All Ages | Kids Out and About Buffalo

Porter Farms

4th-generation, family-operated organic vegetable farm in Elba, NY (Genesee County). Certified organic by NOFA-NY since 1990. Large and small CSA shares available for pickup in Rochester & Buffalo.
4911 Edgerton Rd. PO Box 416
Elba , NY , 14058
Phone: (585) 757-6823
43° 3' 46.044" N, 78° 9' 16.9416" W

Stokoe Farms

There is a reason readers continually vote Stokoe Farms as their favorite area farm. Summer Events, thier ever popular Harvest Fest in the fall, and the magic of their Christmas Tree Season, means there is something for the whole family! Hours vary, see StokoeFarms.com for a detailed calendar.
656 South Road
Scottsville , NY , 14546
Phone: (585) 889-0770
42° 59' 35.466" N, 77° 46' 20.7624" W

Genesee Country Village & Museum and Nature Center

Genesee Country Village & Museum in Mumford, NY is the largest living history museum in New York State. Transport yourself back to the 19th century mid-May through mid-October, with special events all year long. Over 60 historic buildings making history come alive! Hours vary seasonally; see website for details.
1410 Flint Hill Road PO Box 310
Mumford , NY , 14511
Phone: (585) 538-6822
42° 59' 33.594" N, 77° 52' 48.4284" W

Wickham Farms

Wickham Farms is an amazing destination to spend a day in summer and fall! Enjoy 25+ fun farm attractions, delicious farm food, and endless photo opportunities on this beautiful farm. Summer events include Lavender Days and the Sunflower Spectacular, and the Fall Harvest Festival runs Labor Day - Halloween.
1315 Sweets Corners Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: (585) 377-FARM (3276)
43° 9' 8.2152" N, 77° 25' 44.0652" W

The Strong

Visit the Ultimate Play Destination: The Strong is a highly interactive, collections-based museum devoted to the history and exploration of play. Voted a top place to take kids in Rochester by KOAA readers.
One Manhattan Square
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-263-2700
43° 9' 9.8784" N, 77° 36' 2.5524" W

CountryMax Stores

Does your child love animals? Then CountryMax is the perfect place to celebrate. You choose the event. We make it memorable. Kids’ birthday parties. Dog birthday parties. Small Pet Meet & Greet parties. Breyer® Horse painting parties. Even DIY Backyard Fun Kit parties, where kids can make their bird house, bird feeder or other crafts.
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Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-924-4850
42° 58' 57.2268" N, 77° 24' 31.9644" W

New York Museum of Transportation

The New York Museum of Transportation is unique among Western New York's museums. In Rush, just 20 minutes from Rochester, the museum features vintage trolley cars, highway and horse-drawn vehicles, a steam locomotive, several model railroads, photos, exhibits, gallery, and gift shop. Relive holiday memories with the Midtown Plaza Monorail on display! On certain Sundays, rides are included with admission on the only electric trolley line in New York State (NOTE: for trolley rides, check website for days, hours and reservations). Open Sundays only, and featuring monthly special events.
6393 East River Rd
W. Henrietta , NY , 14586
Phone: (585) 533-1113
43° 1' 0.2136" N, 77° 42' 35.262" W

Arctic - A Man Under The Ice, an Immersive Journey

The stunning exhibition, Arctic – A Man Under The Ice, An Immersive Journey, is coming to Niagara Falls, NY for a limited time. We invite adventurers of all ages to explore the world of the Canadian Arctic and observe it through the lens of world-renowned diver, filmmaker, and photographer Mario Cyr. Coming To Niagara Falls, NY Starting On October 19, 2022.
Summit Mall 6929 Williams Rd
Niagara Falls , NY , 14304 43° 5' 27.9816" N, 78° 57' 44.964" W

Boulevard Mall

Boulevard Mall features over 100 specialty shops including Macy's, JCPenney,Dick's Sporting Goods and H&M . Boulevard Mall is conveniently located at the corner of Niagara Falls Boulevard and Maple Road in Amherst, New York.
730 Alberta Drive
Amherst , NY , 14226
Phone: (716) 834-8600
42° 59' 15.9504" N, 78° 49' 9.9012" W

