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 Post subject: Re: Sarasota's Bahi Hut
PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 3:20 pm 
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trying to post an image of the mugs but I must be doing something wrong....

anyway here's the link

https://www.facebook.com/BahiHut/photos ... =3&theater


That's really amazing. I see you're only doing cash in person for the sale; if you've got leftovers, though, and want to work out a way for an FOM to buy and get it shipped, let us know!

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 Post subject: Re: Sarasota's Bahi Hut
PostPosted: Thu Jan 18, 2018 12:27 pm 
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[quote="roadriverrail"

That's really amazing. I see you're only doing cash in person for the sale; if you've got leftovers, though, and want to work out a way for an FOM to buy and get it shipped, let us know![/quote]


The whole purpose of the mug exercise was to get real tiki folks through the front door so I insisted this first mug be in person only. But I am doing a second mug now and that will be more widely available.

THAT BEING SAID........ Bill,er FOM lodge fellow Bohemian is part of the triad of guys helping to keep the Bahi Hut on course, and I am sure he would pick up and ship to any FOM members--he has paypal, send him some shekels and he can get one for you.

As of this moment there are 10 mugs left. I did put # 50 on ebay to let the general public a crack at one.


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 Post subject: Re: Sarasota's Bahi Hut
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I like that actually, I'm always more fond of a mug I went somewhere to get.

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 Post subject: Re: Sarasota's Bahi Hut
PostPosted: Mon Jan 22, 2018 12:10 pm 
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We repainted the front door this weekend. It was interesting to see the various colors underneath, all the way down to what was a natural brown wood finish to begin with. I was a little nervous taking the letters and spoon handle off the front door but all went off without a hitch. We have the fiberglass panels set to come out and go off for restoration, one at a time, starting mid-March.


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 Post subject: Re: Sarasota's Bahi Hut
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Bahi Hut is getting a new roof this week, and the fiberglass panels are out getting fixed too. Next stop, relighting the gas torches on the sign


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 Post subject: Re: Sarasota's Bahi Hut
PostPosted: Thu Mar 22, 2018 8:48 am 
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Bahi Hut is getting a new roof this week, and the fiberglass panels are out getting fixed too. Next stop, relighting the gas torches on the sign


I've been really enjoying watching this true restoration happen. Huzzah, good sir, for your great work!

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 Post subject: Re: Sarasota's Bahi Hut
PostPosted: Wed Apr 11, 2018 6:06 pm 
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Robotiki,

So glad to see this happening. I need to make a trip back down there to see my alma mater and stop by to see your handy work. :)


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 Post subject: Re: Sarasota's Bahi Hut
PostPosted: Wed May 30, 2018 11:00 am 
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Sorry for not posting recently, we've been busy restoring the Hut!
Here is an article that came out today on the efforts:

http://www.heraldtribune.com/news/20180 ... n-sarasota


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 Post subject: Re: Sarasota's Bahi Hut
PostPosted: Wed May 30, 2018 11:01 am 
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Siesta Key Rum is partnering with us to bring better quality drinks to the Hut. Come taste our new Bahi Welcome or Cobra's Fang, both made with Siesta Key Rum.


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 Post subject: Re: Sarasota's Bahi Hut
PostPosted: Wed May 30, 2018 8:20 pm 
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Hey, we're passing through town on Monday June 4. Miss the but open on Mondays?

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 Post subject: Re: Sarasota's Bahi Hut
PostPosted: Thu May 31, 2018 3:28 pm 
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Awesome--mahalo for sharing!!!


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 Post subject: Re: Sarasota's Bahi Hut
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 Post subject: Re: Sarasota's Bahi Hut
PostPosted: Fri Jun 01, 2018 11:08 am 
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http://www.heraldtribune.com/photogalle ... 09999/PH/1


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