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Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Rue 13's Final Hour: Body Paint, Green Drinks and Goodbyes [Photos]

Posted By on Tue, Oct 2, 2012 at 9:06 AM

PHOTO BY JON GITCHOFF
  • Photo by Jon Gitchoff

Among Washington Avenue's roomy, full-contact bars, Rue 13 was unique. Not least because of its ties to the punk community, which it welcomed every week with a rowdy night of in-house music. It also hosted shows ranging from hardcore to electronica, in addition to the usual weekend activities of the neighborhood. But that's all come to an end -- Rue 13 closed its doors for good last Saturday.

See also: - Full Slideshow: Final Night at Rue 13 - Victorian Fetish Ball at Rue 13 (NSFW) - Highlights from the RFT Music Showcase 2012

Some people came from as far as the Dayglow paint tour stop at GCS Ballpark to say their goodbyes. Others had no idea what made this night any different -- they just came to get laid. We'll miss you, Rue. A few of our favorite photos from this weekend:

JON GITCHOFF
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Full Slideshow: Final Night at Rue 13

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