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Colorado Springs are you ready for LUNCH BEAT?!? It's the FIRST in Colorado and after this event there will be many more to come. We've got plans for a few more now, but if you are interested in hosting a LUNCH BEAT or know a cool spot for one, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Colorado Springs-based DJ Wesley Wayne will provide the beats for the first lunch beat!! Sandwiches will be provided by PB&JELLIES and, per LUNCH BEAT guidelines, the only drinks will be water (but we make delicious flavored waters, very refreshing!). [Update 12/8/12: Due to the need to arrange in advance for catering, we cannot refund your donation to the gallery once processed online after today. Thanks for your understanding - and thanks for supporting Colorado's 1st LUNCH BEAT!]
Lunch Beat was founded by Molly Ränge in June 2010, and the first event was arranged in the Fabel garage under Hötorget in the city of Stockholm, Sweden. 14 people attended the event. Now it's an international phenomenon, with a basic concept.
The rules are simple:
LUNCH BEAT MANIFESTO
1st rule: If it’s your first lunch at Lunch Beat, you have to dance.
2nd rule: If it’s your second, third or fourth time lunch at Lunch Beat, you have to dance.
3rd rule: If you are getting too tired to actually dance at Lunch Beat, please have your lunch at some other place.
4th rule: You don’t talk about your job at Lunch Beat.
5th rule: At Lunch Beat everyone present is your dance partner.
6th rule: Any Lunch Beat are to be no longer than 60 minutes long and set during ”lunch time”.
7th rule: Lunch Beat always serve their guest with a 1 Dj-set and 1 take away meal.
8th rule: Water is always served during a Lunch Beat for free.
9th rule: Lunch Beat is a preferably drug free environment.
10th rule: Lunch Beat can be set up anywhere by anyone as long as they are announced as public events, are nonprofit arrangements and are directed by this manifesto.