ARUNDEL, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- "I'll dance all day long." Lola Matteu wouldn't have it any other way. Dancing, classic cars, cake, and a Saloon filled with friends and family. A Maine woman celebrated her 100th birthday in style and tradition.
Lola Matteau celebrates her 100th birthday
Approximately one-hundred people came to celebrate Lola's big day on Sunday, and to see her pull up to Bentley's Salon in Arundel in a 1917 Chevy 490...A car born the same year she was.
Lola grew up working in Old Orchard Beach and hasn't missed a single birthday at Bentley's since 2007. “I had my 90th birthday here the first time,” she said.
Lola now lives in Montana, and Bentley's flies her to Maine to celebrate each birthday.
Lola credits her longevity to dancing, which she’s taken up since she was five years-old. She doesn’t smoke and drinks very little. "she can really shake it up and she's always dancing with these young guys," Lola loves her remarkable life.