Events Calendar

April, 2014

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  • 1

    • Imagine Lecture Series
    • Neck Deep
    • The Devil Wears Prada
    • Rock of Ages

    Tuesday, April 01, 2014

    Imagine Lecture Series

    Date:
    4/1/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Downtown Central Library
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 1st, the Imagine Lecture Series continues at the Downtown Central Library. The Imagine Lecture Series takes place every Tuesday from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.Read More

    Neck Deep

    Date:
    4/1/2014 6:00:00 PM
    Location:
    The Waiting Room
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 1st at 6:00 p.m., the Waiting Room presents Neck Deep. Tickets are $10.00 in advance and $12.00 on the day of the show.Read More

    The Devil Wears Prada

    Date:
    4/1/2014 6:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Town Ballroom
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 1st, join the Town Ballroom for The Devil Wears Prada. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m. for this all ages show. Admission is $20.00 in advance and $23.00 on the day of the show.Read More

    Rock of Ages

    Date:
    4/1/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Shea's Performing Arts Center
    Description:
    In 1987 on the Sunset Strip, a small-town girl met a big-city dreamer - and in L.A.’s most legendary rock club, they fell in love to the greatest songs of the ‘80’s. It’s Rock of Ages, a hilarious, feel-good love story told through the hit songs of iconic rockers Journey, Styx, REO Speedwagon, Foreigner, Pat Benatar, Whitesnake, and many more.Read More
  • 2

    • Eggs & Issues
    • Judy Summer Concert Series - Buffalo Chamber Players
    • Brown Bag Lunch Series: Bernice Radle and Jason Wilson
    • Wine & Dine Wednesdays: Oriental
    • Authority Zero
    • Open Mic Night

    Wednesday, April 02, 2014

    Eggs & Issues

    Date:
    4/2/2014 8:00:00 AM
    Location:
    WNED Studios
    Description:
    Wednesday, April 2nd, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:15 a.m., join Leadership Buffalo for Eggs & Issues, “The Unheard Voices: Uncovering the Truth in Education” at the WNED Studios.Read More

    Judy Summer Concert Series - Buffalo Chamber Players

    Date:
    4/2/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Buffalo & Erie County Public Library
    Description:
    April 2nd through June 13th, join the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library for the Judy Summer Concert Series! The concerts are free and open-to-the-public and begin at 12:00 noon and will be held in the Auditorium.Read More

    Brown Bag Lunch Series: Bernice Radle and Jason Wilson

    Date:
    4/2/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Buffalo & Erie County Public Library
    Description:
    Working for Downtown will present the next installment of the Brown Bag Lunch Series at the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library on Wednesday, April 2nd. The lunch will feature Bernice Radle and Jason Wilson on Buffalove Development.Read More

    Wine & Dine Wednesdays: Oriental

    Date:
    4/2/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Just Vino
    Description:
    Just Vino invites you to enjoy a three course theme focused Prix Fixe Meal during Wine & Dine Wednesdays! Reservations are required and the cost is $20.00 per person.Read More

    Authority Zero

    Date:
    4/2/2014 6:00:00 PM
    Location:
    The Waiting Room
    Description:
    Wednesday, April 2nd at 6:00 p.m., the Waiting Room presents Authority Zero. Tickets are $13.00 in advance and $15.00 on the day of the show.Read More

    Open Mic Night

    Date:
    4/2/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    Wednesday, April 2nd, join Helium Comedy Club for Open Mic Night!Read More
  • 3

    • Thursdays in the City
    • Amy Helm with Ten Cent Howl
    • Enter the Haggis
    • Progressive Fiction Readings: Lance Olsen and Shane Jones
    • Steve Rannazzisi from FX's "The League"

    Thursday, April 03, 2014

    Thursdays in the City

    Date:
    4/3/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Papaya Restaurant
    Description:
    Thursdays in the City is back and being hosted by Papaya! Join Working for Downtown for this weekly business and social happy hour every Thursday, through April 24th.Read More

    Amy Helm with Ten Cent Howl

    Date:
    4/3/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Buffalo Iron Works
    Description:
    Thursday, April 3rd, join Buffalo Iron Works for Amy Helm with special guest, Ten Cent Howl. Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. for this all ages show.Read More

