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Official FFUK: North Summer BBQ... Sat 11th August

Discussion in 'North' started by darth_frared, May 10, 2007.

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  1. darth_frared

    darth_frared Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    suzi and i had this idea for having us invade her house and eat all her food and generally make a mess of it in the summer.

    we have scheduled it for the one sunny evening in the summer and have already come up with food ideas for a SW based BBQ, red and blue and green things, character themed dishes... er, playing trivial pursuit and generally geeking out over suzi's collection of toys.

    so, what do you guys think?
     
  2. suzijedi

    suzijedi Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Note Martinas quote of ?the ONE sunny evening', as knowing our British summers, that?ll be about right. Yes, we thought it might be nice to have people over for a BBQ, with general fun and frivolity. :cool:

    We thought that we could try and have a themed BBQ, with various SW related food items, so get those thinking caps on??..?Lightsabre kebabs? (i.e. kebabs with the same colour food items on), ?Prune Face Punch?, ?Jabba Jelly?, ?Pizza the Hutt?, ?Bantha Burgers??there was even talk of a Millennium Falcon cake?

    I?ll have a think if there?s anything happening in the area, so we could make a proper meet out of it too?perhaps we want to leave this until after CE and do something in early August (which would be better for me tbh)

    I have room for people to stay (both indoors and outdoors!) so no need to worry about accommodation- just bring a sleeping bag/tent!
     
  3. ForceGhostOfCozmic

    ForceGhostOfCozmic Jedi Knight star 5

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    Cool, I like the sound of this. August should be a good time SW themed BBQ :D
     
  4. darth_frared

    darth_frared Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    yes, past CE is a good idea. [face_dancing] can't wait.
     
  5. Spike2002

    Spike2002 Former FF-UK RSA and Arena Manager star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Like I said in Newcastle, sounds like a great idea.

    One thing though, for us non-vegetarians, is it sensible to get 2 BBQs in, so we can do one veggie BBQ and another for meat (burgers/steaks/sausages etc)?
     
  6. suzijedi

    suzijedi Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Aye, well thought, Sie...you carnivores can have your own separate BBQ :p

    Perhaps people can bring an item of food each (or one sweet and one savoury) and bring their own drinks? We can sort stuff like that out nearer the time.
     
  7. Spike2002

    Spike2002 Former FF-UK RSA and Arena Manager star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    I'm certainly happy to do that :)
     
  8. Lord_Ogli

    Lord_Ogli Jedi Master star 4

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    Sounds good. What I normaly do is have my BBQ for the meet and get a disposable for the vegies.
     
  9. Spike2002

    Spike2002 Former FF-UK RSA and Arena Manager star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    As the meet gets closer we can divide up the people on non veggie and veggie lines. If we have a proper BBQ and a disposable then the one catering for the most people should be the proper one. Tis only fair.
     
  10. Disciple-of-Tython

    Disciple-of-Tython Jedi Master star 4

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    This sounds great, best time in August as no exams and summer holidays, however only day I cannot make is the 16th August but any other date would be great.

    p.s Non-veggie all the way, I NEED MEAT!!![face_cow] [face_chicken] [face_pig] ==P~
     
  11. Spike2002

    Spike2002 Former FF-UK RSA and Arena Manager star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    I'm sure we can find a date that will suit everybody.
     
  12. ForceGhostOfCozmic

    ForceGhostOfCozmic Jedi Knight star 5

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    Only fair, might even do my Bourbon BBQ Sauce :p
     
  13. Spike2002

    Spike2002 Former FF-UK RSA and Arena Manager star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    I'll bring some mouth-numbingly hot chilli sauce too ;)
     
  14. Disciple-of-Tython

    Disciple-of-Tython Jedi Master star 4

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    Before 16th August:

    Burgers

    After 16th August:

    Beer
     
  15. Spike2002

    Spike2002 Former FF-UK RSA and Arena Manager star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Ah, so that's your game? ;)
     
  16. edgejedi88

    edgejedi88 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    I'll be there....if only to kick your carnivore ass!!!:mad: :p [face_devil]
     
  17. Lord_Ogli

    Lord_Ogli Jedi Master star 4

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    :eek:
     
  18. Disciple-of-Tython

    Disciple-of-Tython Jedi Master star 4

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    [face_worried]



    however


    "You don't make friends with salad"[face_dancing]

    [image=http://img513.imageshack.us/img513/8494/raw20meated6.jpg]
     
  19. timbolton

    timbolton Jedi Master star 5

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    I'm up for it.

    And that makes four vegetarians. Maybe we can cook the meat eaters and feed em to the local wildlife?
     
  20. VenHalcyon

    VenHalcyon Jedi Youngling star 3

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    First you'd have to breed us for your consumtpion...;)

    I'd be up for this - currently I can't do AUgust Bank Holiday weekend - and in all liklehood I won't be able to do the first weekend of the football season whenever tha ends up being - i think the 16th, :) Though it depends who Spurs end up playing!
     
  21. Spike2002

    Spike2002 Former FF-UK RSA and Arena Manager star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    I can't do the bank holiday either, and I don't think a few others can cos of the NW event there.

    Earlier in August or late July post-CE sounds like a better bet.
     
  22. Ranouch_Heath

    Ranouch_Heath Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Great Idea for a BBQ - Im well up for a Great North Meet up with those member's Ive not yet met [face_dancing]
    As for Sleep over I have my Tent and Sleeping bag so Thats Not a problem !

    Would you like us to help with the food ie Bringing some with us to share and bringing a bottle or a few can's ?
     
  23. ForceGhostOfCozmic

    ForceGhostOfCozmic Jedi Knight star 5

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    Aye, looking at our [link=http://boards.theforce.net/north/b10739/26693434/p1/?0]diary[/link] that would be a good time.
     
  24. Spike2002

    Spike2002 Former FF-UK RSA and Arena Manager star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Yes, I know the diary.

    I'll get it stickied eventually.
     
  25. ForceGhostOfCozmic

    ForceGhostOfCozmic Jedi Knight star 5

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