MeFites in Tacoma? Let's have a beer.
posted April 23, 2018 9:39 AM   RSS | iCal | +googleCal

Sat May 12 at 4:00 PM, Parkway Tavern
313 N I St, Tacoma, WA, USA (Map & Directions)
Hello South Sounders! Me and Mr. Miss Mobtown have recently arrived from the Bay Area and we have befriended a few Seattleites but very few Tacomans. I never took advantage of IRLs when I lived in SF, but I'm stepping outside my comfort zone to suggest a meetup in Tacoma sometime in early May for a beer. What say you?
posted by missmobtown to Meetup (16 comments total) 1 user marked this as a favorite

I am a Tacoman as well - My wife and I moved here a couple of years ago, and many of my friends in the region are still in Seattle - so I understand your plight. :) Early may could work for both of us. Any place / area of Tacoma that you had in mind?
posted by MysticMCJ at 7:18 AM on April 24 [1 favorite]


If you're open to suggestions, I'm a big fan of the Parkway Tav. Black Kettle Bites & Brew on Market Street is a pretty chill gathering spot as well.
posted by trunk muffins at 9:55 AM on April 24


Ooh yes! I'm interested!
posted by librarina at 10:26 AM on April 24


Hee-hee: Tacoman...Taco Man. How did I not notice until now?
posted by Slarty Bartfast at 6:56 PM on April 24 [1 favorite]


@Slarty
Taco Ma
posted by doctor_negative at 10:04 AM on April 26


I'm very open to suggestions, particularly The Parkway, since I've been meaning to try it and their nice looking front patio!

Are weeknight evenings or weekends better for most?
posted by missmobtown at 9:32 PM on April 26


Fri-Sat-Sun better on this end (I speak for myself and stet)

Looking forward to it!!
posted by librarina at 10:35 PM on April 28


Very well! Let's meet for a happy-ish hour at the Parkway Tavern on Saturday, May 12 around 4 p.m. I'm utterly flexible if anyone has strong opinions about time/place.
posted by missmobtown at 12:41 PM on April 30


I am 30000% down for this.
posted by corb at 2:00 PM on April 30


Hello again, I'll see you on Saturday. I'll be the unserious-looking woman with the bobbed hair and cat eye glasses. And I may find something blue to wear, the better to be theme-ish. Looking forward to meeting!
posted by missmobtown at 9:52 AM on May 10


I'll be driving up from Olympia and should be there 4-ish unless the JBLM traffic is horrible. (Me: very short grey hair, glasses, will be wearing black "Trogdor the Burninator" t-shirt.)
posted by Kat Allison at 12:29 PM on May 10 [1 favorite]


I should be there at 4 but will probably be leaving by around 5:30 or so as I have tickets for a show later. I am incredibly generic and have no idea what I will be wearing, so I will be the woman looking hesitant and peering at groups of individuals.
posted by corb at 12:49 PM on May 10 [1 favorite]


...and when I say 4, what I meant is “I am super late and will see you at 4:30”
posted by corb at 4:01 PM on May 12


We are at a table right inside the door, four of us now.
posted by librarina at 4:31 PM on May 12


Oh man, that would have saved me a bunch of awkwardness. ;)

Great spending time with everyone!
posted by corb at 8:05 PM on May 12


Fun times! Thanks for coming out, folks. I hope we can do it again soon.
posted by missmobtown at 7:47 AM on May 13 [1 favorite]



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