Food Trivia Quiz Evening

Please note: Date of the Food Trivia Quiz evening has been moved from Monday Jan[masked] to Tuesday Jan 7 2014.

Our trivia evenings are always a riot and this one is going to be a whole lotta fun. You are going to learn stuff about food you never knew... and some of it will be stuff you wish you had had never heard! The last time I did this quiz, there were a lot of "Ewwww..... Gross!!!' expressions throughout the room. I promise not to disappoint! LOL

So do you think of yourself as a foodie? Can you guess the answers to questions like these samples below?

1. When Coke was first introduced, what colour was it?

2. Americans eat 18 acres of this every day: (a) Lettuce (b) Pizza (c) Chocolate (d) Spaghetti. Which one is it?

3. Black eyed peas are not really peas. What are they?

If you think you know or can guess the answer to any of the above, then come on down and show us 'yer stuff... you're going to be a star!!

Question Format

You will assigned to a team of 4 or 5 people and your team will attempt to answer the questions posed by the Trivia Master. Please don't worry that you will be put in an embarrassing position -- you are never asked a question directly. The intent of this evening is just to provide some fun and amusement and not to create stress.

There are two rounds of questions. The teams are mixed up between rounds so that you get to meet a whole new group of people during the second round. At the end of the evening, the people who have demonstrated their superior knowledge of food products and by-products will win tacky prizes.

Start Time

We start gathering at 7 PM to mingle and chit chat and get to know some of the other members in a casual setting and so that we can get a drink and a bite to eat. The game starts a little while later.

Our game evenings are a perfect event for new members so if you've never been out to one of our events before, this would be a good evening to come out for the first time.

Location & Parking

The pub is located on the ground floor of the office building at 201 City Centre Drive on the south side of Square One. Parking is free. If there is a parking lot attendant simply tell them that you are attending an event at Failte. If you are given a ticket, please bring it in with you and the staff will validate it for you.

See you there!

Oh yeah, if you're wondering about the questions above, here are the answers:

1. Green

2. Pizza

3. Beans

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  • Sash

    Thank you all for coming to the food trivia last night. What a fun night and I apologize to those who attended for putting them off canned mushrooms and peanut butter forever! LOL. See you at the next one.

    January 8, 2014

  • Sharon B.

    Lots of fun. Glad I don't have any canned mushrooms to get rid of!

    January 8, 2014

  • J.D.

    It was fun, lot of laughs had pretty good time..

    January 7, 2014

  • Debby

    The ice and cold has just taken a lot out of me. I got home this afternoon and couldn't get warm.

    January 7, 2014

  • Monica C.

    I apologize, I just returned from vacation and totally forgot about this night. I hope to see you all at another such evening.

    January 7, 2014

  • Sheila

    Was really looking forward to this event.....taking it easy tonight, two rough days of snow, cold temps not to mention the icy driving conditions....Hope this event will be posted again soon.

    January 7, 2014

  • Sandy

    Sounds like such a fun event. Was hoping to attend but after the last 2 days of driving on ice I am really reluctant to drive unless I have to. Hopefully you will post this event again soon. I would love to come.

    January 7, 2014

  • Linda S.

    I really apologize but with this cold weather my car just won't start so I won't be able to make it tonight. I'm so disappointed I was really looking forward to this.

    January 7, 2014

  • Rose

    Won't be able to make it, have to work late tonight

    January 7, 2014

  • Hala H.

    Sorry! It's too cold for me to go out! See you in another event!

    January 7, 2014

  • Smruti N.

    Sorry have to stay at work and cover for people who couldn't make it due to bad weather

    January 7, 2014

  • Smruti N.

    Sorry we wont be able to make it tonight :( covering at work forvpeople who couldnt make it due to weather

    January 7, 2014

  • Stephanie

    Sorry to have to cancel as I was really looking forward to this event - bad weather for construction and my body is feeling it's wrath. Hope to get out for the next one :)

    January 7, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    I didn't make it in to work today, so I will not be attending tonight.
    I apologize for my last minute cancellation - I was looking forward to this event.

    January 7, 2014

  • Kelly

    Sorry to cancel last minute, Sash. Just found out the mechanic is going to hold my car hostage another day. :( Hopefully will see you tomorrow with TSG!

    January 7, 2014

  • Debra K

    Sorry Sash, its just too brutal out there. Not a good day for public transit.

    January 7, 2014

  • Julie F

    Had to change to "No" because need to work on Tuesday evening. Would like to join another trivia night later!

    January 6, 2014

  • Noreen

    I'm changing my RSVP to no to free up a spot for someone else. If the weather isn't too bad I may still come.

    January 6, 2014

  • GANENTHARAJ (.

    Unfortunately I can't make on Tuesday Sash. Look forward to the next trivia night. Thanks for the update.

    January 4, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Tues is actually betr for me - Thx for the update.
    It's been a while since I've been to one of your Meetups, Sash - looking forward to it! :)

    January 4, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    sorry i am working

    January 4, 2014

  • Barbara

    Thanks for update Sash unfortunately I can't make Tuesday - look forward to the next trivia night as it looks like fun!

    January 3, 2014

  • Smruti N.

    My husband and I will be joining, sounds like fun and look forward to it :)

    January 1, 2014

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