Have a drink with AOA

midtown tea and tap

It's at the corner of New Scotland and Ontario in Albany.

After the AOA birthday party in March, we heard from a bunch of people: "Again!"

So, we're holding a meetup/get-together/soiree May 28 at the Midtown Tap and Tea Room in Albany (map). We'll have the whole front room to ourselves from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. Stop by, have a drink, say hi. Snacks are on AOA.

To make sure we'll have enough space, we do ask that you RSVP.

We're looking forward to seeing you!

Find It

Midtown Tap and Tea Room
289 New Scotland Ave
Albany, NY 12208


Wait? Wait? No cupcakes? :(

I like you guys so much that I'll show up anywhere. A hotdog stand, MT&T, you just name it.

This time I'll leave the baby at home, so I can focus more on adult conversation about all things Albany and all things food.


Oh no! I have a music gig that night! :-(

I unfortunately will be working that night, so have fun without me. Have been to the Tea Room (found it and tried it on a whim) and thought it was delightful! Have fun without me.

I don't think I can make it. Too bad, because I just HAVE to meet all the obsessive blog commenters.

Boo! I want to go, but I'm busy that night. Have fun, everyone!

I should be able to make it. Put me at 80%!

Another one that I'll be out of town for. KHAAAAAN!

Boo! Thursdays aren't good for me. I guess I'll have to wait for the next one. :(

Oooh! I love this place! Me + one!

Look, let's call this what it is: the chance for pantaloons to redeem herself and actually show up. The obvious choice here is for us all to tell her it's a costume party.

I'll be there. Although, I should warn you, I'm extremely boring & socially awkward in real life. I hope you can handle it.

It's a costume party.

@B: you are making the assumption he/she is not wearing a clown costume at home all day long. Let's use reverse psychology instead.

It's not a costume party.

I'm wearing a clown costume right now...

B&S (heh)-

I take offense to the notion that I wear a clown costume during the day. It's a Ghostbusters jumpsuit, people. Show some respect.

I find it incredibly kind you're throwing a party on my big birthday eve. Thank you. I forgive you for not sending me a cupcake last time.

Lovely! I am there!

I'm going to come dressed AS Pantaloons.

Drat! I never get to play with the cool kids on their special days.

I live nearby but have never been there- should stick my head in.

We should totally have nametags this time.

Curses! I'll be out of town that evening, so I'll be unable to perpetuate my web-lurking tendencies in real-life. Keep these events coming, AOA! Maybe I can make the next one.

Count me in

Rewrite that to say "Drinks and snacks are on AOA" and watch the line form.

I'm so there, and I promise not to stand protectively over the food all night, growling and snapping at anyone who gets too close.

I'm hoping to make it, but I have to second 'pantaloons' comments... at least until I have a few alcoholic beverages. then it's 'vroom vroom party starter' and all that.

Well, both the husband and I RSVPed separately, so there are actually 2 more tickets up for grabs. :) Sorry! We were too excited to confer before signing up!

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