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Our cultural organizations are still working hard for our community! Check them out below!

Listed alphabetically by organization (COVID-19 physical distancing still in force)

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350 Masten Ave., Buffalo, NY 14209

M-F 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Extended Hours: M-F 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM for Events and After-Hours Answering Service

 

612 Northland Ave. Buffalo, NY 14211

Open! Pay What You Wish

  • Friday Noon – 7 pm
  • Saturday 10 am – 5 pm
  • Sunday 10 am – 5 pm 

Exhibits:

Outdoors:

Virtual Programs:

One Linwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14209

Hours:

  • Regular:
    • Tuesdays to Fridays: 11am - 5pm
    • Saturdays: 11am - 3pm
  • Summer (July, August)
    • Wednesdays, Thursdays 11am to 5pm,
    • Fridays 11am to 4pm,
    • Saturdays 11am to 2pm

 

  • Trilogies XXXII The Work of Three Artists - Jane Foley Ferraro, Kathy McDonnell, and Robert Wood - July 16 thru August 20
  • Oil Paintings by John Schweikhard -  July 30 through September 17, 2021

150 Edward Street, Buffalo, NY 14201

436 Amherst Street, Buffalo, NY 14207

Museum Hours:  Thursdays + Fridays, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

 

2655 South Park Ave, Buffalo, NY 14218

Open!  Daily: 10am-4pm - E-tickets Required

On site:

Online:

 

1 Naval Park Cove, Buffalo, NY 14202

Online:

2495 Main Street, Suite 500, Buffalo, NY 14214

Tuesday-Friday from 11am-5pm

  • What if there was a place? - the studio, gallery, and classroom spaces of Buffalo Arts Studio and how these spaces encourage individuals
  • The Work of Making Art - the importance of Buffalo Arts Studio through the eyes of the people it has impacted
  • Exhibition by Edreys Wajed, Wish You Were Here
  • Community Space Gallery: showing Creating Environmentally Responsible Public Art by Jozef Bajus and Jump Start Students

Classes: Season Class Offerings

Online Programming:

15th Annual Buffalo International Film Festival – October 7 - 11, 2021

Wednesdays thru Sundays 10am-4pm

 340 Amherst Street, Buffalo, NY 14207

3755 Tonawanda Creek Road, Amherst NY 14228

  • Wednesdays 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Thursdays 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Fridays 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Saturdays 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Free admission for seniors (65 years of age and older) from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm June 16th through October 27th, 2021

  • New 2021 Exhibits:
    • A Great Journey: How We Moved Here
    • A Thimble’s Tale: The Marilyn Mendelson Collection
    • Crowning Glory: The Dolores Attea Sapienza Hat Gallery
    • Land of Plenty: Cultivating Community in Buffalo Niagara
    • Victory on the Menu: Food in the Fight
  • Virtual Tour
  • Shaw Museum Building
  • Village Store
  • Collections

Upcoming:

 

Upcoming:

