Hands-on | Kids Out and About Buffalo

Stokoe Farms

Sunflowers in August, Pumpkin Patch & Harvest Fest and lots more fun in the fall from mid-September until the end of October, and magic in the Christmas season with the best Christmas trees in WNY! For over 200 years, the Stokoe family has been cultivating our farming heritage. Step back to a simpler time with your family and take a wagon ride to pick your own special pumpkin or to choose the perfect Christmas tree. Let us help you make memorable Harvest and Christmas traditions will last for generations. 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

Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum

Spark your kids' creativity, curiosity, and imagination at Western New York's only museum designed just for kids!
130 Main Street
Buffalo , NY , 14202
Phone: 716-655-5131
42° 52' 41.6604" N, 78° 52' 39.684" 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

Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures

Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures includes more than 7 challenge courses, 2 kids courses, and 125+ Elements. Watch your kid gain confidence as he or she navigates, balances, and zips their way through the trees. Both courses are located closer to the ground and use a different harness system that is just as safe but less complicated for younger children to use. If your child has any difficulties there are staff members on the course at all times to help them to work through the elements.
5589 South Hill Road
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: 585-353-6504
42° 44' 36.6936" N, 77° 25' 12.6876" W

Guidepost Montessori Virtual Camp

Each summer, Guidepost Montessori offers half-day virtual summer camp experiences for Elementary age students 6-12 all summer long, with different themes each week. With Guidepost Summer Camp, your child will have the chance to grow their skills in science, art, creative thinking. Families will need to source some general household products and supplies, and will share a materials list in advance. Available in two time zones: 9:00-12:00pm EST / 9:30-12:30pm PST.
ONLINE EVERYWHERE
Austin , TX , 78613
Phone: (636) 445-5360
30° 30' 42.9912" N, 97° 49' 3.936" 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

Location:

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

Phone:

716-778-5730

21st Annual Niagara Celtic Heritage Festival & Highland Games

Dates: 
09/17/2022
09/18/2022
Time: 
Sat. 10am-10:30pm | Sun. 10am-6:30pm

Location:

Orchard Park Presbyterian Church, NY
4369 South Buffalo St.
Orchard Park, NY, 14127
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

Amazing Race

Dates: 
08/15/2022
08/16/2022
08/17/2022
Time: 
1-4

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

AstroArt Workshop: Beauty of the Heavens

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
Time: 
3:00pm - 5:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Astronomy Birthday Celebration

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
08/06/2022
Time: 
7:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Auttie World Virtual Art Summer Camp

Dates: 
08/06/2022
08/13/2022
08/20/2022
Time: 
1-2pm Eastern Standard Time

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Awakened Heart Designs

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/11/2022
08/18/2022
Time: 
8:00PM EST

Organization:

Unique Time Designs

Location:

5216 Bridle Path Lane
Lewiston , NY, 14092
United States

Phone:

208-514-9067

Beginning Sewing Lessons

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
08/06/2022
Time: 
9:00

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

BrainLab

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
08/06/2022
Time: 
Available at all times

Organization:

Camp Cherith

Location:

9534 Short Tract Road
Hunt, NY, 14846
United States

Phone:

585-468-3850

Camp Cherith Resident Camp 2022 Residential Week 4: Ages 7-18

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
Day / Evening

Location:

Clarence Middle School
10150 Greiner Rd.
Clarence, NY, 14031
United States

Phone:

(716) 984-6273

CAMP INVENTION - Buffalo

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
9 am to 3:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

701 Englewood Ave 22 Capen Blvd.
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

Camp Kelvin

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
1-4

Location:

Northland Workforce Training Center
683 Northland Ave
Buffalo, NY, 14211
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

Camp Kelvin

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
9-12

Organization:

Location:

701 Englewood Ave 22 Capen Blvd.
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

Camp Kelvin/Minecraft Amusement Park

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
9-4

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Camp Universe - Telescope Kit Included!

