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Shopping opportunities abound as Buffalo has become a mecca for occasional sales. There are approximately ten stores that only open for four days each month with merchandise changing all the time. Look for occasional sales the first full Thursday through Sunday weekend on a monthly basis. We also have over 50 retail, antique and specialty stores that are open during the entire month. Fine delicatessens and family restaurants will be sure to satisfy your palette after a day filled with fun activities. Check out our Buffalo Tourism website for a listing of businesses.
Located only 45 minutes northwest of Minneapolis, Buffalo is close to everything the big cities offer, yet far enough to give you that small town feeling. Buffalo serves as the seat of Wright County, Minnesota.
Minnesota State Highway 12 is approximately ten miles south of Buffalo. Minnesota State Highway State 55 runs through Buffalo east to west. Heading west on Highway 12 will take you to the northeast corner of South Dakota, and Highway 55 to Fairmount, North Dakota. County Road 25 runs north to Monticello and south to Highway 12. Monticello is a mere 15‑minute drive and access to I‑94.
Buffalo is accessible by several modes of transportation including light rail, airport transfers, taxi service, and local bus service. Buffalo Airport is located within the city limits, an appealing aspect for local business ventures. Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) is located 47 miles from Buffalo. MSP serves over 33 million passengers annually and ranks as the 16th busiest airport in North America. There are several options for transportation to the airport from Buffalo including taxi, limo and van services.