SOURCE: Rudy's 'Country Store' and Bar-B-Q

Rudy's 'Country Store' and Bar-B-Q

February 27, 2013 10:00 ET

Rudy's "Country Store" and Bar-B-Q Celebrates Texas Independence Day With 32-Cent Egg and Brisket Tacos From 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. on March 2nd to Raise Funds for Local Food Banks

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - Feb 27, 2013) - Rudy's "Country Store" and Bar-B-Q is celebrating Texas Independence Day by selling its popular egg and brisket tacos for only 32 cents from 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. this Saturday, March 2nd. The 32 cents collected during the promotional hours will be donated to a local food bank within a participating Rudy's.

Additionally, a dollar for every new Facebook Like (https://facebook.com/rudysbbq), Twitter follower (https://twitter.com/rudysbbq) and Instagram follower @rudysbbq from March 2nd - March 9th, will be divided evenly among the local food bank partners.

Rudy's egg and brisket taco cost about $1.70 on regular days depending on the location. The breakfast taco deal is limited to one per person and only available at participating locations. Guests are requested to arrive early to ensure they are able to beat the rush for the special Texas Independence Day price. For a list of participating Rudy's locations, please visit: http://rudys.com/txindependenceday

"For several years, Rudy's Bar-B-Q has celebrated Texas Independence Day by giving guests a special deal, and at the same time, helping to raise funds for charity," said Pete Bassett, VP of Operations at Rudy's Bar-B-Q. "We wanted to thank our supporters the Texas way with a great deal while fighting hunger in our communities."

Rudy's Bar-B-Q will be donating the funds raised to the following food banks:
High Plains Food Bank
Food Bank Rio Grande Valley
Brazos Valley Food Bank
Food Bank of Corpus Christi
South Texas Food Bank
Houston Food Bank
El Paso Food Bank
East Texas Food Bank
Care and Share Food Bank for Southern Colorado
Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma
South Plains Food Bank
S.O.S. Food Bank New Braunfels
Chandler Food Bank
Caritas of Waco
Food Care Center Killeen
North Texas Food Bank

Since 2009, Rudy's Follow2Support has utilized its social networks to raise funds for various charities. The funds raised through Follow2Support, together with Rudy's stores, have raised thousands of dollars for its nonprofit partners.

About Rudy's "Country Store" and Bar-B-Q
Since 1989, Rudy's "Country Store" and Bar-B-Q has been serving up genuine Texas Bar-B-Q to folks in the Southwest USA. Rudy's Bar-B-Q pits are 100% wood fired with oak. Along with time and oak, Rudy's Bar-B-Q cooks with a dry spice that ensures perfectly smoked bar-b-q at every visit. It is best served with Rudy's famous "Sause." Rudy's Bar-B-Q ships meat and sells its famous "Sause," rubs and merchandise online at http://www.rudys.com. For the latest updates, follow Rudy's Bar-B-Q on Twitter at https://twitter.com/rudysbbq and on Facebook at https://facebook.com/rudysbbq.

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