Hands-on | Kids Out and About Buffalo

Genesee Country Village & Museum

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

The Strong Museum

A national museum of play, right in our back yard! Voted #1 place to take kids in Rochester by KOA readers.
One Manhattan Square
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-263-2700
43° 9' 9.8784" N, 77° 36' 2.5524" W

JCC of Buffalo-Holland

A place where everyone can get together and enjoy state of the art fitness, aquatics and programming without regard to race, age, gender, religious preference,
787 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo , NY , 14209
Phone: 716-886-3145
42° 54' 18.4356" N, 78° 52' 17.5008" W

Mad Science of Western New York

Mad science of Western New York is the science enrichment provider for children in kindergarten through to grade 6. We make it our mission to spark imaginative learning! We deliver unique, hands-on science experiences to children.
333 Metro Park Bldg C, Suit F-102
Rochester , NY , 14623
Phone: 585-278-2296
43° 5' 44.0772" N, 77° 37' 19.272" W

JCC-Camp Centerland

Camp Centerland is the JCC's premiere summer day camp for children entering Pre-K through grade 9. Camp Centerland is a WNY summer camp like no other!
2640 N. Forest Rd
Getzville , NY , 14068
Phone: 716-688-4033
43° 0' 48.2904" N, 78° 47' 6.5868" W

The Curiosity Lab

At The Curiosity Lab, students explore different concepts, ideas and projects through self-paced learning. The possibilities are endless while working through, creating and learning with our many virtual STEAM programs. Students learn through private classes with a live instructor online! Classes are flexible and can be taken anywhere the student has access to the internet! Classes are custom to keep students engaged while learning skills that will keep them competitive in their tech driven futures! Choose from: - coding - photoshop - minecraft - 2D game creation - 3D game creation - app creation - tech tutoring - illustrator - muse - dreamweaver We now have an Enrichment Program for parents who are looking for a little bit more! A full stack developer program for kids! Yes, they can!
Virtual classes offered throughout North America
Greater Toronto Area , ON , -
Phone: 289-224-9747

Location:

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

Phone:

716-778-5730

19th Annual Niagara Celtic Heritage Festival & Highland Games

Dates: 
09/14/2019
09/15/2019
Time: 
Saturday 10am-10:30pm | Sunday 10am-6:30pm

Location:

Villa Maria College
240 Pine Ridge Rd College Dining Hall
Cheektowaga, NY, 14225
United States

Phone:

716-961-1815

3 D Animation

Dates: 
07/22/2019
07/23/2019
07/24/2019
Time: 
1:00pm-5:00pm

Organization:

Greg's U-Pick Farm

Location:

9270 Lapp Road
Clarence Center, NY, 14032
United States

Phone:

716-741-4239

Blueberry Picking at Greg's U-Pick Farm Market & CSA

Dates: 
07/13/2019
07/14/2019
07/15/2019
Time: 
9am-7pm

Organization:

Crane Branch Library

Location:

633 Elmwood Ave.
Buffalo, NY, 14222
United States

Phone:

716-883-6651

Button Making Mondays at the Crane Branch Library

Dates: 
05/06/2019
06/03/2019
Time: 
5:00pm - 6:00pm

Location:

415 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY, 14222
United States

Phone:

(716) 884-4887

CAMP CREATE! with Community Music School

Dates: 
07/15/2019
07/16/2019
07/17/2019
Time: 
9:30 AM- 12:00 PM

Location:

415 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY, 14222
United States

Phone:

(716) 884-4887

CAMP CREATE! with Community Music School

Dates: 
08/12/2019
08/13/2019
08/14/2019
Time: 
9:30 AM- 12:00 PM

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

858-7192

Chess Open House at the Central Library

Dates: 
04/28/2019
Time: 
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Location:

180 Thompson St
North Tonawanda , NY, 14120
United States

Phone:

716-693-1885

Children's Book Week

Dates: 
04/29/2019
04/30/2019
05/01/2019
Time: 
1pm - 2pm

Location:

