"I can't possibly make all 8 nights, can I still participate in Meat Week?"
Everyone is welcome to attend all 8 nights, but no one is expected to! The intent is for the Captain & First Mate to show up every night, in hopes that at least one night will be convenient for all who are interested, and that no one will have to meat in solitude.
"How come you don't include Mongolian BBQ, Thai BBQ, or steak houses?"
We started with traditional, southern BBQ because that's what made us meat lovers to begin with. Everyone's welcome to celebrate as they see fit. Maybe we'll even extend our boundaries if we exhaust our city's resources...
"I'm a vegetarian, I feel left out."
More than half the crew who sailed the maiden voyage of meat were herbivores. We've even had a few vegetarian captains! Many vegetarians come for the camaraderie, but stay for the sides. Just make sure the baked beans don't have pork in them (they probably will) or use french fries as a sauce vehicle.
"I wish I lived in a town where Meat Week was celebrated..."
Start your own chapter! Just check out our Newcomer's Guide
, and you're well on your way to becoming a Captain. Gathering a crew may take some time, but once people see your commitment to meat, they'll be inspired, trust us. That's what Hype Week
"How do I put pictures of my Meat Week chapter on internets?"
Captains are now in charge of uploading the photos for each city. We had too much robot spam to leave it non-password protected! So talk to your friendly leader and they should be able to help you out.