Entry in Mike Diggins Memorial 5K Walk and Run or 20, 40, or 80 Food Tickets at Taste of South Buffalo (Half Off)

Cazenovia Park

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In a Nutshell

5K supports scholarship fund; food tickets can be used at any of the festival’s booths featuring noshes from area restaurants

The Fine Print

Expires Aug 18th, 2012. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Registration required for 5k. Subject to weather conditions. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Foodies love to spend their time trying out all kinds of restaurants, just as Sleepies like to lie on all the mattresses at the furniture store. Unleash your inner aficionado with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

  • $10 for one adult entry to the Mike Diggins Memorial 5K walk and run at 8 a.m. on Saturday, August 18 (a $20 value)
  • $10 for 20 food tickets (a $20 value)
  • $20 for 40 food tickets (a $40 value)
  • $40 for 80 food tickets (an $80 value)

In Cazenovia Park on Saturday, August 18, the Taste of South Buffalo kicks off with a USA Track & Field-sanctioned memorial run that celebrates Mike Diggins, a longtime supporter of Western New York’s running community. Proceeds from the run/walk benefit a scholarship fund to South Buffalo Catholic Schools in Mike Diggins’ name.

Armed with food tickets, guests can visit various booths and scoop up samples or meals from area restaurants including pizza (two tickets) and tacos (three tickets) at Wiseguys Pizza, and corned-beef-brisket sandwiches (seven tickets) and pulled-pork sandwiches (six tickets) at Big Belly BBQ. Each ticket equals $1, and food prices vary from booth to booth.

Taste of South Buffalo

Awash in the aromas of all manner of edible creations, the air in Cazenovia Park buzzes with the strums of guitars and cheerful chatter as Taste of South Buffalo’s festivities carry on into the night. Throughout the day, chefs from area restaurants such as Brick Oven Bistro & Deli and Blackthorn Restaurant & Pub can be found serving up hearty helpings of their signature dishes. In the background, live music from local artists Jane Jane Soundsystem, The Voice contestant Zack Joseph, and So Far So Good add a toe-tapping component to the proceedings and facilitate synchronized eating routines.

Taste of South Buffalo’s loaded schedule of events mingles food with entertainment, starting off with a USA Track & Field-sanctioned Mike Diggins Memorial 5K walk and run at 8 a.m. Afterward, the Buffalo Warriors take on the South Buffalo Catholic School's parents in a basketball game at 11 a.m. Other events include a split-club drawing and a taping of the game show Duck, Duck, Goose wherein elementary students answer questions culled from 36 categories in an attempt to scoop up various prizes.

Taste of South Buffalo

Awash in the aromas of all manner of edible creations, the air in Cazenovia Park buzzes with the strums of guitars and cheerful chatter as Taste of South Buffalo’s festivities carry on into the night. Throughout the day, chefs from area restaurants such as Brick Oven Bistro & Deli and Blackthorn Restaurant & Pub can be found serving up hearty helpings of their signature dishes. In the background, live music from local artists Jane Jane Soundsystem, The Voice contestant Zack Joseph, and So Far So Good add a toe-tapping component to the proceedings and facilitate synchronized eating routines.

Taste of South Buffalo’s loaded schedule of events mingles food with entertainment, starting off with a USA Track & Field-sanctioned Mike Diggins Memorial 5K walk and run at 8 a.m. Afterward, the Buffalo Warriors take on the South Buffalo Catholic School's parents in a basketball game at 11 a.m. Other events include a split-club drawing and a taping of the game show Duck, Duck, Goose wherein elementary students answer questions culled from 36 categories in an attempt to scoop up various prizes.

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    Cazenovia Park

    25 Cazenovia St.

    Buffalo, New York 14220

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