3 Town Place
Clarence, New York, NY, 14031
United States

Phone:

7167412650

Circuitry Wizards

Dates: 
05/21/2019
Time: 
4:00 PM

Location:

278 Main St.
Arcade, NY, 14009
United States

Phone:

585-492-3100

Civil War Train Rides at Arcade & Attica Railroad

Dates: 
08/10/2019
08/11/2019
Time: 
varies

Organization:

Location:

Snyder Square - Lower Level 4476 Main Street
Amherst, NY, 14226
United States

Phone:

716-393-8669

ComedySportz Buffalo

Dates: 
04/26/2019
04/27/2019
05/03/2019
Time: 
7:30pm - 9:15pm

Organization:

Cradle Beach

Location:

8038 Old Lakeshore Road
Angola, NY, 14006
United States

Phone:

716-549-6307 ext. 219

Cradle Beach Family STEM Program: Life in the Garden!

Dates: 
06/02/2019
Time: 
12:30pm-3:00pm

Location:

Hennepin Community Center
24 Ludington Street
Buffalo, NY, 14206
United States

Phone:

716-549-6307 ext. 219

Cradle Beach Family STEM Program: Mini-Rockets!

Dates: 
05/21/2019
Time: 
5:30pm-6:30pm

Organization:

Cradle Beach

Location:

8038 Old Lakeshore Road
Angola, NY, 14006
United States

Phone:

716-549-6307 ext. 219

Cradle Beach Family STEM Program: Sensory!

Dates: 
05/04/2019
Time: 
1:00pm-3:00pm

Location:

530 West Avenue
Medina, NY, 14103
United States

Phone:

(585) 798-6106

Day Out With Thomas

Dates: 
05/17/2019
05/18/2019
05/19/2019
Time: 
Departure times begin at 9:15 am

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560

Dig with the Experts at Penn Dixie!

Dates: 
05/18/2019
05/19/2019
Time: 
9 am- 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

240 Pine Ridge Road Life Long Learning Center
Buffalo, NY, 14225
United States

Phone:

716-961-1815

Digital Art & Illustration

Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
1:00pm-5:00pm

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560

Dinosaurs, Fossils and Nature Camp at Penn Dixie

Dates: 
07/15/2019
07/16/2019
07/17/2019
Time: 
9 am to 3 pm

Location:

350 John J. Audubon Pkwy.
Amherst, NY, 14228
United States

Phone:

716 689-4922

Drop-In Lego Club at the Audubon Branch Library

Dates: 
04/30/2019
05/07/2019
05/14/2019
Time: 
3:30pm - 5:00pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

585-344-1122

Environmental Science Camp

Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
9:00am-4:00pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

585-344-1122

Environmental Science Camp

Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
9:00 am-4:00 pm

Location:

2655 South Park Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14218-1526
United States

Phone:

716-827-1584

Fairy and Gnome Festival at the Botanical Garden

Dates: 
05/04/2019
Time: 
10 am - 4:30 pm

Location:

2655 South Park Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14218-1526
United States

Phone:

716-827-1584

Fairy and Gnome House Exhibit at the Botanical Garden

Dates: 
05/04/2019
05/05/2019
05/06/2019
Time: 
10 am - 4:30 pm

Location:

2655 South Park Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14218-1526
United States

Phone:

716-827-1584

Fairy Garden Workshop at the Botanical Garden

Dates: 
05/04/2019
Time: 
9:30 am OR 2 pm

Organization:

Greg's U-Pick Farm

Location:

9270 Lapp Road
Clarence Center, NY, 14032
United States

Phone:

716-741-4239

Fall Harvest

Dates: 
09/15/2019
09/16/2019
09/17/2019
Time: 
10am-6pm Monday:10am-7pm Tuesday: 10am-5pm Wednesday: 10am-5pm Thursday: 10am-7pm CLOSED FRIDAYS Saturday: 10am-5pm Sunday: 10am-5pm

Location:

278 Main St.
Arcade, NY, 14009
United States

Phone:

585-492-3100

Farm Days Train Ride

Dates: 
06/01/2019
06/02/2019
Time: 
1:00 PM

Location:

