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Old 11-02-2011, 12:57 PM   #1
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Default Memphis In May 2012

It's that time of year again...

Time for all of us at Too Sauced To Pork to start planning for the Memphis in May Cookoff. If there are any Brethren that want to join the team for MIM give us a shout. As in years past, we will offer up the chance to cook any ancillaries that aren't claimed by regular team members to the Brethren...

Will post more details as the contest nears, just wanted to give everyone a heads up as MIM can be expensive...

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Old 11-02-2011, 01:04 PM   #2
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Neil I love watching this thread from start to finish! Thanks for posting!

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Old 11-02-2011, 05:43 PM   #3
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I am interested. I's it the same as last year. $250.00 per category ? If my wife i's with me i's it $250.00 per person? Keith
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Old 11-02-2011, 10:50 PM   #4
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I am interested. I's it the same as last year. $250.00 per category ? If my wife i's with me i's it $250.00 per person? Keith
Yes sir, and the wife/significant other is of course included with your contest fee, not extra.

We have always given each $250 member a 3 day wristband (good for in and out admission to the contest (Thurs-Sat), and if your wife comes we will buy her one as well. You also each get a team t-shirt and 6 guest wristbands for the booth (not good for admission into the park, just to eat, drink, and party for free in our booth Thursday-Saturday)

We always serve lunch & dinner (members volunteer to help cook or can sit back and enjoy), have all the beer, soda, and bottled water you can drink, a large frozen drink machine full of bourbon slush on one side and margaritas on the other, rest of the perks will be posted when we have a few meetings and decide them

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Old 11-03-2011, 09:27 AM   #5
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how do you guys get down there? drive, with all the equip. i assume?

do you stop overnight or drive in shifts?
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Old 11-03-2011, 11:00 AM   #6
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how do you guys get down there? drive, with all the equip. i assume?

do you stop overnight or drive in shifts?
We have a north team (Buffalo) and a south team (Memphis)

We have all the south team's gear down in Memphis. I fly down along with the North team on the Saturday before the contest and we start setting up. No driving involved :-)

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Old 11-03-2011, 11:44 AM   #7
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I can testify to the fact that y'all are a fun and classy bunch of folk to hang out with.

We've still got our Swinebucks wrist bands from two years ago. They're collectors items now I hear...
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Old 11-03-2011, 11:48 AM   #8
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ah, i see.

i poked around for a minute. looks like about a grand PP roundtrip air out of JFK and hotel in memphis. does that number sound right?

my wife has talked about memphis in may before so this just could be a beautiful thing, and i'm well, let's say, interested.
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Old 11-03-2011, 01:10 PM   #9
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ah, i see.

i poked around for a minute. looks like about a grand PP roundtrip air out of JFK and hotel in memphis. does that number sound right?

my wife has talked about memphis in may before so this just could be a beautiful thing, and i'm well, let's say, interested.
If you find good airfare...(Wed nights after 11pm) I have found it for $256 round trip out of Buffalo (Newark usually about $290), and book the comfort inn or econo lodge downtown (you are not going to be spending much time at the hotel so why pay for all the amenities) about $110-$130 a night, plus the team fee...(your team fee covers all you can eat and drink all day and night ) You can do the festival for about $1200 for two people. Alot of green I know, but its a full mile of Wednesday - Saturday pure porkin party...

The secret is to book early and get the hotel rooms before all the tourists do...you can always give 'em up with no fee.

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Old 11-03-2011, 06:43 PM   #10
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This is one of the best ways to experience Memphis in May, get on a team... Too Sauced for pork has the best darn Margaritas and Lynchburg Lemonade... Ya just got to keep the double mint girls from getting in trouble... Thank goodness Bake will keep everybody in line

See you guys in MAY
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Old 11-03-2011, 08:54 PM   #11
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Hey, your mailbox is full

We will take seafood and vinegar sauce and if no one claims chx we can do that also....
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Old 11-04-2011, 11:26 AM   #12
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We will take seafood and vinegar sauce and if no one claims chx we can do that also....
They are yours. I think Shane is doin chicken, he's been having some success with it as of late and I think he is tired of the beef competition. As soon as we have the meeting next week I will let you know what is up.
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If you find good airfare...(Wed nights after 11pm) I have found it for $256 round trip out of Buffalo (Newark usually about $290), and book the comfort inn or econo lodge downtown (you are not going to be spending much time at the hotel so why pay for all the amenities) about $110-$130 a night, plus the team fee...(your team fee covers all you can eat and drink all day and night ) You can do the festival for about $1200 for two people. Alot of green I know, but its a full mile of Wednesday - Saturday pure porkin party...

The secret is to book early and get the hotel rooms before all the tourists do...you can always give 'em up with no fee.

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can you help me find those rates?
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Old 11-05-2011, 05:53 AM   #14
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What catagories are left?
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Old 11-06-2011, 12:38 PM   #15
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can you help me find those rates?
http://www.kayak.com/#flights/NYC,ne...-05-19/2adults

kayak - $276 out of NYC Airports

Hotel - Have to call the hotel, online booking not available yet
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