Buffalo loves a good party. And good food. And being outside. We love traditions, parades and annual rituals – the days that bring together thousands of locals, homesick ex-pats and hip visitors who have picked up on Bufalo’s fun-loving vibe. Now it’s your turn to party like a local. Plan your trip around one of our signature events.

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Food Truck Tuesdays

07/16 - 10/01

Family Fun

Free

Catch your favorite food trucks, plus live music every Tuesday in the square. Free parking is available in the surface…

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Cobblestone Live Music Festival

08/02 - 08/03

Art

$15-$100

Buffalo Iron Works & Lockhouse Distillery & Bar Present The Third Annual Cobblestone Live Music & Arts Festival, to be…

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Erie County Fair

08/07 - 08/18

Art

Adults $10, Children under 12-Free

The Erie County Fair, held annually is the largest fair of it's kind in New York State, and the 3rd…

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Buffalo Irish Festival 2019

08/23 - 08/25

$5-15

The year's favorite Irish bash returns to The Outer Harbor, featuring two stages of continuous Irish entertainment from the U.S.,…

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National Buffalo Wing Festival

08/31 - 09/01

Downtown

$5

Entering its 18th year, this top event in Buffalo, is recognized as one of the best festivals in the country!…

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Borderland Music and Arts Festival

09/21 - 09/22

Art

$65-$120

The Borderland Music and Arts Festival celebrates the rich history and renaissance of the region with a two-day music and…

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Earth, Wind & Fire

07/16

Music

$19

The Elements!  With a sound that blends funk, jazz, pop, soul and R&B, Earth, Wind & Fire launched a musical…

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Fortunate Youth

07/16

Bars & Nightlife

$15-$18

Fortunate Youth is a collective of six outstanding musicians/producers who have taken the worldwide music scene by storm. Spreading inspirational…

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Baroness - Gold & Grey Tour

07/16

Music

$25-$28

Baroness' triumphant new album contains some of the biggest, brightest and most glorious riffs and choruses the adventurous rock group…

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Heart Bones

07/16

Music

$15-$18

Heart Bones is a collaboration between Sean Tillmann and Sabrina Ellis.  They recognized a kindred quality of over-the-top showmanship, and…

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Blink-182 and Lil Wayne

07/17

Music

Lil Wayne and Blink-182 have announced a co-headlining tour. The North American trek begins in June and stretches through September.…

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The Psychedelic Furs and james

07/18

Music

$5-$35

Canalside Live concerts presents The Psychedelic Furs and james - for this outdoor concert.  Also appearing will be Dear Boy.

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Thursday & Main: The Strictly Hip

07/18

Free Admission

The free and open-to-the-public happy hour, presented on Thursday evenings in the heart of Downtown Buffalo at Fountain Plaza (Main…

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Wines in the Wild

07/18

$50-$150

It’s time for Wines in the Wild at the Buffalo Zoo 2019 — one of Western New York’s longest-running all-you-care-to…

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Combo Chimbita

07/18

Music

$10

Through her folkloric mystique, otherworldly psychedelia, and a dash of enigmatic punk, Ahomale by Combo Chimbita catapults the sacred knowledge…

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Albert Castiglia

07/18

Bars & Nightlife

$10-$15

 “It may be a bit premature to crown Albert Castiglia America's newest King of the Blues, but there's little doubt…

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Thomas Rhett

07/19

Music

$37.25 and up

Dress cool for the Very Hot Summer Tour 2019. Featuring the lineup of Thomas Rhett, Dustin Lynch, Russell Dickerson, and…

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Ariella

07/19

Music

$12-$15

Infusing Funk, Jazz and Samba with Blues Soul and Tango, award winning International touring artists Ariella and Nicolaas have created…

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Eat Rite Foods Sports Expo

07/20

$20

This is the Premier Sports, Health & Wellness Expo in New York. Featuring a massive vendor expo of both national…

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East Side Garden Walk

07/20

Free

Free

Gardening on Buffalo's East Side has a unique ambience. often with an organic, natural aura which is representative of the…

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Village of Williamsville Garden Walk

07/20

Art

Free

Free Garden Walk Passport Maps & Gift Bags filled with valuable sponsor coupons are available the day of the event…

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EB Green Tour de Force

07/20

$20

Travel through the streets of Buffalo and time to discover the indelible mark E. B. Green left on the city.…

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Burgerfest 2019

07/20

Free Admission

Burgerfest celebrates the birthplace of the Hamburger.  The Taste of Hamburg part of the festival features the favorite offerings of…

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Apollo 50 - Remembering the First Step

07/20

$10

Join us for a family-friendly event!  Hands-on Moon activities, Apollo trivia, the Moon in 3D, Ultraviolet science, and food and…

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311 & Dirty Heads

07/20

Music

$26-$76

So-Cal based bands 311 and Dirty Heads are joining forces for a tour of the U.S. this summer for what they…

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Silo City Reading Series featuring Danez Smith

07/20

Art

Free

Just Buffalo Literary Center presents Silo City Reading Series - a summer multidisciplinary poetry series including live musical performances and…

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Video Games Live

07/20

Family Fun

$29-$79

Video Games Live™ is an award-winning immersive concert event featuring music from the most popular video games of all time.…

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*repeat repeat

07/20

Bars & Nightlife

$12-$15

On their new album Glazed, *repeat repeat deliver a batch of songs entirely true to the album’s title: sugary and…

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South Buffalo Alive Garden Tour

07/21

Free

Free

Maps for the South Buffalo Garden Tour will be available at Tim Russert’s Children’s Garden, 2002 South Park Ave. The…

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Waldfest

07/21

$15

This 44th annual celebration of German heritage is a day outdoors, filled with fun and music from the German-American Musicans,…

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