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Hello! The Unexpected Buffalo here. Bet you weren’t expecting to see me. Looking for things to do in Buffalo, New York? As the Unexpected Buffalo, I’ve spent my life seeking out the countless original and surprising things to do here. With amazing architecture, incredible art, delicious food, natural beauty, and fantastic events, you’ll never wonder what to do in Buffalo, you’ll just wonder how to do it all. If you ever find out, let me know.
Experience Buffalo’s remarkable transformation, including a redeveloped waterfront, revitalized neighborhoods, and a burgeoning craft beer scene. Add a rich history and the designation of America’s Best Designed City, and you’ve got a lot to see.
In addition to being the birthplace of America’s favorite bar snack, Buffalo is home to enthusiastic chefs who have shaped the city’s culinary scene. Here you’ll find everything from fine dining and pubs to international cuisine and bountiful markets.
What’s most important to you when you’re looking for a place to stay? Whether it’s comfort, convenience, architecture, history or affordability, with its array of hotels, B&Bs, campgrounds, and hostels, Buffalo has you covered.
There’s so much to do in Buffalo that it can appear overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be! Let us guide you.
A city is only as incredible as its stories. We’re proud to say that the people, places and moments that shape Buffalo make for great stories, and we’re excited to share them with you.
There’s never a dull moment in Buffalo. Here’s proof:
Each September, the Music is Art Festival attracts tens of thousands of people from WNY…
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Explore Buffalo's beloved Elmwood Village at one of the top events in Buffalo. While perusing…
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Entering its 18th year, this top event in Buffalo, is recognized as one of the…
9/21 - 9/22
The Borderland Music and Arts Festival celebrates the rich history and renaissance of the region…