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

Listed alphabetically by organization (COVID-19 safety measures 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 (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:

  • Education Open House - 11am 9/11 ; 7pm 9/13
  • Performances beginning September 9th -
    • White Rabbit Red Rabbit - 9/9 thru 10/2
      • Anthony Chase - September 9
      • Alexandria Watts - September 10
      • Darryl Semira - September 11
      • Melinda Capeles - September 16
      • Victoria Pérez - September 17
      • Todd Benzin - September 18
      • Peter Horn - September 23
      • Don Gervasi - September 24
      • Joyce Stilson - September 25
      • Charmagne Chi - September 30
      • Brandon Williamson - October 1
      • Norman Sham - October 2
    • Buffalo Quickies - 2/10 thru 3/5 2022
    • Berserker - 3/31 thru 4/23, 2022
    • The Oregon Trail - 5/5 thru 5/28, 2022
  • The Golden Girls - 11/4-21, 2021
  • A Christmas Carol - 12/3-23, 2021
  • Theatre School of WNY

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

 

  • Annual Western New York Artists Group Non-Juried Members Exhibition #12 - 1/8 - 1/29/22

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

  • 9/11 Flag of Honor Across America Memorial - 9/11/21 8:30am

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:
    • BNHV Honors Eight Local Women Advocates in Erie County Fair Exhibit - in the Historical Building, August 11th through 22nd
    • 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)

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 Street, Cheektowaga, NY 14227

Mondays 11am - 3pm & by appointment and every first Sunday 2-4 pm

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

  • 9/11 Flag of Honor Across America Memorial - 9/11/21 8:30am
  • Honk for Heroes - 9/11/2021 11 am-3 pm
  • Molina Mondays

125 Jewett Parkway, Buffalo, NY 14214

Martin House is open for public visitation. Visit martinhouse.org/tour for information and advance reservations.

The grounds are always open, so please consider exploring the landscape, the exterior of the buildings and the exterior of the buildings.

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

111 Genesee Street Suite 401, Buffalo, NY 14203

TOUR HOURS: Saturdays 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, By Appointment

OFFICE HOURS: Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 5: 00 PM

 

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
  • Celebrate ModernWNY with Preservation Buffalo Niagara - 9/13 to 18
    • Drive Yourself MODern 2021 - Self-Guided Driving Tour
    • A Modern Man: The Works of Robert T. Coles - Self-Guided Tour
    • The ABCs of Modernism - Virtual Lecture - 9/13 6-8pm
    • Delaware Acres - Walking Tour - 9/15 6-8pm
    • Modern Niagara Falls Walking Tour - 9/18 11am-1pm

Amherst Male Glee Club

Upcoming Programming:

  • The men of the Red Blazer Men's Chorus are excited to announce the Saturday, December 4th return of the Red Blazin’ Christmas Varieties.
    • Saturday, December 4 at 2:00 pm
    • Sweet Home Middle School, 4150 Maple Drive, Amherst, NY 14226.
    • Tickets at $15 may be purchased from a Red Blazer singer or at RedBlazerMensChorus.com/tickets . The price of tickets at the door is $20
    • We want to keep everyone safe, so masks will be required. Our full COVID policy is listed below. The auditorium holds approximately 600 people, but we are limiting sales to only 300 tickets.

COVID policy: Masks must be worn at all times during the performance. All ages welcome, those audience members 12 years and older attending this Red Blazer performance must be fully vaccinated. Patrons are considered fully vaccinated at least 14 days after their final dose of a Pfizer, Moderna, or the single dose of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. To verify COVID-19 vaccination, all guests 12 and older must display identification along with one of the following: Physical Vaccination Card (photo or photocopy will NOT be accepted), NYS Excelsior Pass, Government digital vaccine proof from outside NYS.

456 Main Street, Buffalo NY 14202

  • Tribes by Nina Raines - Postponed to March 3 - 27, 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 to Friday hourly tours 9:30am-3:30pm 
  • Saturday & Sunday hourly tours 11:30am-3:30pm

Upcoming Events:

Online:

429 Plymouth Ave Suite #2, Buffalo, NY 14213

  •  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
    • 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