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Genesee Country Village & Museum

Genesee Country Village & Museum in Mumford, NY is the largest living history museum in New York State. Transport yourself back to the 19th century mid-May through mid-October, with special events all year long. Over 60 historic buildings making history come alive! Hours vary seasonally; see website for details.
1410 Flint Hill Road PO Box 310
Mumford , NY , 14511
Phone: (585) 538-6822
42° 59' 33.594" N, 77° 52' 48.4284" W

Stokoe Farms

Pumpkins and lots more fun in the fall from mid-September until the end of October, and fun in the Christmas season with the best Christmas trees in WNY! For over 200 years, the Stokoe family has been cultivating our farming heritage. Step back to a simpler time with your family and take a wagon ride to pick your own special pumpkin or to choose the perfect Christmas tree. Let us help you make memorable Harvest and Christmas traditions will last for generations. Open weekend only, 10am-5pm mid September thru the end of October, and again during the Christmas season.
656 South Road
Scottsville , NY , 14546
Phone: (585) 889-0770
42° 59' 35.466" N, 77° 46' 20.7624" W

The Buffalo Zoo

The Wildest Place in Town!
300 Parkside Ave
Buffalo , NY , 14214
Phone: 7168373900
42° 56' 18.1284" N, 78° 51' 3.5676" W

The Strong Museum

A national museum of play, right in our back yard! Voted #1 place to take kids in Rochester by KOA readers.
One Manhattan Square
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-263-2700
43° 9' 9.8784" N, 77° 36' 2.5524" W

Country Pine Farm

Country Pine Farm is a family oriented Christmas tree farm located in Holland, NY. Christmas memories are created as you cut your own tree or purchase a fresh cut tree. A winter wonderland with quaint gift shop. Dogs are welcome.
11996 Humphries Rd.
Holland , NY , 14080
Phone: 716-537-9327
42° 40' 55.0092" N, 78° 32' 26.88" W

Explore & More Children's Museum

Spark your kids' creativity, curiousity, and imagination at Western New York's only museum designed just for kids!
300 Gleed Avenue
East Aurora , NY , 14052
Phone: 716-655-5131
42° 45' 36.0648" N, 78° 36' 44.3736" W

Seabreeze Amusement and Water Park

Come get your summer and give your family all the fun and excitement of the area’s classic amusement park, located in Irondequoit, overlooking Lake Ontario and Irondequoit Bay. You'll find thrilling adult rides and timeless family rides - plus cool kiddie rides too. Make a splash in the waterpark, play great games, enjoy your favorite summertime foods, and watch spectacular live shows. Get so much family fun, so close to home. Save when you buy your tickets online and use your smartphone to enter the park. Visit our website for the latest information.
4600 Culver Rd
Rochester , NY , 14622
Phone: 585-323-1900
43° 13' 57.8244" N, 77° 32' 35.952" W

Sterling Renaissance Festival

Thrill to the excitement of over 100 stage and street performers, professional actors, comedians and musicians who whimsically recreate an authentic English Renaissance village for you to experience. Join the merriment at the Pub Sing, Wench Auction and Trial & Dunke. Witness dozens of artisans demonstrating their fine craftsmanship and selling their unique wares. Savor delicacies like steak-on-a-stake, pita pockets, succulent turkey legs, portabella mushroom sandwiches, mile high cakes and more!
15385 Farden Rd
Sterling , NY , 13156
Phone: 800-879-4446
43° 21' 41.3352" N, 76° 39' 10.3248" W

Ganondagan State Historic Site

The only site of its kind east of the Mississippi, Ganondagan is dedicated to sharing the living culture and natural world of the Seneca people at their historic Town of Peace. At the new Seneca Art & Culture Center, approximately 300 pieces from historical artifacts through contemporary artistic and cultural contributions are featured in 15 permanent and rotating exhibits highlighting five centuries of Seneca life.
Boughton Hill Road 7000 County Road 41
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-924-5848
42° 57' 39.654" N, 77° 26' 9.69" W

Location:

1285 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14222
United States

Phone:

716.270.8386

$5 Family Funday at the Albright Knox Museum!

Dates: 
08/12/2018
09/09/2018
10/14/2018
Time: 
during museum hours

Location:

Krull Park
6120 E Lake Rd NY Route 18
Burt, NY, 14028
United States

Phone:

716-778-5730

18th Annual Niagara Celtic Heritage Festival & Highland Games

Dates: 
09/15/2018
09/16/2018
Time: 
10am-10pm

Location:

1285 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14222
United States

Phone:

716-882-8700

Art Baby Stroller Tour at the Albright Knox!