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
Time: 
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Organization:

CEPA Gallery

Location:

617 Main Street
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

(716)856-2717

DADA COLLAGE

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
1pm - 4pm

Organization:

Erie County Fair

Location:

5600 McKinley Pkwy
Hamburg , NY, 14075
United States

Phone:

716-649-3900 ext. 6404

Erie County Fair

Dates: 
08/10/2022
08/11/2022
08/12/2022
Time: 
varies, see below

Organization:

Location:

701 Englewood Ave 22 Capen Blvd.
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

Fairytales and Superheroes Camp

Dates: 
08/15/2022
08/16/2022
08/17/2022
Time: 
9-12

Organization:

Location:

701 Englewood Ave 22 Capen Blvd.
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

Fairytales and Superheroes/ Junior Engineering Explorers

Dates: 
08/15/2022
08/16/2022
08/17/2022
Time: 
9-4

Organization:

Location:

3760 Quaker Road
Gasport, NY, 14067
United States

Phone:

716-772-2211

Family Day at Becker Farms

Dates: 
08/07/2022
08/14/2022
08/21/2022
Time: 
11 am - 12:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

3760 Quaker Road
Gasport, NY, 14067
United States

Phone:

716-772-2211

FarmBrunch at Becker Farms

Dates: 
08/06/2022
08/07/2022
08/13/2022
Time: 
5 - 8 pm

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560

Fossil Hunting for Beginners at Penn Dixie

Dates: 
08/13/2022
Time: 
10 am-12 pm

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560

Fossil Hunting for Beginners at Penn Dixie

Dates: 
08/27/2022
Time: 
10 am-12 pm

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560

Fossil Hunting for Beginners at Penn Dixie

Dates: 
09/10/2022
Time: 
10 am-12 pm

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560

Fossil Hunting for Beginners at Penn Dixie

Dates: 
10/08/2022
Time: 
10 am-12 pm

Organization:

Artpark

Location:

450 South 4th St.
Lewiston, NY, 14092
United States

Phone:

716.754.9000

Organization:

Artpark

Location:

450 South 4th St.
Lewiston, NY, 14092
United States

Phone:

716.754.9000

iD Tech

iD Tech is the world’s #1 summer STEM program for ages 7-17, held at 150+ prestigious locations nationwide. With world-class instructors and innovative courses in coding, game development, robotics, and design, iD Tech programs instill in-demand skills that embolden students to shape the future.
Held at 150+ Locations Nationwide
. , TX , .
Phone: 1-888-709-TECH
41° 41' 48.3108" N, 72° 43' 15.1392" W

Location:

Jefferson Youth Center - Tonawanda, NY
250 Athens Blvd
Tonawanda, NY, 14223
United States

Phone:

716-831-1001

Jefferson Summer Camp

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
Time: 
7:30am

Organization:

Location:

701 Englewood Ave 22 Capen Blvd.
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

Junior Engineering Explorers

Dates: 
08/15/2022
08/16/2022
08/17/2022
Time: 
1-4

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Kids 3x3 Rubiks Cube Camp

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
Time: 
various times available- please check website

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Kids 3x3 Rubiks Cube Camp

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
Time: 
various times available- please check website

Organization:

Location:

701 Englewood Ave 22 Capen Blvd.
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

LEGO Adventure Stories

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
9-12

Organization:

Location:

701 Englewood Ave 22 Capen Blvd.
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

LEGO Adventure Stories/Camp Kelvin

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
9-4

Location:

Center Street Lewiston
Center Street
Lewiston, NY, 14092
United States

Phone:

716-754-0166

Lewiston Art Festival

Dates: 
08/13/2022
08/14/2022
Time: 
Aug 14-10am-6pm Aug 15- 10am-5pm

Organization:

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-858-8900

Maker Camp (ages 8-12)

Dates: 
08/10/2022
08/17/2022
Time: 
2:00PM-3:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Math through Dungeons & Dragons

Dates: 
08/09/2022
08/16/2022
08/23/2022
Time: 
6:00PM EST

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Medics Camps Online

Dates: 
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
08/10/2022
Time: 
See website for details.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

MehtA+ AI in Visual Arts Camp

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
9:00AM

Location:

Northland Workforce Training Center
683 Northland Ave
Buffalo, NY, 14211
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

Minecraft Amusement Park

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
1-4

Location:

Northland Workforce Training Center
683 Northland Ave
Buffalo, NY, 14211
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

Minecraft Galactic Crafting

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
9-12

Location:

Northland Workforce Training Center
683 Northland Ave
Buffalo, NY, 14211
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

Minecraft Galactic Crafting/Mission to Mars

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
9-4

Location:

Northland Workforce Training Center
683 Northland Ave
Buffalo, NY, 14211
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

Mission to Mars

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
1-4

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Monster Magic Camp - Session 2

Dates: 
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
08/10/2022
Time: 
1:00PM-3:00PM EST

Location:

278 Main St.
Arcade, NY, 14009
United States

Phone:

