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2013 Hunahpu's release info directly from CCB

Discussion in 'South-Atlantic' started by sendsilk, Feb 13, 2013.

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  1. danpam1024

    danpam1024 Initiate (0) Oct 31, 2012 Florida

    Is the event "family friendly"?
    We have a 10 year old. Is the event more of a party that we can all enjoy for a few hours or is it more like a kegger?

    Any advise is appreciated.
  2. BigGene

    BigGene Initiate (0) Oct 30, 2010 Florida

    Well your wife can always take the kiddo to Bush Gardens for the day. Its a win win, you get to drink great beer and they get to have fun.
  3. jloomis

    jloomis Disciple (316) Jan 6, 2010 Florida
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    It is definitely not a "kegger" per se, but I think the kids would MUCH more enjoy going to international plaza or Lowery Park Zoo. In my experience kids get bored pretty easy, and it gets pretty hot and crowded, so it might bore them pretty quick. Moreover, then you will hear "is it time to go yet?" ten thousand times that day which will make your day less enjoyable.
  4. gunhaver

    gunhaver Initiate (0) May 27, 2007 Florida

    there are going to be tons of food trucks and some carnival games so the kids might wanna check it out for a bit
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  5. danpam1024

    danpam1024 Initiate (0) Oct 31, 2012 Florida

    Booked a room for the weekend!!!
    This is our first release party. Should be a blast!
    We'll hit Busch Gardens on Sunday. Even though we just got back from their Bands-Brew-and Bar-B-Que...
  6. flag8r

    flag8r Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2009 Florida

    Do you think there will be a FT thread setup for in person trades during the event or should we just start posting here?
  7. hoppy99

    hoppy99 Initiate (0) Feb 28, 2009 Florida

    Can the kids win bottles of beer at the dunk tanks again this year?
  8. chardlogic

    chardlogic Aspirant (270) Feb 18, 2011 Florida
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    In person trading at Huna Day sounds good to me. I myself am looking for a 4-pack of Black Note, and would trade a BCBCS for it, for starters.
  9. cacostaj

    cacostaj Initiate (146) Feb 15, 2013 Florida
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    Driving up from Miami. Planning to be in line SOLO rather early. Maybe I could hook up with a group or a couple of individuals. Will bring a few goodies to share. Cheers!!
  10. jgagne

    jgagne Initiate (0) Feb 23, 2011 Kentucky
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    I say let's post them here. I have got a bottle of BCBCS and bottles of BCBS. Also one bottle of black note, some dark horse plead the fith. I am from Kentucky so I have access to a bunch of FFF and plenty of other stuff. Looking for some BA sexual chocolate, limitied CCB, Mexican cake or anything on my wants. Kinda just want to do this to meet some new people. I will be there opening bottles all day so if you wanna trade or do some bottle sharing, or both, let me know. Cheers!
  11. gunhaver

    gunhaver Initiate (0) May 27, 2007 Florida

    ah jeez, another pallet of kegs from Three Floyds arrived today. what to do with all this beer...
  12. dachshunddude86

    dachshunddude86 Initiate (0) Dec 21, 2012 Florida

    Growler Tuesday next week :wink:
  13. MADPolo

    MADPolo Initiate (0) Dec 19, 2012 Alabama

  14. kpanter

    kpanter Aspirant (201) Nov 25, 2012 Florida
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    Na man, then it will gone in 5 minutes. People don't have any other priorities on Tuesday, except to get their CCB growler:grimacing:
  15. dachshunddude86

    dachshunddude86 Initiate (0) Dec 21, 2012 Florida

    And the problem is? He said they had too much beer, this is the perfect solution. Plus I don't work until 1 on Tuesdays :grinning:
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  16. MADPolo

    MADPolo Initiate (0) Dec 19, 2012 Alabama

    I just take my lunch break's early on Growler Tuesdays. I don't see why folks get all crappy about it on the Facebook posts, lol.
  17. kpanter

    kpanter Aspirant (201) Nov 25, 2012 Florida
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    Because they obviously didn't get what they want, so they don't think others should either. That's sad.

    I think that it's a great thing that rewards those who have put beer as their priority that day. I just wished I still lived in Tampa. I would defintiely be taking my lunch break early if it wasn't 1.5 hours away now. You lucky bastards! haha Cheers!
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  18. dachshunddude86

    dachshunddude86 Initiate (0) Dec 21, 2012 Florida

    Typical CCB Facebook post:

    CCB: hey guys, we have this totally awesome one off thing we are doing for you because our fans rock and we want to treat the locals who support us to something special. It will be tasting room only and we are setting a limit so more people can enjoy it

    Response 1: is this coming to Jacksonville
    Response 2: when are you guys coming to New Mexico
    Response 3: someone send this to me
    Response 4: come to Georgia now
    Response 50-100: I didn't get any and I'm butt hurt about it even though I can come to your other totally awesome one off things that you hold at other times throughout the week. Everyone who got some must be unemployed because it is impossible that people don't work a typical 9-5 schedule. Also being unemployed is bad in every single case and I'm better then you because I have a job.
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  19. MADPolo

    MADPolo Initiate (0) Dec 19, 2012 Alabama

    Spot on!