Dates: 
08/01/2018
08/12/2018
09/05/2018
Time: 
Saturdays: 11 am; Wednesdays: 10:30 am

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Bioblitz!

Dates: 
08/24/2018
08/25/2018
Time: 
Friday 4:00pm - Saturday 4:00pm

Organization:

Old Fort Niagara

Location:

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

Phone:

716-745-7611

BPO at Old Fort Niagara

Dates: 
07/22/2018
Time: 
8 pm

Organization:

Location:

44 Prime St.
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

(716) 436-7100

BPO FREE Concert at Canalside!

Dates: 
07/21/2018
Time: 
6 pm

Organization:

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-858-8900

Buffalo Never Fails: The Queen City and World War I Exhibit at the Central Library

Dates: 
11/01/2018
11/02/2018
11/03/2018
Time: 
all day

Organization:

Grand Lady Cruises

Location:

100 Whitehaven Road
Grand Island, NY, 14027
United States

Phone:

716-774-8594

Organization:

Grand Lady Cruises

Location:

100 Whitehaven Road
Grand Island, NY, 14027
United States

Phone:

716-774-8594

Organization:

Grand Lady Cruises

Location:

100 Whitehaven Road
Grand Island, NY, 14027
United States

Phone:

716-774-8594

Organization:

Grand Lady Cruises

Location:

100 Whitehaven Road
Grand Island, NY, 14027
United States

Phone:

716-774-8594

Location:

10717 Main Street
Clarence, NY, 14031
United States

Clarence Farmers Market

Dates: 
07/28/2018
08/11/2018
09/08/2018
Time: 
8 am - 1 pm

Location:

10717 Main Street
Clarence, NY, 14031
United States

Clarence Farmers Market: Butterfly Release Day!

Dates: 
08/25/2018
Time: 
8 am - 1 pm

Location:

10717 Main Street
Clarence, NY, 14031
United States

Clarence Farmers Market: Fire Safety Day!

Dates: 
07/21/2018
Time: 
8 am - 1 pm

Location:

10717 Main Street
Clarence, NY, 14031
United States

Clarence Farmers Market: Super Heroes Day!

Dates: 
08/04/2018
Time: 
8 am - 1 pm

Organization:

Town of Clarence

Location:

One Town Place
Clarence, NY, 14031
United States

Phone:

(716) 407-2162

Clarence Free Fitness in the Parks

Dates: 
07/27/2018
08/03/2018
08/10/2018
Time: 
9:30 -10:30 am

Organization:

Town of Clarence

Location:

One Town Place
Clarence, NY, 14031
United States

Phone:

(716) 407-2162

Clarence Free Outdoor Movie: The Sandlot

Dates: 
08/10/2018
Time: 
Fun starts at 7; movie starts at dusk

Organization:

Aurora Theatre

Location:

673 Main Street
East Aurora, NY, 14052
United States

Phone:

7169136834

Disney's Newsies at Aurora Theatre

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/22/2018
07/24/2018
Time: 
see website for details

Organization:

Location:

Coca-Cola Field One James D. Griffin Plaza
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

(716) 864-2000

Dog Days at the Buffalo Bisons!

Dates: 
08/21/2018
Time: 
varies, see below

Organization:

Location:

123 Grey St
East Aurora, NY, 14052
United States

Phone:

(716) 348-2232

East Aurora Farmers Market

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/25/2018
07/28/2018
Time: 
7am - 1pm

Organization:

Location:

Coca-Cola Field One James D. Griffin Plaza
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

(716) 864-2000

Family Campout at the Buffalo Bisons

Dates: 
08/10/2018
Time: 
7:05 pm Game time

Organization:

Cazenovia Park

Location:

Cazenovia Street
Buffalo, NY, 14220
United States

Phone:

(716) 553-6301

Family Movie Night at Caz Park – Antz

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
8:30 pm

Organization:

Cazenovia Park

Location:

Cazenovia Street
Buffalo, NY, 14220
United States

Phone:

(716) 553-6301

Organization:

Location:

332 Prospect St
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154.

Fireworks at Niagara Falls State Park!

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/22/2018
07/23/2018
Time: 
10 pm

Location:

1285 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14222
United States

Phone:

716-882-8700

First Fridays at the Albright Knox Museum

Dates: 
08/03/2018
09/07/2018
10/05/2018
Time: 
10am-10pm; Family Tours Take Place at 11 am

Organization:

City of Tonawanda

Location:

200 Niagara Street
Tonawanda, NY, 14150
United States

Phone:

716-965-1800

Food Truck Thursdays at Gateway Harbor Park

Dates: 
07/26/2018
08/02/2018
08/09/2018
Time: 
5 - 8 pm

Organization:

Location:

4367 Broadway
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-1849

FREE Outdoor Family Movie Night & Kids Pajama Party at Broadway Driving Range and Miniature Golf!!

