TWO MORE WEEKS! Join us for the penultimate round in the Geeks Who Drink trivia tournament at Tommy Doyle's, Monday at 7:30. Or however early we need to get there in order to keep people from STEALING OUR TABLE!!!
After five years, I'm leaving London. It would be good to meet up with MeFites one last time before I go. [more inside]
I work in a public park in Yonkers. It is highly spectacular and I keep thinking that I should invite a bunch of people up here to have a picnic under the cherry trees. [more inside]
Will you be at the Small Press Expo this year? Are you a comics enthusiast who lives in the Baltimore/DC area? Come have a drink on Friday night! [more inside]
Hey London Mefites! I'll be in your hood next month. I'm there for work but have two weekends free. The weekend of 7-8 and 14-15. Anyone want to hang out? [more inside]
I (and my Mefi-frequenting +1) will be in Boston Labor Day weekend. Would any Mefites from the Great North be interested in having a meetup? Perhaps at one of the bars y'all suggested for me last year? (The ones I made it to were great, btw.) Perhaps sometime on 8/31 or 9/1?
Back from the dead, the Hardcore Taters take on tacos and water-drinkers in the 6th installment of the Geeks Who Drink trivia tournament. Same bat time, same bat place.
Do the Columbus MeFites get together? I'll be visiting and would love to have a beer or a cocktail with some MeFites on Thursday -15th, Sunday -18th or Monday -19th evening. Barleys Smokehouse, Bodega and Andersons General Store have been recommended; I'm open to better ideas.
I've been lurking on Vancouver Island all my life and since I've stopped lurking on Mefi I thought I'd see if there are anyone else wants to get together and represent the true West Coast. [more inside]
The starchy juggernaut rolls on, crushing all who stand in its way. Join us, comrades! For trivia, and for great justice! Monday night at Tommy Doyle's.
MeFi meetup in BRC! Get down with a bunch of other dusty MeFites in the Cuddledome! Location: Cuddledome, 9:15 and F (thanks, Cabingirl!) Date: Tuesday Time: 2pm (note: this may adjust somewhat based on discussion below and also general Playa-time syndrome) Anyone have a MeFi cargo cult idea? Shall you know us by the blue that we wear?
Con-goers and non-goers can meet and bask in the crumbling vistas of Providence like a pack of wonder-loving grandmothers at the Trinity Brewhouse. It's just after the end of the con, and people should enjoy some of the fine beers before heading to their ancestral homes.
I'll be in Indianapolis for GenCon next week. It seems to me that there are bound to be other MeFites there, both locals and other attendees. Maybe we could try to meet up Wednesday night or Sunday morning when things are quiet, or find some time during the convention itself?
Why make jessypie do all the work - it's time to schedule another board game meetup! [more inside]
Let's meet up at Ivar's Whalemaker Lounge to hang out and enjoy the view of Lake Union! Oh, and remember to bring your emoji. [more inside]
The Pittsburgh Pierogi Night was a pretty fun thing I did once, and if you like eating all-you-can-eat good vegan food in moderately skeevy venues then you might enjoy it too. [more inside]
I don't see many meetups listed in this patch of the UK, so it's worth a try. Anyone interested in a meetup in Sheffield, UK? [more inside]
Once upon a time, in a galaxy far, far away (but very close to a well-known university), there lived two nerds who really, really liked answering questions. And so it came to pass that they invited all their internet friends to play Geeks Who Drink trivia. [more inside]
Burning Man Metafilter meetup! Is someone affiliated with a big camp that has a good space for this? Proposals for date and time? [more inside]
...the Challenge of Mondor, that is? It's been a few years since the last Enchanted Meetup, and figured maybe it was time for another. [more inside]
with extra special Canadian visitor, former mefite flex! We're going to be drinking some Czech beer on Sunday afternoon at the Bohemian Beer Garden in Astoria. [more inside]
I recently moved back to HK for work and would love to meet Mefites here. How's everyone's schedule for August? Any suggestions for food/activities would be greatly appreciated too - otherwise I might just stick a pin in the top-ranked places on Openrice... [more inside]
Greetings, mefites of the Duke City! My comrade Narrative Priorities and I are visiting your fair town, and we would love to meet some of you. [more inside]
Ok, crazy schedules season has made the Pinball Parlour not the best option for us this time around. But there will still be pinball! [more inside]
I'm going on a quick trip around Europe in early August, and ending up in Paris on Saturday the 10th. Anyone around and like to meet up that evening? [more inside]
Whether you made it to the MetaFilter Mt. Hood camping trip or not, how about we all meet up the week after? Victory Bar, 7.30 pm on Saturday, September 21st. [more inside]
Hi San Francisco! It's been well over two years and I've missed you all so much. Let's meetup! I can't think of a better place than Frjtz. 7pm on September 27th (Friday). Looking forward to seeing you all there! [more inside]
You know the drill people: Geeks Who Drink. Monday. 7:30. Tommy Doyle's. Taters. Beer. [more inside]
I'm passing through Boston (Arlington), visiting my cat, and... dining with Mefites on Friday, August 9? What d'ya say?
