Kids Activities in the Buffalo New York Area | Kids Out and About Buffalo

FEATURED EVENTS

Mike Super 2.OH! – Magic & Illusion at The Riv

They say lightning doesn’t strike twice in the same place…but Mike Super’s BRAND NEW Magic Show begs to differ! Mike Super returns to our stage with a BRAND NEW SHOW with all new magic! Instead of 2.0 he calls it 2.OH! SHOW! because of the newly created, never before seen magical, jaw dropping moments taking his uniquely branded evening of mystery to a whole new level! If you’ve never seen Mike’s show, bring out the whole family to see what the buzz is about! Experience the magic up close and personal with this private show!
Dates: 
11/17/2018
3 pm
Learn More

Organization:

Riviera Theatre

Location:

67 Webster Street
North Tonawanda, NY, 14120
United States

Phone:

716-692-2413

Santa's Coming to the Boulevard Mall

Come join us as we welcome Santa's arrival on his firetruck sleigh! His magical elves along with his friends from Arendelle, The Snow princesses and their Mountain Man friend will be there to parade down the mall. Help us sing a song as we light up the Christmas tree welcoming in the holidays. Stay after for a stage performance by the Snow Sisters and their Mountain Man friend, face painting, balloon animals and of course to sit on Santa's lap!
Dates: 
11/17/2018
11:30 am- 1 pm
Learn More

Organization:

Boulevard Mall

Location:

730 Alberta Drive
Amherst, NY, 14226
United States

Phone:

716-834-8600

Children's Skating Class at Rainbow Rink!

Learn the basics of good skating – starting, stopping, balance, keeping time to music and more, in a fun atmosphere. Taught by certified instructors. $6.00 per class (skate rental extra) | Includes afternoon skating session!
Dates: 
11/17/2018
11/24/2018
12/01/2018
11 - 11:45 am
Learn More

Organization:

Rainbow Roller Rink

Location:

101 Oliver St.
North Tonawanda, NY, 14120
United States

Phone:

(716) 693-1100

Hamilton at Shea's

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.
Dates: 
11/20/2018
11/21/2018
11/22/2018
Various
Learn More

Location:

646 Main Street
Buffalo, NY, 14202
United States

Phone:

716-847-1410

Friends of Reinstein Woods Holiday Party

Friends of Reinstein Woods members will celebrate the beauty of winter at their annual holiday gathering. There will be a live animal presentation and a visit from Santa! New members are welcome. Registration required; call 716-683-5959.
Dates: 
12/01/2018
1:00 to 4:00 PM
Learn More

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Fairgrounds Festival of Lights

The Largest Holiday Festival in WNY! Guests are treated to a drive through of all LED light displays provided by North Pole Productions! Park the car and let the holiday magic begin… Stroll the illuminated street and explore each of the buildings for unique holiday activities, shows, and more. Grab a seat for the return of Kandy Kane and the ever popular Holiday Magic Show! Climb aboard the trackless train and take a short ride through the Festival grounds. Be sure to take the kids to the Polar Stop located inside the NYS Police Building where they can personalize their very own craft at the TOPS Winterland Workshop.
Dates: 
11/23/2018
11/24/2018
11/25/2018
5 - 9 pm; Buildings open until 10
Learn More

Location:

5600 McKinley Parkway
Hamburg, NY, 14075
United States

Phone:

716-649-3900 extension 6260

Storybook ART Workshop: Gingerbread Friends Art Study

Join Artist, Linda Dugan each month as she leads students through a Storybook ART Workshop. Each class will begin with a storybook reading and discussion and evolve into bringing books to life...through ART. Linda will direct art instruction and canvas drawing/paintings.
Dates: 
11/18/2018
10 am - 12 pm
Learn More

Location:

9060 Main Street
Clarence, NY, 14031
United States

Phone:

716-204-8417

A Charlie Brown Christmas Live on Stage at The Center For the Arts!

Everyone's favorite holiday classic comes to life in the all-new touring production A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS LIVE ON STAGE! Join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus, and the whole Peanuts gang as they produce their own Christmas play and ultimately learn the true meaning of the season. A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS LIVE ON STAGE is a present the whole family can enjoy!
Dates: 
11/21/2018
6 pm
Learn More

Location:

103 Center For The Arts
Buffalo, NY, 14260-6000
United States

Phone:

716-645-6775

Family Snowshoe Walk at Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge

Join us for a guided snowshoe walk along the trails as we look for signs of wildlife. Note: This program is being held at Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge in Basom, NY. If no snow, program will be rescheduled on January 19, 2019. Snowshoe rental: $5. Registration required; call 716-683-5959.
Dates: 
12/08/2018
10:00 AM
Learn More

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Family Nature Quest: Winter Wildlife

Look for signs of who is out and about in the winter woods, and discover how animals survive the cold. Registration required; call 716-683-5959.
Dates: 
12/28/2018
10:30 am
Learn More

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

All Ages Holiday Craft

Join us to make mini chocolate candy trees...to keep and to donate to Meals on Wheels! Please pre-register.
Dates: 
12/08/2018
1:00 p.m.
Learn More

Organization:

Elma Public Library

Location:

1860 Bowen Rd
Elma, NY, 14059
United States

Phone:

7166522719

Celtic Woman: The Best of Christmas at the BPO

Get in the holiday spirit with the angelic voices of Celtic Woman when the Irish music sensation performs classic hits and Christmas favorites.
Dates: 
11/27/2018
7 pm
Learn More

Location:

786 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14209
United States

Phone:

716-885-5000

Scrooge The Musical at the Historic Palace Theatre!

Continuing the Lockport Tradition, SCROOGE THE MUSICAL! The classic Charles Dickens tale set to music, this show has been a Christmas tradition for families since 2003 and we are very pleased to bring it to you once again this year! Your kids will love it!
Dates: 
11/30/2018
12/01/2018
12/02/2018
varies, see below
Learn More

Location:

2 East Avenue
Lockport, NY, 14095
United States

Phone:

(716) 438-1130

Superheroes Soundtrack at the BPO

Early start time for families! A supersized musical treat for Thanksgiving weekend. John Morris Russell features iconic themes by John Williams, Alan Silvestri and the latest scores from the Marvel Universe. Hear your favorites from Batman, Superman, The Avengers, and more than a few surprises!
Dates: 
11/24/2018
7 pm
Learn More

Location:

786 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14209
United States

Phone:

716-885-5000

Open Ice Skating at Canalside Buffalo

Lace up your skates for The Ice at Canalside presented by BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York! Whether you’re on a date, with family, or with friends you’ll love to take a spin on the Canals on Downtown Buffalo’s Waterfront! *** Hours may change due to weather conditions
Dates: 
11/23/2018
11/24/2018
11/25/2018
varies, see below
Learn More

Organization:

Canalside Buffalo

Location:

44 Prime St.
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716.574.1537

Family Snowshoe Walk

Join us for a morning snowshoe walk along the trails as we look for signs of wildlife. Snowshoe rental: $5/$2 for Friends members. Registration required; call 716-683-5959.
Dates: 
12/29/2018
10:30 AM
Learn More

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Fish Printing

Create colorful artwork using real and replica fish in the style of gyotaku, the Japanese method of fish printing. Paper will be provided but participants can also bring a white shirt or bandanna. Materials fee: $3/free for Friends members. Registration required; call 716-683-5959.
Dates: 
12/31/2018
10:30 AM
Learn More

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959