  • June
    • 12th – 2nd Saturday Walking Tour Around Hoyt Lake
    • 21st – Happy FLOmingo Day!
    • 26th – Splish Splash Summer Bash at MLK Jr. Park
  • July
    • 8th – 6 in 6 BPO Concert Series at Riverside Park
    • 15th – 6 in 6 BPO Concert Series at South Park
    • 22nd – 6 in 6 BPO Concert Series at Front Park
    • 29th – 6 in 6 BPO Concert Series at Cazenovia Park
  • August
    • 5th – 6 in 6 BPO Concert Series at MLK Jr. Park
    • 12th - 6 in 6 BPO Concert Series at Delaware Park
    • 14th - 2nd Saturday Walking Tour Around Hoyt Lake
    • 20th – Back to School Party & Movie Night at Riverside Park
    • 27th – 19th Annual Frederick Law Olmsted Gala at Riverside Park
  • September
    • 11th - 2nd Saturday Walking Tour Around Hoyt Lake
    • 17th – Family Movie Night at Riverside Park
  • October
    • 9th - 2nd Saturday Walking Tour Around Hoyt Lake
  • Walking & Biking Park Routes
  • Historical Walking Tour Around Hoyt Lake (6 episodes)
  • Olmsted Parks Virtual Tours (Spring- Summer)
  • Self-guided Mobile Audio Tours
  • Wednesdays with Olmsted! (activities in the parks)
  • 2021-2022 BPO ROCKS SERIES! 
    • Stewart Copeland: Police Deranged - Fri Oct 29, 7:30pm
    • The Music of David Bowie - Fri Jan 28, 7:30pm
    • The Music of Def Leppard - Sat Jun 4, 7:30pm
  • 2021 BPO Summer Schedule at a Glance (tickets available thru links; if no link, event is FREE):
    • JULY:
      • Weekly Radio Broadcasts on WNED Classical - Tuesdays, July 6 - Sept. 7, 7pm;  Tune in: 94.5 in Buffalo, 89.7 in Jamestown
      • 6 in 6 Series:
        • Front Park - Thurs. July 22, 7pm
        • Cazenovia Park - Thurs. July 29, 7pm
      • Clarence Town Park Amphitheater - Wed. July 28, 7pm
    • AUGUST:
      • Niawanda Park Band Shell - Sun. Aug. 1, 7pm
      • 6 in 6 Series:
        • Martin Luther King, Jr. Park - Thurs. Aug 5, 7pm
        • Delaware Park - Thurs. Aug. 12, 7pm
      • Old Fort Niagara - Sun. Aug. 8, 7pm
      • Bassett Park - Wed. Aug. 11, 7p
  • BPO Out of the Box
  • BPOnDemandTuesdays at 7pm through June
    • Memorial Day pops concert: American Anthems - 6/1 at 7pm
  • #PlayOnWNY (choose & learn an instrument)
  • BPO coloring book
  • #PlayOnBPO musician videos
  • Weekly special audio and video tracks 

1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo, NY 14203

Saturdays 10 am - 4 pm starting April 24th. Mask and social distancing required.

300 Parkside Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14214

Fridays thru Sundays: 10am to 4pm. Reservations required

  Thursdays 10 am - 4pm
  Fridays 10am-7pm,
  Saturdays Noon to 4pm (10am-11am reserved for members and high risk individuals).
  Sundays noon - 4pm
  

Events & Programs

Current Exhibitions

Museum Store

 
  • Gallery Hours: by appointment at 716-856-2717 or info[at]cepagallery.org
  • Darkroom and Digital Photo Lab are available to book online

Programming:

3329 Broadway, Buffalo, NY 14227

Mondays 11am - 3pm & by appointment

Historic Sites:

Meetings & presentations every 3rd Thursday 7-9pm

M-Th 10:30am-8:30pm

130 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14202

Summer Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday from 9:30AM-4:30PM

 

125 Jewett Parkway, Buffalo, NY 14214

Martin House is open for public visitation. Visit martinhouse.org/tour for current tour offerings.

The grounds are open, so please consider exploring the landscape, the exterior of the buildings and the Jun Kaneko Public Art Exhibition (outdoors)

Private Standard & Extended tours, Hybrid Essentials tours, and Open House tours - Friday through Sunday in April; every day except Wednesdays in May

 

1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo, New York 14203

Open! By appointment during library hours; contact 716-402-1HHC (1442)

438 Walden Avenue, Buffalo NY 14211

Open! Gates open daily seasonally; manned by volunteers on Saturdays, and by appointment

  • Events:
    • Saturday Work Days - 6/12, 7/10 & 31, 8/21, 9/11, 10/12
    • From Farmland to Funerals - 10am 6/29  
    • Honor, Sacrifice, & Courage: Erie County during the Civil War featuring Wiedrich's Battery - 1pm 10/9
  • From Honky Tonk to Protest: A Woman’s View of Country Music - September 10 – October 3, 2021
  • The Woman in Black - October 29 – November 21, 2021
  • The Lifespan of a Fact - January 7 – 30, 2022
  • Pride & Prejudice - March 4 – 27, 2022
  • People, Places, & Things - April 29 – May 22, 2022
  • Anatomy of a Play
  • LIVE: FROM THE KAV! music/chat series - 8pm

