Minnesota / Wisconsin – Minnesconsin

Fall 2021 Poster

A fall cruise event is planned for September 18, 2021 for the Minnesota/Wisconsin location. The cruise will start in Stillwater, MN and participants will drive to the Hayward Lakes area, ending in Stone Lake, WI. 

An event flyer, registration link and route map are forthcoming. Please email us at eraticatecancercruise@gmail.com for more details.

Spring 2021 Cruise Minnesconsin


Cruise May 8, 2021

Event Coordinators are Roger E. Quast and Erin Quast. Reach them at dark2dark3@yahoo.com or eraticatecancercruise@gmail.com or by phone at 651-353-2535.

Schedule so far is – Check-in/Registration starting at 7am at Big Guys BBQ Roadhouse in North Hudson, WI. Leaving around 9am heading south via Prescott WI, through Lake City, MN on Hwy 61 to Zumbro Falls, MN (Buckwild / Neptune) to Bellechester, MN (Bellechester Tavern) for lunch, then on to Frontenac (B-Wells) and for those from the north, back up to Stillwater MN to the Quast Residence.

Flags / Shirts

Again there will be a limited number of pre-made flags with cancer fighting encouragement messages or ‘fill in the blank’ memorial flags for sale. $20.00 can be purchased at registration. We do encourage you to PRE REGISTER for the event so we can get an idea as to how many people will be cruising with us.

We are working on T-shirts, baseball shirts, and Sweatshirts to sell during the cruise in person and online via this website afterwards. Details forthcoming.

Route map to be posted soon — so check back!




There will be a VERY limited number of pre-made flags with cancer fighting encouragement messages or ‘fill in the blank’ In Honor or In Memory flags for sale. $20.00 each. (sorry no custom flags for this event due to it’s smaller size — the lack of funding we have received in 2020 due to COVID-19)

The Fall 2020 eRATicate Cancer Cruise is the car cruise that goes from the Stillwater, MN area to Hayward, WI and back the next day. Held this year on Saturday, August 29th. This event is earlier, includes more driving — less Stops and at a longer distance. For those who wish to stay over in the beautiful northern Wisconsin — Hayward Lakes area there is a list of suggested hotels further down the page.

Schedule for this cruise is a morning breakfast meet-up in Hudson, WI at 7am for pre-registered check-in’s and those not pre-registered to pay and register their car or motorcycle for the event. Cash or Card via PayPal. We will get on the road by 9:00am to head up North.

Scheduled stops are:

Here is a link to Google Maps for directions.

  • Big Guys BBQ in Hudson, WI – Breakfast available and registration
  • The Cabin Coffee Shop in Amery, WI
  • Long Lake Grill (f/k/a Reel ’em Inn Restaurant) in Sarona, WI — Lunch
  • Hayward Power Sports in Hayward, WI
  • Stone Lake Pub in Stone Lake, WI (Dinner) – Pizza Buffet $5.00 a person
  • BONUS: Sunday morning! The Whistlepunk in Stone Lake, WI (Car Show)

Hotel options in the Hayward area are:

  • Northwoods Motel
  • Northern Pine Inn
  • The Steakhouse & Lodge
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites
  • AmeriVu Inn & Suites
  • Aspen Inn
  • AmericInn


Big Guys BBQ Roadhouse
Big Block Blower Motor Sponsor since 2015!

Missy’s Broken Arrow Pub – Conrath WI
Big Block Blower Motor Sponsor for 2019!

Bowden-Cyr PLLC


New 2019 Big Block Blower Motor Sponsor!


 New Big Block Blower Motor Sponsor from Stillwater, MN!

New Big Block Blower Motor Sponsor from Hudson, WI!

New Big Block Blower Motor Sponsor from Stillwater, MN

Sponsors so far for the Spring 2019 event are Big Guys BBQ, Missy’s Broken Arrow Pub, Bowden-Cyr Attorneys at Law, Central Automotive – Stillwater, Airtec Sports – Hudson and Stillwater Towing as Big Block sponsors, Arnold Bar, No Name Saloon/Monkey Bar, Fresh Market – Ladysmith and Appel’s Tire Service — Millville as Piston or Lugnut sponsors and Arvig Media as a media sponsor.

Our 5th Spring cruise will begin at our Big Block Blower Motor Sponsor — Big Guys BBQ in North Hudson at 7:00 am for registration. A breakfast buffet will be available for a small fee. We will be on the road by 9am and head south to the No Name/Money Bar in Prescott. Next we will continue along the river to Kellogg, MN for Lunch at The Front Porch Bar & Grill. Lunch will be provided by the Leonard Family for a small fee with proceeds going back to the cruise. During lunch we will auction some items and before getting back on the road to head north — a few burn outs might be done!

Arvig Media


 Local Media Sponsor

Then we will proceed north to Frontenac at the B-Wells Bar after lunch and then our final destination for dinner is Carbone’s Pizzeria in Stillwater, MN. We will continue our auction there saving the big ticket items for last! Follow our Facebook event for auction item photos and make sure you REGISTER by April 15th in order to get a memorial flag*. After April 15 you can still pre-register but no flag orders can be filled.

*We are only able to accommodate flag orders up until April 15th so that there is enough time to print each custom flag and ship to the individual event coordinators for the May 11, 2019 event date.