Press Release – Buffalo Wild Wings Share Our Strength Event

22 09 2009

From a Buffalo Wild Wings press release….

BUFFALO WILD WINGS® JOINS
SHARE OUR STRENGTH’S GREAT AMERICAN DINE OUT®
TO HELP END CHILDHOOD HUNGER IN AMERICA

WHO: Buffalo Wild Wings

WHAT: SHARE OUR STRENGTH’S GREAT AMERICAN DINE OUT

During the week of September 20 – 26, Buffalo Wild Wings is joining thousands of other restaurants nationwide to raise money to end childhood hunger in America. Customers are encouraged to “dine out” in participating restaurants during this week as the restaurant industry rallies together to raise much needed funds. For every flatbread sold from September 20 – 26, Buffalo Wild Wings will donate 50¢ to Share Our Strength®

WHEN: Sunday, September 20 – Saturday, September 26, 2009 – Great American Dine Out

WHERE: Buffalo Wild Wings

Mt. Pleasant – East Lansing – Bay City – Midland

DETAILS: Share Our Strength’s Great American Dine Out is a week-long national restaurant event designed to raise funds to end childhood hunger in America. The program rallies the restaurant industry and consumers all across the United States from September 20 – 26, 2009. Right now thousands of restaurants – from coffee shops to fine-dining establishments – are signed up to participate in a variety of ways: donating a portion of sales for the week, offering special “Dine Out” menus, or selling promotional items to raise money. Millions of consumers play a vital role as well; their choice to dine out at participating restaurants will help feed children in America. Share Our Strength is the leading national organization working to end childhood hunger in America.





Buffalo Barbeque Wings

18 08 2008
  • 1085 N. Wisner St.
  • Jackson, MI 49202
  • (517) 782-4344
  • Website
  • Menu
Buffalo Barbeque Wings in Jackson

Buffalo Barbeque Wings in Jackson

I first heard about Buffalo Barbeque Wings (yes, Barbeque, not Wild) a few months ago when the Jackson Citizen-Patriot ran a blurb about it’s opening.  I blogged about (here) and I have gotten hundreds of hits for that post.  When you type “Buffalo Barbecue (sic) Wings” in Google, that post is the first hit you get.  Seems there are a lot of people wanting to know more about this place but since they don’t have a website, they keep getting directed to my site.

My girlfriend and I were down in Brooklyn for the Sprint Cup race.  I was doing some work and we both had garage passes.  The concession stands in the pits suck and the media lunch was at noon, so by the time 6:00 rolled around, we were both starving.  As we were waiting for Carl Edwards to make his way to the conference room, J asked about dinner.  Since we were already going through Jackson, I asked her if she was up for some wings.  I figured if people are going to come to this blog looking for information, I might as well give it to them.

We avoided the mess on US 127 by staying on US 12 after leaving the track and cutting through the country on Jackson Rd.  We ended up only sitting in traffic for 20 minutes instead of the hour plus we did last time.  Since we took Jackson Rd, we ended up going all the way through town to get to where we were going.  That’s not necessary on a normal day.  We found on the way home Buffalo Barbecue Wings is less than a mile from I-94 and US 127.  We found the shop in a strip mall.  There was just a sign that marked the spot.  Had we not been looking for it, it would have been easy to miss.  It’s behind Biggby and that’s how I knew to start looking.  I saw the Biggby and turned into the parking lot.  After a quick scan of the storefronts, we found Read the rest of this entry »