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Unread 10-15-2009, 08:57 PM   #1
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Default New vending gig

Got hired to do the vending for the Screamfest park just north of my roadside spot. Thur, Fri, Sat and Sunday nights, 6 till midnight with an average gate of 1200 per night.
My first night is TOMORROW.

Just thought i'd pass on some good news. I'll keep you updated and get some pics!
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It's always good to hear Great news,, Hopefully you'll make a killing,Good Luck Bro...
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Got hired to do the vending for the Screamfest park just north of my roadside spot. Thur, Fri, Sat and Sunday nights, 6 till midnight with an average gate of 1200 per night.
My first night is TOMORROW.

Just thought i'd pass on some good news. I'll keep you updated and get some pics!
Congrats!

Sounds as though business in the "crotch" is picking up?
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Congrat's Bro!
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Nice bro get the long johns out I kniow it getting a bit nippy out up in them there hills.
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Nice gig,
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So how many do you plan to feed an evening? I'd plan 400 - 600 a night with most of that being after 8pm, with most of my business being bratwurst, hot links and chili dogs. Maybe some rib tips. Would I be way off base?
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Being a last minute deal, pulled pork, dogs & brats. Getting busy now at 9:00!
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Only shootin for about 300 tonight. Will adjust for tomorrow.
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lots of warning eh? Congratulations Bubba.
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Are you selling popcorn, candy, etc? If you're not, I;'d at least try it out. Congrats on thew gig. How long will you be there, just until the 31st?
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Outstanding.
I know you are either counting cash, filling the smoker or sleeping but let us know how it's going.
I'm pullin for you bro!!
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You up yet? We are nosey, how did it go?
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