Dates: 
07/25/2018
08/01/2018
08/08/2018
Time: 
dusk

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Full "Fruit" Moon Walk

Dates: 
08/27/2018
Time: 
7:00PM

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Full Moon "Buck" Walk

Dates: 
07/26/2018
Time: 
8:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

4367 Broadway
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-2403

Glow-in-the-Dark Night at Broadway Driving Range and Miniture Golf

Dates: 
07/26/2018
08/02/2018
08/09/2018
Time: 
Dusk until 11:30

Organization:

Location:

44 Prime St.
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716.574.1537

Grain Elevator Light Display at Canalside

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/22/2018
07/23/2018
Time: 
dusk through 11 pm

Location:

261 Swan St
Buffalo, NY, 14204
United States

Phone:

800.283.3256

Grease Pole Festival 2018

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/22/2018
Time: 
Fri: 5pm - 11pm Sat & Sun: 12pm - 11pm

Location:

Western New York Book Arts Center
468 Washington St
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-245-3032 ext. 203

Masters of American Architecture Tour With Explore Buffalo

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/22/2018
07/25/2018
Time: 
10 am

Location:

Henrietta Public Library
455 Calkins Road .
Rochester, NY, 14623
United States

Phone:

1-888-837-6410

Mommy and Me Tea

Dates: 
08/02/2018
Time: 
6 to 7 p.m.

Location:

Ogden Farmers' Library
269 Ogden Center Road
Spencerport, NY, 14459
United States

Phone:

1-888-837-6410

Outer Space Blast Off

Dates: 
08/09/2018
Time: 
6 to 7 p.m.

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

RIBBIT, SLITHER, CROAK!

Dates: 
08/04/2018
Time: 
10:00 am

Location:

Camp Piperwood
.
Perinton, NY, .
United States

Phone:

1-888-837-6410

S'mores Galore

Dates: 
08/22/2018
Time: 
6 to 7:30 p.m.

Location:

Elmwood Avenue and Bidwell Parkway
Buffalo, NY, 14222
United States

Saturday at Elmwood Bidwell Farmers' Market

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/28/2018
08/04/2018
Time: 
8 am - 1 pm

Location:

Main Street
Newfane, NY, 14108
United States

Phone:

(716) 778-8531 Ext 8

Saturday Night Car Cruises In Olcott

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/28/2018
08/04/2018
Time: 
6 - 9 pm

Organization:

Location:

2 East Avenue
Lockport, NY, 14095
United States

Phone:

(716) 438-1130

Singin' In the Rain at the Historic Palace Theatre!

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/22/2018
Time: 
Thursday, Friday, Saturday @ 7:30; Sunday @ 3

Location:

Arnett Branch Library
310 Arnett Blvd.
Rochester, NY, 14619
United States

Phone:

1-888-837-6410

Slime Time

Dates: 
07/25/2018
Time: 
6 to 7 p.m.

Organization:

City of Tonawanda

Location:

200 Niagara Street
Tonawanda, NY, 14150
United States

Phone:

716-965-1800

Summer Concert At Gateway Harbor Park!

Dates: 
07/25/2018
08/01/2018
08/08/2018
Time: 
6 - 10 pm

Location:

1610 Welch Road
North Java, NY, 14113
United States

Phone:

800-377-1520

Sunday Family Walk at Beaver Meadows!

Dates: 
07/22/2018
07/29/2018
08/05/2018
Time: 
2 pm

Organization:

Location:

2400 Sheridan Drive
Tonawanda , NY, 14150
United States

Phone:

716-832-6248

Sunday Funday at Adventure Landing

Dates: 
07/22/2018
07/29/2018
08/05/2018
Time: 
during regular hours

Location:

3180 DeVeaux Woods Drive
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154

Organization:

Aquarium of Niagara

Location:

701 Whirlpool Street
Niagara Falls, NY, 14301
United States

Phone:

716-285-3575

Visit the Touch Tank At the Aquarium of Niagara

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/22/2018
07/27/2018
Time: 
12:30 pm and 3 pm

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Woods Walk: Nature Guide's Choice

Dates: 
07/21/2018
Time: 
11:00 AM

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Woods Walk: Nature Guide's Choice

Dates: 
08/04/2018
Time: 
1:00 PM

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Woods Walk: Nature Guide's Choice

Dates: 
08/18/2018
Time: 
11:00am