    Enter the Haggis

    Date:
    4/3/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Tralf Music Hall
    Description:
    Thursday, April 3rd, join the Tralf Music Hall for Enter the Haggis! Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. and admission is $15.00 in advance and $17.00 on the day of the show.Read More

    Progressive Fiction Readings: Lance Olsen and Shane Jones

    Date:
    4/3/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Westen New York Book Arts Center
    Description:
    The Buffalo Small Press Book Fair and Medaille College present a night of progressive fiction readings that will kick off the 2014 Fair, featuring work from internationally acclaimed authors Lance Olsen and Shane Jones.Read More

    Steve Rannazzisi from FX's "The League"

    Date:
    4/3/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    April 3rd, 4th and 5th, join Helium Comedy Club for Steve Rannazzisi from FX's "The League." After being recognized on stage by Ashton Kutcher at the Comedy Store in West Hollywood, Steve was quickly signed up for the show. Since then Steve has continued to make audiences laugh in television, feature films and on comedy stages across the country.Read More
  • 4

    • UNYTS Bucket List Bash
    • Free Meet & Greet: Amos P. Kennedy Jr. - Kennedy Prints
    • Celebration of the Life and Work of Charles D. Walter
    • David Bromberg with his Quintet
    • The Harbor Takeover
    • Steve Rannazzisi
    • Free Movie Screening: Sign Painters
    • Cloud Nothings with Pleasure Leftists
    • All Poetry is Small Press Poetry Reading

    Friday, April 04, 2014

    UNYTS Bucket List Bash

    Date:
    4/4/2014 5:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Statler City Golden Ballroom
    Description:
    Upstate New York Transplant Services Bucket List Bash will take place on Friday, April 4th at 5:30 p.m. at the Statler City Golden Ballroom! Look into your future! Win big in Vegas! Learn a new language! What's on YOUR Bucket List?Read More

    Free Meet & Greet: Amos P. Kennedy Jr. - Kennedy Prints

    Date:
    4/4/2014 6:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Western New York Book Arts Center
    Description:
    The Buffalo Small Press Book Fair presents a free meet and greet with Amos P. Kennedy Jr., of Kennedy Prints. This event will take place on Friday, April 4th at 6:00 p.m. at the Western New York Book Arts Center.Read More

    Celebration of the Life and Work of Charles D. Walter

    Date:
    4/4/2014 6:00:00 PM
    Location:
    El Buen Amigo
    Description:
    You're invited to the Celebration of the Life and Work of Charles D. Walter on Friday, April 4th from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at El Buen Amigo & LACA Non-profit.Read More

    David Bromberg with his Quintet

    Date:
    4/4/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Tralf Music Hall
    Description:
    Friday, April 4th, don’t miss David Bromberg with his Quintet at the Tralf Music Hall. David’s sensitive and versatile approach to guitar-playing is steeped in the folk and blues traditions. He’s played with everyone, toured everywhere, and he can lead his raucous big band or hold an audience silent with solo acoustic blues. He became a first-call, “hired gun” guitarist for recording sessions, ultimately playing on hundreds of records by artists including Bob Dylan, Link Wray, The Eagles, Ringo Starr, Willie Nelson, Carly Simon and many more!Read More

    The Harbor Takeover

    Date:
    4/4/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    First Niagara Center
    Description:
    Friday, April 4th, the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity and the Buffalo Urban League Young Professionals will be host the Harbor Takeover at the First Niagara Center.Read More

    Steve Rannazzisi

    Date:
    4/4/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    April 4th and 5th, join Helium Comedy Club for Steve Rannazzisi from FX's "The League." After being recognized on stage by Ashton Kutcher at the Comedy Store in West Hollywood,Read More

    Free Movie Screening: Sign Painters

    Date:
    4/4/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Western New York Book Arts Center
    Description:
    The Buffalo Small Press Book Fair presents a free screening of Sign Painters: The Movie. This event will take place on Friday, April 4th at 7:30 p.m. at the Western New York Book Arts Center.Read More

    Cloud Nothings with Pleasure Leftists

    Date:
    4/4/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Buffalo Iron Works
    Description:
    Friday, April 4th, join Buffalo Iron Works as Empire State Concerts and ESI Present Cloud Nothings with special guest Pleasure Leftists. Admission is $13.00 in advance and $15.00 on the day of the show.Read More

