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Hispanic Heritage Celebration at the BPO!

From classical works like Goyescas by Spanish composer Enrique Granados to popular melodies like Granda’s “La Flor de la Canela” and Rafael Hernandez’ “El Cumbanchero,” this evening is a vibrant cornucopia of sound. Salsa dance power couple Fanny and Calvin return to the Kleinhans stage for this special evening. Solo performances by El Batey and bomba/plena dance troupe Tamboricua follow this dynamic concert. DJ Milk and DJ V3rdgo perform at the after-party in the Mary Seaton Room.
Dates: 
09/21/2018
7 pm
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Location:

786 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14209
United States

Phone:

716-885-5000

Astronomy Night at the Outer Harbor

Astronomy Night is back at the Pointe on September 21st, 2018. Bring your family and join members of the Buffalo Astronomical Association (BAA) on a guided tour of the night sky with views of the Moon, the planets Jupiter and Saturn, Star Clusters and Binary Stars through members telescopes. Solar observing will be provided prior to sunset.
Dates: 
09/21/2018
7 pm
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Organization:

Outer Harbor

Location:

225 Fuhrmann Blvd
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

(716) 436-7073

Planet of the Apes at The Riv

Bring your kids to The Riv and introduce them to the magic and wonder of this classic film on the silver screen! They'll be hooked on the black and white film, drama, adventure, music and more. Can you remember the first time you saw this amazing film? Take them to The Riv and your kids will have this memory for the rest of their lives!
Dates: 
09/20/2018
7 pm
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Organization:

Riviera Theatre

Location:

67 Webster Street
North Tonawanda, NY, 14120
United States

Phone:

716-692-2413

Cambria Corn Maze

A Family Fun experience, the Cambria Corn Maze is just a short drive from Buffalo. In a 12 acre corn field are 2 mazes full of twists, turns and dead ends. Make memories and try your skills on the smaller Maze and then make time for the expert Maze!
Dates: 
09/20/2018
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
varies, see below
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Organization:

Cambria Corn Maze

Location:

5274 Lockport Junction Rd.
Lockport, NY, 14094
United States

Phone:

716-589-0626

Unbound Pieces

Art has no limits and GO ART!'s newest exhibit, UNBOUND PIECES, will have exactly that on display- featuring artists with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Featured artists are Henry "Hank" Stratton & Eric Hoffman who make the world a more interesting and beautiful place with their artistic-abilities. To view the works of both talented featured artists visit the gallery Thursdays & Fridays from 11 am - 7 pm and Saturdays 11 am - 4 pm.
Dates: 
09/20/2018
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
Thursdays & Fridays from 11am-7pm and Saturdays 11am- 4pm
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Organization:

Go Art

Location:

201 E. Main Street
Batavia, NY, 14020
United States

Phone:

585-343-9313

The Great Pumpkin Farm Fall Festival Weekend #2!

Oinktoberfest is back and better than before! You and your family will have a blast enjoying the amazing food, music, fall fun and everything else at The Great Pumpkin Farm!! FREE Admission Friday Only – Gates open at 5pm (The Farm is NOT open on Friday Night). Meet & Greet featuring Food Network Star from Chopped: Grill Masters Melvin “Chef Boots” Johnson
Dates: 
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
10am - Dusk
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Location:

11199 Main Street
Clarence, NY, 14031
United States

Phone:

716-759-8483

Flashlight Nights at the Cambria Corn Maze

Looking for something to do on Friday night? Dress for the weather, hop in the car and head to the Cambria Corn Maze! Go through our 12 acre corn maze in the dark! Bring your own flashlight or we sell them in the store! We will have hot chocolate, coffee, and treats!
Dates: 
09/21/2018
09/28/2018
10/05/2018
last ticket sold at 9 pm
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Organization:

Cambria Corn Maze

Location:

5274 Lockport Junction Rd.
Lockport, NY, 14094
United States

Phone:

716-589-0626

Hello Dolly! at the Niagara Regional Theatre Guild!

NRTG is proud to present Jerry Herman's classic Broadway musical, "Hello Dolly!" Join us as Dolly Levi, a widow who is constantly putting her hand in the lives of others, finds a new way forward for herself. You'll leave the theatre humming the classic title tune as well as "Before the Parade Passes By", "Put on Your Sunday Clothes", and "It Only Takes a Moment".
Dates: 
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
varies, see below
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Location:

530 Ellicott Creek Road
Tonawanda, NY, 14150
United States

Phone:

(716) 260-2319

Pirates of the Corn-ibbean at The Maize!