Virtual Classes

4380 Main St #123, Amherst, NY 14226

2495 Main Street #600, Buffalo, NY 14214 (6th floor TriMain Center)
Open Mon - Fri 12 pm-7 pm; Sat 9 am - 2pm

4050 North St, Buffalo, NY 14219

Open on weekends beginning May 1

Open daily beginning June 14

Northwest Buffalo Community Center: 155 Lawn Avenue Room RM # 107, Buffalo, NY 14207

Meeting address: Harlem Road Community Center, Auditorium, 4255 Harlem Road, Amherst, NY 14226

  • 75th Anniversary Concert - "Masterpieces" Look & Listen by pianist Igot Lipinski, paired with renowned visual master works - 2:30pm 6/20 - St. Michael Church, 651 Washington St, Buffalo - free admission

Amherst Male Glee Club

Upcoming Programming:

 

456 Main Street, Buffalo NY 14202

  • Hand to God by Robert Askins - November 4 – 28, 2021
  • Tribes by Nina Raines - January 13 – February 6, 2022
  • Breadcrumbs by Jennifer Haley - March 3 – 27, 2022
  • Little Women…Now a world-premiere adaptation by Donna Hoke - April 21 – May 15, 2022
  • Off Road with Peter Palmisano (bi-weekly podcast) 

31 S Grove St, East Aurora, NY 14052

  • Campus Tours & Museum: Tuesdays to Saturdays, 11am-3:30pm by appointment; 48 hour notice - REGISTER (required) 
  • The Copper Shop (Artisan Consignment) - Tuesdays - Saturdays 11am-5pm
  • Events

Online:

Open!
  • Thursday and Friday - 12 to 5pm
  • Saturday - 10am to 2pm

Virtual:

617 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203

  Heritage Discovery Center, 100 Lee Street Buffalo, NY 14210

Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Saturdays 10am-5pm

Exhibits:

298 Northampton Street, Buffalo, NY 14208

Open for Tours Wednesdays at 6pm

  • Adult classes - metal, woodworking, sewing, laser cutting, 3d printing, stained glass, etc.

  • Youth classes

    • Youth Entrepreneurship Afterschool Program

    • Tech + Art - TA Training Program

    • Making + Manufacturing Program

    • Afterschool & Select Weekends

    • Workforce Development Days

 

641 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202

Open! Reservations Required

  • Monday, Wednesday-Friday hourly tours 9:30am-3:30pm 
  • Saturday & Sunday hourly tours 11:30am-3:30pm

Upcoming Events:

Online:

  •  Vocális LIVE Concert - 6/19, 7:30pm, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 1080 Main Street, Buffalo
  • Memory Cafe for caregivers & loved ones (Free music and refreshments) - 1st & 3rd Wednesday each month, 12-1pm 
  • ConcertsSaturdays: 7pm, outdoors (weather permitting). Sundays: 2pm, indoors. Free; To register, call 716-570-6520
    • June
      • 12 - Big Martha
      • 19 - Never Ben
      • 25 - Brendan Lanighan Octet
      • 26 - Grace Stumberg Band
    • July
      • 2 - The Twang Gang for 211 VETS
      • 10 - Miller and the Other Sinners
      • 17 - The Kensingtons
      • 24 - Fuzzy and the Rustbelts
      • 31 - Jony James Band
    • August
      • 7 - Sol Y Sombra, Latin Jazz>
      • 13 - Bobby Militello Quartet
      • 14 - The Probables
      • 21 - The Buffalo Dolls with the Ladies First Band
      • 22 - Ken Kaufman and Jay Dref
      • 27 - Savannah Swatland, Country Through the Decades
      • 28 - Rockabilly Dance Party
    • September
      • 4 - Buffalo Jazz Collective with Swing Jazz Favorites

495 Pine Ridge Heritage Blvd., Cheektowaga, NY  14225

Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm, and Fridays by appointment