    All Poetry is Small Press Poetry Reading

    Date:
    4/4/2014 9:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Western New York Book Arts Center
    Description:
    The Buffalo Small Press Book Fair will present the All Poetry is Small Press Poetry reading, featuring work from renowned young American poets on Friday, April 4th at 9:00 p.m. at the Western New York Book Arts Center. Featured at the reading will be three small presses/magazines and their contributors:Read More
  • 5

    • A Bridal Party
    • Buffalo Small Press Book Fair
    • Robin Hood
    • Bandits vs. Calgary Roughnecks
    • Steve Rannazzisi

    Saturday, April 05, 2014

    A Bridal Party

    Date:
    4/5/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site
    Description:
    Shake off the winter doldrums and get a breath of spring at the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site this weekend. An exquisite collection of vintage bridal gowns, dating from 1840 through 1950, will be on display throughout the historic home.Read More

    Buffalo Small Press Book Fair

    Date:
    4/5/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
    Description:
    Spring is on its way, and so is the Buffalo Small Press Book Fair! Chris Fritton, the organizer of the Fair, will again bring together hundreds of vendors and thousands of writers and artists for one long weekend in April. The free and open-to-the-public Fair will take place on Saturday April 5th, from 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday April 6th, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum.Read More

    Robin Hood

    Date:
    4/5/2014 2:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Theatre of Youth
    Description:
    Theatre of Youth is proud to present Robin Hood! Performances will take place through April 6th and "Swordfighting, disguises, live music, and quick wit will surround audiences in this modern adaptation!"Read More

    Bandits vs. Calgary Roughnecks

    Date:
    4/5/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    First Niagara Center
    Description:
    Don’t miss the action on Saturday, April 5th as the Buffalo Bandits take on the Calgary Roughnecks at the First Niagara Center at 7:00 p.m.Read More

    Steve Rannazzisi

    Date:
    4/5/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    April 5th, join Helium Comedy Club for Steve Rannazzisi from FX's "The League." After being recognized on stage by Ashton Kutcher at the Comedy Store in West Hollywood, Steve was quickly signed up for the show.Read More
  • 6

    • Buffalo Small Press Book Fair
    • Buffalo History Tours: Secrets of the Lafayette
    • A Bridal Party
    • Robin Hood
    • Roaring 20s Party: Zoo Fundraiser

    Sunday, April 06, 2014

    Buffalo Small Press Book Fair

    Date:
    4/6/2014 11:00:00 AM
    Location:
    Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
    Description:
    Spring is on its way, and so is the Buffalo Small Press Book Fair! Chris Fritton, the organizer of the Fair, will again bring together hundreds of vendors and thousands of writers and artists for one long weekend in April. The free and open-to-the-public Fair will take place on Saturday April 5th, from 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday April 6th, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum.Read More

    Buffalo History Tours: Secrets of the Lafayette

    Date:
    4/6/2014 11:00:00 AM
    Location:
    Lafayette Hotel
    Description:
    Discover the secrets of the grand Hotel Lafayette in Downtown Buffalo with Buffalo History Tours!Read More

    A Bridal Party

    Date:
    4/6/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site
    Description:
    Shake off the winter doldrums and get a breath of spring at the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site this weekend. An exquisite collection of vintage bridal gowns, dating from 1840 through 1950, will be on display throughout the historic home.Read More

    Robin Hood

    Date:
    4/6/2014 2:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Theatre of Youth
    Description:
    Theatre of Youth is proud to present Robin Hood! Performances will take place through April 6th and "Swordfighting, disguises, live music, and quick wit will surround audiences in this modern adaptation!"Read More

    Roaring 20s Party: Zoo Fundraiser

    Date:
    4/6/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Lafayette Hotel
    Description:
    Sunday, April 6th, the Women’s Board of the Buffalo Zoo invites you to a Roaring 20’s Party at the Lafayette Hotel from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.!Read More
  • 7

    • Downtown Public Visioning Workshop
    • Ellicott District Community Meeting
    • Geeks Who Drink

    Monday, April 07, 2014

    Downtown Public Visioning Workshop

    Date:
    4/7/2014 5:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Innovation Center (D!g Space)
    Description:
    A new Infrastructure and Public Realm Master Plan is being created for Downtown Buffalo. As part of the Master Plan process, you are invited to a Public Visioning Workshop! The workshop will take place on Monday, April 7th, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Innovation Center (d!g Space).Read More

