Buffalo Brewcation



Experience the beer boom that is taking Buffalo by storm! With several new and long-time favourite breweries spread across neighbourhoods and towns all over the region, from Downtown Buffalo to suburban communities, craft beer is a leading catalyst of our local resurgence.




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Buffalo Beer Week:

Buffalo Beer Week is back and bigger than ever! Kicking off Thursday night September 13th (Beer Week Eve) and running to Sunday, September 23rd, Buffalo Beer Week will feature lots of unique events at the best bars, pubs, restaurants, breweries, and other craft beer destinations throughout the Buffalo-Niagara region. The 10-day lineup features events such as beer dinners, tastings at your local pub, huge ticketed special events, and nearly everything in between.


Date: September 14th- 23rd

Time: Varies



Buffalo International Film Festival:

In its 11th year BIFF champions local, national and international films that test the limits of independent cinema. BIFF presents WNY residents and visitors with juried films of diverse perspectives from around the world. There will be a number of film premieres and round table discussions to attend.





Date: October 4th-8th

Time: Time and location vary


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Music is Art Festival:

Each September, the Music is Art Festival attracts tens of thousands of people from WNY and the world. This annual homegrown festival showcases over 700 musicians, dozens of DJs, hundreds of dancers and over 75 displaying and live artists. Our festival also has many family friendly attractions including booths by non-profit partners, our ever popular Kids Village, an instrument zoo and plenty of food and drink!




Date: September 8th

Time: 11am



Borderland Music & Arts Festival:

The Borderland Music and Arts Festival celebrates the rich history and renaissance of the region with a two-day music and cultural festival set in one of the most scenic and storied grounds in all of New York State, Knox Farm State Park.








Date: September 22nd-23rd

Time: N/A


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Roycroft Fall Art Show:

Start the Fall on the Roycroft Campus! Join us for our Art Show as we feature a variety of artists, produce and cultural groups. While strolling the beautiful Campus grounds, you can find old and new treasures, visit with live animals from Thistle Creek Alpacas and Wild Spirit Education.







Date: September 29th-30th

Time: 10AM-5PM


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Great Pumkin Farm Festival:

All your favorite things to do will be found at this fun fall Festival. Come enjoy the Corn maze, Boo Barn, Amusement Rides, I Got It Game, Cow Train, Jumping Pillows, Magic Show, Halloween Store, Bakery, Cider & Donuts and much more…and plenty of great food! Opening weekend will also feature Dinosaur’s in the Corn maze and Sylvia Fletcher & Friends Ventriloquism. Come and buy pumpkins, gourds, stalks and more! Check out what’s new this year including the Shooting Gallery and The Witches Brew Bar new location, outside near the food grove. Craft beers will be available as well as specialty Halloween drinks!.


Date: September 15-October 28 (weekends)

Time: 10AM- Dusk



Hamilton at Shea's Performing Arts Center:

HAMILTON is the story of America’s Founding Father, Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, HAMILTON is the story of America then, as told by America now.







Date: November 20th- December 9th

Time: TBA


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Worlds Largest Disco:

You won't want to miss this event, voted "The Greatest Event on Earth", by Join 7,000 others for this giant retro dance party, on the largest dance floor in NYS - with 500,000 watts of sound and light!










Date: Novemeber 24th

Time: TBA




Prize Pack Includes....

✪  Overnight stay at The Westin Buffalo

✪  $25 to The Lenox Grill

✪  $25 to the Anchor Bar

✪  $50 to Mammoser’s Tavern

✪  $25 to Buffalo RiverWorks

✪  2 tickets to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Martin House

✪  2 tickets to Albright Knox Art Gallery





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