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Old 04-12-2017, 01:50 PM   #1
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Default Handbuilt Show in Austin TX. What to do there?

We will be taking one of our bikes to the Handbuilt show in Austin TX in a about a week. What are some other things to do or see there, bike related, historical, fun? I know about the moto gp. but that's about it.
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I was always told to a. Have a beer at the Continental Club lounge and b. to have BBQ at The Salt Lick BBQ in Driftwood, greater Austin.
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that BBQ looks FINE.
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VonWegener, that place looks the tits.

Go there Dan and tell me about the meat.
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Shit load of cool things to do in Austin. Just get with a local that is showing with you and ask. Bars, Music (live music center of Texas and probably the World), and so many things "Texas". I sometimes wish I was closer as I have made Austin once and a three day weekend is just not enough for all the sights.
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Go to the Little Longhorn and play Chicken Shit Bingo.
Yes go to the Continental Club
Yes eat BBQ @ Salt Lick
Have a good time!
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Thanks for all the suggestions! We will try to hit them all this weekend
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Go to the Little Longhorn and play Chicken Shit Bingo.
I am intrigued I have to say.
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Anybody got any picture from the show?????
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Yeah Dan - give some!
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I will probably start a new thread for all the pics of the show that I got. Did anyone else here go? I got back home at 3am so it's going to be a while before I get all the pics uploaded and sorted. It was an inspiring show though. There were some completely amazing bikes there as well as a few that were honestly quite hideous IMHO.
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a few that were honestly quite hideous IMHO.
This happens everywhere we go Dan!
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as a few that were honestly quite hideous IMHO.
Seems like only the pics of the hideous ones made it to the internet.....
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