Ahoy there Landlubbers! Me thinks this year's MAiZE design might be the one to get all lads and lasses marooned. Will you be one of the hearties with the collywobbles or will you Batten down the hatches and Conquer the 8 Acres of Twists, Turns and Dead ends ? Yo-ho-ho...see you soon Matey!
Dates: 
09/20/2018
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
Tue - Thur: 4pm - 9pm ​​Fri - Sat: 10am - 11pm Sunday: 10am - 9pm
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Organization:

The MAiZE Company

Location:

3901 NIAGARA FALLS BOULEVARD
WHEATFIELD, NY, 14546
United States

Phone:

716-523-3860

7th Annual Vegetable Sale/Exchange

Join Roots of the Future Montessori for our Seventh Annual Vegetable Sale/Exchange. Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 11:00 - 2:00. Proceeds are used to purchase Thanksgiving Dinners at the City Mission. 
Dates: 
09/22/2018
11:00 - 2:00
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Location:

8970 Main Street
Clarence, NY, 14031
United States

Phone:

716-545-8048

Run in the Country: Amherst Bicentennial Edition

The 7th Annual 5k Run in the Country will begin at 9:00 am at Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village on September 22nd, 2018. Awards will be given in 5 year age groups, from 10 and under to 85 and over. In addition to the race, there will be a Kids’ Fun Run and children’s activities on the grounds beginning at 10:00 am. A post-race celebration will be held at Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village. Music, food, beer, and water will be provided.
Dates: 
09/22/2018
9 am - 12 pm
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Location:

3755 Tonawanda Creek Road
Amherst, NY, 14228
United States

Phone:

716-689-1440

Future Chefs at Tops Cooking School: Italian Night

It’s Italian night - wear red, white, and green to help celebrate! We will make some Italian favorites with a little twist on them so you can easily make and cook them at home. Your family will enjoy these great recipes. MANGIA!! Pull Apart Crescent Meatball Ring with Homemade Meatballs, Quick Italian Salad with Homemade Italian Dressing, Italian Love Cake. Children of this age attend the class without an adult, as we teach them independence in the kitchen skills. Parents are required to inform us of any food allergies at the time of registration. We will try our best to accommodate.
Dates: 
09/21/2018
6 -8 pm
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Location:

3980 Maple Road/N. Bailey
Amherst, NY, 14226
United States

Phone:

716-515-2000

Smithsonian Museum Day

Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket.
Dates: 
09/22/2018
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Location:

Various locations
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United States

Old Falls Street's Oktoberfest

Raise your beer steins high and celebrate with authentic German cuisine, beer and wine. Featuring Live Music & Dancing with the German American Musicians. Grab your lederhosen and get ready to “OOM PAH” with us on Old Falls Street, USA!
Dates: 
09/29/2018
1-8 p.m.
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Location:

101 Old Falls Street
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
United States

Phone:

(716) 278-2100

Happy Birthday Gershwin at the BPO!

Celebrate the 120th birthday of the original piano man, George Gershwin! John Morris Russell opens the BPO Pops season with an extravaganza of the Gershwin repertoire, including the cherished Suite from Porgy and Bess. Guest artist seventeen-year-old Ray Ushikubo, winner of the 2016 Piano Concerto Competition at the Aspen Music Festival and School and recipient of the prestigious Davidson Fellow Laureate Award, will wow audiences with the “I Got Rhythm Variations” on piano, and a special encore you won’t expect! Mezzo-soprano Nicole Thomas lends her pipes to some of Gershwin’s classics.
Dates: 
09/22/2018
8 pm
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Location:

786 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14209
United States

Phone:

716-885-5000

Westside Story at The Riv

Bring your kids to The Riv and introduce them to the magic and wonder of this classic film on the silver screen! They'll be hooked on the black and white film, drama, adventure, music and more. Can you remember the first time you saw this amazing film? Take them to The Riv and your kids will have this memory for the rest of their lives!
Dates: 
09/27/2018
7 pm
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Organization:

Riviera Theatre

Location:

67 Webster Street
North Tonawanda, NY, 14120
United States

Phone:

716-692-2413

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at Shea's

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY is the perfect recipe for a delectable treat: songs from the original film, including “Pure Imagination,” “The Candy Man,” and “I’ve Got a Golden Ticket,” alongside a toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score from the songwriters of HAIRSPRAY. Get ready for Oompa-Loompas, incredible inventions, the great glass elevator, and more at this everlasting showstopper!
Dates: 
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
09/24/2018
Various
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Location:

646 Main Street
Buffalo, NY, 14202
United States

Phone:

716-847-1410

AppleUmpkin Fall Festival!

We invite you to revel in the final golden days of summer along gaslit streets lined with hundreds of craft vendors, strolling entertainers and the mouth-watering aromas of delectable festival treats!
Dates: 
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
10 am - 5 pm
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Location:

Route 19
Wyoming, NY, 14591
United States

Phone:

(585) 495-9940