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CU In California: Buffs To Stampede Golden State Prior To Cal Game

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  1. RSSBot

    RSSBot News Junkie

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    The University of Colorado will Stampede The State of California the week leading up to the CU vs. Cal football game, with activities starting south in San Diego on Tuesday and making their way north for the game Saturday in Berkeley, Calif.

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  2. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    Gotta hand it to Mike Bohn. He's making the most of this opportunity. Great move.
     
  3. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    Considering hitting that happy hour on friday. Which, to those who know me, is not a surprise at all :smile2:
     
  4. CarolinaBuff

    CarolinaBuff Weekend Poster Club Member

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    Too bad Bohn didn't start the tour a couple of days earlier when the Rockies are still in town.
     
  5. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Moving this to the Football forum.

    This is a really cool idea:

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    Schedule of Events


    Date & Time City Event Location
    Sept. 7, 5-7 p.m. San Diego Happy Hour Proper Gastro Pub, 795 J. Street
    Appetizers & a cash bar. Register here!

    Sept. 7, 7:05 p.m. San Diego Padres vs. Dodgers PETCO Park
    Half price tickets in 121, CU fans wearing CU gear only. Buy Tickets here: www.padres.com/promo

    Sept. 8, 7:30-9 a.m. Orange County Breakfast ESPN Zone, 1545 Disneyland Dr., Anaheim
    Register here!

    Sept. 9, 5-7 p.m. Sacramento Happy Hour Brew It Up!, 801 14th Street
    Appetizers & cash bar. Register here!

    Sept. 10, 5:30-7:30 p.m. San Francisco Happy Hour Westin San Francisco, Market Street
    Appetizers & 1 drink ticket for $40. Register:

    Sept. 10, 8:30 p.m. San Francisco Post Reception Gathering The Thirsty Bear Brewing Company, 661 Howard Street
    Register: www.colorado.edu/roadbuffs

    Sept. 11, 9:30 a.m.-kickoff Berkeley Pregame Party Underhill Field on campus
    $30 for adults, $20 for kids includes a meal and drink ticket. Info & Register: www.colorado.edu/roadbuffs

    Sept. 11, 12:30 p.m. Berkeley CU vs. Cal California Memorial Stadium, Berkeley
    All times pacific.
     
  6. Ruckus

    Ruckus Peep my words. Club Member

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    $40 for appetizers and one drink ticket. **** that.
     
  7. sweaty teets

    sweaty teets Club Member Club Member

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    exactly. we are going to the brickyard or whatever that snatch spot is.
     
  8. NBDefektor

    NBDefektor Well-Known Member

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    nice graphic and all, but anyone look at a map recently? i think san diego may just be a bit farther south...
     
  9. Ruckus

    Ruckus Peep my words. Club Member

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  10. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    FYI... The Brickyard is in San Francisco and the game is in Berkeley. The Brickyard is also not particularly close to BART, which is the way you would be getting to the game.

    I wish there was some place in Berkeley that CU fans could go that didn't want to pay the $40 fee for a piece of hot-dog and a coors lite, but I haven't heard of anything.

    When I used to have season tix for Cal games, I'd go to the Bear's Lair which is the on-campus bar. It was totally awesome, but I dunno what the reception would be if you showed up in the oponnents' gear. It'd probably be ok, but you never know. Maybe a bit like walking into the sink wearing Cal gear if the Sink was on campus...
     
  11. NBDefektor

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    and by that i mean, **** you LA.
     
  12. Ruckus

    Ruckus Peep my words. Club Member

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    Well we are talking about Friday so this may still work out. As for game-day I would feel comfortable going into the Bear's Lair. I have seen tons of opposing fans go into The Sink before games and they might get some words, but not too much hostility. I doubt the Cal fans would be too brutal. We also might be with my friend who throws shotput and discus for Cal, so he can protect us.
     
  13. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    http://www.yelp.com/biz/the-bears-lair-brew-pub-berkeley

    FYI.
     
  14. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    Daaah,
    I've heard that tailgating at Cal blows hard. Is this true? While I won't be there this year, I will make it out for future Pac 12 games.
     
  15. Daaah

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    I dunno. I've never really seen the tailgate section and don't know where it is. I don't think they have any lots, but I could be wrong.
     
  16. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    That's what I was afraid of. How can you have a decent college game day experience without a tailgate party? It's like peanut butter without jelly.

    I know for a fact that Stanford has a huge tailgating area. I really hope we end up in the same division as Stanford.
     
  17. chipwich

    chipwich Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    Sounds like that place belongs in the Castro :lol:
     
  18. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Yeah. I heard they've got a backdoor room called 'Twinks'.
     
  19. dply

    dply Doble hoja Club Member

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    Tailgate on the BART!!!
     
  20. DBT

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    Is The Greatest Mascot in all of College Football (TGMIAOCF) going to Cal?
     
  21. AlferdJasper

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    huh. imagine that.
    I am flying in a couple days before the game for other obligations and I will actually be in Sacramento on the 9th. I would imagine Mr. Bohn will be surprised to see me there...
     
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    I'll be hitting up the happy hour too. The free one that is that starts at 7:30. It would be cool to meet some of you guys in person and party it up on Friday and Saturday before the game.
     

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