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Seattle’s Elite Squad Gets Rocked!



What better way to kick of 2011 than with a rockin' good time? Seattle's 2011 Yelp Elite Squad fought downtown traffic and parking for a chance to get free food, booze, tours and a live show at The Hard Rock Cafe!

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More than 300 guests came dressed up as either their favorite rock/popstars or a version of their inner rock-self. Whether it was an appearance by the White Stripes, Sid Vicious, or Kanye and Taylor Swift, it was a sight to be seen! Spoiling us rotten, the Hard Rock had dozens of servers handing out free and fab servings of garlic fries, Tuppelo chicken tenders, pulled pork sliders and southwest-style taquitos.

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And if that wasn't enough, our 21+ crowd enjoyed a lovely menu of delectible drinks including Manny's Pale Ale, hurricanes, and fancy blue champagne cocktails!

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While guests were treated to small private tours of Seattle's most famous rock memorabilia and the super swank rooftop deck with the best views of downtown, Yelp's own Elite member Leonardo H and his band, Smile Brigade brought the house down with a lovely live performance.

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Throughout the evening raffle prizes were awarded to dozens of guests and as the partied slowed down, every single guest was given a gift of thanks from the Hard Rock for attending the event. Thanking us? No, thank YOU!

For more photos of this fab event check out our Flickr folder! Additional information and reviews of the event can be found here.

Thanks again to the Hard Rock and to Smile Brigade for this 5-star event.

Until next time,

SYOY!

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Katy H
Yelp Seattle Community Manager

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