ISO: a Midwest city for the next BeerAdvocate fest

Discussion in 'BeerAdvocate Talk' started by Todd, Oct 10, 2018.

  1. BeerDudeAbides

    BeerDudeAbides Initiate (81) Jan 19, 2013 Ohio

    1. Columbus of course. You can stay at the Brewdog Doghouse Hotel and have taps in your room.
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  2. donzilake

    donzilake Initiate (138) Mar 12, 2012 Ohio

    Moses says : Cleveland
  3. NickTheGreat

    NickTheGreat Crusader (782) Oct 28, 2010 Iowa
    Society Trader

    That is awesome. I'm going to convince my wife that our next family vacation needs to be in Ohio.
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  4. slawn34

    slawn34 Initiate (68) Jul 15, 2011 Ohio

  5. michaelsmith11

    michaelsmith11 Champion (881) Sep 20, 2012 Illinois

    Chicago for sure. Great beer scene, incredible restaurants, good public transportation, lots of flights into O'Hare from just about anywhere.
  6. Zorro

    Zorro Poo-Bah (4,897) Dec 25, 2003 California

    Columbus Ohio.
  7. Jaminrice

    Jaminrice Initiate (62) Oct 21, 2007 Oklahoma

    Being from Oklahoma, my vote would be for KC or even Lawrence, or St. Louis
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  8. beersampler6

    beersampler6 Poo-Bah (1,876) Apr 4, 2018 Michigan
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    That sounds amazing!!!
  9. Jeffh97

    Jeffh97 Initiate (112) Jan 18, 2012 Missouri

    St. Louis
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  10. spookify

    spookify Initiate (51) Jan 29, 2018 Wisconsin

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  11. steve952

    steve952 Initiate (34) Apr 17, 2011 Minnesota

  12. Tshane

    Tshane Initiate (117) Jan 22, 2016 Michigan

    Detroit northern suburbs. Royal Oak is well positioned, offers busy nightlife and youth-to-older culture-- but prefer Farmington Hills so I don't have to drive (Lyft more likely) there.
  13. badgerbeer1

    badgerbeer1 Initiate (142) May 22, 2017 Wisconsin

    Milwaukee. Home of beer
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  14. BeaubiWanKenobi

    BeaubiWanKenobi Initiate (70) Jul 27, 2011 Minnesota

    Minneapolis or St. Paul both have amazing beer scenes. 20 minutes separate the two and they are connected by light rail. Everyone knows about Surly, but everyone will remember Barrel Theory, Dangerous Man, Summit, Fair State, Indeed, Insight, I think you get the picture.
  15. gr8ful

    gr8ful Initiate (99) Aug 17, 2014 Texas

    did you select a venue?
  16. Todd

    Todd Founder (6,148) Aug 23, 1996 California
    Staff Moderator Fest Crew Society

    We haven't selected a city yet.
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  17. eldoctorador

    eldoctorador Crusader (783) Dec 12, 2014 Chile

    Madison has the infrastructure (Great Taste of the Midwest) in addition to be a great city all around.
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  18. Ffenski

    Ffenski Initiate (135) Apr 24, 2008 Ohio

    Hey Todd! My wife's single friends think you're a real good-looking dude and they are from Cincinnati. In the Midwest. <tries different angle>
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  19. Todd

    Todd Founder (6,148) Aug 23, 1996 California
    Staff Moderator Fest Crew Society

    I'm flattered, but also married with a kid.
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  20. Ffenski

    Ffenski Initiate (135) Apr 24, 2008 Ohio

    Yea, I told them it wouldn't matter because you have a family, so we all can't to meet them when you come to the beautiful Queen City!!:grin:
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