Category Archives: Erie County

Buffalo Chicken Wing Festival is Largest Festival in the State!

The Buffalo Chicken Wing Festival is the largest street festival in New York State.  More than 100,000 will attend this celebration of Buffalo’s native food treasure.  Vendors, live entertainment, children’s activities and more take over Coca Cola Field and downtown … Continue reading

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Buffalo Celebrates the “Wearing of the Green” Aug. 22-24

It’s one of the biggest Irish parties in Upstate New York.  Buffalo celebrates its Irish tradition with lots of top name entertainers, food, games,and family fun August 22-24. A unique highlight of this event is the Irish County  Parade.  Local … Continue reading

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Hot Cars and TV Stars Take the Spotlight at 11th Annual Marilla Auto Show

Cars, hot rods, trucks, TV stars, food, crafts, vendors,, kids area, live dance bands and fun all take center stage in Alden for the 11th annual Original Marilla Auto Show and Music and Arts Festival.  Keep reading for a detailed … Continue reading

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Buffalo Presents a Stunning National Garden Walk Festival!

It is called the largest garden walk in America! Garden enthusiasts and nosy neighbors alike will rejoice at the chance to peek inside the backyard gardens of more than 350 Buffalo homeowners. You’ll discover unique and beautiful juxtapositions of flowers, … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday today to the magnificent Erie Canal! It was completed on this date in 1825.  This waterway is the gem of all New York State engineering marvels.  Even today it is well worth a ride on the canal route, … Continue reading

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Things Are Poppin’ In Eden for the 50th Annual Corn Festival!

The 50th Annual Eden Corn Festival is August 1-4, 2013.  This popular event celebrates the huge bounty of fresh juicy corn on the cob produced by Western New York farmers. Parades, a carnival midway, a full list of live entertainment … Continue reading

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“All Hail the Hamburger!” Burger Fest 2013 is This Weekend!

Yes, it is true!  The hamburger was invented at the Erie County Fair in Hamburg, New York in 1885.  And the classic American sandwich’s namesake has been celebrating it for more than a quarter century with a grand community wide … Continue reading

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Everybody is Buzzing About the Honey Bee Festival in Buffalo!

It’s a sweet Honey Bee Festival at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Garndens on Saturday April 27! You will learn everything you need to know about these busy little bees and their delicious by product.  Many experts will be … Continue reading

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Buffalo Hosts Popular Wine Festival Saturday, April 6! (VIDEO)

The Buffalo Wine Festival brings thousands to this Great lake city each year.  This year it is Saturday, April 6. The event features an exciting and wide array of vendors from all over the Finger Lakes region as well as … Continue reading

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World Famous Roycrofters Hold Their Winter Festival Dec. 1-2 In East Aurora!

The world famous Roycroft Arts and Crafts movement will be showcased during their annual Winter Festival on Dec.1 and 2 in East Aurora this year. Elbert Hubbard founded the movement in the late 1800s and the Buffalo (East Aurora is … Continue reading

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