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Old 06-04-2007, 08:59 PM   #1
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Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 7:15 PM

Ken made me do it........

It's summer (somewhere).
In respect of history, of summers gone by, over decades, in points all over the world (NY, ME, OR, CA, OH, TX, UT, Rome, Munich, couldn't find ice cream in Israel.), I proclaim Friday nights:

Ice Cream Night!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

In a town, far far away,
These are the rides of the
bikes of Tarrant County.

Their continuing mission to
explore strange new places;
to seek out new ice cream,
to boldly go where no rider
has gone before!

It's the Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes!

We already started last Friday.
Burger Box, Glenview Dr., Richland Hills. 7:15 pm

It's in the northeast corner of Fort Worth - Richland Hills:

Here is the map for Burger Box (address is 7700 Glenview, fudged to get the arrow in the right place - a Denton Don trick).

It is on the SE corner of Glenview (west extension of Pipeline) and Booth-Calloway.



We gotta find better ice cream somewhere (but we keep going back to BB).
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Old 06-06-2007, 09:07 PM   #2
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

I'll be there
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Old 06-06-2007, 09:19 PM   #3
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

I will be SOOO ready for some good ice cream, 'specially after last night's faux cream.
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Old 06-06-2007, 09:25 PM   #4
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

I apologize for the diappointment with the ice cream. Next time I see the owner I'll mention that to him.
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Old 06-06-2007, 09:31 PM   #5
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

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I apologize for the diappointment with the ice cream. Next time I see the owner I'll mention that to him.
It's not your fault, Ken.
if they need an ice cream consultant, give them my name

See you Friday?
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Old 06-06-2007, 09:34 PM   #6
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

What about Marble Slab or Cold Stone Creamery? It doesn't get much better than that.
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Old 06-06-2007, 09:43 PM   #7
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

I guess for the good of the "Group" I should sacrific myself and do some Ice Cream Parlor exploration. For the Group of course.

There was a place in North Richland Hills that I used to take my kids too that had great ice cream sundaes. One of those "Trendy" places. The Marble Slab Creamory or something like that. I'll swing by there in the next few days and see if they are still there and digging out those great Sundaes.

There was another one called the "Purple Cow" but I can;t remember exackly where that was right now. On Harwood I think!

I know Southlake has a few also.

But, you'll have a hard time beatin Blue Bell..... Just getting your moneys worth will be the hardest part.

I'll report on my findings as I do the taste test. On the down low of course.

Lucky for me my wife doesn't read this Forum.

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Anybody thought about having a build your own sundae ice cream party?
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Old 06-06-2007, 09:46 PM   #8
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

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It's not your fault, Ken.
if they need an ice cream consultant, give them my name

See you Friday?
I will definately tell Curtis about your "expertise" with ice cream. I don't know if I'll be there Friday or not. It's summer, and I don't think that far ahead.

The Burger Box in Richland Hills is located at 7700 Glenview Drive. Maps:

http://www.mapsonus.com/swy.5/dir/ma...hland+hills+TX

http://maps.google.com/maps?tab=wl

Glenview is the same road as Pipeline. The name changes at I820. Wherever you are, take I820 to the Pipeline/Glenview exit just south of 121/I820 interchange. Head west on Glenview and the Burger Box will be on the left just before the first light. We can use the paved parking area between the drive-through lane and Glenview. It is not striped for cars and is large enough to hold 30-40 motorcycles. It is also a long way from the fire ants.

Warning--the light is equipped with a red light camera. The speed limit on Glenview is 30mph and the area is heavily patrolled.
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

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What about Marble Slab or Cold Stone Creamery? It doesn't get much better than that.
Oh it does: Amy's ice cream in Austin ROOOLZ!!!! wish we had it here.

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I guess for the good of the "Group" I should sacrific myself and do some Ice Cream Parlor exploration. For the Group of course.
There was another one called the "Purple Cow" but I can;t remember exackly where that was right now. On Harwood I think!
Hulen and 121. Was there last Sunday. Ice cream is okay, not great.

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Warning--the light is equipped with a red light camera. The speed limit on Glenview is 30mph and the area is heavily patrolled.
Yes, by TWT riders
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Old 06-06-2007, 09:55 PM   #10
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

Y'all need to ride up here to Denton and try Beth Marie's Old Fashioned Ice Cream on the Courthouse Square. They make their own ice cream on site and it is GOOD! They have lots of flavors too...

http://www.bethmaries.com/
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Old 06-06-2007, 10:00 PM   #11
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

The Purple Cow Diner
4601 West Freeway, FW

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http://www.mapsonus.com/swy.5/dir/ma...+Fort+Worth+TX

I'm up for a ride to Denton, maybe next week?
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Old 06-07-2007, 04:49 AM   #12
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

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I'm up for a ride to Denton, maybe next week?
On a Friday night?
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Old 06-07-2007, 06:38 AM   #13
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On a Friday night?
Friday is FNICB night, isn't it?
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Old 06-07-2007, 09:22 PM   #14
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

So, are we doing this at Burger Box again? Sorry, im confused as ussual
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Old 06-07-2007, 09:28 PM   #15
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

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So, are we doing this at Burger Box again? Sorry, im confused as ussual
Yup, we are.
And,man, I can not wait for a big bowl of coold ice cream
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

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Y'all need to ride up here to Denton and try Beth Marie's Old Fashioned Ice Cream on the Courthouse Square. They make their own ice cream on site and it is GOOD! They have lots of flavors too...

http://www.bethmaries.com/
Another thumbs up to Beth Maries in Denton on the south side of the square. If you are ever eating at Babe's in Sanger or having a hot ride, they also have a store on the south side of the town Square in Sanger, just around the corner from Babe's.
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

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Another thumbs up to Beth Maries in Denton on the south side of the square. If you are ever eating at Babe's in Sanger or having a hot ride, they also have a store on the south side of the town Square in Sanger, just around the corner from Babe's.
I'd like to try both, but not on a Friday night
Hmm.... a Sunday break from mowing prairie jungle grass?
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

I need some ice cream........
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Old 06-08-2007, 03:27 PM   #19
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

me too
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Re: Friday Night Ice Cream Bikes, 6/8 7:15 PM

THis is only a couple miles from the Sonic bike night in Hurst....
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