    Hell, I always share my two bottle limit. I don't think I've had a week yet where I didn't give a bottle to someone who couldn't make it. Good stuff!

    Back on topic, excited for the little FFF teaser!
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  20. Braineater2448

    Braineater2448 Initiate (0) Mar 24, 2012 Florida

    You forgot one. EVERYTIME CCB announces a new beer on draft: "Available in growlers?"
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  21. dachshunddude86

    dachshunddude86 Initiate (0) Dec 21, 2012 Florida

    You are correct. I was recently reading the growler Tuesday responses and surprisingly that one didn't pop up
  22. kpanter

    kpanter Aspirant (201) Nov 25, 2012 Florida
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    Ahhhh good 'ol Facebook. Those responses are on point dachshunddude86 ha ha

    And yes MADpolo! I am fuckin pumped for some FFF goodness at Huna Day!
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  23. Bluecane

    Bluecane Initiate (0) Dec 30, 2011 New York

    I'm the guy who said: "CCB doesn't owe you anything. Get over it. Don't complain about having a job" (paraphrasing)
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  24. GameFreac

    GameFreac Disciple (373) Apr 8, 2011 Georgia
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    Long shot but if there's a lot of bottles left over after the bottle limit is done, I will paypal you $25 and if you get me a bottle and live in the Brandon/Valrico area. I will be there around June.

    I'm assuming this post will get laughed at but I'm gonna try anyways.
  25. toofdoc

    toofdoc Initiate (0) Jun 28, 2011 New Mexico
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  26. papaholmz

    papaholmz Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 South Carolina
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    I think I'll be making the trip down from SC. Anyone else coming from SC? Particularly the upstate?
  27. raczkowski

    raczkowski Disciple (324) May 16, 2011 Florida
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    what time does everyone plan on arriving? the stars aligned perfect for me. i have a football clinic friday-sunday and plan on getting there early enough to get my 3 bottle band and then head off to some football stuff, then return for an afternoon of festivities and getting my bottles. i just wanna make sure myself and my coaching buddies can get there early enough.
  28. BertSugar

    BertSugar Initiate (194) Feb 11, 2007 Indiana

    Headed down there with some Behemoth and maybe a Dark Lord or two. Sounds like a blast.
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  29. woodchopper

    woodchopper Initiate (0) Jul 31, 2010 Illinois
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    I usually bring a 12 bottle wine shipper and don't have any issues as its counted as a checked bag....
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  30. MADPolo

    MADPolo Initiate (0) Dec 19, 2012 Alabama

    Just posted on Facebook:

    J Wakefield Brewing
    Brew lineup for Hunahpu Day March 9th...

    1) DFPF - Dragon Fruit Passionfruit Floridaweiss
    2) Miami Madness Floridaweiss
    3) Mate Bliss Brown Ale
    4) Master Blaster Porter - Cause Master Blaster runs Barter Town

    and two new Berliners :slight_smile:
  31. kirbmeist

    kirbmeist Initiate (0) Mar 16, 2012 Florida
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    Mine is dropping my bud and I off and taking the car so her and her friend can go shopping and hit clearwater. No nagging and no need to worry about parking? Yes please!
  32. joshodonn

    joshodonn Initiate (108) Jan 21, 2011 Florida

    Gunhaver, can you confirm if the Sears parking lot will be accessible on Sunday? I am planning to drive myself down Saturday morning and then have my wife pick me up... so my car will be there overnight and we'll come back on Sunday to get it, assuming I can get back into the parking lot.
  33. MADPolo

    MADPolo Initiate (0) Dec 19, 2012 Alabama

    For those local to Tampa, they are now selling the $5 tokens in the tap room if you would like to get a jump on Hunahpu Day. Here is the post:

    Looks like I'll be picking some up on Sunday at Eggs & Kegs.
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  34. dachshunddude86

    dachshunddude86 Initiate (0) Dec 21, 2012 Florida

    Will you be able to sell back tokens if they are not used?
  35. beernads

    beernads Initiate (0) May 4, 2012 Florida

    according to FB nope
  36. dachshunddude86

    dachshunddude86 Initiate (0) Dec 21, 2012 Florida

    Thanks for the info
  37. joshodonn

    joshodonn Initiate (108) Jan 21, 2011 Florida

    But I do think they can go towards Huna bottles...
  38. dachshunddude86

    dachshunddude86 Initiate (0) Dec 21, 2012 Florida

    Thanks. I was planning on heading to the tasting room tonight and figured I would pick up some tokens while I'm there to avoid the lines. I just wanted to know if I should stay conservative and buy more as needed or if I should not worry about over-buying.
  39. Bobbyearl

    Bobbyearl Initiate (0) Jan 17, 2011 Florida

    Tokens work everywhere, but the food trucks
  40. MADPolo

    MADPolo Initiate (0) Dec 19, 2012 Alabama

    I grabbed $40 worth of coins on Sunday. I figured that is a good start to the day, lol.

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