Loaded Lumber Buffalo

Loaded Lumber Buffalo is a mobile DIY wood crafting business that brings the party to you! We host a variety of different events all over WNY for both adults and children. We can come to your home or at a venue of your choice. Join us for a fun DIY crafting experience!
142 Rosewood Drive
West Seneca , NY , 14224
Phone: 716-608-9075
42° 50' 12.6888" N, 78° 45' 20.052" W

Kenmore Farmers Market

Eat local at the Kenmore Farmers Market! Every Sunday our amazing vendors bring fresh local produce, honey and maple syrup, gorgeous (and delicious) baked goods, handmade dumplings and knishes, sustainable seafood, small-batch coffee, kitchen staples like olive oil, infused vinegars, spices, herbal products, teas, and jams, CBD wellness products, pet treats, cut flower bouquets and more! Newer additions include hot breakfast sandwiches, artisan date bars, pickles, fresh pressed organic juice, and roasted nuts! We'll host visits from food trucks, musicians and more throughout the season! The Kenmore Farmers Market is located in the Village of Kenmore on the Village Green (corner of Delaware Ave. & Delaware Rd.) and runs on Sunday mornings, 9am-1pm, June - October.
2919 Delaware Ave
Kenmore , NY , 14217 42° 57' 49.4928" N, 78° 52' 11.4456" W

Bristol Mountain

Bristol Mountain is the premier ski resort in the Finger Lakes Region of Upstate New York that offers 1,200’ of vertical, 2 high-speed quads, and state-of-the-art snowmaking in the winter. In the fall & summer, we have our Aerial Adventure Park which consists of more than 7 courses with varying levels of difficulty.
5662 Route 64
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: 585 353 6504
42° 44' 43.6596" N, 77° 24' 5.3316" W

Organization:

Location:

278 Main St.
Arcade, NY, 14009
United States

Phone:

585-492-3100

All Aboard the Wonderland Express!

Dates: 
12/02/2022
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
Time: 
varies, see website

Organization:

Location:

300 Parkside Ave
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716-995-6129

Breakfast with Santa and the Animals at the Buffalo Zoo

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/10/2022
12/17/2022
Time: 
Choose from two 1.5 hour seatings: 9:00 am or 11:30 am.

Location:

Niagara County Fairgrounds
4487 Lake Ave.
Lockport, NY, 14094
United States

Buffalo / Niagara Holiday Light Show™

Dates: 
12/02/2022
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
Time: 
5pm

Organization:

Buffalo Bills

Location:

One Bills Drive
Orchard Park, NY, 14127
United States

Phone:

716-648-1800

Buffalo Bills 1pm Home Game

Dates: 
12/11/2022
Time: 
1 pm

Organization:

Location:

786 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14209
United States

Phone:

716-885-5000

Buffalo Philharmonic Presents the Jingle Bell Jam!!

Dates: 
12/11/2022
Time: 
performance: 2:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

12607 Stage Rd
Akron, NY, 14001
United States

Phone:

716-542-2314

Christmas At Akron Acres

Dates: 
12/02/2022
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
Time: 
10 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

300 Parkside Ave
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716-995-6129

Cookies & Cocoa with Mrs. Claus at the Buffalo Zoo

Dates: 
12/04/2022
12/11/2022
12/18/2022
Time: 
10:30 am or 1:00 pm.

Organization:

Location:

11095 Bethany Center Rd
East Bethany, NY, 14054
United States

Phone:

585-344-1122

Create-a-Critter & Treats for Wildlife

Dates: 
12/03/2022
Time: 
10:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Cupcake Day 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/10/2022
12/11/2022
Time: 
ALL DAY

Organization:

Location:

33 Main Street
Akron, NY, 14001
United States

Phone:

716-542-2327

Daisy the Therapy Dog!

