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Spring, summer, winter, fall—no matter the season, Buffalo has events that you won’t want to miss. Music, live theater, food fests, and more mean that whether you’re in town for a meeting or taking a tour of Niagara, you’ll have plenty to do in your off time. Scroll through options, click to learn more, and add your favorites to your planner.
Emmy Award winning comedienne Vicki Lawrence became one of the most beloved television personalities of her generation, as part of the now-legendary cast of the Carol Burnett Show. In the seventh season, at the ripe, old age of 24, Vicki created her most endearing character to date, Thelma Harper, or Mama as she is better known to her fans. Ms. Lawrence will take the stage first. Then Mama comes out and expect the unexpected.
The Taste of Diversity Festival takes place each year on Grant Street, in the heart of Buffalos bourgeoning West Side Market District, one of the cities' fastest growing business districts and most diverse neighborhoods . Plan to spend the day - there is always lots of delicious food, great vendors and wonderful live music all day long, all on Grant Street - the heart of one of Buffalo's fastest growing business districts and most diverse neighborhoods.
This event, seeks to rally thousands together in unified prayer, worship, and a call for catalytic change. Impacting Love Global Ministries partners with ministries across this and surrounding areas to join together to pray with a singleness of heart. Believers from across the country will join together unified, praying for healing and deliverance, hopelessness and broken, addiction and substance abuse, ministry leaders, government officials, children, families, salvation, and more. To participate in the prayer gathering, register online.
Ted Nugent has carved a permanent place in rock & roll history as the ultimate guitar-shredding showman, selling more than 40 million albums, performing over 6,500 high-octane live shows,and continuing to set attendance records at venues around the globe.
The extraordinary artists of Cirque de la Symphonie return to Kleinhans Music Hall performing ethereal choreography to spectacular music with captivating Latin flair. Aerial flyers, acrobats, contortionists, strongmen and other all-stars of exceptional cirque programs throughout the world will transport you to a place of wonder as John Morris Russell opens the 2019-2020 Pops season!
Phil Collins Still Not Dead Yet, Live! will be a celebration of his epic career. With more top 40 hits than any other US artist in the 80s - crowd pleasers Against All Odds, Another Day in Paradise, I Missed Again, In the Air Tonight and Easy Lover and others will have the crowds air drumming and dancing in their seats. He'll be accompanied by longtime guitarist Daryl Stuermer, keyboardist Brad Cole, bassist Leland Sklar, percussionist Richie Garcia, 4 piece horns & stellar backup vocalists with Phils son Nicolas once again handling the iconic drum beats Phil himself made so famous and compelling a generation before.
The Chainsmokers bring their World War Joy Tour to Buffalo. They wil be performing along with special guests 5 Seconds of Summer and Lennon Stella. Don't wait to get your tickets, these will go fast!
Paul Simon changed the face of songwriting, from his years with Simon and Garfunkel through his solo albums. Experience his timeless songs conducted by Todd Craven in this brand-new show.
Seven-time Grammy winner and Pollstars three-time top female country touring artist, Carrie Underwood, will launch a new arena tour, The Cry Pretty Tour 360, and will make a stop in Buffalo. This new production will feature a brand-new stage in the middle of the arena floor, creating a unique 360-degree setting to allow fans on all sides of the arena an intimate view of the concert. Carrie will be joined on tour by special guests Maddie & Tae and Runaway June.
Conventional wisdom has it that Amy Grant put Contemporary Christian Music on the map, becoming the first CCM artist to have a platinum record, the first to hit No. 1 on the Pop charts, and the first to perform at the GRAMMY Awards. Since then, Grant has been strumming her way through a thirty-plus year adventure as a singer-songwriter, author, television host, and speaker.
Countless musicians of far lesser accomplishment have probably made similar statements regarding their own personal creative process, but when the confession comes from John Waite whose been successfully writing, recording and performing some of the most listenable, enduring and appreciated popular music for more than 35 years one cannot help but both recognize and marvel at the shimmering legacy of this British born rock star.
One of the most immediately recognized and widely respected superstars in pop music history, Celine Dion, has announced she is embarking on her COURAGE WORLD TOUR, and will visit Buffalo! The multiple award-winning artist surprised fans with the news - her first U.S. tour in over 10 years.