Buffalo Events Party Like A Local

Upcoming & Annual Events in Buffalo

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

Things to Do Today in Buffalo

In Buffalo, there’s always something fun and exciting happening. Check out what’s going on today.

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Exhibition: “Before and After Again”

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Live on Five 2024

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National Borinqueneers Day Commemoration

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Myeongsoo Kim: Illusive Moon

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Lights and Flights: A Candlemaking Event

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Freedom Art Walk @ Freedom Run Winery

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Alex Boeschenstein: Silent Terminalia

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Read It and Eat – Book Fair and Market

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Mamma Mia!

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Exhibition: The Power of Resilience and Hope – Photography & the Holocaust: Then and Now

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A Tribute to Burt Bacharach

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Spring Exhibit at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens

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Our Famous Appraisal Roadshow and Flea Market

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Buffalo Bandits vs. Calgary Roughnecks

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Legends on the Lawn Trolley Tour

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Beyond the Glass Wine Tasting & Tour @ Freedom Run Winery

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Seeking Apricity – Arcangel Gallery Exhibit

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Saturday Mimosas and Minuets

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Pour Me a Strong One Acrylic Paint Class

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Art Meets Jazz

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Exhibit: “Say Their Names: Honor Their Legacies”

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The Piano Men: Generations

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Combo Art Class @ Freedom Run Winery

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Assembly House 150 Tours

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Gutenberg! The Musical!

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Cupcakes & Centerpieces!

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Viano Quartet

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Total Solar Eclipse and Astral Visions

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Photography Days

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SPECIAL EVENT: Adele Givens

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Exhibition: Robyn Tsinnajinnie – “A Shared Experience”

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Buffalo Bisons vs. Rochester

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Open Art Nights

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Mark Normand: Ya Don’t Say

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A Pitch from Satchel Paige

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Cirque de la Symphonie

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CollaBEERation IV Fest

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The White Devil by John Webster

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Buffalo Wine Festival

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Exhibition: Sin Wai Kin: It’s Always You

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Black History Month at the CAM

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Classic Rock by the River 2024

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Curious George: Let’s Get Curious

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Feed the Fish

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NYBP Annual Margaritaville Night

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Stanley Whitney: How High the Moon

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Exhibitions: Total Solar Eclipse + Astral Visions

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Exhibition: Nice Girls Don’t Yell

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Rare Abraham Lincoln Artifacts on Display

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PROOF, by David Auburn

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Babushka!

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Artifact Adventurers

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Buffalo Signature Events

Traditions are big in Buffalo. Attend an iconic annual event and have a quintessential Buffalo experience.

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Things to Do This Weekend in Buffalo

There’s nothing Buffalo loves more than a fun way to wrap up the work week — so get out this weekend and join the fun!

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Freedom Art Walk @ Freedom Run Winery

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Feed the Fish

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Exhibition: “Before and After Again”

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Saturday Mimosas and Minuets

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Read It and Eat – Book Fair and Market

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Exhibit: “Say Their Names: Honor Their Legacies”

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Viano Quartet

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Beyond the Glass Wine Tasting & Tour @ Freedom Run Winery

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Stanley Whitney: How High the Moon

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A Tribute to Burt Bacharach

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Buffalo Bandits vs. Calgary Roughnecks

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Exhibition: Nice Girls Don’t Yell

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Art Meets Jazz

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Exhibitions: Total Solar Eclipse + Astral Visions

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Photography Days

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Seeking Apricity – Arcangel Gallery Exhibit

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Pour Me a Strong One Acrylic Paint Class

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Classic Rock by the River 2024

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Alex Boeschenstein: Silent Terminalia

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Curious George: Let’s Get Curious

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Artifact Adventurers

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SPECIAL EVENT: Adele Givens

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National Borinqueneers Day Commemoration

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Mark Normand: Ya Don’t Say

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Rare Abraham Lincoln Artifacts on Display

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Lights and Flights: A Candlemaking Event

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Open Art Nights

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Combo Art Class @ Freedom Run Winery

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CollaBEERation IV Fest

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Exhibition: The Power of Resilience and Hope – Photography & the Holocaust: Then and Now

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Total Solar Eclipse and Astral Visions

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Babushka!

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Gutenberg! The Musical!

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Live on Five 2024

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Assembly House 150 Tours

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Mamma Mia!

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Myeongsoo Kim: Illusive Moon

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Legends on the Lawn Trolley Tour

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Artisan & Farmers Market @ Freedom Run Winery

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The Piano Men: Generations

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The White Devil by John Webster

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Cupcakes & Centerpieces!