(585) 492-3100

Murder Mystery Train Ride at Arcade & Attica Railroad

Dates: 
08/06/2022
08/20/2022
Time: 
5 - 8 pm

Organization:

Notre Dame Academy

Location:

1125 Abbott Road
Buffalo, NY, 14220
United States

Phone:

716-824-0726

NDA Summer Campus

Dates: 
08/08/2022
08/15/2022
Time: 
7:30am to 3pm

Location:

Academy Park
Center Street
Lewiston, NY, 14092
United States

Phone:

716-754-9123

Niagara County Peach Festival

Dates: 
09/08/2022
09/09/2022
09/10/2022
Time: 
THURSDAY 5PM-10PM, FRIDAY 5PM-11PM, SATURDAY AND SUNDAY 11AM-11PM

Organization:

Location:

701 Englewood Ave 22 Capen Blvd.
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

Paper Rollercoasters

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
1-4

Organization:

Letchworth State Park

Location:

1 Letchworth State Park
Castile, NY, 14427
United States

Phone:

(585) 493-3680

Plant Walks: Wildflower Walks at Letchworth

Dates: 
08/07/2022
Time: 
10 am

Organization:

CEPA Gallery

Location:

617 Main Street
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

(716)856-2717

PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY

Dates: 
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
08/10/2022
Time: 
1pm - 4pm

Organization:

CEPA Gallery

Location:

617 Main Street
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

(716)856-2717

PRINTING WITH THE SUN: ANTHOTYPES & CYANOTYPES

Dates: 
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
08/10/2022
Time: 
9a - 12pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Secret Agent Magic Camp - Session 2

Dates: 
08/15/2022
08/16/2022
08/17/2022
Time: 
1:00PM-3:00PM EST

Organization:

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-858-8900

Sensory Stay n' Play (ages 3-5, with caregiver)

Dates: 
08/13/2022
Time: 
10:00AM-11:00AM

Organization:

Location:

Locations throughout the United States
Administered from Washington, DC, 20560
United States

Smithsonian Museum Day 2022

Dates: 
09/17/2022
Time: 
Times vary by museum

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Spanish Immersion Virtual Camps by Language Kids World

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
10:00-11:30 AM or 5:00-6:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

300 Harlem Road
West Seneca, NY, 14224
United States

Phone:

716-875-7360

SPCA Kindness Camp

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
Time: 
8a - 5p

Organization:

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-332-4100

Storytime at Canalside (presented by EPIC)

Dates: 
08/10/2022
08/17/2022
08/24/2022
Time: 
10:30AM-11:30AM

Location:

788 Quayside Dr
New Westminster, BC, V3M 6z6
Canada

Phone:

6045218401

Summer Camps at the Fraser River Discovery Centre!

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
Time: 
Monday - Friday, 9:00AM - 4:00PM

Location:

55 Chicago St
Buffalo, NY, 14204
United States

Phone:

7162620443

Summer Climbing Programs

Dates: 
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
08/10/2022
Time: 
9:00am-2:00pm

Location:

4691 Transit Road
Williamsville, NY, 14221
United States

Phone:

716-276-3491

Summer Ninja Camp @ The Warrior Factory Buffalo

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm *(4:00pm late pick-up)

Organization:

Location:

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Phone:

716-858-8900

Thinking Money for Kids Exhibit

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
08/06/2022
Time: 
9:00AM

Organization:

Location:

93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Trail Maintenance Thursday at Reinstein Woods

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/11/2022
08/18/2022
Time: 
6 pm

Organization:

Walden Galleria

Location:

One Walden Galleria
Buffalo, NY, 14225
United States

Phone:

716-681-7600

Organization:

Walden Galleria

Location:

One Walden Galleria
Buffalo, NY, 14225
United States

Phone:

716-681-7600

Organization:

Location:

701 Englewood Ave 22 Capen Blvd.
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

VEX IKE Robotics

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
Time: 
9-12

Organization:

Location:

701 Englewood Ave 22 Capen Blvd.
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716-320-1172

VEX IKE Robotics/Paper Rollercoasters

Dates: 
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
08/10/2022
Time: 
9-4

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Virtual Astronomy & Space Academy

Dates: 
08/04/2022
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
Time: 
12:00pm - 12:45pm

Location:

1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY, 14211
United States

Phone:

(716) 896-5200

Wee Explorer Storytime at the Buffalo Museum of Science

Dates: 
08/12/2022
Time: 
11 am - 12 pm