Dates: 
12/06/2022
12/13/2022
Time: 
3:30 - 4:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

671 Main Street
Buffalo, NY, 14240-1279
United States

Phone:

716.856.3150

Location:

Allendale Columbia
519 Allens Creek Road
Rochester, NY, 14618
United States

Phone:

(585) 210-0827

EyBT's "The Nutcracker"

Dates: 
12/17/2022
Time: 
1:00 - 3:00PM

Organization:

Location:

5600 McKinley Parkway
Hamburg, NY, 14075
United States

Phone:

(716) 649-3900 ext 6404

Fairgrounds Festival of Lights

Dates: 
12/02/2022
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
Time: 
5 -9 pm

Organization:

Location:

102 Morrow Plaza P.O. Box 169
Youngstown, NY, 14174
United States

Phone:

716-745-7611

Feast Day of St. Barbara at Old Fort Niagara

Dates: 
12/04/2022
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

332 Prospect St
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
United States

Phone:

(716) 278-0337

Organization:

Location:

671 Main Street
Buffalo, NY, 14240-1279
United States

Phone:

716.856.3150

Free Ice Skating at Rotary Rink at Fountain Plaza

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
12/06/2022
Time: 
varies, see below

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

God Save the Queen 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
12/24/2022
01/28/2023
Time: 
ALL DAY

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

God Save the Queen 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
12/24/2022
01/28/2023
Time: 
ALL DAY

Location:

Our Lady of Victory Basilica
767 Ridge Road
Lackawanna, NY, 76-828-9444
United States

Phone:

716-833-6642

Handel's Messiah

Dates: 
12/04/2022
Time: 
7:30 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

His Name Shall Be 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/10/2022
12/17/2022
Time: 
ALL DAY

Organization:

Location:

332 Prospect St
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
United States

Phone:

(716) 278-0337

Jingle Falls: Holiday Happenings at Niagara Falls State Park

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/10/2022
12/17/2022
Time: 
11 am - 2:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

332 Prospect St
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
United States

Phone:

(716) 278-0337

Jingle Falls: Winter Wonderland Walk at Niagara Falls State Park

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/10/2022
12/17/2022
Time: 
1 - 2 pm

Organization:

Location:

1373 Clinton St.
Buffalo, NY, 14206
United States

Kids New Year's Party!

Dates: 
12/31/2022
Time: 
10 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Luvin Arms’ Monthly Virtual Town Hall Meetings

Dates: 
12/04/2022
01/08/2023
02/05/2023
Time: 
12:00PM

Organization:

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-858-8900

Movie Matinee: Frozen at the Central Library

Dates: 
12/07/2022
Time: 
4 - 6 pm

Organization:

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-858-8900

Movie Matinee: Gremlins at the Central Library

Dates: 
12/28/2022
Time: 
4 - 6 pm

Organization:

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-858-8900

Organization:

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-858-8900

Organization:

Location:

Route 219 PO Box 370
Ellicottville, NY, 14731-0370
United States

Phone:

716.699.3904

New Year's Eve Celebration at Holiday Valley

Dates: 
12/31/2022
Time: 
9PM – 12:30AM

Location:

1023 Swann Rd.
Youngstown, NY, 14174
United States

Phone:

716-754-7489

Our Lady of Fatima Festival of Lights

Dates: 
12/02/2022
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
Time: 
4 - 9 pm

Organization:

Location:

1373 Clinton St.
Buffalo, NY, 14206
United States

Photos & Cookies w/ Santa

Dates: 
12/11/2022
Time: 
10:00 AM-1:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Private and Group Piano Lesson

Dates: 
07/05/2023
07/06/2023
07/07/2023
Time: 
4:00pm to 8:00pm Mondays to Fridays weekend hours vary

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Santa Hustle 2022 VIRTUAL

Dates: 
12/02/2022
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
Time: 
All day.

Organization:

Location:

12607 Stage Rd
Akron, NY, 14001
United States

Phone:

716-542-2314

Santa is Coming to the Farm!