278 Main St.
Arcade, NY, 14009
United States

Phone:

585-492-3100

Fathers Day Train Ride: Dad's Ride FREE

Dates: 
06/15/2019
06/16/2019
Time: 
varies

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560

Fossil Hunters Workshop at Penn Dixie

Dates: 
07/22/2019
07/23/2019
08/05/2019
Time: 
9 am to 3 pm

Location:

Elks Lodge Lancaster
33 Legion Parkway
Lancaster, NY, 14086
United States

Phone:

716.935.6073

Girl Scout Information Night

Dates: 
05/01/2019
Time: 
5:30 to 8 p.m.

Location:

415 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY, 14222
United States

Phone:

(716) 884-4887

Group Guitar for Kids

Dates: 
05/01/2019
05/08/2019
05/15/2019
Time: 
3:30-4:30 PM

Location:

1715 Bedell Road
Grand Island, NY, 14072
United States

Phone:

716-773-7124

Intro To Balloon Sculpture With Gravitational Bull

Dates: 
04/25/2019
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location:

278 Main St.
Arcade, NY, 14009
United States

Phone:

585-492-3100

Kids' Day Train Rides at Arcade & Attica Railroad

Dates: 
07/12/2019
07/13/2019
07/14/2019
Time: 
varies

Organization:

Letchworth State Park

Location:

1 Letchworth State Park
Castile, NY, 14427
United States

Phone:

593-3600

Knee-High Naturalists Program at the Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth State Park!

Dates: 
05/06/2019
05/20/2019
06/03/2019
Time: 
10:30 - 11:30 am

Location:

278 Main St.
Arcade, NY, 14009
United States

Phone:

585-492-3100

Memorial Day Train Ride at Arcade & Attica Railroad

Dates: 
05/25/2019
05/26/2019
05/27/2019
Time: 
1:00 PM

Location:

3701 McKinley Pkwy
Buffalo, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

716-822-0832

Mommy & Me Sing Along

Dates: 
04/26/2019
05/03/2019
05/10/2019
Time: 
10:30 AM

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560

Monthly Stargazing at Penn Dixie

Dates: 
04/27/2019
05/25/2019
06/29/2019
Time: 
varies, see below

Location:

333 Main Street
Tonawanda, NY, 14150
United States

Phone:

716-693-5043

Mother Goose On the Loose

Dates: 
04/29/2019
05/06/2019
05/13/2019
Time: 
9:30am - 10:00am

Organization:

Location:

9270 Wolcott Rd.
Clarence Center, NY, 14032
United States

Phone:

716-741-4862

Mother's Day Down on the Farm at Kelkenberg Farm

Dates: 
05/12/2019
Time: 
10 AM - 3 PM

Location:

278 Main St.
Arcade, NY, 14009
United States

Phone:

585-492-3100

Location:

415 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY, 14222
United States

Phone:

(716) 884-4887

Music, My Grown Up & Me

Dates: 
04/29/2019
05/01/2019
05/02/2019
Time: 
10:30-11:15am, 5:30-6:15pm

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560

Nature Expedition Camp at Penn Dixie

Dates: 
07/29/2019
07/30/2019
07/31/2019
Time: 
9 am to 3 pm

Location:

Daemen College
4380 Main Street
Amherst, NY, 14226
United States

Phone:

7168398571

Radio Controlled Cars Summer Camp

Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
1pm-4:30pm

Organization:

The Buffalo Zoo

Location:

300 Parkside Ave
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

7168373900

Register For Strolling Around the World at the Buffalo Zoo

Dates: 
04/26/2019
04/30/2019
05/03/2019
Time: 
10:15 A.M. – 11:15 P.M.

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560

Space Camp Workshop at Penn Dixie

Dates: 
07/24/2019
07/25/2019
07/26/2019
Time: 
9 am to 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

300 Harlem Rd
West Seneca, NY, 14224
United States

Phone:

7168757360

SPCA Camp!

