RateBeer Winter Gathering Jacksonville
Thursday, February 21, 2013 - Sunday, February 24, 2013 - 6pm Thursday until you leave on Sunday! Jacksonville, FL, USA 32204
Grand Tasting Google doc (BM drowland with your email address to edit):
Hotel information (call and mention RateBeer Winter Gathering group):
*Upscale-Wyndham regularly $115+ our rate $84+ for 2 Dbl or Queen. Parking fee will be 50% off too. Breakfast included-if quad, thereís a slight additional charge. http://www.wyndham.com/hotels/hotel-overview?hotel_id=17647&cid=whg_wyn_ggl_br&wid=ps:br_whg&002=2195185&00400870022&005=31043232622&006=17192303062&007=Search&008=
*Basic-Extended Stay America 2 Double Beds-2 people regularly $65+ our rate $57+. Queen-2 people is $57+ or 1 person is $53+. Parking is free. Breakfast NOT included. http://www.extendedstayamerica.com/hotels/jacksonville-riverwalk.html
We will begin with a welcome dinner at Kickbackís Gastropub on Thursday night at 6pm with an awesome taplist!
Friday will be an all day bus tour of the breweries in town, capped off with beach time in the late evening. The bus leaves at 9am with or without you!
Brewerís Pizza (lunch)
Engine 15 (dinner)
Return to hotel
Saturday will be the Grand Tasting at Intuition Ale Works at 2pm!
Sunday is recovery and travel!
Exact schedule is in the itinerary above!
-drowland, jcwattsrugger, and several others that are helping out!
Grassroots Natural Market
Green Room Brewing
Orchid Island Brewing
Proof Brewing Company
Jax Brew Bus
With beer at the various events from:
Proof Brewing Company
Cask & Larder
Front Street Brewing (NC)
Mile Marker Brewing
Big River Disney
We are working with the following to get beer as well:
Tampa Bay Brewing Company
Cold Storage - Florida Avenue
Various - read your BM!
Everyone please BM me your cellphone number for contact purposes involving the bus tour, etc. Thanks! drowland
Anyone driving want to meet Tibs and I in Atlanta on Weds night? aobecksy
Iím so looking forward to this gathering and meeting everyone. I am bringing back to Jax various brews from La and I will be making a trip to Connecticut in less than 2 weeks. Message me if there is anything particular I can bring back! JaxBrewBitch
Iím considering it. Iíd appreciate if I could get the info regarding the bus reservations. Cheers! Leighton
Canít wait to meet see old pals and meet some new folks beastiefan2k
Booked a room at the Wyndham. Only 3 months to go! blomster
Iím in!! But this time, Iím drinking 100% of the time!! BarZigKin
Three Palms Brewing is on board!
Sponsorships=Brilliant! Danny came up with this plan.
We decided to offer 6 sponsorships, We can do Bronze level, after the 1st 6 are spoken for.
This will reduce attendees cost on the Bus Tour Package.
In about 2 wks, only 1 Gold is available. jcwattsrugger