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Free Movie in the Meadow at Delaware Park: Mr. Smith Goes To Washington

Put the folding chairs and blankets in the car and head over to the meadow next to the Parkside Lodge for a FREE summer movie. The movie begins at dusk. Feel free to email pcadirector@gmail.com with any questions you have. See you there!
Dates: 
08/06/2021
dusk
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Organization:

Delaware Park

Location:

Parkside and Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716/838-1249

Self - Led Photo Walk at Pfeiffer Nature Center - Lillibridge

Don’t miss the opportunity to take some photos of our treasured wildflowers for our September 2021 Photo Contest and Show! To share with you some of the property highlights, we have created a self-led walking tour at the Lillibridge preserve. This walk will make multiple stops at iconic features or views which are sure to catch your eye as well as your camera lens. This “choose your own day” and “set your own pace” photography walk is a fun way to get outside and appreciate the grandeur which surrounds us. We look forward to seeing you and the creative beauty you have captured in September! Begin your walk at the Lillibridge Kiosk where a map displaying the iconic stops can be found. Pfeiffer Nature Center is supported by United Way funding. Pfeiffer Nature Center where science, art & nature come together.
Dates: 
08/04/2021
08/05/2021
08/06/2021
dawn - dusk
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Location:

1974 Lillibridge Road
Portville, NY, 14770
United States

Phone:

(716) 933-0187

Summer Concert At Gateway Harbor Park!: Past Masters and Stoneflowers

100% free for all ages! The concert takes place in beautiful Gateway Park in historic North Tonawanda, just 10 minutes from downtown Buffalo. Great music, water, and fun times await you this summer! We'll see you there! "Past Masters" plays the music of the Beatles as it should be played with the passion of six of Buffalos top seasoned musicians. "Stoneflower" performs the music of the Rolling Stones, Tom Petty and other classic groups. The band is fronted by BMHOF guitarist/vocalists Geno McManus and Frank Grizanti. No admission, no outside coolers or food or beverages allowed.
Dates: 
08/04/2021
6 - 10 pm
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Organization:

City of Tonawanda

Location:

200 Niagara Street
Tonawanda, NY, 14150
United States

Phone:

716-965-1800

Preservation Day at Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village

Join Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village, the Amherst Historic Preservation Commission, and Preservation Buffalo Niagara as we celebrate how historic preservation helps our communities. We have a full slate of events planned, with demonstrations, tours, activities, and more! Join us for this fun and FREE new event, sponsored generously through a grant from the New York State Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation Department. Tour the Village to learn more about conservation and preservation, participate in a scavenger hunt, and enjoy our Historic Village, home to 10 historic buildings from Western New York. Admission is FREE for Preservation Day! Tickets are available online.
Dates: 
08/07/2021
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Location:

3755 Tonawanda Creek Road
Amherst, NY, 14228
United States

Phone:

716-689-1440

Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Concert at Old Fort Niagara

The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra will return to Old Fort Niagara for a concert of bombastic favorites and a grand fireworks display on Sunday, August 8 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $25.00 for adults, $10.00 for students and under 6 free. A family pack (2 adults and 2 students/children) is available for $60.00. Purchase tickets here: https://bpo.org/event/summer-2021/
Dates: 
08/08/2021
7 - 8:30 pm
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Organization:

Old Fort Niagara

Location:

Fort Niagara State Park P.O. Box 169
Youngstown, NY, 14174
United States

Phone:

716-745-7611

Erie County Fair

The Erie County Fair has something for everyone! Rides, games, shows, food and MORE!! Bring your kids and make a ton of new memories. The mile-long midway features rides, games, sideshows, concessions, and shopping.
Dates: 
08/11/2021
08/12/2021
08/13/2021
varies, see below
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Organization:

Erie County Fair

Location:

5600 McKinley Pkwy
Hamburg , NY, 14075
United States

Phone:

716-649-3900 ext. 6404