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the First Ever Stay-Cation Ride!


the First Ever Stay-Cation Ride!

Time: June 15, 2013 from 1pm to 7pm
Location: Monti's, 4757 North Talman -‎
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Event Type: social, ride, fun
Organized By: Carl
Latest Activity: Jun 15, 2013

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All these tourists are visiting Chicago as if it's some kinda exotic destination....
Oh, wait, IT IS!

Let's visit exotic destinations - both domestic and foreign - by biking around the Northside of Chicago to restaurants, parks, museums and bars that represent a sampling of other places in the country, or the world!

The trip itinerary so far:

A Philly themed sandwich shop,

Two tiny museums!

Asian & Middle-Eastern shops,

A place serving authentic NYC slices AND New Orleans beignets.

AND a pub or two from afar!

Prizes to be awarded for the best vacation-themed outfit worn on the ride! 

NOTE: one museum charges a $10 entrance fee (well worth it!)

WARNING: one site is not for those under 18, or the overly prudish.

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Comment by Carl on June 15, 2013 at 9:10pm

Wish you'd been here! 

Comment by Carl on June 15, 2013 at 12:26pm

We're vacationing! See you at Monti's shortly!

Comment by Carl on June 15, 2013 at 9:45am

OK, it's looking like we may get a window between the thunderstorms to take a vacation. Let's plan on being at Monti's at 1, and seeing if the first set of rainclouds clears, then the next isn't due till maybe 6pm.

Comment by Jared on June 14, 2013 at 10:43pm

Changed to maybe.  Planning on doing the Rockford ride tomorrow, but may do this if it looks like rain.

Comment by Carl on June 14, 2013 at 10:35pm

Map's up!

Starting here:

Comment by Carl on June 13, 2013 at 10:32am

OK, I'm riding the route today, but if Saturday morning the radar is showing bloody murder for the afternoon, this vacation is cancelled.

Because it NEVER rains on my vacations...

Comment by Ed on June 12, 2013 at 12:59am

no  that full moon must have been the original date...this month its the 22/23. 

Comment by S. Cathi on June 11, 2013 at 5:35pm

Man I wish I could do this but I have to work.

Comment by Carl on June 4, 2013 at 12:01pm

All the more reason, Ed! ;)

Comment by Ed on June 4, 2013 at 11:22am

Its Marauder night too.

Dangerous combination, Fiasco, Stay-cation, Marauder.


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