    Ellicott District Community Meeting

    Date:
    4/7/2014 6:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Pratt Willert Community Center
    Description:
    Monday, April 7th, Darius G. Pridgen, Council President and Ellicott District Councilmember will host an Ellicott District Community Meeting from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and the Pratt Willert Community Center.Read More

    Geeks Who Drink

    Date:
    4/7/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Century Grill
    Description:
    Every Monday from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., don’t miss Geeks Who Drink at Century Grill! Come out for great fun, food and prizes!Read More
  • 8

    • Imagine Lecture Series
    • City of Buffalo’s Proposed Annual Action Plan
    • The Hold Steady
    • Sabres vs. Red Wings

    Tuesday, April 08, 2014

    Imagine Lecture Series

    Date:
    4/8/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Downtown Central LIbrary
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 8th, the Imagine Lecture Series continues at the Downtown Central Library. The Imagine Lecture Series takes place every Tuesday from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.Read More

    City of Buffalo’s Proposed Annual Action Plan

    Date:
    4/8/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Buffalo & Erie County Public Library
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 8th, Mayor Bryon W. Brown invites citizens to a public hearing on the City of Buffalo’s Proposed Annual Action Plan and Amendments to the Current 2013-2014 Annual Action Plans. The hearing will take place at the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library at 6:00 p.m.Read More

    The Hold Steady

    Date:
    4/8/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Town Ballroom
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 8th, join the Town Ballroom for The Hold Steady with special guests Cheap Girls. Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. for this all ages show and admission is $20.00 in advance and $24.00 the day of the show.Read More

    Sabres vs. Red Wings

    Date:
    4/8/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    First Niagara Center
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 8th, The Buffalo Sabres take on the Detroit Red Wings. The game begins at 7:00 p.m. at the First Niagara Center.Read More
  • 9

    • Wine & Dine Wednesdays: Home-style Dinner
    • Open Mic Night

    Wednesday, April 09, 2014

    Wine & Dine Wednesdays: Home-style Dinner

    Date:
    4/9/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Just Vino
    Description:
    Just Vino invites you to enjoy a three course theme focused Prix Fixe Meal during Wine & Dine Wednesdays! Reservations are required and the cost is $20.00 per person.Read More

    Open Mic Night

    Date:
    4/9/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    Wednesday, April 9th, join Helium Comedy Club for Open Mic Night! Guests will enjoy over 20 comedians performing live every Wednesday night!Read More
  • 10

    • ULI Western New York Presents HarborCenter
    • Judy Summer Concert Series: Charles Reedy Jazz Quintet of Colored Musicians Club
    • Thursdays in the City
    • Women Who Move the City
    • Rookie of the Year
    • Phoenix Sisters: Psychic Mediums Ivy Rivera and Melanie Rimkus
    • Regional Artist Access Residency Program Opening
    • Excision
    • Al Madrigal
    • PigPen Theatre Company

    Thursday, April 10, 2014

    ULI Western New York Presents HarborCenter

    Date:
    4/10/2014 8:00:00 AM
    Location:
    HarborCenter
    Description:
    Thursday, April 10th, ULI of Western New York presents a tour of HarborCenter from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The tour will begin at the Lexus Club at the First Niagara Center.Read More

    Judy Summer Concert Series: Charles Reedy Jazz Quintet of Colored Musicians Club

    Date:
    4/10/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Buffalo & Erie County Public Library
    Description:
    Join the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library for the Judy Summer Concert Series! The concerts are free and open-to-the-public and begin at 12:00 noon and will be held in the Auditorium.Read More

    Thursdays in the City

    Date:
    4/10/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Papaya Restaurant
    Description:
    Thursdays in the City is back and being hosted by Papaya! Join Working for Downtown for this weekly business and social happy hour every Thursday, through April 24th.Read More

    Women Who Move the City

    Date:
    4/10/2014 6:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Pearl at the Webb
    Description:
    Thursday, April 10th, join Big Brothers Big Sisters for a fun filled evening, Women Who Move the City, at Pearl at the Webb from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Women Who Move the City is a new event that recognizes Big Brothers Big Sisters volunteers as well as women who volunteer throughout the Western New York Area.Read More

