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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #100 on: August 31, 2015, 09:27:35 AM »
It's a maybe. 40 minute drive, but if the food is as good as y'all say it is...

It'll be fantastic and the company will be excellent too :)
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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #101 on: August 31, 2015, 10:29:42 AM »
I'd like to make this meetup!

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #102 on: August 31, 2015, 12:42:36 PM »
Hey DFW'rs, let's do a meetup if you're free -

When: 9/19 at 7 pm
Where Jeng Chi Restaurant in Richardson

Reply if you're in.

I'd love to but unfortunately, that's the night of the first Debate Tournament of our season so the wife and I will be busy judging! Maybe next time.

Shoot, and the restaurant is right by the Dart too!

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #103 on: September 01, 2015, 08:16:08 PM »
The 19th sounds good to me.  Looking forward to meeting some new folks.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #104 on: September 05, 2015, 04:02:17 AM »
We may be able to make this.  It'll be a long day, Tour De Fleurs runs early that morning
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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #105 on: September 08, 2015, 07:57:06 PM »
Count me in

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #106 on: September 09, 2015, 05:23:26 AM »
Only four miles from my house.

I'm in

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #107 on: September 15, 2015, 06:08:28 PM »
Hey DFW'rs, let's do a meetup if you're free -

When: 9/19 at 7 pm
Where Jeng Chi Restaurant in Richardson

Reply if you're in.

Can we get a rough count of who will be going? I can call the restaurant and let them know if we have a large group.

So far I see:

DeepEllumStache (Verified)
Thinkum +1 (Verified)
Blub +1 (Verified)
Philociraptor +1 (Verified)
ThinSlicer (Verified)
LDoon
chasesfish
PathtoFIRE (Verified)
clarkevii (Verified)
TexasBrit (Verified)
Rutes (Verified)
Uturn (Verified)

That is 11 people, so before I call to let them know about a big group, please verify that you'll be attending this Saturday.

Thanks!
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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #108 on: September 15, 2015, 06:43:39 PM »
We can make it.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #109 on: September 15, 2015, 07:07:34 PM »
Yes, I'll be there.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #110 on: September 15, 2015, 07:25:27 PM »
Updated list.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #111 on: September 15, 2015, 09:33:01 PM »
I am in 100%

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #112 on: September 16, 2015, 06:28:29 AM »
Updated list.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #113 on: September 16, 2015, 10:19:44 AM »
I'll be there.
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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #114 on: September 16, 2015, 10:40:24 AM »
Updated list. Since we already have 7 people verified (including our +1's), I will call the restaurant either later today or tomorrow to try and reserve a table for us.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #115 on: September 16, 2015, 11:05:47 AM »
I am in too!

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #116 on: September 16, 2015, 11:10:39 AM »
Anyone interested in a carpool from Fort Worth?
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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #117 on: September 16, 2015, 01:00:35 PM »
Updated list!

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #118 on: September 16, 2015, 03:28:31 PM »
I'll be there!

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #119 on: September 16, 2015, 04:53:32 PM »
List updated!

edit: I just called Jeng Chi and reserved a round table for 12 people or so. I will most likely get there a little before the 7pm meet time. When you get to the front, just tell them you are there for the Mustache Meetup, lol.
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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #120 on: September 17, 2015, 09:17:16 AM »
Wife and I should be in attendance.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #121 on: September 17, 2015, 10:02:51 AM »
List has been updated.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #122 on: September 17, 2015, 03:16:10 PM »
Got room for one more?
I've been absent from the forum for a little while, but the restaurant is just a few minutes away from me and I would love to meet some of you guys!

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #123 on: September 17, 2015, 05:15:45 PM »
I'll add you to the list. I made a res for 12 and we're at about 10 right now, adding you is 11. We should be okay I would think.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #124 on: September 17, 2015, 06:33:14 PM »
Don't know if I made the list, but I'm in if you still have room. 

