Nature/Outdoors | 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

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

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

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

Roc Holiday Village

Roc Holiday Village is New York’s favorite winter festival! The enchanting village captures the spirit of the season in downtown Rochester with free ice skating & skate rentals, free visits and photos with Santa, free kids crafts, food trucks, unique shopping village, explore the village activities, holiday celebrations and so much more! Open Wednesdays - Sundays from 12/2 - 12/23, 2022. Admission is free. There's fun for everyone at Roc Holiday Village!
353 Court St
Rochester , NY , 14604 43° 9' 12.51" N, 77° 36' 6.2784" W

Location:

Niagara Falls State Park
Prospect Street
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154

Jingle Falls: Holiday Happenings

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/10/2022
12/17/2022
Time: 
11:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Location:

Niagara Falls State Park
Prospect Street
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154

Jingle Falls: Winter Wonderland Walk

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/10/2022
12/17/2022
Time: 
1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Location:

Knox Farm State Park
437 Buffalo NY
East Aurora, NY, 14052
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154

A Naturalists View: Winters Beginning

Dates: 
12/18/2022
Time: 
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

4395 East Lake Rd
Livonia, NY, 14487
United States

Phone:

(585) 346-2243 x108

April Break Camp

Dates: 
04/03/2023
04/04/2023
04/05/2023
Time: 
8:00

Location:

539 W Commerce Street Suite 2992
Dallas, TX, 75208
United States

Belize: Reefs and Rainforests Adventure - Family Science Adventures

Dates: 
07/01/2023
07/02/2023
07/03/2023
Time: 
7:00AM

Location:

Fort Niagara State Park
Route 18F
Youngstown, NY, 14174
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154

Birding at Fort Niagara

Dates: 
12/18/2022
Time: 
7:30 a.m.- 9:30 a.m.

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.

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.

Location:

Family Science Adventures
539 W Commerce Street, STE 2992
Dallas, TX, 75208
United States

Costa Rica Eco-Tourism Adventure - Family Science Adventures

Dates: 
06/17/2023
06/18/2023
06/19/2023
Time: 
7:00AM

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:

Niagara Falls State Park
Prospect Street
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154

Dose of Nature: Forest Therapy

Dates: 
12/03/2022
Time: 
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Location:

Evangola State Park
10191 Old Lake Shore Rd
Irving, NY, 14081
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154

Evangola Christmas Bird Count

Dates: 
12/11/2022
Time: 
10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

Organization:

Old Fort Niagara

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:

4395 East Lake Rd
Livonia, NY, 14487
United States

Phone:

(585) 346-2243 x108

February Break Camp

Dates: 
02/20/2023
02/21/2023
02/22/2023
Time: 
8:00

Location:

Niagara Falls State Park
Prospect Street
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154

Goat Island Gull Watch

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/10/2022
12/17/2022
Time: 
7:00 a.m.-9:30a.m.

Location:

539 W Commerce Street Suite 2992
Dallas, TX, 75208
United States

Iceland: Fire and Ice Adventure - Family Science Adventures

Dates: 
07/15/2023
07/16/2023
07/17/2023
Time: 
7:00AM

Location:

Woodlawn Beach
3580 Lakeshore Rd
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154

Last Day Hike

Dates: 
12/31/2022
Time: 
10:00 a.m.- 12:00p.m.

Organization:

Holiday Valley

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

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:

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

Phone:

716-282-5154

Snow Sculpture

Dates: 
12/06/2022
Time: 
6:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Fort Niagara State Park
Route 18F
Youngstown, NY, 14174
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154

Sunset on Snowshoes

Dates: 
12/29/2022
Time: 
4:00 p.m.-5:30p.m.

Organization:

Old Fort Niagara

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

Location:

Devils Hole State Park
Robert Moses Parkway
Niagara Falls , NY, 14305
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154

Trees Without Leaves

Dates: 
12/10/2022
Time: 
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Location:

Fort Niagara State Park
Route 18F
Youngstown, NY, 14174
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154

Wish Upon a Shooting Star

Dates: 
12/14/2022
Time: 
9:00 p.m.- 11:00 p.m.

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