    Rookie of the Year

    Date:
    4/10/2014 6:00:00 PM
    Location:
    The Waiting Room
    Description:
    Thursday, April 10th at 6:00 p.m., the Waiting Room presents Rookie of the Year. Tickets are $10.00 in advance and $12.00 on the day of the show.Read More

    Phoenix Sisters: Psychic Mediums Ivy Rivera and Melanie Rimkus

    Date:
    4/10/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    9th Ward at Babeville
    Description:
    Thursday, April 10th join the 9th Ward at Babeville for The Phoenix Sisters: Psychic Mediums Ivy Rivera and Melanie Rimkus. Rivera and Rimkus work together using mediumship and psychic abilities to bring you answers from the other side.Read More

    Regional Artist Access Residency Program Opening

    Date:
    4/10/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Squeaky Wheel
    Description:
    Thursday, April 10th, at 7:00 p.m. join Squeaky Wheel for a gallery opening presenting works from 4 of the regional Artists from Squeaky Wheel’s Regional Artist Access Residency program (RAAR).Read More

    Excision

    Date:
    4/10/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Town Ballroom
    Description:
    Thursday, April 10th, join the Town Ballroom for Excision. Doors will open at 8:00 p.m. for this all ages show (16+ unless accompanied by parent or legal guardian). Admission is $27.00 in advance and $30.00 on the day of the show.Read More

    Al Madrigal

    Date:
    4/10/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    April 10th through April 12th, join Helium Comedy Club for Al Madrigal! Madrigal was recently named "Best Stand-Up Comedian" by the HBO/U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen.Read More

    PigPen Theatre Company

    Date:
    4/10/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Buffalo Iron Works
    Description:
    Thursday, April 10th, at 8:00 p.m. join Buffalo Iron Works for PigPen Theatre Company. Pen Theatre Co. began creating their unique brand of music, film, and theatre as freshman at the Carnegie Mellon School of Drama in 2008.Read More
  • 11

    • Education, Training and Health Professions Information Fair
    • Lachsa Jazz Quintet
    • "Revenge of the Intellect" Opening
    • Kung Fu
    • Al Madrigal
    • Nobodies of Comedy

    Friday, April 11, 2014

    Education, Training and Health Professions Information Fair

    Date:
    4/11/2014 11:00:00 AM
    Location:
    Educational Opportunity Center
    Description:
    The University at Buffalo Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) is celebrating its 40th year anniversary of serving the community and is hosting an Education, Training and Health Professions Information Fair (featuring Trocaire College) on April 11th from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the EOC Atrium.Read More

    Lachsa Jazz Quintet

    Date:
    4/11/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Tralf Music Hall
    Description:
    Friday, April 11th, Thelonius Monk Institute of Jazz presents Lachsa Jazz Quintet featuring Antonia Hart and Lisa Henry at the Tralf Music Hall. Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. and admission is $20.00 and $10.00 with a student ID.Read More

    "Revenge of the Intellect" Opening

    Date:
    4/11/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Queen City Gallery
    Description:
    Queen City Gallery will present "Revenge of The Intellect," work by J. Tim Raymond from April 3rd through April 22nd. An opening reception will be held on Friday, April 11th from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Queen City Gallery Hours are Friday and Saturday from 12:00 noon to 3:00 p.m.Read More

    Kung Fu

    Date:
    4/11/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    The Waiting Room
    Description:
    Friday, April 11th at 7:00 p.m., the Waiting Room presents Kung Fu. Tickets are $15.00 in advance and $18.00 on the day of the show.Read More

    Al Madrigal

    Date:
    4/11/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    Join Helium Comedy Club for Al Madrigal! Madrigal was recently named "Best Stand-Up Comedian" by the HBO/U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen.Read More

    Nobodies of Comedy

    Date:
    4/11/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    710 Main Theatre
    Description:
    The Nobodies of Comedy, a touring talent showcase of young comedians, is coming to the 710 Main Theatre (formerly Studio Arena) on Friday, April 11th at 8:00 p.m.Read More
  • 12

    • 6th Annual Bunny Fest - Benefit for South Buffalo Youth Program
    • Explore Buffalo Speaker Series: Harold Cohen on the Theatre District
    • Shea’s Annual Black Tie Gala 2014: “The Stars Come Out”
    • The BBC Band - SOLD OUT
    • St. Vincent
    • Al Madrigal

