Wednesday, January 04, 2006
What’s a Pingfest? It's a friendly get-together for Coronation Street fans, many of whom have met on the Internet, although any fan is very welcome to attend. The term comes from a misspelling of the word "pintfest.” Further definition of ‘Pingfest’ at Corrie.net
We Corrie Canuck folk held a couple of social events we call “Corrie Canuck Pub Nites,” though I suppose technically they’re Pingfests in their own right. Our Jacqueline will be arranging another pub nite in Toronto when she returns from hols so stay tuned.
Take a look at some of these Pingfest pages from Canadian cities …
Winnipeg, Manitoba (check out the prizes!)
Mississauga, Ontario (where they play “pingo,” a Corrie-themed bingo)
Halifax, Nova Scotia (Next Pingfest April 9, 2006)
If you’ve been to a Pingfest, please tell us about it.
Why not organize one in your town?
Posted by The Mistress at 1:50 AM