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Cirque de la Symphonie

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Exhibition: Robyn Tsinnajinnie – “A Shared Experience”

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Our Famous Appraisal Roadshow and Flea Market

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Yoga & Wine @ Freedom Run Winery

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A Pitch from Satchel Paige

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Black History Month at the CAM

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Spring Exhibit at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens

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Buffalo Wine Festival

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NYBP Annual Margaritaville Night

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PROOF, by David Auburn

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Buffalo Bisons vs. Rochester

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Exhibition: Sin Wai Kin: It’s Always You

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Curious George: Let’s Get Curious

01/20 – 05/12

Buffalo Museum of Science

$16-19

The world’s busiest monkey is coming to Buffalo!  Visitors will hone their math and science skills as they make their…

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Buffalo Restaurant Week – Spring Edition

04/15 – 04/21

Welcome to Buffalo Restaurant Week! Taking place April 15-21, 2024, this flavorful seven-day celebration is presented in partnership with the…

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Buffalo Cherry Blossom Festival

04/27 – 04/28

Delaware Park – Japanese Garden

Free

Celebrating its 11th year, the Buffalo Cherry Blossom Festival has blossomed into Buffalo’s favorite springtime celebration. Meet your friends and…

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First Fridays at the AKG

09/01 – 12/06

Buffalo AKG Art Museum

M&T First Fridays at the Buffalo AKG Art Museum are set to begin again on September 1st, from 10 am…

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Buffalo Porchfest

05/18

Elmwood Village

Free

Buffalo Porchfest is a grassroots music festival that turns porches into stages for local bands and musicians for an afternoon!…

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Food Truck Tuesdays

06/04 – 08/27

Larkin Square

Free

Food Truck Tuesday returns to Larkin Square on Tuesday June 4th and runs through August 27th, 5 PM – 8…

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A Pitch from Satchel Paige

04/05 – 04/28

Paul Robeson Theatre

$25

By Loren Keller and James Keller.  Satchel shares his own story from growing up, playing in the phenomenal Negro League…

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A Tribute to Burt Bacharach

04/13

PAUSA Art House

The newest of jazz singers to hit the Buffalo scene, Dr. M has been described as a mid-mod jazz chanteuse.…

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Alex Boeschenstein: Silent Terminalia

04/12 – 06/29

The Buffalo Institute for Contemporary Art

Silent Terminalia is the latest iteration of an installation comprised of variable groupings of freestanding obelisks, fabricated out of pine,…

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Artifact Adventurers

04/13

Buffalo History Museum

$20 admission

Artifact Adventurers is a program that engages 1st to 5th grade children in guided age-appropriate history lessons, songs, stories, crafts,…

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Beyond the Glass Wine Tasting & Tour @ Freedom Run Winery

03/16 – 05/25

Freedom Run Winery

$19.95

Join us Saturdays at 2 p.m. March, April, and May, for our Beyond the Glass Wine Tasting & Tour, conducted…

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Black History Month at the CAM

02/01 – 04/28

Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University

This Black History Month, witness a remarkable chapter in American art history at the “The Highwaymen: Black Artists of the…

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Buffalo Bandits vs. Calgary Roughnecks

04/13

KeyBank Center

Be there as the Buffalo Bandits Lacrosse team, the 2023 NLL Cup Champs, take on the Calgary Roughnecks.  This fast…

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Buffalo Bisons vs. Rochester

04/09 – 04/14

Sahlen Field

Come on out to the ball game downtown as the local Buffalo Bisons take on Rochester during this home stand.

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Buffalo Wine Festival

04/13

Buffalo Convention Center

Choose from 2 sessions at this premier wine tasting event.  There will be wineries offering samples to tickle your taste…

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Cirque de la Symphonie

04/12 – 04/13

Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra

Ron Spigelman, conductor International aerial flyers, acrobats, contortionists, jugglers, and more provide jaw-dropping entertainment on, and high above, the Kleinhans…

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Classic Rock by the River 2024

04/13

Buffalo RiverWorks

5 great classic rock tribute acts are coming together for what should be an incredible evening of live music @…

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CollaBEERation IV Fest

04/13

The Powerhouse at Buffalo Color Park

CollaBEERation is the most unique beer event in New York State that brings together hundreds of members of the Buffalo…

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Cupcakes & Centerpieces!

04/13 – 04/14

Goody Girl Flower Farm

56.50

Join us at the farm and relax while you have fun learning the techniques and tips to easily create a…

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Exhibit: “Say Their Names: Honor Their Legacies”

01/31 – 04/14

Buffalo History Museum

The Uncrowned Queens Institute has a new exhibit at The Buffalo History Museum, “Say Their Names: Honor Their Legacies,” which…

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Exhibition: “Before and After Again”

03/08 – 09/30

Buffalo AKG Art Museum

The Buffalo AKG Art Museum has announced a landmark exhibition that will respond to the tragic slaying of ten members…

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Exhibition: Nice Girls Don’t Yell

03/29 – 05/03

Western New York Book Arts Center

Laura Chenault’s, Nice Girls Don’t Yell will be on view March 29th & May 3rd, 2024. Laura has been experimenting…

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Exhibition: Robyn Tsinnajinnie – “A Shared Experience”

03/22 – 07/27

K Art Gallery (contemporary Indigenous art)

K Art Gallery invites you to the opening of Robyn Tsinnajinnie’s solo exhibition, “A Shared Experience.” Witness her journey from…

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Exhibition: Sin Wai Kin: It’s Always You

03/01 – 08/12

Buffalo AKG Art Museum

It’s Always You, 2021, encourages viewers to reflect on the performance and commodification of identity in our present moment. The…

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