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Grassroots Luau BBQ Fundraiser

Join us for an unforgettable evening of fun, food, and fundraising at our Grassroots Luau Republican BBQ! Let’s gather under the stars for a night of Hawaiian-inspired delights, live music, and great company—all while supporting our shared conservative values. Don’t miss out on this chance to mingle with like-minded patriots and contribute to a cause worth fighting for! RSVP now and let’s make a difference together. Mahalo!

June 29, 2024
Melrose Vineyards

885 Melqua Rd, Roseburg, OR 97471

Event Details:

Date: Saturday, June 29, 2024
Time: 5 pm – 8:30 pm
Location: Melrose Vineyards
Dress Code: Western attire with a touch of luau flair (think cowboy boots and Hawaiian shirts!)
Tickets: $50 ea / $400 table for 8
$600 Sponsored Table for 8
(Sponsored tables include 2 bottles of wine and an ad in the event program)

Master of Ceremony:  Commissioner Tom Kress
Speaker:  Sheriff John Hanlin

Join us as we harness the spirit of the West and the warmth of aloha for an evening of unity, celebration, and purpose. Let’s show the world that conservatives know how to have a darn good time while making a difference! Yeehaw and aloha, partners!

What to Expect

Hawaiian BBQ Delights

With this exquisite Hawaiian-inspired menu, prepared with care and attention to detail, your taste buds are in for a treat!

Island Inspired Luau

Transport yourself to the shores of Hawaii as we infuse the evening with tropical flair. Enjoy refreshing beverages, vibrant decor, and maybe even try your hand at hula dancing!

Elected Officials Pie Bake-Off Showdown

Get ready for a delicious showdown like no other as elected officials from near and far step into the kitchen to showcase their baking prowess at the “Capitol Confections: Elected Officials Pie Bake-Off Showdown”!

Live Country Music

Kick up your boots and dance the night away to the lively tunes of our talented country music performers Homemade Jam Duo.  From classic hits to foot stompin’ favorites, the dance floor awaits!

Grassroots Fellowship

Connect with fellow conservatives, minlgle with local leaders, and forge new friendships in a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere.  Together, we’ll strengthen our community and support the causes that matter most to us. 

Live Auction, Raffles, Door Prizes, 50/50, Frenzy & More!

Step into the electrifying atmosphere of a live auction,  where anticipation crackles in the air and every bid is a heartbeat of excitement.  Meet our Auctioneer, Betty Hiatt.   Betty is a master of this ceremony, commanding attention with her rapid-fire chant and charismatic presence.  With each item presented, she will weave a narrative that is sure to elevate in significance, drawing you all into the allure.  Fortunes can change in an instant here, as bidders engage in a strategic dance of wit and determination.  Whether you’re a seasoned collector, an investor seeking opportunity, or a curious spectator swept up in the drama, the live auction promises an unforgettable experience where the thrill of the chase meets the satisfaction of acquisition.

We have plenty of unique and high-value items you just won’t find anywhere else, including the pies!  On this night, not only will we feature the live auction event, but we will select the winner of the Brixia .45 Pistol in the custom “We the People” wood case and the homemade Quilt made specifically for this event.  So please don’t hesitate to get those tickets now!  There is a limited number of tickets being sold and you don’t want to miss the chance to have your number drawn!  

Fundraising for a Cause

Your participation in this event directly supports our grassroots efforts to uphold conservative principles and promote positive change in our communities.  Every contribution makes a difference, so thank you for standing with us. 

On the Menu

Trent Drake’s Signature Kahlua Pig

Succulent and tender, our Kahlua pig, slow-roasted to perfection by the talented Trent Drake, is a true island delicacy. Prepared with traditional Hawaiian techniques, every bite is infused with smoky flavor and melt-in-your-mouth goodness.

Hawaiian Chicken

Transport your taste buds to the shores of Hawaii with our tantalizing Hawaiian chicken. Marinated in a blend of island-inspired spices and grilled to juicy perfection, this dish is bursting with tropical flavors that will leave you craving more.

Tri Tip

Sink your teeth into our mouthwatering tri tip, expertly seasoned and grilled to succulent perfection. With its tender texture and rich flavor, this classic BBQ favorite is sure to satisfy even the heartiest appetites.

Sticky Rice

Savor the simplicity and satisfying texture of our sticky rice, a staple of Hawaiian cuisine. Soft and slightly sweet, it pairs perfectly with the bold flavors of our main dishes, creating a harmonious balance that delights the palate.