Dates: 
04/25/2019
04/26/2019
Time: 
9:00 am to 4 pm (Before and after care is available for all camps)

Organization:

Location:

2400 Sheridan Drive
Tonawanda , NY, 14150
United States

Phone:

(716) 832-6248

Spring Break Special at Adventure Landing

Dates: 
04/25/2019
04/26/2019
04/27/2019
Time: 
during regular hours

Organization:

The Buffalo Zoo

Location:

300 Parkside Ave
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

7168373900

Spring Zoo Camps

Dates: 
04/25/2019
04/26/2019
Time: 
9:00 a.m – 3:30 p.m.

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

858-7192

Sprout UP! A Planting Program For Kids At the Central Library

Dates: 
04/26/2019
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:00 pm

Location:

3701 McKinley Pkwy
Buffalo, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

716-822-0832

Storytime With Miss Kathy

Dates: 
04/29/2019
05/06/2019
05/13/2019
Time: 
10:30 AM

Organization:

Greg's U-Pick Farm

Location:

9270 Lapp Road
Clarence Center, NY, 14032
United States

Phone:

716-741-4239

Strawberry Picking at Greg's U-Pick Farm Market & CSA

Dates: 
06/12/2019
06/13/2019
06/15/2019
Time: 
9am-5pm

Location:

350 John J. Audubon Pkwy.
Amherst, NY, 14228
United States

Phone:

716 689-4922

Stuffed Animal Sleepover at the Audubon Branch Library: Part 2

Dates: 
04/25/2019
Time: 
10:30am - 11:30am

Organization:

The Buffalo Zoo

Location:

300 Parkside Ave
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

7168373900

Summer Zoo Camp

Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
9:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Location:

1715 Bedell Road
Grand Island, NY, 14072
United States

Phone:

716-773-7124

Tales For Tails

Dates: 
04/27/2019
05/11/2019
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location:

3 Town Place
Clarence, New York, NY, 14031
United States

Phone:

7167412650

The Joy of Trains

Dates: 
04/25/2019
Time: 
6:00 PM

Location:

350 John J. Audubon Pkwy.
Amherst, NY, 14228
United States

Phone:

716 689-4922

The Wonderful Wizard of Ozbots at the Audubon Branch Library

Dates: 
05/15/2019
Time: 
3:30pm - 4:30pm

Organization:

Location:

1200 Fuhrmann Blvd. Tifft Nature Preserve Visitor Center
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-825-6397

Trek Tifft

Dates: 
04/28/2019
05/05/2019
05/12/2019
Time: 
2 - 3:30 pm

Organization:

Greg's U-Pick Farm

Location:

9270 Lapp Road
Clarence Center, NY, 14032
United States

Phone:

716-998-0309

U-Plant before U-Pick Memorial Day Weekend Event

Dates: 
05/25/2019
05/26/2019
Time: 
10am-3pm

Location:

180 Thompson St
North Tonawanda , NY, 14120
United States

Phone:

716-693-1885

Victorian Tea

Dates: 
04/27/2019
Time: 
2pm - 4pm

Location:

1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY, 14211
United States

Phone:

716-896-5200

Visit the Buffalo Museum of Science Roof Deck

Dates: 
04/28/2019
05/05/2019
05/12/2019
Time: 
12 - 3 pm

Location:

1610 Welch Road
North Java, NY, 14113
United States

Phone:

716-457-3228

Volunteer Day at Beaver Meadow Audubon Center

Dates: 
05/01/2019
05/08/2019
05/15/2019
Time: 
9 am - 2 pm

Organization:

Letchworth State Park

Location:

1 Letchworth State Park
Castile, NY, 14427
United States

Phone:

593-3600

Weekly Bird Walks at the Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth State Park!

Dates: 
05/04/2019
05/11/2019
05/18/2019
Time: 
9 am

Location:

278 Main St.
Arcade, NY, 14009
United States

Phone:

585-492-3100

World War II Train Rides

Dates: 
06/08/2019
06/09/2019
Time: 
1:00 PM

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

858-7192

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

858-7192