Sombrero Shell

Shell Oil trucks have been delivery oil to local gas stations in the Buckeye area since the 1920’s. The Shell Station in Downtown Buckeye was operated as a service station when it was typical for a service technician to wash your windshield and fill up your tank. City of Buckeye Mayor Eric Orsborn interviews Ernie Smith the new owner of the Shell Station in the video below produced by Bryan...
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Cafe 25:35

This video is the first of a series of interviews conducted by Bryan Heiden and Buckeye Main Street Coalition. Bryan Heiden grew up in Buckeye, Arizona and is from a long line of Heidens who are well familiar with the unique charm Downtown Buckeye has to offer! Cafe 25:35 is located at 409 East Monroe Avenue, Buckeye, Arizona – 623-386-2535. Established in 2013 by Tony Youngker in the...
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Steve & Barbara Bales Grand Marshal

Steve & Barbara Bales Grand Marshal Buckeye Days 2020 Interview with Steve Bales Sr. and Lara Serbin Steve: Well I’m a third generation native of Buckeye. My mother was Alberta Beloat Bales and her father was John Beloat and John Beloat’s father was Bob Beloat and they homesteaded here in Buckeye 1891 . But then since me, my sons and grandkids and great grandkids I guess its 6th generation...
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Raise Your Stein

October 12th marks the 8th year of Oktoberfest in Buckeye! Originally, Oktoberfest was started in Bavaria, Germany more than 200 years ago. Who knows, maybe they had Sangria there? Traditional beer steins were part of the celebration. Over time steins became more ornate. A contest for the coolest beer stein is brewing at the 6th Street Plaza Sangria & Shopping Biergarten October 12th at 9...
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Horton Holds Up Helzarockin’

Bill and Lin Horton made a big splash at Helzarockin’ Gem & Mineral Show last year! Misty Mountain is the name of their company and they arrived with a huge RV. I never thought I would ever care so much about EZUP tent anchor techniques. The Hortons are the masters of not only making beautiful jewelry with rocks and minerals but they know a lot about how to REALLY stake down a tent....
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