What Is A Beer Snake?
How is a beer snake made?
During the first game packed with fans at Wrigley Field, on June 14, Cubs fans created a beer snake — slowly stacking cup by cup by cup long enough to slither through multiple rows, spanning the entirety of the section from the barrier to the bleachers, requiring multiple fans to help lift as the crowd chanted “We
Where did the beer snake originate?
Origins. The first recorded beer snake occurred on June 24, 1969, at Wrigley Field Chicago, IL as documented in the Chicago Sun-Times edition published the next day. This predates, by nearly three decades, the previously documented earliest beer snake in January 1997 at the WACA Cricket Ground in Perth, Australia.
How much did the beer snake cost?
Cubs Fans’ Epic Beer Cup Snake Cost Almost $30,000.
Who started the cup snake?
Lauren Mroz and her father Mike join Anna to talk about Sunday night’s Cubs game where the fans put together an extremely long beer cup snake in the left field bleachers. Mike was in the stands at Wrigley back in 1969 where a beer cup snake broke out and it was documented in the Sun-Times.
What’s the longest cup snake ever recorded?
The world’s longest (approximately 100 metres) beer snake – made by joining plastic cups together – makes its way around the Sydney Cricket Ground during the rain-affected game between Australia and Sri Lanka.
What happened to old style beer?
Old Style remained primarily an Illinois brand — until 2016, when it moved its operations back across the border to where it began. It now brews its Oktoberfest beer (a new recipe) across state lines.
How much does a beer cost at guaranteed rate field?
Here’s a comprehensive look at the beers you can expect to see around the ballpark. Cheapest and most expensive: Grab a beer at Guaranteed Rate Field for as low as $4. Some varieties cost as much as $12.
How many cups are in a cup of snake?
Amateur mathematicians on social media estimated the snake spanned over 100 feet which means that at 2 cups per inch, roughly 2400 empty beer cups went into making it.