    Saturday, April 12, 2014

    6th Annual Bunny Fest - Benefit for South Buffalo Youth Program

    Date:
    4/12/2014 10:00:00 AM
    Location:
    Choco-Logo Confectionery Design
    Description:
    Want to see how chocolate is made, or try your hand at making your own chocolate bunny? The sixth annual BunnyFest at Choco-Logo Confectionery Design will take place on Saturday, April 12th - a great day for chocolate lovers of all ages.Read More

    Explore Buffalo Speaker Series: Harold Cohen on the Theatre District

    Date:
    4/12/2014 1:00:00 PM
    Location:
    First Presbyterian Church
    Description:
    Saturday, April 12th, join Explore for their final Speaker Series of the season! The session will feature Harold L. Cohen, Retired Dean, School of Architecture & Planning, State University of New York at Buffalo.Read More

    Shea’s Annual Black Tie Gala 2014: “The Stars Come Out”

    Date:
    4/12/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Shea's Performing Arts Center
    Description:
    Shea’s Performing Arts Center will hold its 24th Annual Black-Tie Gala on Saturday, April 12th at the historic Shea’s Buffalo Theatre at 5:00 p.m. The evening starts off with a celebration of Shea’s patrons and an auction that features vacation getaways and countless items from all around Western New York and beyond. An elegant dinner will be held on stage featuring the memorable Broadway.Read More

    The BBC Band - SOLD OUT

    Date:
    4/12/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Tralf Music Hall
    Description:
    THIS SHOW IS SOLD OUT. Saturday, April 12th, don’t miss The BBC Band at the Tralf Music Hall. The evening will feature UK/US Musical Selections From The Beatles' 'Rubber Soul.'Read More

    St. Vincent

    Date:
    4/12/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Babeville
    Description:
    Saturday, April 12th, the 9th Ward at Babeville will host St. Vincent. Tickets are $23.00 in advance or $25.00 on the day of the show.Read More

    Al Madrigal

    Date:
    4/12/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    Join Helium Comedy Club for Al Madrigal! Madrigal was recently named "Best Stand-Up Comedian" by the HBO/U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen.Read More
  • 13

    • The Beatles Bunch with the BBC Band - SOLD OUT
    • Sabres vs. Islanders
    • Zen and the Art of Game Design
    • The War on Drugs

    Sunday, April 13, 2014

    The Beatles Bunch with the BBC Band - SOLD OUT

    Date:
    4/13/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Tralf Music Hall
    Description:
    THIS SHOW IS SOLD OUT. Sunday, April 13th, don’t miss The BEatles Bunch with the BBC Band at the Tralf Music Hall. As part of the event, brunch will be served from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m.Read More

    Sabres vs. Islanders

    Date:
    4/13/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    First Niagara Center
    Description:
    Sunday, April 13th, The Buffalo Sabres take on the New York Islanders. The game begins at 5:00 p.m. at the First Niagara Center.Read More

    Zen and the Art of Game Design

    Date:
    4/13/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Squeaky Wheel
    Description:
    Sunday, April 13th at 5:00 p.m., join Squeaky Wheel for Zen and the Art of Game Design! Zen and the Art of Game Design is an exhibition of Devin Wilson's Buddhism-inspired games. The artist will give a short talk about the challenges inherent to navigating the medium of games as a Buddhist, and a number of his games will be available for guests to play.Read More

    The War on Drugs

    Date:
    4/13/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Town Ballroom
    Description:
    Sunday, April 13th, join the Town Ballroom for The War on Drugs. Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. and tickets are $17.00 in advance and $23.00 the day of the show.Read More
  • 14

    • Geeks Who Drink

    Monday, April 14, 2014

    Geeks Who Drink

    Date:
    4/14/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Century Grill
    Description:
    Every Monday from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., don’t miss Geeks Who Drink at Century Grill! Come out for great fun, food and prizes!Read More
  • 15

    • Imagine Lecture Series
    • Cheers to Downtown Development
    • APA Tour of the Lafayette Hotel
    • Chiodos

    Tuesday, April 15, 2014

    Imagine Lecture Series

    Date:
    4/15/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Downtown Central Library
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 15th, the Imagine Lecture Series continues at the Downtown Central Library. The Imagine Lecture Series takes place every Tuesday from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.Read More

