Choose your color scheme:
The Vette Barn Forum - A Community for Corvette Lovers  
 
Go Back   The Vette Barn Forum - A Community for Corvette Lovers > Off Topic/Babes/Other > Off Topic

Off Topic Off Topic - General non-Corvette related discussion.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Share LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 01-07-2013, 11:26pm   #1 (permalink)
Moderatrix
BR Organizer II,III,IV

Bantayan Kids '13,'15
Points: 23,329, Level: 100
Activity: 77.5%
 
NEED-A-VETTE's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Posts: 10,905
Thanks: 4,333
Thanked 3,915 Times in 1,787 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $10035128
Default [Official] BR III Hampton Inn Thread

As with past years, the Hampton has graciously agreed to host us for BR III. The official dates for the 2013 Barn Raising is May 23-25, 2013.

Michael has agreed on the rate of $94/night, which is the same as previous years. The rate will be extended in the days before and after the 'official' BR III dates, as Michael is aware that some if us get there early and stay late.

The difference between this year versus past years is that there will be no promotional code attached to our block of rooms.

To book your room, you can:
  1. Call and ask for the block. Make sure you let them know you are part of the Vette Barn 'Barn Raising' block of rooms. Verify the rate is $94/night.
  2. Book on line (you can get Hhonors points) and the Hampton staff will correct the rate at check in
  3. Book on line (you can get Hhonors points) and then immediately call the hotel to get the rate switched over, if you prefer not to wait until check in to have it changed.

Info for the hotel:

Hampton Inn Bowling Green
233 Three Springs Road
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42104
TEL: (270) 842-4100

Website: Bowling Green, KY Lodging - Hampton Inn Bowling Green Hotel

Once you're able, make your reservations as soon as you can. We'd like to show Michael and his staff another strong showing.
NEED-A-VETTE is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 14 Users Say Thank You to NEED-A-VETTE For This Useful Post:
Old 01-08-2013, 08:30am   #2 (permalink)
Vette Barn nOOb
Points: 2,043, Level: 28
Activity: 0%
 
HamptonBG's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Bowling Green
Posts: 14
Thanks: 1
Thanked 35 Times in 7 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $575
Default Can't wait!

Here at the Hampton we are excited to once again get to be the site of the Barn Rasin'!

If you have any suggestions for us here at the hotel, just let me know!

I plan to keep a close eye on the luggage carts this year too

Michael
HamptonBG is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2013, 09:03am   #3 (permalink)
Moderator
Barn Stall Owner #14
Barn Raising II,III Chef

NCM Supporter '11,'12,'13,'14,'15
Bantayan Kids '13,'14,'15
Points: 40,304, Level: 100
Activity: 41.1%
 
Dixievet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: between here and there
Posts: 17,446
Thanks: 5,666
Thanked 7,912 Times in 3,293 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $27789047
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by HamptonBG View Post
I plan to keep a close eye on the luggage carts this year too
Dixievet is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2013, 09:11am   #4 (permalink)
Barn Stall Owner #1
Barn Raising I, II
NCM Supporter '11, '12
Points: 31,577, Level: 100
Activity: 27.0%
 
Iron Chef's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Mars. It ain't the kind of place to raise your kids
Posts: 7,876
Thanks: 979
Thanked 5,072 Times in 1,725 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $2290774
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by HamptonBG View Post
Here at the Hampton we are excited to once again get to be the site of the Barn Rasin'!

If you have any suggestions for us here at the hotel, just let me know!

I plan to keep a close eye on the luggage carts this year too

Michael
Michael.

As of right now, it looks like we might be planning a crawfish boil or some sort of dinner event for Saturday evening (this may change somewhat depending on how Dixie wants to put things together). You and your staff have always made us feel welcome over the years and provided us with a great place to stay at a great price. I'd like to extend an invitation to you and your desk staff to join us for dinner that evening as our way of saying thanks for all you've done for this group of misfits.


Last edited by Iron Chef; 01-08-2013 at 09:22am.
Iron Chef is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 7 Users Say Thank You to Iron Chef For This Useful Post:
Old 01-08-2013, 09:22am   #5 (permalink)
Moderatrix
BR Organizer II,III,IV

Bantayan Kids '13,'15
Points: 23,329, Level: 100
Activity: 77.5%
 
NEED-A-VETTE's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Posts: 10,905
Thanks: 4,333
Thanked 3,915 Times in 1,787 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $10035128
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by HamptonBG View Post
Here at the Hampton we are excited to once again get to be the site of the Barn Rasin'!

