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eep up on the latest news from Buckeye Main Street Coalition with our regular newsletters! We'll be covering various topics with each new edition and it's proven to be a great way for Buckeye residents and business owners to stay abreast of what's happening with our beautiful and historic town. We hope you enjoy it!


The Enchanted Bullfrog

Posted by on Jan 21, 2021 in Blog | 0 comments

The Enchanted Bullfrog

Looking for that vintage piece of furniture that gives character to a room? Mindy Henry owner of The Enchanted Bullfrog offers vintage breakfronts, tables of all sizes and chairs.  This emporium of gift items made by local artists is housed in historic Ware Building. The Ware Building built in the 1900’s was one of the first buildings built on Monroe Avenue and 4th Street.  The Enchanted Bullfrog is one of many businesses that serve the locals in downtown Buckeye, Arizona.  The Enchanted Bullfrog, 343 East Monroe Avenue Suite 100, Buckeye,...

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La Placita Cafe

Posted by on Jan 14, 2021 in Blog | 0 comments

La Placita Cafe

Amabiscas and La Placita stand for Mexican Food extraordinaire. In 1962, Manuel and Nellie Amabisca opened the first La Placita in the San Linda building on Monroe Avenue.  Their son Joe Amabisca opened the second La Placita at 5th Street and Monroe. Today, Barbara Amabisca owns and operates the Café and continues the tradition of using only fresh ingredients to make crispy tacos, chimichangas, enchilidas, and so much more. Try the old school burrito smothered in homemade enchilada sauce served hot. Added margaritas for delicious dinner!...

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Argento’s Pizza & Wings

Posted by on Jan 7, 2021 in Blog | 0 comments

Argento’s Pizza & Wings

Tommy Tomori owner of Argento’s  Pizza & Wings is passionate about fresh and tasty Italian food! Tommy and his friendly staff offers inside dining, take-out, and catering from delicious dishes like baked ziti, lasagna, calzones, and pizza. Tommy makes everything fresh like meatballs, homemade sauce and the amazing crusty chewy pizza crust! Argento’s Pizza & Wings, 805 E Monroe Ave, Buckeye AZ, 85326, 623-386-9191

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Millstone Cafe

Posted by on Dec 9, 2020 in Blog | 0 comments

Millstone Cafe

Joe and Hotencia Blanton own and operate Millstone Café that sits on the corner of 8th Street and Monroe in Downtown Buckeye.  Start your day off right with a Chorizo wrap, Biscuits and Gravy or one of Hortenia’s homemade blueberry scones with white chocolate chips.  The specialty coffee drinks and iced tea are excellent! Millstone Cafe interview with Joe Blanton and Mayor Eric Orsborn Millstone offers homemade lunch items such as sandwiches, soups, and salads for dine in, outdoor patio dining, or take out. The roast beef sandwich...

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2 Amigos Tire

Posted by on Dec 5, 2020 in Blog | 0 comments

2 Amigos Tire

Enrique Gomez and his family own and operate this local tire shop on 4th Street and Jackson in Downtown Buckeye, Arizona.  Jackie who is Enrique’s daughter manages the front office and she always has a smile and great customer service.  Tires are their specialty but 2 Amigos also has experienced mechanics who provide brake repair, tune ups, oil changes, engine work and of course tires. 2 Amigos offers used and new tires. They can service just about any American made auto or...

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Century Glass & Mirror

Posted by on Nov 30, 2020 in Blog | 0 comments

Century Glass & Mirror

Nothing protects better than glass.  Rick Sawyer is the owner of Century Glass & Mirror and services the valley for new windows, doors, locksets, screen doors and so much more! Rick manages the design, specifications and installation of  custom sized doors and windows in a variety of finishes and styles. He has an on site shop where he can repair glass as well. Want to protect your table top? Rick can fabricate a glass top for any size. You have a patio slider needing repair?   Whether broken, fogged, single or...

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Sombrero Shell

Posted by on Nov 27, 2020 in Blog | 1 comment

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 Heiden. Ernie’s got plans! He wants to bring out the sombrero and revamp the station with fresh paint, murals, 1950’s inspired murals and shah nah...

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Cafe 25:35

Posted by on Nov 25, 2020 in Blog | 0 comments

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 heart of Downtown Buckeye, Arizona. The original building was built in the 1927 and was the Palm’s Café, a local bar. Tony has put blood, sweat and tears...

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Steve & Barbara Bales Grand Marshal

Posted by on Jan 24, 2020 in Blog | 2 comments

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 now. I was raised here all my life in the Buckeye area. My Dad farmed here and we farmed with the Beloat Family, developed a farm in Rainbow Valley and...

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