something just a little younger will grab your attention.

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And then there is the stuff just for fun. Cruisin’ the Cone Zone is a great way to spend a Friday night.

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