Dismiss Notice
We're celebrating 10 years of BeerAdvocate magazine with $10 print subscriptions for US residents.

Subscribe now!

Binny's Lincoln Park Black Friday 2012 Official Thread

Discussion in 'Great Lakes' started by Vav, Nov 7, 2012.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. leftyhyzer

    leftyhyzer Jul 10, 2012 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    And have you decided on what you are doing with coffee if you get it of course. Thanx
     
  2. Vav

    Vav Jul 27, 2008 Illinois

    Nope.
     
  3. kreg02

    kreg02 Nov 19, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    I am super stoked about this! Any word on prices yet? I read in an earlier post that you would update. Thanks!
     
  4. Tnudish

    Tnudish Feb 16, 2012 Wisconsin

    TAKE MY MONEY PLEASE VAV!
     
  5. Grohnke

    Grohnke Sep 15, 2009 Illinois

    Vav's seriously a great guy... If I was the one throwing this event, I would have just said f it and cancelled it due to 75% of the posts/questions/clarifications in this thread.

    That being said, glad you're a better man than I! Looking forward to Friday!

    ( my question on page 1 falls in the 25% of appropriate posts ;) I think :/ )
     
  6. danp14

    danp14 Dec 12, 2011 Michigan

    I think by this he means.... One Milllion Dollars... everyone should already know if you have a cellar-ed stash like that (or plan to try and create one) the FIRST thing you get are the freakin' sharks, with freakin' laser beams attached to their freakin' heads.
     
  7. ravot

    ravot Mar 20, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    the first thing i'd do is get in line.
     
  8. JohnfromPurdue

    JohnfromPurdue Apr 27, 2009 Wisconsin
    Beer Trader

    Am I the only one who is extremely interested to see how many people show up to this?
     
  9. ravot

    ravot Mar 20, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    i've kinda followed through this thread, mostly when i was drinking, but Vav, will there be a time when you STOP giving out numbers? or would that be at 9:01 am?
     
  10. kreg02

    kreg02 Nov 19, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    pretty sure he will be at GI at noon if I remember correctly
     
  11. stephenieman

    stephenieman Oct 14, 2011 Illinois

    No.
    Frickin' sharks with frickin' laser beams.
     
  12. stephenieman

    stephenieman Oct 14, 2011 Illinois

    No.
     
    kreg02 likes this.
  13. Vav

    Vav Jul 27, 2008 Illinois

    I will be stopping on or around 11:45 to facillitate my attending the noon session across the street. And if anyone were frying a turkey in the parking lot, i'd have time eat some of that.
     
    Schmittymack and MarkIntihar like this.
  14. ravot

    ravot Mar 20, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    i've been told not to post certain pictures, but definitely GGG status ^^^^
     
  15. kreg02

    kreg02 Nov 19, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    sorry about that if you are referring to mine, new to the forums...
     
  16. ravot

    ravot Mar 20, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    Nope you're good on my end. Me. Not so much.
     
  17. Vav

    Vav Jul 27, 2008 Illinois

    Coffee 2012 and Cherry Rye will indeed be in attendance.
     
  18. nasty31

    nasty31 May 5, 2010 Indiana

    Yum how is that gunna be handled... Raffle as well ?
     
  19. Vav

    Vav Jul 27, 2008 Illinois

    Cherry, yes. Coffee, not sure yet.
     
  20. pzymali

    pzymali Dec 21, 2008 Illinois

    Any update on prices? Could be the deciding factor for some.
     
  21. stephenieman

    stephenieman Oct 14, 2011 Illinois

    Welp, just had to buy tickets for Christmas travel = I'm out of this event.

    Have fun yall, may the Rare be with you.
     
  22. Duffman929

    Duffman929 Nov 27, 2010 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    If I Skype in, does that count as being there? My money....she is good, ja? :cool:
     
  23. Vav

    Vav Jul 27, 2008 Illinois

    Re: Pricing: I've decided not to release pricing, so you'll just have to take your chances.
     
    funhog likes this.
  24. danimalarkey

    danimalarkey Mar 3, 2008 Illinois

    Sexist!

    (just kidding!)
     
  25. Vav

    Vav Jul 27, 2008 Illinois

    Gunna have to do better than that, remember i got hit with Racist a few weeks ago.
     
  26. kreg02

    kreg02 Nov 19, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    All good, I don't have kids to feed :)
     
  27. danimalarkey

    danimalarkey Mar 3, 2008 Illinois

    I've always been one for the classics.

    Having said that: Ageist, biased, bigoted, chauvinistic, contemptible, disgusting, narrow-minded, xenophobic, kitten-eating malcontent. Ha-rumph!!
     
    MarkIntihar and Vav like this.
  28. vic21234

    vic21234 Jan 25, 2009 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    I haven't been to this Binny's and am planning on coming out from the NW Burbs. Is there ample parking in the lot?
     
  29. XmnwildX12

    XmnwildX12 Nov 12, 2010 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    I'll be there from Minnesota, leaving at 2:30AM on Friday :eek:
     
    forrestbetts, jebsinger and kreg02 like this.
  30. leftyhyzer

    leftyhyzer Jul 10, 2012 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    "There will be no parking with in 3 miles. Don't waste your time. Over priced Medoicre beer."
     
  31. vic21234

    vic21234 Jan 25, 2009 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    I figured I'd get responses like this after I posted the question;)
     
    leftyhyzer likes this.
  32. Jagen

    Jagen Oct 1, 2012 Illinois

    Parking lot isn't that big...I'm guessing parking will be a madhouse between all the people standing around there and people driving there. I'm also in the NW suburbs but I am probably staying at a friend in LP's apartment that night or el'ing it over at some unholy hour
     
  33. burica2020

    burica2020 Nov 17, 2009 Illinois

    theres a fair amount of free street parking in the area but its by best buy and other stores so since its black friday it might be a bit of a madhouse looking for parking.
     
  34. DrWalterWhite

    DrWalterWhite Jan 25, 2012 Illinois

    Holy shit. So this is going to be that kind of event, huh?
     
    mattizmyname likes this.
  35. chanokokoro

    chanokokoro Jan 31, 2012 Illinois

    Exactly. I have no intention of trying to find parking when there is a (fairly) efficient "L" system.
     
  36. ryanfolty

    ryanfolty Jul 17, 2011 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Keep in mind we have a 6 hour drive ;)
     
  37. XmnwildX12

    XmnwildX12 Nov 12, 2010 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    It is Black Friday, isn't it? haha
     
  38. Shagtastic

    Shagtastic Jul 30, 2011 Indiana

    Pretty impressive but is it really worth driving that long to put your name in a hat?
     
    crushedvol and foobula like this.
  39. leftyhyzer

    leftyhyzer Jul 10, 2012 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    So are you allowing people to walk in and jump into the raffle whenever they can make it. my priorities have changed and won't make it there till around 945.

    Thanx again
     
  40. ryanfolty

    ryanfolty Jul 17, 2011 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Brandon really has nothing else better to do :D
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • Extreme Beer FestĀ® Cometh

    February 3-4, 2017. Boston, Mass. Limited tickets available. Prepare for epicness.

    Learn More
  • 10 Years of BeerAdvocate Magazine

    We're celebrating 10 years of BA mag with $10 print subscriptions for US residents!

    Subscribe