If you have any suggestions for us here at the hotel, just let me know!

I plan to keep a close eye on the luggage carts this year too

Michael
Thank you, Michael!!



Sandy
NEED-A-VETTE is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2013, 09:28am   #6 (permalink)
Barn Stall Owner #82
BR Car Washer II,III

NCM Supporter '11,'12,'13
Bantayan Kids '14
Points: 24,179, Level: 100
Activity: 11.6%
 
GRN ENVY's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Dunk City, FL
Posts: 8,197
Thanks: 1,312
Thanked 1,334 Times in 784 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $100578
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by HamptonBG View Post
I plan to keep a close eye on the luggage carts this year too

Michael
How are we to get to White Castle
GRN ENVY is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to GRN ENVY For This Useful Post:
Old 01-08-2013, 02:13pm   #7 (permalink)
A Real Barner
Points: 8,078, Level: 62
Activity: 1.3%
 
Jay13's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Jay13: "YOU IGNORANT DUMB FECK WITH NOTHING TO OFFER TO SOCIETY!" [Rotorhead]
Posts: 1,084
Thanks: 109
Thanked 234 Times in 142 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $87385605
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by GRN ENVY View Post
How are we to get to White Castle
Luggage carts are used for carrying luggage, right? Drop your luggage there on the way in.
Jay13 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2013, 07:57pm   #8 (permalink)
Barn Stall Owner #1969
Barn Raising II,III
NCM Supporter '12,'13,'14,'15
Points: 10,799, Level: 71
Activity: 10.6%
 
RonC5's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 2,269
Thanks: 623
Thanked 940 Times in 461 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $129288
Default

Reservation made.
RonC5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-09-2013, 03:51pm   #9 (permalink)
Administrator
Barn Stall Owner #7
Barn Raising I,II,IV

NCM Supporter '13,'14
Points: 25,273, Level: 100
Activity: 1.8%
 
Y2Kvert4me's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Pewaukee,WI
Posts: 7,682
Thanks: 900
Thanked 4,169 Times in 1,942 Posts
VBF Show Cases
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $2243328
Default

Reserved, Wed-Sun.

Thanks Michael for your continued support.
Y2Kvert4me is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-09-2013, 04:25pm   #10 (permalink)
Charter Member
Barn Raising II,III,IV
Points: 61,141, Level: 100
Activity: 99.0%
 
Mike Mercury's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Ohio
Posts: 20,155
Thanks: 5,684
Thanked 9,961 Times in 4,065 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $5084079
Default

we'll be there; but can't narrow-down which two nights yet.
Mike Mercury is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-09-2013, 04:47pm   #11 (permalink)
Moderatrix
BR Organizer II,III,IV

Bantayan Kids '13,'15
Points: 23,329, Level: 100
Activity: 77.5%
 
NEED-A-VETTE's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Posts: 10,905
Thanks: 4,333
Thanked 3,915 Times in 1,787 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $10035128
Default

Making my reservations this evening. Whether I get in on Wednesday or Thursday will depend on how plane tix look from LAX to BNA. Might even try and fly out of Burbank. Way less hassle than LAX.
NEED-A-VETTE is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-09-2013, 05:22pm   #12 (permalink)
Barn Stall Owner #84
Barn Raising II,III,IV

NCM Supporter '12,'13,'14,'15
Bantayan Kids '13,'14,'15
Points: 9,616, Level: 67
Activity: 23.4%
 
GentleBen's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 2,201
Thanks: 361
Thanked 1,306 Times in 591 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $109810
Default

Reservations made - arriving late Tuesday and departing early Sunday.
GentleBen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2013, 06:08am   #13 (permalink)
Barn Stall Owner #85
Points: 7,170, Level: 59
Activity: 20.7%
 
NavyC5's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Japan
Posts: 1,550
Thanks: 0
Thanked 971 Times in 375 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $108518
Default

Won't be able to make it this year. Hoist a couple for me
NavyC5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2013, 09:30am   #14 (permalink)
Barn Stall Owner #74
Barn Raising II

Bantayan Kids '13
Points: 43,981, Level: 100
Activity: 63.4%
 
99 pewtercoupe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: fly over country
Posts: 15,358
Thanks: 2,056
Thanked 4,308 Times in 2,575 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1369768
Default

Reservations made. Arriving Thursday and departing Sunday
99 pewtercoupe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-12-2013, 10:21am   #15 (permalink)
Barn Raising II,III,IV
NCM Supporter '13,'14
Bantayan Kids '13,'15
Points: 7,218, Level: 59
Activity: 33.3%
 
Black94lt1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Ypsilanti, Mi
Posts: 2,702
Thanks: 960
Thanked 490 Times in 379 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $409357
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by GentleBen View Post
Reservations made - arriving late Tuesday and departing early Sunday.
Same here.
Black94lt1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-12-2013, 02:10pm   #16 (permalink)
Charter Member - C3 Mod
Barn Stall Owner #34
Barn Raising II

NCM Supporter '15
Points: 18,692, Level: 94
Activity: 3.1%
 
PortDawg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Gloucester Va
Posts: 4,146
Thanks: 948
Thanked 1,278 Times in 606 Posts
VBF Show Cases
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $2146061046
Default

Reservation made...arriving Wednesday....
PortDawg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2013, 10:59am   #17 (permalink)
Barn Stall Owner #1
Barn Raising I, II
NCM Supporter '11, '12
Points: 31,577, Level: 100
Activity: 27.0%
 
Iron Chef's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Mars. It ain't the kind of place to raise your kids
Posts: 7,876
Thanks: 979
Thanked 5,072 Times in 1,725 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $2290774
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by PortDawg View Post
Reservation made...arriving Wednesday....
Same here.

EDIT: Just FYI, when I made my reservation, the confirmation was emailed with NAV's (Sandy) name on it but my confirmation number. I called back to confirm that I was indeed holding the reservation and they told me yes.

Last edited by Iron Chef; 01-14-2013 at 11:43am.
Iron Chef is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2013, 12:38pm   #18 (permalink)
Moderatrix
BR Organizer II,III,IV

Bantayan Kids '13,'15
Points: 23,329, Level: 100
Activity: 77.5%
 
NEED-A-VETTE's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Posts: 10,905
Thanks: 4,333
Thanked 3,915 Times in 1,787 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $10035128
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Iron Chef View Post
Same here.

EDIT: Just FYI, when I made my reservation, the confirmation was emailed with NAV's (Sandy) name on it but my confirmation number. I called back to confirm that I was indeed holding the reservation and they told me yes.
Checking with Michael on this...

Edit: He's going to fix it. I don't need anyone's wives thinking their husbands are meeting a woman named 'Sandy' in Bowling Green.


Last edited by NEED-A-VETTE; 01-14-2013 at 08:32pm.
NEED-A-VETTE is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2013, 09:29pm   #19 (permalink)
Barn Stall Owner #25
Points: 23,011, Level: 100
Activity: 0%
 
NEVRL8T's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Lotta Rock, Arkansas
Posts: 8,231
Thanks: 1,516
Thanked 1,228 Times in 822 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $20496820
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by NEED-A-VETTE View Post
Checking with Michael on this...

Edit: He's going to fix it. I don't need anyone's wives thinking their husbands are meeting a woman named 'Sandy' in Bowling Green.

But what if some guys wanted to meet "Sandy" in Bowling Green?
NEVRL8T is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2013, 11:41pm   #20 (permalink)
Moderatrix
BR Organizer II,III,IV

Bantayan Kids '13,'15
Points: 23,329, Level: 100
Activity: 77.5%
 
NEED-A-VETTE's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Posts: 10,905
Thanks: 4,333
Thanked 3,915 Times in 1,787 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $10035128
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by NEVRL8T View Post
But what if some guys wanted to meet "Sandy" in Bowling Green?
They'll be able to meet me, but not 'meet' me.

NEED-A-VETTE is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

The Vette Barn Forum - A Community for Corvette Lovers > Off Topic/Babes/Other > Off Topic


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


LinkBacks (?)
LinkBack to this Thread: http://www.thevettebarn.com/forums/off-topic/45759-official-br-iii-hampton-inn-thread.html


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:32pm.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 RC 1
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 2009 - 2016 The Vette Barn

Download the mobile app:
Apple iOS App
Google Android App
iOS
Android

Follow us on Facebook:
Visit our Facebook page