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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Jul 14

Art on the Riverwalk Festival – 20th Annual

Niawanda Park

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Jul 14

Zoomagination: Festival of Lanterns and Lights

Buffalo Zoo

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Jul 14

Buffalo RiverWorks Summer Concert Series

Buffalo RiverWorks

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Jul 14

Kiddieland Opens at the Carrousel

Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum

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Jul 14

Sunday Morning Brunch Cruise on the Lake

Buffalo Boat Tours

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Jul 14

Floral Spectra

Buffalo Botanical Gardens

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Jul 14

Grand Island Garden Walk

Town Commons Gazebo

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Jul 14

The Famous Sunday in the Cemetery Walking Tour

Forest Lawn Cemetery

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Jul 14

Best of Buffalo Double Decker Tour

Buffalo Double Decker Bus Tours

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Jul 14

The Market at Bassett Park

Bassett Park

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Jul 14

Kenmore Farmer’s Market

Kenmore Municipal Green

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Jul 14

Shakespeare in Delaware Park – The Winter’s Tale

Delaware Park

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Jul 14

Free Yoga on the Lawn

Buffalo Botanical Gardens

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Jul 14

Nightcap Sail

Buffalo Boat Tours

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Jul 14

City of Buffalo Splash Pads are Open!

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Jul 14

City of Buffalo Pools are Open!

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Jul 14

Hundred Days

MusicalFare Theatre

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Jul 14

Giacomo Puccini’s Tosca

Artpark – Mainstage Theater

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Jul 14

Macedonian Festival – 34th Annual

Sts. Cyril & Methody Orthodox Church

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Jul 14

Exhibition: Marisol: A Retrospective

Buffalo AKG Art Museum

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Jul 14

Taste of Buffalo 2024

Along Delaware Avenue from Chippewa to Niagara Square

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Jul 14

North Tonawanda Garden Walk

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Jul 14

Buzz Around Hamburg Garden Walk and Fair

Memorial Park Bandstand

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Jul 14

Samuel P. Capen Garden Walk

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Jul 14

Classic Corner Market

Riley St. & Girard

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Jul 14

South Buffalo Farmers Market

Cazenovia Park Casino

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Jul 14

Canal Fest 2024

Niawanda Park

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Jul 14

Martin House/Graycliff Experience

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Martin House

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Jul 14

Exhibition: Sin Wai Kin: It’s Always You

Buffalo AKG Art Museum

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Jul 14

Yoga & Wine @ Freedom Run Winery

Freedom Run Winery

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Jul 14

Artisan & Farmers Market @ Freedom Run Winery

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Jul 14

Queen For A Day Tour

Lakeward Spirits

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Jul 14

Freedom Art Walk @ Freedom Run Winery

Freedom Run Winery

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Jul 14

Uncle Lucius w/ Special Guests

Buffalo Iron Works

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Jul 14

Jazz at Richardson: Wendell Rivera Latin Jazz Ensemble

The Richardson Hotel

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Jul 14

Puccini’s Greatest: A Gala Opera Concert

Artpark

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Jul 14

Exhibition: After the Sun-Forecasts from the North

Jeffrey E. Gundlach Building

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Jul 14

Exhibition: “Before and After Again”

Buffalo AKG Art Museum

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Jul 14

Exhibition: After the Sun – Forecasts from the North

Buffalo AKG Art Museum

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Jul 14

Lipsey Summer Jazz at the AKG: Jeff Jarvis

Buffalo AKG Art Museum – Lincoln Stairs

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Jul 14

Clinton Bailey Farmers Market

Clinton Bailey Farmers Market

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Jul 14

Beau Fleuve’s Day of Play at Explore & More

Explore & More – The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children’s Museum

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Jul 14

Richardson Olmsted Campus Car Show

Richardson Olmsted Campus

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Jul 14

Snyder-CleveHill Garden View

Trillium Courtyard Florist

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Jul 14

“Return to the Rainbow City: Buffalo’s Pan-American Exposition” Exhibit Opening

Buffalo History Museum

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Jul 14

Buffalo River History Tours

Buffalo Boat Tours

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Jul 14

Lewiston Food Tour

The Roaming Table

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Jul 14

Big Kahuna Evening Tiki Cruise

Buffalo Boat Tours

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Jul 16

Exhibition: “Layers”

