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Old 03-19-2013, 10:53 AM   #11
Joined: Jul 2001
Location: Margaritaville
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Originally Posted by TwoRats View Post
I would advise that you be somewhat prepared on the food/water side of things. In my mind, given the large size of the event, there was a rather surprising shortage of food and beverage outlets. That's not to say there aren't any facilities: there was a grill under the bleacher seats and a restaurant/store on main street. However, both have limited hours and if you're tenting and just need a bottle of water for instance, you have a LONG walk to get to said store. There wasn't a single food cart in the vendor area to even grab a bottle of water. This year if I go I'll make sure I'm stocked up on bottled water and food in reserve beforehand in case I get caught out in my tent and hungry after the late night film ends.

And yes - it was COLD the first night!
You would have thought all those "overlanders" would have been a little more self sufficient.
Off to polish my sand ladders.
tengo un cohete en el pantalon!
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