We had a local 1950s style diner donate the food, and they also loaned us materials for our set. The set was two card tables, oilcloth tablecloths, and table decorations, such as napkin holders, mustard/catsup bottles, salt and pepper shakers, and restaurant menus. The set called for milkshakes, and we created them with mashed potatoes and food coloring. 45 people attended and had a fabulous time.
First we had an informal gathering time where our guests met the cast:
Then we had a 1957 trivia contest, with the winning team getting a prize.
Last was the play. Just a few shots: