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EGGtoberfest 2010 Attendee Count - Update

KMagnusKMagnus Posts: 114
edited 10:52AM in EggHead Forum
Over 1400 now. 1407 to be exact - as of approximately 12:40 PM EST.

Comments

  • interesting. ...last year, they sold out 1500 slots in less than 48 hours....this year its taken 2 week and they still haven't hit that number....not sure what it means, but i find it interesting...
  • Photo EggPhoto Egg Posts: 4,931
    1. Many people not happy with the change.
    2. No rush to jump in as there is no fear of a sell out.
    Darian
    Thank you,
    Darian

    Galveston Texas
  • AZRPAZRP Posts: 10,116
    Probably people know there is no cut off so no hurry. -RP
  • Last year, folks were aware that the clock was ticking. It was amazing that it sold out in 48 hours, but I think folks knew that it was going to be a matter of days...

    Near unlimited capacity takes the heat off.

    I, for one, registered within a few minutes of noon on day #1, however...

    Don
  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,091
    No hidden meaning, just people have more time since the cutoff is much larger. :)
  • FidelFidel Posts: 10,172
    Pffft.....

    I was first ;)

    I agree with the fact that there is no hurry since the risk of a sellout is so much lower than in the past couple years.
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 17,446
    Darin I hope they have a ball. But for me the Plano gathering with only 10% or less of that sounds good.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • KMagnusKMagnus Posts: 114
    According to Eventbrite, you were actually 20th. Michelle was first, but who's counting ;)
  • Photo EggPhoto Egg Posts: 4,931
    I'm with you on Plano Mickey. It was a nice time last year.
    I'm sure Atlanta will be a blast as well but I think most of the real fun times will be the after party and camping scene.
    Darian
    Thank you,
    Darian

    Galveston Texas
  • FidelFidel Posts: 10,172
    According to the fine folks at BGE I was first. Eventbrite doesn't keep them in order. But thanks for playing.

    http://www.eggheadforum.com/index.php?option=com_simpleboard&func=view&id=938092&catid=1
  • KMagnusKMagnus Posts: 114
    My bad - congrats!
  • hornhonkhornhonk Posts: 3,841
    Darian, did you get your room yet? Mickey, I'm assuming you'll be staying in Frisco, right?
  • Photo EggPhoto Egg Posts: 4,931
    No room booked yet but I did check Yahoo travel and it's cheaper to book with them.
    Only issue is no way to change or cancel.
    darian
    Thank you,
    Darian

    Galveston Texas
  • Wow,
  • jls50jls50 Posts: 35
    How do I register for EGGtoberfest 2010?
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 17,446
    Correct Steve, free room in Frisco. Just have to give her all I have when I die.... :ohmy:
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • KMagnusKMagnus Posts: 114
    http://eggtoberfest2010.eventbrite.com/

    Go to the event registration website, decide if you want to attend or cook, enter the number in your party, click Order Now.

    See you there!!
  • tsheehan7tsheehan7 Posts: 105
    Does this count those who bought demo eggs and get two free tickets? I'm in that camp.
  • tsheehan7tsheehan7 Posts: 105
    Does this count those who bought demo eggs and get two free tickets? I'm in that camp.
  • KMagnusKMagnus Posts: 114
    I'm basing the count I post on the full attendee list on Eventbrite's website. I'm uncertain if this list includes those purchasing demos. Now that you mention it, I'm guessing those aren't being included. So, the headcount could be several hundred more.
  • snake701uksnake701uk Posts: 187
    OK, I am the newbie and must be missing something. 1,400 people and only 20 eggs (thats what the link above tells me). Or is EggtoberWest a different event? I have a large BGE and live in Italy and would like to get involved, I basically need all the help and advice I can get. Would be my first time and need some advice here. Andy
  • Any recent attendee count updates?
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