Fri, Oct 1 2004 - Bar Hop at Power Plant Live (View Original Event Details)|
|Participants:||Kate Copanic, Brett Twiggs, Majeed Khan, Lisa Paull, John Putman, Keith Ellis, Maria Maranto Dickey, Dorlisa Minnick|
Despite arriving to find that the oh-so-glorious fountain had
been decommissioned for the season and was no longer an
impressionable landmark, the group gathered without a
problem. Our first stop--Howl at the Moon. Those of you less
familiar with this area should know that Howl at the Moon is
an outstanding dueling piano bar that is an excellent warm-
up to a night out. The group was entertained by spirits and
singing along to familiar tunes. Once we were good and
warmed up we headed out across the way to Have a Nice
Day Cafe. Now, normally Have a Nice Day would be an
alternative to the modern dance scene, featuring older dance
songs from the eighties and nineties. However, we were
fortunate enough to come on a special night--we got on TV!
Cameramen were all over the dance floor taping anything
funky they could find. On a few occasions they doted on our
group (anyone see us?). One fun feature of this club is the
shadow walls. Anyone can go behind them and dance,
projecting their shadow to the people on the dance floor--very
amusing stuff. A few of our fellow MOCers who wish to
remain nameless did a little shadow dancing of their
own! And I must say, fine dancin' it was. We give them a 10!
Some of us continued from there to Lucille's where we went a
little lower key and sat at tables outside enjoying the good
weather and the cool breeze. More drinks and some hilarious
conversation followed. Then, of course, what would a night
out be without a marriage proposal? All in all, it was what we
all needed after a long workweek.
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