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Cruise, Brews and 'Que Round-up Fundraiser
August 26th, 2023 10AM-10PM
112 First St. S, Buffalo, Minnesota 55313

Hayes' Public House Brewery & Taproom, along with our local sponsors and volunteers in downtown Buffalo, MN is hosting a huge fundraising event this year to support planning for a Buffalo Community & Arts Center.  All proceeds from BBQ plates will go to the Buffalo Community & Arts Center, and proceeds from the Car Show will go to performing bands.

Event admission is FREE

(pre-order highly recommended)

CAR SHOW registration $10

THE BIG TENT:  Stroll through the pavilion to learn more about community and arts events in Buffalo.  See what's up with the grassroots effort to bring a new Buffalo Community & Arts Center to downtown Buffalo.  Meet the BCAC (Buffalo Community and Arts Center) advocates.     

GOURMET BBQ:  Back by popular demand, enjoy award-winning barbecue prepared on-site by competitive BBQ team FNG BBQ (Friendly Neighborhood Guys BBQ)!  Pop / water is available for purchase.

CAR SHOW:  City of Buffalo has permitted some downtown street closures for the pre-1978 vintage car show.  The event map will be published soon.

BEER:  Enjoy craft beer at Hayes' renowned taproom. Hayes produces a wide variety of brews from cider ales and sours, to IPAs, stouts, porters, and more - including 1919 Root Beer.  


DRESS TO IMPRESS for the LIVE MUSIC:  Wear your best "Rockabilly" outfit. From vintage western shirts and cuffed wrangler jeans to polka dots and pigtails. Need inspiration? Google "Rockabilly style."

COMPETE TO WIN THE 2023 PIN-UP CROWN:  Wear your best Rockabilly Pin-Up gear and compete for Miss CBQ 2023! (21+ only)


Friendly Neighborhood Guys BBQ

$15 Epic Gourmet BBQ Meal

MENU design by The Abundant Kitchen

Your choice:  Chopped Brisket or Pulled Pork

Plating options: Traditional Sandwich or 3 Street Taco's

Sides provided by our sponsors from Gather, Evelyn's Wine Bar and Parisian Corner




Live Music

Four amazing bands will headline. 

Here's the batting order, check them out:

12 PM, Houndog & Fatback, feat. Pugs Hayes



$10 Car Show Reservation

Display your pre-1978 classic car, truck, motorcycle or bicycle for $10 on the streets of downtown Buffalo


The first 50 cars will receive a swag bag including: etched metal dash plaque, $2 off beer token, and local business merch

Our Volunteers will guide you to parking starting @ 9:00AM

If you'd like to register your car without reserving a pre-paid spot, click here.


2023 Pin-Up Contest

Wear your best Rockabilly Pin-Up gear and compete for the crown!

All registered contestants receive 2 Hayes Public House drink tokens after the contest.

2 PM is the contest
4 PM the winner will be announced
Featuring our very own Jake Cline as emcee

Event Map

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