Buffalo Arts Studio

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Jul 16

Sunset Harbor Cruise

Buffalo Boat Tours

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Jul 16

Wine and Wheels

Artpark Clay Studio

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Jul 16

Photography Nights

Buffalo Botanical Gardens

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Jul 17

Outdoor Richardson Olmsted Grounds Walking Tour

Richardson Olmsted Campus

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Jul 17

Soundwaves Concert Series

Buffalo Boat Tours

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Jul 17

Concordia Cemetery Walking Tour

Concordia Cemetery

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Jul 17

Caribbean Harbor Queen Cruise

Canalside Buffalo

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Jul 18

Evening Behind-the-Scenes Tours

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Martin House

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Jul 20

2024 Photography Tour – Richardson Olmsted Campus

Richardson Olmsted Campus

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Jul 20

Pan-Am Walking Tour

Buffalo History Museum

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Jul 20

Prohibition Cruise

Buffalo Harbor Cruises – Miss Buffalo

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Jul 21

Pints in the Park

Buffalo Botanical Gardens

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Jul 21

Combo Art Class @ Freedom Run Winery

Freedom Run Winery

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Jul 25

Summer Concert Series at Central Terminal

Buffalo Central Terminal

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Jul 27

Solar Saturdays

Buffalo Museum of Science

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Jul 27

Saturdays at Solé

Solé at Woodlawn Beach

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Jul 27

Tuesday is Country Night at Solé!

Solé at Woodlawn Beach

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Jul 27

Plated Dinner Cruise

Grand Lady Cruises

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Jul 31

Southern Junction BBQ Cruise

Grand Lady Cruises

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Aug 02

Libations and Landscapes

Artpark

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Aug 05

Classic Vinyl Live Series with Jeff Miers

Sportsmen’s Tavern

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Aug 10

Assembly House 150 Tours

Assembly House 150

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Aug 10

Artifact Adventurers!

Buffalo History Museum

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Sep 12

Orchid Repotting with the Niagara Frontier Orchid Society

Buffalo Botanical Gardens

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Oct 12

Path Through History Weekends

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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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Jul 14

“Return to the Rainbow City: Buffalo’s Pan-American Exposition” Exhibit Opening

Buffalo History Museum

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Jul 14

Exhibition: After the Sun-Forecasts from the North

Jeffrey E. Gundlach Building

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Jul 14

Exhibition: “Before and After Again”

Buffalo AKG Art Museum

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Jul 14

Artisan & Farmers Market @ Freedom Run Winery

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Jul 14

Classic Corner Market

Riley St. & Girard

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Jul 14

Nightcap Sail

Buffalo Boat Tours

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Jul 14

City of Buffalo Pools are Open!

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Jul 14

Martin House/Graycliff Experience

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Martin House

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Jul 14

Exhibition: After the Sun – Forecasts from the North

Buffalo AKG Art Museum

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Jul 14

City of Buffalo Splash Pads are Open!

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Jul 14

Clinton Bailey Farmers Market

Clinton Bailey Farmers Market

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Jul 14

The Market at Bassett Park

Bassett Park

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Jul 14

Free Yoga on the Lawn

Buffalo Botanical Gardens

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Jul 14

Buffalo River History Tours

Buffalo Boat Tours

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Jul 14

Lewiston Food Tour

The Roaming Table

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Jul 14

Big Kahuna Evening Tiki Cruise

Buffalo Boat Tours

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Jul 14

Exhibition: Sin Wai Kin: It’s Always You

Buffalo AKG Art Museum

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Jul 14

Buffalo RiverWorks Summer Concert Series

Buffalo RiverWorks

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Jul 14

Kiddieland Opens at the Carrousel

Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum

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Jul 14

Yoga & Wine @ Freedom Run Winery

Freedom Run Winery

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Jul 14

Best of Buffalo Double Decker Tour

Buffalo Double Decker Bus Tours

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Jul 14

The Famous Sunday in the Cemetery Walking Tour

Forest Lawn Cemetery

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Jul 14

South Buffalo Farmers Market

Cazenovia Park Casino

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Jul 14

Floral Spectra

Buffalo Botanical Gardens

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Jul 14

Kenmore Farmer’s Market

Kenmore Municipal Green

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Jul 14

Sunday Morning Brunch Cruise on the Lake

Buffalo Boat Tours

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Jul 14

Zoomagination: Festival of Lanterns and Lights

Buffalo Zoo

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Jul 14

Canal Fest 2024

Niawanda Park

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Jul 14

Exhibition: Marisol: A Retrospective

Buffalo AKG Art Museum

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Jul 14

Hundred Days

MusicalFare Theatre

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Jul 14

Freedom Art Walk @ Freedom Run Winery

Freedom Run Winery

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Jul 14

Queen For A Day Tour

Lakeward Spirits

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Jul 16

Member’s Art Show

Western New York Book Arts Center

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Jul 16

Exhibition: “Layers”

Buffalo Arts Studio

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Jul 16

Photography Nights

Buffalo Botanical Gardens

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Jul 16

Sunset Harbor Cruise

Buffalo Boat Tours

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Jul 17

Caribbean Harbor Queen Cruise

Canalside Buffalo

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Jul 17

Soundwaves Concert Series

Buffalo Boat Tours

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Jul 17

East Aurora Farmers Market

Aurora Village (Tops) Plaza

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Jul 17

Outdoor Richardson Olmsted Grounds Walking Tour

Richardson Olmsted Campus

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Jul 17

Concordia Cemetery Walking Tour

Concordia Cemetery

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Jul 18

Exhibition: Robyn Tsinnajinnie – “A Shared Experience”

K Art Gallery (contemporary Indigenous art)

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Jul 18

Evening Behind-the-Scenes Tours

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Martin House

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Jul 18

Lavender Days! U-Pick lavender, Tour, Education & Lavender Wand Making.

