Nature/Outdoors | What’s happening in Buffalo

Buffalo's online guide to arts, culture, & recreation!

Location:

The Strong Museum
One Manhattan Square
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

585-263-2700

Turtle Power

Dates: 
09/08/2018
Time: 
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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

JCC-Camp Centerland

Camp Centerland is the JCC's premiere summer day camp for children entering Pre-K through grade 9. Camp Centerland is a WNY summer camp like no other!
2640 N. Forest Rd
Getzville , NY , 14068
Phone: 716-688-4033
43° 0' 48.2904" N, 78° 47' 6.5868" 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

Hidden Valley Animal Adventure

Escape to the wild as you get up close and personal with over 300 animals and 40 different exotic species including zebra, bison, camel, ostrich and more!
2887 Royce Rd.
Varysburg , NY , 14167
Phone: 585-535-4100.
42° 44' 33" N, 78° 17' 59.2764" 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

Organization:

Tifft Nature Preserve

Location:

1200 Fuhrmann Blvd. Tifft Nature Preserve Visitor Center
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-825-6397

Bats! Shadows of the Night at Tifft!

Dates: 
08/25/2018
Time: 
8:30 - 10:30 pm

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

Location:

3755 Tonawanda Creek Road
Amherst, NY, 14228
United States

Phone:

716-689-1440

Buffalo Niagara Scottish Festival

Dates: 
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
Time: 
varies, see below

Organization:

Grand Lady Cruises

Location:

100 Whitehaven Road
Grand Island, NY, 14027
United States

Phone:

716-774-8594

Organization:

Town of Clarence

Location:

One Town Place
Clarence, NY, 14031
United States

Phone:

(716) 407-2162

Clarence Free Fitness in the Parks

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/24/2018
Time: 
9:30 -10:30 am

Organization:

Location:

9993 Allegheny Road
Darien Center, NY, 14040
United States

Phone:

585-599-4641

Darien Lake Harvest Fest

Dates: 
09/08/2018
09/09/2018
09/15/2018
Time: 
Check website for updated info

Location:

123 Grey St
East Aurora, NY, 14052
United States

Phone:

(716) 348-2232

East Aurora Farmers Market

Dates: 
08/18/2018
08/22/2018
08/25/2018
Time: 
7am - 1pm

Location:

Beaver Meadow Audubon Center
1610 Welch Rd.
North Java, NY, 14113
United States

Phone:

5854573228

Enchanted Forest

Dates: 
10/05/2018
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
Time: 
6 - 9 pm

Organization:

Erie County Fair

Location:

5600 McKinley Pkwy
Hamburg , NY, 14075
United States

Phone:

716-649-3900 ext. 6404

Erie County Fair!

Dates: 
08/16/2018
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
varies, see below

Organization:

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560

Fall Homeschool Day at Penn Dixie

Dates: 
10/17/2018
Time: 
10 am - 1 pm

Organization:

Location:

332 Prospect St
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154.

Fireworks at Niagara Falls State Park!

Dates: 
08/16/2018
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
10 pm

Organization:

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560

FOSSIL PREP 101 at Penn Dixie

Dates: 
09/15/2018
Time: 
10 am - 2 pm

Organization:

Location:

6121 Chestnut Ridge Road
Orchard Park, NY, 14127
United States

Phone:

716-662-3290

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

Organization:

Tifft Nature Preserve

Location:

1200 Fuhrmann Blvd. Tifft Nature Preserve Visitor Center
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-825-6397

Girl Power Wilderness Survival at Tifft!

Dates: 
08/27/2018
Time: 
9 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

6121 Chestnut Ridge Road
Orchard Park, NY, 14127
United States

Phone:

716-662-3290

K.I.A. Memorial Roadmarch at Chestnut Ridge Park!

Dates: 
08/18/2018
Time: 
Check in starts at 8 am

Organization:

Location:

437 Buffalo Road
East Aurora, NY, 14052
United States

Phone:

(716) 549-1802

Kayaking with Matt at Knox Farm State Park!

Dates: 
08/23/2018
Time: 
6:30 - 7:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

437 Buffalo Road
East Aurora, NY, 14052
United States

Phone:

(716) 549-1802

Kayaking with Matt at Knox Farm State Park!

Dates: 
09/08/2018
Time: 
9 am

Organization:

Location:

11095 Bethany Center Rd
East Bethany, NY, 14054
United States

Phone:

5853441122

Orienteering Event at the Genesee County Park & Forest

Dates: 
09/15/2018
Time: 
9 am - 3 pm

Location:

3760 Quaker Road
Gasport, NY, 14067
United States

Phone:

716-772-2211

Pumpkin Fiesta at Becker Farms

Dates: 
09/08/2018
09/09/2018
09/15/2018
Time: 
12 pm - 5 pm

Location:

3755 Tonawanda Creek Road
Amherst, NY, 14228
United States

Phone:

716-689-1440

Run in the Country: Amherst Bicentennial Edition

Dates: 
09/22/2018
Time: 
9 am - 12 pm

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.

Organization:

Location:

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

Saturday at Elmwood Bidwell Farmers' Market

Dates: 
08/18/2018
08/25/2018
09/01/2018
Time: 
8 am - 1 pm

Organization:

Location:

1610 Welch Road
North Java, NY, 14113
United States

Phone:

800-377-1520

Sunday Family Walk at Beaver Meadows!

Dates: 
08/19/2018
08/26/2018
09/02/2018
Time: 
2 pm

Location:

The Great Pumpkin Farm
11199 Main St
Clarence, NY, 14031
United States

The Great Inflatable Race - Buffalo

Dates: 
07/13/2019
Time: 
9 am

Location:

New York State Fairgrounds
581 State Fair Boulevard
Syracuse, NY, 13209
United States

Phone:

315.487.7711

The Great New York State Fair

Dates: 
08/22/2018
08/23/2018
08/24/2018
Time: 
See web site for times

Organization:

Tifft Nature Preserve

Location:

1200 Fuhrmann Blvd. Tifft Nature Preserve Visitor Center
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-825-6397

Trek Tifft

Dates: 
08/19/2018
08/26/2018
09/02/2018
Time: 
2 - 3:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

11095 Bethany Center Rd
East Bethany, NY, 14054
United States

Phone:

5853441122

Organization:

Location:

5777 Lewiston Rd
Lewiston, NY, 14092
United States

Phone:

716-286-6661

Wildlife Festival

Dates: 
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
Time: 
10 am - 5 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

Organization:

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560