    Cheers to Downtown Development

    Date:
    4/15/2014 3:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Shea's Smith Theatre
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 15th from 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., join the Partnership for Cheers to Downtown Development at Shea’s Smith Theatre! A safe, accessible and popular neighborhood where we can “live, work and play” is once again becoming a reality for Downtown Buffalo! But there is more than needs to be done to improve the health and landscape of the Downtown area.Read More

    APA Tour of the Lafayette Hotel

    Date:
    4/15/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Lafayette Hotel
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 15th, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., don’t miss the APA Tour of the Lafayette Hotel! The tour is hosted by developer Rocco Termini.Read More

    Chiodos

    Date:
    4/15/2014 6:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Waiting Room
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 15th, After Dark Entertainment presents Chiodos with special guests Emarosa, Our Last Night and ’68 at the Waiting Room. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m. and admission is $17.00 in advance and $20.00 on the day of the show.Read More
  • 16

    • Wine & Dine Wednesdays: Easter Bunny Dinner
    • Young Audiences of WNY Annual Fundraiser
    • Lazlo Hollyfeld, Snowflake, Hudson Hank, The Humble Braggers
    • Danny Brown
    • Jim Florentine from "Crank Yankers"

    Wednesday, April 16, 2014

    Wine & Dine Wednesdays: Easter Bunny Dinner

    Date:
    4/16/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Just Vino
    Description:
    Just Vino invites you to enjoy a three course theme focused Prix Fixe Meal during Wine & Dine Wednesdays! Reservations are required and the cost is $20.00 per person.Read More

    Young Audiences of WNY Annual Fundraiser

    Date:
    4/16/2014 6:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Town Ballroom
    Description:
    Wednesday, April 16th from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., join Young Audiences of WNY for their Annual Fundraiser at the Town Ballroom! Young Audiences’ annual fundraiser brings community leaders together to celebrate our mission.Read More

    Lazlo Hollyfeld, Snowflake, Hudson Hank, The Humble Braggers

    Date:
    4/16/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Tralf Music Hall
    Description:
    Wednesday, April 16th, join the Tralf Music Hall for Lazlo Hollyfeld, Snowflake, Hudson Hank and The Humble Braggers. Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. and admission is $12.00 in advance and $14.00 on the day of the show. This is a 21 and over concert event.Read More

    Danny Brown

    Date:
    4/16/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    The Waiting Room
    Description:
    Wednesday, April 16th at 7:00 p.m., the Waiting Room presents Danny Brown. Tickets are $20.00 in advance and $25.00 on the day of the show.Read More

    Jim Florentine from "Crank Yankers"

    Date:
    4/16/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    Wednesday, April 16th at 8:00 p.m., join Helium Comedy Club for Jim Florentine from "Crank Yankers." Florentine is a frequent guest on The Howard Stern Show and a co-host of "Miserable Men" on Sirius Satellite Radio's Howard 101 with the Reverend Bob Levy and Shuli. He also had a small role as the redneck radio host Bobbie Ray in the video game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories.Read More
  • 17

    • Thursdays in the City
    • 6 Minute Building Stories
    • Mount Eerie (Phil Elverum Solo)
    • The Kielbasa Diaries: CANCELLED
    • Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad
    • Tammy Pescatelli

    Thursday, April 17, 2014

    Thursdays in the City

    Date:
    4/17/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Papaya Restaurant
    Description:
    Thursdays in the City is back and being hosted by Papaya! Join Working for Downtown for this weekly business and social happy hour every Thursday, through April 24th.Read More

    6 Minute Building Stories

    Date:
    4/17/2014 5:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Hotel Lafayette
    Description:
    6Mbs, or 6 Minute Building Stories, is part of a larger Building Stories dialogue. The Buffalo Architecture Foundation seeks to collect, document and share prRead More

    Mount Eerie (Phil Elverum Solo)

    Date:
    4/17/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Babeville
    Description:
    Thursday, April 17th, don’t miss Mount Eerie (Phil Elverum Solo), at the Ninth Ward at Babevilee at 7:00 p.m. Mount Eerie's late-2013 release, Pre-Human Ideas, filtered Phil Elverum's nuanced songcraft from previous albums Clear Moon and Ocean Roar through the digital ringer.Read More