Will Tater Geeks Who Drink trivia dominance continue? See last week's thread for details. Monday, 7:30pm, Tommy Doyle's Harvard Square.
I will be in Albuquerque, July 21st through the 25th for the USARS Artistic Roller Skating National Championships and would love to meet up with mefites while I'm in town. [more inside]
On the road this summer and also visiting the middle of the country: any Winnipeggers interested in a meetup on Fri Aug 9th?
On the road this summer and visiting the left side of the country: any Vancouverites interested in a meetup on Fri Aug 2nd or Sat Aug 3rd? [more inside]
I am visiting Toronto this weekend and would love to meet the Toronto MeFites! Anyone interested in a meetup around 8 or so Saturday, 20 July? Let's meet at the Two Bite Saloon!
Recent transplant to Charleston, SC looking to meet up for a drink or three with fellow MeFites in the Holy City. Are any of you down here?
Proposal: That the NYC dwelling Mefites do take up a great burden and escape the Heated and Tortuous confines of the Concrete Jungle toward the Edenic and Splendid pastorals of Beacon, NY on a Day Trippe on Sunday The 25th of August. The village is reachable via Metro-North and contains Many Sources Of Amusement, such as the DIA: Beacon and humble, Hudson Valley charm. What say you, Urbanites? [more inside]
Last time there was a meetup at Zombie Hut I did not order the frozen drink with a shot of unidentified alcohol in the straw, and I have been forever regretful. Help me right this situation? [more inside]
I'll be in Brooklyn on the week beginning 22 July and I wonder if any of you fine folks would care for a meet-up over a drink or two? ... Now confirmed for Friday 26 July at Keg & Lantern, 97 Nassau Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222 at 7pm but you can come at 8 or whatever. Also confirmed!: this meetup is officially named Colin. [more inside]
As I wrote this Jessamyn is en route to St Paul MN to drop off a car for a friend or something (listen to the podcast), and she wanted to do a meetup while she is here. However there hasn't been a IRL posted about this yet, so we should plan! So Jessamyn telll us when you are available and we can take it from there!
I'll be in Munich next week! Anyone live in the area want to grab a drink or dinner and let me torture you with my poor German skills? [more inside]
To minimize confusion from the other thread - I'm spinning off the Tyson's meetup now that we have a couple of people on board. I work in Tyson's so I can get there a little early and get a table.
Anyone up for beers in Beijing, the City of Blue Skies? I'm around and very free the week of July 8, and would be pleased to get together with my fellow Beijing Mefites on the rooftop bar of our collective choosing.
Complaints have been raised re: our lack of recent board game meetups. Perhaps it is time to fix this. [more inside]
Tragically, we don't have a Runes visit to celebrate or anything special like that, but why should we let that stop us? Let's get together and catch up and celebrate things! [more inside]
I and Eideteker are headed to Coney Island so I can experience sensory overload. Care to join us for hotdogs and then a wander around the boardwalk?
Horace Rumpole and I will be back in the country and ready to help the Taters win back our glorious Geeks Who Drink trivia crown. Show up with brain guns a-blazin' Monday at 7:30 at Tommy Doyle's Harvard Square.
Hi all! North Brooklyn time! Manhattanites will be TOLERATED. Staten Islanders, Queensians, and The Bronxish shall be roundly celebrated for adding a touch of exoticism. This week's meetup shall be at Harefield Road (right off the Graham stop on the L, or a short walk from the Lorimer/Metropolitan G stop), which has a lovely little backyard-ish area and lots of great beers. Hope to see you there! (some of you may take umbrage at the extra-H variant spelling of "Williamsburg", but to that I say that the Extra H Is For hSavings)
A few months ago, the NoVA Mefites got together for dinner at Carpool in Herndon, and it was good. How about another round? [more inside]