Offer to carpool from the west end of town is still open.
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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #125 on: September 17, 2015, 07:02:32 PM »
I can add you, but we're approaching our reservation limit. I'm sure they could accommodate us either way.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #126 on: September 21, 2015, 09:29:43 AM »
I enjoyed the meetup, especially those of you at the kiddie table with me (almost literally there at the end!). Look forward to the next, maybe at a park as someone suggested.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #127 on: September 21, 2015, 09:53:48 AM »
It was really nice meeting everyone as well. It was unfortunate the restaurant couldn't simply slide some tables together. We had mentioned maybe doing another meetup at a park or something, then I had brought up the Aurora show in downtown Dallas. This might be a good venue to chill out on a nice autumn evening. http://dallasaurora.com/

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #128 on: September 21, 2015, 10:10:08 AM »
The kiddie table was excellent. We definitely need to meet up more often.

I'm a fan of anything close to downtown :)

Depending on how early we meet up, there are a few streets that have free street parking in Deep Ellum for those that can't ride DART downtown.
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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #129 on: September 28, 2015, 01:22:49 PM »
Just found this site recently and just saw this and missed the meetup!  Look forward to the next one!

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #130 on: October 02, 2015, 09:31:07 PM »
Who's up for meeting up in the Dallas Arts District on October 16th for the Aurora Art of Light show? http://dallasaurora.com/ Show starts at 7PM and will go on until 2AM. I plan on taking the DART to the event, should be a fun eclectic night.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #131 on: October 03, 2015, 06:50:33 AM »
Sounds awesome! I'm in.
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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #132 on: October 03, 2015, 08:55:15 AM »
I'm by myself with the three kids that night, and while I am adventurous, I think I'll pass this time. Have fun guys!

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #133 on: October 09, 2015, 06:27:28 PM »
Looks like the DART will drop us off at the Pearl Station, right on the doorstep of the Aurora show. DeepEllemStache, and anyone else going, where would you like to meet up? And what time works?

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #134 on: October 11, 2015, 01:02:38 PM »
I plan to make it to the Aurora show around 8:00 and would love to meet up with some fellow Mustachians. Is there a meet up spot?

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« Reply #135 on: October 11, 2015, 03:33:20 PM »
No meet up spot or time quite yet. I'm trying to get a consensus and see where that leads to. 8PM sounds fine to me though. As for the place to meet up, we should pick a corner like Peal & Ross or something.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #136 on: October 12, 2015, 07:30:52 AM »
8pm at Pearl and Ross sounds good.
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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #137 on: October 12, 2015, 09:08:58 AM »
Sounds like a plan!

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #139 on: October 16, 2015, 05:39:38 PM »
Looking forward to seeing a couple of you at Aurora. I'll be in front of the Cathedral just a little after 8:00.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #140 on: October 16, 2015, 07:38:16 PM »
Still in the area - reply if anybody would like to meet at the Carhedral

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #141 on: October 17, 2015, 02:19:40 PM »
Hey! Sorry we were walking up to random people asking if they were you but ended up heading off by 815 because we wanted to see the dancing algae.
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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #142 on: October 19, 2015, 12:39:55 PM »
Sorry I missed it, I was traveling for work all of last week :(

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #143 on: October 20, 2015, 09:17:09 AM »
I ended up arriving right around 8:15 so we probably just missed each other. No problem. I thought the event was really impressive.

I'm in for the next Dallas meet up - hopefully on time..

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #144 on: October 20, 2015, 08:52:16 PM »
I've been away a while. Saved up a whole bunch of money under the Mustachian way of life. Spent it all -- not all, but a lot of it -- and now I'm back. Howdy, everyone! I'm sad I missed the meet up. When's the next one?

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #145 on: December 23, 2015, 06:50:40 AM »
new to the board and newish to north texas. Out in Coppell/grapevine. anyone still active around here?

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« Reply #146 on: December 23, 2015, 08:54:11 AM »
new to the board and newish to north texas. Out in Coppell/grapevine. anyone still active around here?

Of course we are. I'm fairly close to you in Grand Prairie, and there's quite a few folks East in Dallas and West in Ft. Worth.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #147 on: December 23, 2015, 01:37:08 PM »
We should do a meetup in Jan or Feb. it's been awhile since our last one.
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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #148 on: December 23, 2015, 04:34:02 PM »
I'm interested in joining if there is a meet up early next year. I'm in Richardson but willing to travel if needed.

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Re: Anyone in Dallas?
« Reply #149 on: February 22, 2016, 11:18:01 AM »
Hi, I'm new to the forum, but not new to DFW. Just adding myself to the thread!
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