Dates: 
12/04/2022
12/11/2022
Time: 
12 - 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

6121 Chestnut Ridge Road
Orchard Park, NY, 14127
United States

Phone:

716-662-3290

Santa Land at Chestnut Ridge Park!

Dates: 
12/10/2022
Time: 
10 am - 6 pm

Location:

Day Road Park
Corner of Day Road and East High Street
Lockport, NY, 14094
United States

Phone:

716.439.9520

Santa's Christmas Cottage in Lockport

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/06/2022
12/08/2022
Time: 
Tuesday/Thursday: 5 - 8 pm; Saturdays: 12 - 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

530 West Avenue
Medina, NY, 14103
United States

Phone:

(585) 798-6106

Santa's Reindeer Story Train Ride

Dates: 
12/17/2022
12/18/2022
Time: 
11:20 a.m., 12:40 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:20 p.m., 4:40 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.

Location:

4408 Milestrip Rd.
Buffalo, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 822-2221

Sensory Sensitive Sundays at Chuck E. Cheese’s

Dates: 
12/04/2022
Time: 
9 - 11 am

Organization:

Location:

1200 Edgewood Avenue
Rochester, NY, 14618
United States

Phone:

585-461-2000 ext 235

Something Musical…Broadway in Concert

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
12/08/2022
Time: 
Thursdays at 7pm, Saturdays at 8pm and Sundays at 2pm

Organization:

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-858-8900

Stitch Circle at the Central Library

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/10/2022
12/17/2022
Time: 
12 - 2 pm

Organization:

Location:

102 Morrow Plaza P.O. Box 169
Youngstown, NY, 14174
United States

Phone:

716-745-7611

The Castle by Candlelight (tickets on sale now)

Dates: 
12/10/2022
12/17/2022
Time: 
6:30 - 9 pm

Organization:

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-858-8900

The Christmas Piano Classics at the Central Library

Dates: 
12/17/2022
Time: 
2 - 3:30 pm

Location:

Perry Central High School
33 WATKINS AVE
PERRY, NY, 14530
United States

Phone:

(585) 237-8815

The Nutcracker

Dates: 
12/07/2022
Time: 
7:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

2 East Avenue
Lockport, NY, 14095
United States

Phone:

(716) 438-1130

The Nutcracker at the Historic Palace Theatre!

Dates: 
12/10/2022
12/11/2022
Time: 
varies, see website

Location:

David A. Howe Public Library
155 N Main St
Wellsville, NY, 14895
United States

Phone:

210-854-3951

The Nutcracker in Wellsville

Dates: 
12/09/2022
12/10/2022
Time: 
7:00 PM Friday, 2:00 PM Saturday

Organization:

Location:

530 West Avenue
Medina, NY, 14103
United States

Phone:

(585) 798-6106

The Polar Express Train Ride!!

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
12/10/2022
Time: 
Departure times from 11:20 am - 6 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Ugly Sweater Day 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/10/2022
12/17/2022
Time: 
ALL DAY

Organization:

Location:

1850 William Street
Buffalo, NY, 14206
United States

Phone:

716-982-8400

Visit the Buffalo Fire Historical Society!

Dates: 
01/07/2023
01/14/2023
01/21/2023
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Aurora Waldorf School

Location:

525 West Falls Rd
West Falls, NY, 14170
United States

Phone:

(716) 655-2029

Winter Faire

Dates: 
01/14/2023
Time: 
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

1 Canada's Wonderland Drive
Vaughan, ON, L6A 1S6
Canada

Phone:

905-832-8131

WinterFest at Canada's Wonderland 2022

Dates: 
12/02/2022
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
Time: 
See website for hours

Organization:

Location:

1373 Clinton St.
Buffalo, NY, 14206
United States

Zelda & Friends Reptile Experience

Dates: 
01/07/2023
Time: 
10 AM

Organization:

Location:

300 Parkside Ave
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

7168373900

Zoolights at the Buffalo Zoo

Dates: 
12/02/2022
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
Time: 
5:30 - 9 pm