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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Jerome Bianchi

Saturday, Oct. 20th - Sunday, Nov. 18th
$11; 10AM-5PM

Fruits and Flowers – Photography is a very special combination of technical skills and artistic perception. Bianchi creates artistic digital images that take on a life of their own and the outcomes are unpredictable and exciting. His goal is to make a photographic statement that provokes the viewer to reflect on what they see and how they can relate to the image. Go to for more information. 


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Hypertufa Container

Saturday, Oct. 20th
$30; 2-4PM

By popular demand, one of our most popular spring Make-it, Take-it Workshop  workshops returns for Fall! Get messy and creative at the Botanical Gardens. Fashion your own unique planting container from peat moss, Portland cement and perlite. Wear clothing you do not mind getting dirty. Visit our site to pre-register.


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Knox Holiday Arts and Crafts Show

Saturday, Oct. 27th - Sunday, Oct. 28th
$5; From: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Join Friends of Knox Farm for our annual Holiday Arts and Garden show.  Off-site parking is available at MOOG (7021 Seneca St.), with a free shuttle running to the location.

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IMAGINE Walk First Sunday

Sunday, Nov. 4th
Free; From: 10:45 AM to 11:30 AM

Imagine quietly and reflectively walking and appreciating the beauty of Buffalo’s Delaware Park Museum District, as well as the Scajaquada Creek, Buffalo State College and the Richardson Olmsted Complex.  It can be both a physical and spiritual exercise; individual yet communal; as well as a pleasant and creative “place-based lifelong learning” experience.

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Poinsettia and Railway Exhibit

Friday, Nov. 23rd - Sunday, Jan. 6th
$11; 10AM-5PM

Winter Wonderland – Sleigh bells ring, are you listening? In the lane snow is glistening…inside! See how we transform our tropical paradise into a holiday wonderland. As you walk through this exhibit, you will be delighted in thousands of lush and colorful poinsettias, whimsical woodland scenes, an entertaining model railway and some fun surprises this holiday season!  The railway is presented by the WNY Garden Railway Society. 

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South Towns Camera Club Exhibit

Friday, Nov. 23rd - Sunday, Jan. 13th
$11; 10AM-5PM

Celebrating Nature in Fall and Winter – A collection of Award Winning Photographs by members of the South Towns Camera Club.  The inspired collection of photographs in this exhibit captures the sublime beauty of fall, winter and the Botanical Gardens. Visit our websitefor more information. 

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Decorated Boxwood Tree Workshop

Saturday, Dec. 1st
$40; 9-11AM OR 1-3PM

In this popular seasonal Make-it, Take-it Workshop workshop, create your own unique boxwood tree. We’ll provide ribbons and small holiday décor items. Go to the website for more information and to pre-register.

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Fresh Conifer Wreath Workshop

Sunday, Dec. 2nd
$40; 9-11 AM OR 1-3 PM

Create a fresh and fragrant 14” conifer wreath at this Make-it, Take-it Workshop to add some seasonal greenery to your home.  We’ll provide ribbons and small holiday décor items. Go to the website for more information and to pre-register. 


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Fresh Holiday Arrangement Workshop

Wednesday, Dec. 19th
$40; 6-8PM

Bring the scents of the holidays home at this Make-it, Take-it Workshop!  Design a lovely live arrangement for your table or craft a unique gift.  Go to the website for more information and to register. 


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Dollar Day

Dollar Day

Thursday, Dec. 27th
$1; From: 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM

Come visit the gardens for $1!  It will be warm inside, and the poinsettias will be in full bloom!

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