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Buffalo Niagara Blues Festival at Silo City Row, July 8

Date: July 08, 2017 Time: 1:00 pm Grammy award-nominated blues guitar and keyboard stalwart, Lucky Peterson, headlines this year’s festival. Starting at age five, the Buffalo native boasts a career spanning nearly 50 years, and has played with legendary blues acts including Willie Dixon, Etta James, Bobby “Blue” Bland and Mavis Staples, among others. The […]

Picnic in the Park with Britishmania at Centennial Park, July 4

Date: July 04, 2017 Time: 11:00 am 2017 Marks the 39th anniversary of our historic Picnic in the Park celebration and the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Summer of Love! Once again presents a day filled with amazing entertainment, artists, and fun for the whole family!   With a renewed spirit and commitment to all things artistic, […]

Albright: Mark Goldman Book Signing at Old Editions, June 27

Date: June 27, 2017 Time: 5:00 pm Albright. You’ve heard the name, but who was he? Mark Goldman has written a beautiful biography of one of Buffalo’s least known leaders. In ALBRIGHT: The Life and Times of John J. Albright, he delves deep into the mysterious turn-of-the-century Buffalo industrialist and philanthropist who did much for […]

Summer STEM Carnival at Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum, June 26 – 30

Date: June 26 – June 30, 2017 Time: 10:00 am Celebrate summer break by building carnival games at the Carrousel Museum! Invent your own game, build it, and play it with other visitors. We will provide a variety of supplies (cardboard, tape, cups, etc) to use. All ages can participate in our STEM carnival. The […]

Mike Risko Music Presents: Make Music Day 2017, June 21

Date: June 21, 2017 Time: 9:00 am Completely different from a typical musical festival, Make Music Day seeks to encourage all people, young and old, amateur or professional, to experience the pleasure of making music.  Every kind of musician – of all musical persuasions – pours onto streets, parks, plazas, and other public spaces to […]

A New Bathtub for the White House at Maxine and Robert Seller Theatre, June 20

Date: June 20, 2017 Time: 7:30 pm Dick Hirsch discusses his latest non-fiction book, a collection of 100 stories that cover a variety of topics, many of them off-beat and all of them readable. A native of Buffalo, Hirsch had a long career as a columnist, starting at the Courier-Express and currently continuing for over […]

Hope Chest Buffalo Niagara Dragon Boat Festival, June 17

Date: June 17, 2017 Time: 8:00 am See the majestic sport of Dragon Boat Racing at the Hope Chest’s annual Buffalo Niagara Dragon Boat FestivalSM. Join us for a day of dragon boat racing and fun-filled activities for the whole family. There will be races all day, a basket raffle, refreshments available, a 50/50 drawing, […]

Soule Monde with Ocular Panther at Buffalo Iron Works, June 14

Date: June 14, 2017 Time: 9:00 pm Soule Monde is avant funk erupting from the syncopated minds of power drummer Russ Lawton + B3 wizard Ray Paczkowski. An ideal union of swagger and raw talent, the duo is cemented into an indestructible pocket, where bold improvisational leaps by either player are met by a near-telepathic […]

Buffalo Superhero Race at St. George’s Church Grounds, June 9

Date: June 09, 2017 Time: 6:00 pm Join us for the 2017 Superhero Race and Wellness Walk to promote awareness and raise funds for children living with mental health challenges. Since 1985, the annual 5K provides the opportunity for people to show their support and “save the day” by helping to raise funds and awareness […]

Food Truck Rodeo at The Buffalo History Museum, June 7

Date: June 07, 2017 Time: 5:00 pm The first Wednesday in June, July, August, and September. Giddy up! Interactive family activities, Dj music, and up to 15 trucks of delectable suppertime offerings Come hungry! Free Museum admission for all. (5- 8 pm) Check out the exhibits and charming gift shop. Bike, run, or stroll, on […]