Cupcakes the big draw for Heartland Pet Connection fundraiser

HASTINGS, Neb. - (KSNB) It's an annual tradition that keeps adding new twists as Heartland Pet Connection will host their Kegs and Cupcakes fundraiser. It will be President's Day, February 17, at First Street Brewing Company in Hastings.

Kegs and Cupcakes, an annual fundraiser for Heartland Pet Connection, returns February 17 at First Street Brewing Company. (Source: KSNB)

"(It's) a great fundraiser for us," said Jennie Theesen from Heartland Pet Connection. "A lot of fun and we've added some new things. The night of the event we're actually going to have chili and cinnamon rolls served during the event."

Gourmet cupcakes are sold in advance of the event. They are $8.00 if ordered by February 1, $10 after that. Flavors this year are Washington Cherry Cheesecake; Cream Brule; Red, White and Blueberry; and Campaign Cookie Dough.

The Premium Gourmet Cupcake to be available that night for $18 will include S'Mores and Strawberry Shortcake.

There will be prize drawings, raffles and a 50-50 split the pot raffle throughout the night.

More information, or to pre-order cupcakes, can be found by calling Heartland Pet Connection at (402) 462-7387 or stop at their location at 1807 West J Street.