Goody Girl Flower Farm

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Jul 19

Buffalo True Crime Tour

Buffalo Double Decker Bus Tours

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Jul 19

Hispanic Heritage District Walking Tour

Southwest Corner of Porter & Niagara Streets

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Jul 19

M&T Third Friday

Buffalo History Museum

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Jul 19

Junior History Buffs

Buffalo History Museum

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Jul 19

2024 Grease Pole Festival

Pucho Olivencia Community Center

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Jul 19

Buffalo Bisons vs. Scranton/WB

Sahlen Field

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Jul 19

Buffalo Brewery Tour

Buffalo RiverWorks

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Jul 20

Martin House – Home and Garden Tour

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Martin House

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Jul 20

Lancaster Garden Walk

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Jul 20

Providence Farm Collective Farmer’s Market

130 Grant Street

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Jul 20

Dinner Theatre: Don’t Drink the Water

Desiderio’s Dinner Theater at Bobby J’s

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Jul 20

East Side Garden Walk

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Jul 20

2024 Photography Tour – Richardson Olmsted Campus

Richardson Olmsted Campus

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Jul 20

Pan-Am Walking Tour

Buffalo History Museum

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Jul 20

Sounds and Sails

Canalside Buffalo

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Jul 20

Billy Brag

Town Ballroom

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Jul 20

Women of the Pan Am Walking Tour

Forest Lawn Cemetery

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Jul 20

Williamsville Food Tour

The Roaming Table

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Jul 20

An Evening of Poetry

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Martin House – Greatbatch Pavilion

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Jul 20

Citizen Soldier

Electric City

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Jul 20

Billy Bragg – The Roaring Forty USA Tour 2024

Town Ballroom

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Jul 20

The Jay/Sharptet Celebrates Christmas in July

PAUSA Art House

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Jul 20

Burgerfest 2024

Main Street Hamburg

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Jul 20

Kenzie Cat w/ Cami Clune

Buffalo Iron Works

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Jul 20

WNED Classical Live On Stage: Hidden Gems

Buffalo Toronto Public Media

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Jul 20

Prohibition Cruise

Buffalo Harbor Cruises – Miss Buffalo

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Jul 20

Beyond the Glass Wine Tasting & Tour @ Freedom Run Winery

Freedom Run Winery

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Jul 20

Mythical Terrarium Workshop

Buffalo Botanical Gardens

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Jul 20

Hamburg Farmers Market 2024 Season

Hamburg Farmers Market

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Jul 20

Chef Darian’s Jamaican Market

Larkin Square

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Jul 20

Christmas in July on Old Falls Street

Old Falls Street, USA

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Jul 20

Elmwood Village Farmers Market

Elmwood Avenue and Bidwell Parkway

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Jul 20

Williamsville Farmers Market

Amherst Town Hall Parking Lot

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Jul 20

Akron-Newstead Garden Walk

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Jul 20

East Aurora Garden Walk

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Jul 20

Clarence Hollow Farmers Market

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Jul 20

Family History Day

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Jul 21

Pints in the Park

Buffalo Botanical Gardens

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Jul 21

Combo Art Class @ Freedom Run Winery

Freedom Run Winery

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Jul 25

Summer Concert Series at Central Terminal

Buffalo Central Terminal

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Jul 27

Solar Saturdays

Buffalo Museum of Science

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Jul 27

Saturdays at Solé

Solé at Woodlawn Beach

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Jul 27

Tuesday is Country Night at Solé!

Solé at Woodlawn Beach

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Jul 27

Plated Dinner Cruise

Grand Lady Cruises

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Jul 31

Southern Junction BBQ Cruise

Grand Lady Cruises

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Aug 02

Libations and Landscapes

Artpark

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Aug 05

Classic Vinyl Live Series with Jeff Miers

Sportsmen’s Tavern

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Aug 10

Artifact Adventurers!

