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Show us your Yelps! Yelpi Gras in St. Louis…



On February 9, 2010, Yelp St. Louis hosted its first Elite Event, Yelpi Gras! Since Mardi Gras is such a big deal here in STL, it was only fitting to kick off the celebrations with a festive party of beads, boas and booze!

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Yelpi
Gras was kicked off with a bead exchange, where guests got to know each
other a little better. Don't worry folks, we kept our shirts on! Elites
and their guests also had the opportunity to decorate their very own pimp cup,
which brought out the craftiness in everyone. And it just wouldn't be
an Elite event without our fabulous schwag and lunch boxes; yelpers
went crazy for both!

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Molly's in Soulard, a Mardi Gras staple in the area, hosted the event with close to 60 guests in attendance. Here, Elites and their guests noshed on fried mushrooms, mozarella sticks, spinach artichoke wontons, and our favorite local fare: toasted raviolis. Guests washed down all of those tasty noms with Southern Comfort hurricanes and Bud Light/Bud Select.

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Overall, the night was a huge success! A great time was had by alll… but don't take my word for it, read the reviews! And to see all of the event pics, visit the Yelp St. Louis Flickr page!

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Looking forward to our next event. Until then, SYOY!

Abby S

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