Polynesian Macaroni Salad

Creamy, tangy, and full of flavor, our Polynesian macaroni salad is a crowd-pleaser that captures the essence of island cuisine. Made with a medley of fresh vegetables, tender macaroni, and a creamy dressing, it’s the perfect side dish to complement your meal.

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Indulge in a taste of paradise with our decadent pineapple upside down cake. Moist, golden cake layered with caramelized pineapple slices and a hint of tropical sweetness, it’s a heavenly dessert that will transport you straight to the tropics.

Hawaiian Rolls

No Hawaiian feast is complete without soft and fluffy Hawaiian rolls. Baked to perfection and infused with a touch of sweetness, these irresistible rolls are the perfect accompaniment to your meal, whether enjoyed plain or with a dab of butter.

Ticket Options

Single Ticket

Join us for an unforgettable evening at the Grassroots Cowboy Luau Republican BBQ Fundraising Event! Your single ticket includes access to all event activities, including:
Island-Inspired Luau Menu for One
Live Country Music entertainment
Networking opportunities with fellow conservatives
Contribution towards supporting our grassroots efforts


Couples Tickets

Round up your partner and join us for a night of Western fun and Hawaiian hospitality. Our couples ticket offers double the enjoyment:
Island-inspired Luau Menu for Two
Island-inspired luau ambiance
Live country music entertainment
Opportunities to connect with like-minded conservatives
A joint contribution towards supporting our grassroots initiatives


Table for 8

Gather your friends and reserve your spot at the Grassroots Cowboy Luau Republican BBQ Fundraising Event with our exclusive table for 8 guests! Enjoy an evening of Western charm and Hawaiian flavors with our special luau menu, including:
Island-Inspired Luau Menu
Live Country Music entertainment
Networking opportunities with fellow conservatives
Contribution towards supporting our grassroots initiatives


Sponsor Table for 8

Make a statement and show your support for conservative values by sponsoring a table for 8 guests at the Grassroots Cowboy Luau Republican BBQ Fundraising Event! Your sponsored table includes:
Exclusive seating for 8 guests
Indulgent Hawaiian-Inspired Luau Menu
Two Bottles of Wine
Advertisement in the Program
Live Country Music entertainment
Networking opportunities with fellow conservatives


Purchase Your Tickets Now!

Tickets are now available to purchase online or in person at our Republican Headquarters in downtown Roseburg, OR.  
For more information please call (541) 673-5057.  Tickets can be picked up at will call or mailed to you directly. 

Capitol Confections

Elected Officials Pie
Bake-Off Showdown

In this thrilling culinary competition, our esteemed leaders trade in their suits and ties for aprons and oven mitts as they whip up their most mouthwatering pie creations. From senators to representatives, commissioners to clerks, each participant brings their unique flair and flavor to the table in a bid to claim the coveted title of “Top Baker on the Ballot.”

As the aroma of freshly baked pies fills the air, attendees will have the opportunity to bid on a tantalizing array of sweet and savory pies, crafted with love and skill by our elected officials. From classic apple and pumpkin pies to innovative twists on traditional favorites, there’s sure to be something to satisfy every palate.

The competition is all about presentation, creativity, and a dash of political panache! Judges, comprised of esteemed community members and culinary experts, will carefully evaluate each pie based on appearance, and overall execution, ultimately crowning one lucky official as the ultimate pie-making champion.

So join us for a delectable afternoon of friendly competition, good-natured rivalry, and, of course, plenty of pie! Who will rise to the occasion and claim victory in the “Capitol Confections” bake-off? There’s only one way to find out—come hungry and ready to indulge in the sweetest showdown of the season!


Meet our Contestants!

Unite, Celebrate, and Make a Difference: Join Us for a Grassroots Luau BBQ Fundraiser

Gather under the starry sky and join us for an unforgettable evening at our Grassroots Luau BBQ Fundraiser! Embracing the spirit of community and conservative values, this event promises a delightful fusion of Hawaiian-inspired delights and classic BBQ favorites. From mouthwatering dishes to live music and engaging fellowship, it’s an opportunity to celebrate our shared principles while supporting grassroots initiatives. So dust off your cowboy boots, don your favorite Hawaiian shirt, and come together with fellow patriots for a night of unity, fun, and purpose. Let’s make waves and raise funds in style—Mahalo and Yeehaw!

(541) 673-5057

827 SE Cass Ave , Roseburg, OR 97470

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