With all the exciting events going on year-round, you'll never run out of things to do in Buffalo! From the Taste of Buffalo, Allentown Art Festival, Garden Walk Buffalo and the National Buffalo Wing Festival to free outdoor music concerts and ethnic food festivals of every stripe, our special events and festivals bring in visitors from all over the world.

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Engelbert Humperdinck

Thursday, Oct. 19th
$59 - $89; 8:00PM

The 50th Anniversary Tour – The Legend Continues, rolls into town.  Engelbert’s music has transcended time and his voice still continues to reach out to people now – serving to transport and inspire, to embrace and to provoke feelings and emotions…ingredients that are no doubt the essence of his long-lasting success.  One night only!

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Friday, Oct. 20th
$15 - $22; 7:30 PM

The University at Buffalo Department of Music is pleased to present Juilliard415, the Juilliard School’s top period-instrument ensemble.  Attend this special performance, Conversations Galantes et Amusantes: Eighteenth-century French chamber music by members of Juilliard415.

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Victor Wooten

Saturday, Oct. 21st
8:00 PM

Five-time Grammy-winning bassist Victor Wooten joins the orchestra for a performance of The Bass Whisperer, which he penned with leading American composer Conni Ellisor. The Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus joins the BPO for Borodin’s Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor.

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Heart by Heart

Saturday, Oct. 21st
$25 - $35; 8:00 PM

Bassist Steve Fossen and drummer Michael Derosier are back together with HEART BY HEART, a new band featuring powerhouse vocalist Somar Macek, multi-talented guitarist/keyboardist/vocalist Lizzy Daymont, and legendary Seattle guitarist Randy Hansen. Honoring the magic and power of the music of Heart, this incredible lineup considers it their responsibility to bring the songs to the stage in their original form.

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Joe Bolognese & Ashley Amoia

Saturday, Oct. 21st - Saturday, Nov. 25th
Free; Starting: 09:00 PM

Every Saturday night at 9pm Joe Bolognese & Ashley Amoia bring down the house with jazz standards & pop hits from the 70’s all the way until today.  Come by for great cocktails and great music!

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Sunday, Oct. 22nd
$33; 6:30 PM doors

Some things are built to last.  O.A.R. — lead singer and primary songwriter Marc Roberge, drummer Chris Culos, guitarist Richard On, bassist Benj Gershman and saxophonist/guitarist Jerry DePizzo—has created and maintained a sort of a parallel universe. In effect hiding in plain sight from the world outside, the band fills arenas and amphitheaters as it crafts and releases relatable songs with big pop hooks.

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Pat Martino Trio

Sunday, Oct. 22nd
$30 - $40; 7 & 9:00 PM

Truly legendary, the career of Pat Martino has taken him from the 1950s rock -n- roll scene of his native Philadelphia to immersion in the “chitlin’ circuit” to his first Prestige album as leader, recorded when the guitarist was twenty.  The music of Pat Martino, wrote John Fordham in The Guardian, is “jazz played with conviction and craftsmanship,” a consummate blend of “lyricism, feeling and awesome dexterity.”


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Amos Lee

Monday, Oct. 23rd
$34 - $64; Starting: 7:30 PM

Over the course of more than a dozen years and six studio albums, singer-songwriter Amos Lee has continued to evolve, develop and challenge himself as a musician. With a distinctive voice that The New York Times has called “honeyed—light amber, mildly sweet, with a touch of grain,” Lee performs a blend of folk, rock and soul.

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The Bodyguard

Tuesday, Oct. 24th - Sunday, Oct. 29th
varies; Times vary


Former Secret Service agent, Frank Farmer is hired to protect superstar Rachel Marron from an unknown stalker. Each expects to be in charge – what they don’t expect is to fall in love.

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BPO at Canisius

Wednesday, Oct. 25th
$25; 7:30 PM

Alec Holcomb was the bronze medalist at the 2016 JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition. He returns for this annual on-campus performance.Stefan Sanders conducts.

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