Buffalo History Museum

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Aug 10

Assembly House 150 Tours

Assembly House 150

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Sep 12

Orchid Repotting with the Niagara Frontier Orchid Society

Buffalo Botanical Gardens

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Oct 12

Path Through History Weekends

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The Laramie Project: A Staged Reading

08/16 – 08/17

Niagara Arts and Cultural Center

$20

2024 marks the 15th anniversary of the passage of Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Hate Crimes Act.  Join Western Door…

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Travis Tritt

08/16

Gusto Grandstand at the EC Fair

$40-$70

Travis Tritt comes to the Erie County Fair, also appearing Aaron Tippin and Pam Tillis.

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BUSH – Loaded: The Greatest Hits Tour

08/17

Artpark

Bush are an English rock band formed in London in 1992. Their current lineup consists of lead vocalist and rhythm…

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Festival of India

08/17

Canalside Buffalo

Experience the Festival of India, a celebration of culture, food and fun.  An outdoor event commemorating India’s 75th Independence Day…

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Kids Day on Old Falls Street

08/17

Old Falls Street, USA

Free

Enjoy a variety of kid-friendly activities on Old Falls Street, including a DJ, inflatables, petting zoo and more!

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Lyfe Jennings in Concert

08/17

Electric City

Appearing at Electric City – get your tickets now!

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Shaq’s Bass All-Stars

08/17

Buffalo RiverWorks

$35

Shaq will make an appearance in Buffalo as DJ Diesel.  Also appearing will be Trivecta, Levity, GorillaT, and Stoned Level. …

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Urban Farm Day Tour

08/17

Free

Urban Farm Day is filled with more fun and learning than anyone can imagine! Wonderful arrays of urban gardens will…

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Village of Lancaster Porchfest

08/17

Village of Lancaster

Join us on August 17th, 2024 from 12pm – 5pm for a day filled with music, community, and fun! PorchFest…

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“A Midsummer Night’s Tour!” – Bassett Park

08/19

Bassett Park

Announcing our 2024 Touring Production: A Midsummer Night’s Tour! This FREE production will be traveling across WNY all summer long -…

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Salsa in the Park – Grand Finale Party 2024

08/19

Delaware Park Rose Garden

$20

Join us for the Salsa in the Park Grand Finale Party.  This special Latin dance summer event on August 19th…

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Avril Lavigne: The Greatest Hits Tour

08/20

Darien Lake Amphitheater

Avril Lavigne comes to the Darien Lake Amphitheater on her Greatest Hits Tour.  Also appearing: Simple Plan and Girlfriends.

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Bachelors of BROADWAY: Gentlemen of the Theater

08/20

Tickets start at $50

Take a trio of dashing men, add soaring melodies from stage and screen with lush symphonic arrangements of songs from…

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Buffalo Bisons vs. Omaha Storm Chasers

08/20 – 08/25

Sahlen Field

Come on out to the ball game downtown as the local Buffalo Bisons take on the Omaha Storm Chasers during…

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Tedeschi Trucks Band: Deuces Wild 2024 Tour

08/20

Artpark – Mainstage Theater

Tedeschi Trucks Band (TTB) is a Grammy Award-winning 12-piece rock and soul powerhouse that holds the well-deserved reputation as one…

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Beau Fleuve Music and Arts Celebration Weekend

08/22 – 08/25

Buffalo Central Terminal

Beau Fleuve has been attracting artists and visitors alike from across the region and abroad throughout New York State, Southern…

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Music Matters Summer Concert Series – Funktional Flow

08/22

Buffalo Harbor Walk Venue

Live Music is coming back to Buffalo’s Waterfront! Jeff Miers of Music Matters is teaming up with Liberty Hound restaurant…

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New Kids on the Block

08/22

Darien Lake Amphitheater

New Kids on the Block with Paula Abdul and DJ Jazzy Jeff come to the outdoor Darien Lake Amphitheater.

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Ship N’ Shore

08/22

Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park

$75 – $85

Ship N’ Shore is the Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park’s biggest event of the year! Join us…

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FARROW at Southern Tier Brewing Co.

08/23

Free

2 sets | Free Admission~ FARROW ~A Neo-Classic Rock band from Buffalo with high-energy shows, thought provoking lyrics, and infectious…

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Lewiston Jazz Festival

08/23 – 08/24

Center Street Lewiston

Free

Be there for the largest outdoor, summer, jazz music festival, which takes place right on Center Street in Lewiston.  This…

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Owen – 2024 Headline Tour

08/23

Babeville

Spanning more than two decades, Mike Kinsella’s widely influential songwriting has steadily sharpened and evolved with each new chapter. In…

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Steel Panther – On the Prowl World Tour

08/23

Electric City

Appearing at Electric City – get your tickets now!

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Emily Wolfe

08/24

Babeville – 9th Ward

$17-$20

Emily Wolfe asserts her talent as a dynamic vocalist, sharp songwriter, and an accomplished guitarist and producer. She delivers a…

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