Eplaya Meet & Greet 2016

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Eplaya Meet & Greet 2016

Post by Drawingablank » Mon Feb 22, 2016 12:03 pm

Looks like I have been tagged to host the M & G again.

Tentative details:

Barbie Death Camp & Wine Bistro - conveniently located at 6:30 and E.
Wednesday of burn week.
6:00 PM till everyone wanders off.

We are still way early, but I will post the volunteer sign ups once the details are firmed up.

For the newcomers, the Eplaya Meet & Greet is a pot luck style get together for Eplaya members with food, booze, and great company. Everyone who is on Eplaya is welcome. Come and meet all the folks behind those avatars.

This has been the highlight of my burn every year, and I look forward to seeing you there.

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Post by Skuzzy61 » Mon Feb 22, 2016 12:33 pm

Looking forward to it!

Uh,..that is,..if we get tickets. :)
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Post by Drawingablank » Mon Feb 22, 2016 12:56 pm

Well, you won't have far to walk at any rate.
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Post by Elderberry » Mon Feb 22, 2016 12:57 pm

Can't wait.

Put me down for a six pack--of ice.
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Post by Skuzzy61 » Mon Feb 22, 2016 2:26 pm

Drawingablank wrote:Well, you won't have far to walk at any rate.
lol,..or stumble, or whatever the case may be. :D
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Post by TT120 » Mon Feb 22, 2016 2:30 pm

I'll work the gate again this year.
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Re: Eplaya Meet & Greet 2016

Post by lucky420 » Mon Feb 22, 2016 2:32 pm

Wooohooooooooo

I'll bring something
Oh my god, it's HUGE!

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Post by mgb327 » Mon Feb 22, 2016 2:56 pm

Lucky, you always bring "something". I will bring some swag. Not sure yet what it will be this year, need to sit down and "work on my art".
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Post by lucky420 » Mon Feb 22, 2016 3:28 pm

That's a compliment, right?

Thank you, thank you very much :D
Oh my god, it's HUGE!

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Post by Dr Helix » Mon Feb 22, 2016 3:36 pm

Every year i say I'm coming.........never made it. Ah well, try try again.
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Post by Sham » Mon Feb 22, 2016 4:04 pm

Dr Helix wrote:Every year i say I'm coming.........never made it. Ah well, try try again.
Every year I say I'm not, and I always do. 8)

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Post by Raoul » Mon Feb 22, 2016 6:26 pm

Dr Helix wrote:Every year i say I'm coming.........never made it. Ah well, try try again.
Yeah, I am 0 for 2 despite the best of intentions. Too many shiny objects along the way. The third time will be a charm, I just know it.
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Post by Thecatman » Mon Feb 22, 2016 7:17 pm

Gotta hope I have better success in getting a ticket this year.

I'll bring a case of Hamms, or Olympia or some other cheap beer as long as the cans get recycled, and
a bottle of Cemetery Gin

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Post by Elliot » Tue Feb 23, 2016 12:24 am

I cannot get there until around 7, but then I can guard the gate for a while again.
Might be an idea to secure the rear of the venue better. Last year I saw people strolling in and out back there.

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Post by AntiM » Tue Feb 23, 2016 6:53 am

Elliot wrote:I cannot get there until around 7, but then I can guard the gate for a while again.
Might be an idea to secure the rear of the venue better. Last year I saw people strolling in and out back there.

("Walt sent me.")
I sent a few couples who meandered in the back up front to get their name badges. I got some damn dirty looks when the one couple figured out they'd been headed off from the buffet...

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Post by Rez » Tue Mar 08, 2016 6:46 am

I will bring a Pineapple..

As long as AntiM doesn't send me off for a name tag. :)

Be great to meet you all.
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Post by Simon of the Playa » Tue Mar 08, 2016 7:01 am

this year i'm bringing my special dip.
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Post by lucky420 » Tue Mar 08, 2016 7:23 am

Bwahahahaha yes ^^^
Oh my god, it's HUGE!

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Post by Rez » Tue Mar 08, 2016 7:31 am

Simon of the Playa wrote:this year i'm bringing my special dip.
Wait.. Is this the Dip nobody born before yesterday can eat?
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Post by ygmir » Tue Mar 08, 2016 8:09 am

last year was the first time I missed....won't let that happen again!
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Post by Skuzzy61 » Tue Mar 08, 2016 8:28 am

Looking forward to meeting everyone....providing we get tickets. If I have any chili left over from the Monday night chili contest, I'll bring it and the Wife unit will be bringing something to mess with the senses. With her, it is anybody's guess....and I have known her for over 20 years and still scratch my head a lot.
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Post by ACfromSAC » Tue Mar 08, 2016 8:29 am

Dr Helix wrote:Every year i say I'm coming.........never made it. Ah well, try try again.
Mark me down for this. This will be the year!

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Post by Mr. Just Right » Wed Mar 09, 2016 1:34 pm

I think I'll make my way over this year. Skipped last years burn because of my wedding..
Up for making the name tags again. Was happy doing them for 2014. Unless whoever did them last year if fine with y'all.

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Post by Ratty » Fri Mar 11, 2016 11:46 pm

Eplayans are some of the most over-prepared folks at the event. Maybe at the meet & greet we could help each other by providing that one piece you need. If someone would have told me they needed sunglasses, goggles, a flashlight, batteries, warm longjohns, a mantel for their lantern, blanket, tire or tube for their bike I could have handed it over. Perhaps a little clipboard would put the 'haves' together with the 'have nots'.
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Post by Ratty » Fri Mar 11, 2016 11:49 pm

Mr Right, I made name tags last year and they were a epic FAIL. They peeled right off so we used Drawing a Blank's left over ones. My interest has flagged since I did it wrong. Please make them for us.
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Post by Patsh » Sat Mar 12, 2016 7:13 am

I can make the sign again, and help with both/either set-up and/or clean-up.

Not sure at this point if I'll have any food to contribute, but there's still lots of time to figure that out.
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Post by Sham » Sat Mar 12, 2016 8:05 am

Ratty wrote:Mr Right, I made name tags last year and they were a epic FAIL. They peeled right off so we used Drawing a Blank's left over ones. My interest has flagged since I did it wrong. Please make them for us.
If needed, I can whip up a batch of themed name tags. 8)

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Post by Patsh » Sat Mar 12, 2016 8:41 am

Sham wrote:
Ratty wrote:Mr Right, I made name tags last year and they were a epic FAIL. They peeled right off so we used Drawing a Blank's left over ones. My interest has flagged since I did it wrong. Please make them for us.
If needed, I can whip up a batch of themed name tags. 8)

TAG... you're IT! :wink:
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Post by DerbyDave 18 » Sat Mar 12, 2016 11:46 pm

This sounds great. Being a relative newbie here and somewhat shy in public this would be a good way for me to meet people.

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Post by Simon of the Playa » Sun Mar 13, 2016 5:23 am

"meeting people"

well, whattya know...


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