    The Kielbasa Diaries: CANCELLED

    Date:
    4/17/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    The Broadway Market
    Description:
    THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. In celebration of the 125th anniversary of Buffalo's historic Broadway Market, Road Less Traveled Productions will be staging a special one-time performance of The Kielbasa Diaries: A Butter Lamb Lies Down on Broadway on Thursday, April 17th at 7:30 p.m.Read More

    Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad

    Date:
    4/17/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Tralf Music Hall
    Description:
    Thursday, April 17th, don’t miss Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad at the Tralf Music Hall. Doors will open at 8:00 p.m. and admission is $13.00 in advance and $15.00 on the day of the show.Read More

    Tammy Pescatelli

    Date:
    4/17/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    April 17th through April 19th, join Helium Comedy Club for Tammy Pescatelli. Pescatelli has been featured on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, National Lampoons Funny Money, NBCs Last Comic Standing, Comedy Centrals The World Stands Up! and WETV's A Stand Up Mother.Read More
  • 18

    • Hollerado
    • Hellogoodbye and Vacationer
    • Friday Night Laughs featuring TK Kirkland and Brooklyn Mike
    • Tammy Pescatelli

    Friday, April 18, 2014

    Hollerado

    Date:
    4/18/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Town Ballroom
    Description:
    Friday, April 18th, join the Town Ballroom for Hollerado with special guests Wildlife. Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. for this all ages show and admission is $15.00 in advance and $17.00 on the day of the show.Read More

    Hellogoodbye and Vacationer

    Date:
    4/18/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    The Waiting Room
    Description:
    Friday, April 18th at 7:00 p.m., the Waiting Room presents Hellogoodbye and Vacationer. Tickets are $13.00 in advance and $15.00 on the day of the show.Read More

    Friday Night Laughs featuring TK Kirkland and Brooklyn Mike

    Date:
    4/18/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Tralf Music Hall
    Description:
    Friday, April 18th, International Wine & Spirits Presents Friday Night Laughs, featuring TK Kirkland and Brooklyn Mike and hosted by Rob Stapleton. Doors for the early show open at 7:00 p.m. and tickets are $20.00 in advance and $25.00 on the day of the show. DoorsRead More

    Tammy Pescatelli

    Date:
    4/18/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    Join Helium Comedy Club for Tammy Pescatelli! Pescatelli has been featured on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, National Lampoons Funny Money, NBCs Last Comic Standing, Comedy Centrals The World Stands Up! and WETV's A Stand Up Mother.Read More
  • 19

    • The Observers CD Release Party
    • FREELOAD Documentary Screening
    • Tammy Pescatelli!

    Saturday, April 19, 2014

    The Observers CD Release Party

    Date:
    4/19/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Babeville
    Description:
    Join The Observers as they celebrate the release of their debut, self-titled album at the 9th Ward at Babeville on Saturday, April 19th. Special guests Savannah King and Lady Lush & The Vinyls join the show for a night of extraordinary Buffalo artists.Read More

    FREELOAD Documentary Screening

    Date:
    4/19/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Squeaky Wheel
    Description:
    Saturday, April 19th, join Squeaky Wheel for a FREELOAD Documentary Screening, featuring Q&A with Director Daniel T. Skaggs at 7:00 p.m.Read More

    Tammy Pescatelli!

    Date:
    4/19/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    Join Helium Comedy Club for Tammy Pescatelli! Pescatelli has been featured on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, National Lampoons Funny Money, NBCs Last Comic Standing, Comedy Centrals The World Stands Up! and WETV's A Stand Up Mother.Read More
  • 20

    • Easter Mimosa Lunch

    Sunday, April 20, 2014

    Easter Mimosa Lunch

    Date:
    4/20/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Templeton Landing
    Description:
    Sunday, April 20th, join Templeton Landing for an Easter Mimosa Lunch! The hours of operation will be 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m. and the cost will be $29.95 for adults and $15.95 for children.Read More
  • 21

    • Geeks Who Drink

    Monday, April 21, 2014

    Geeks Who Drink

    Date:
    4/21/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Century Grill
    Description:
    Every Monday from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., don’t miss Geeks Who Drink at Century Grill! Come out for great fun, food and prizes!Read More
  • 22

    • imagine Lecture Series
    • Buffalo Spree Hot Off the Press Happy Hour
    • Twenty One Pilots

    Tuesday, April 22, 2014

    imagine Lecture Series

    Date:
    4/22/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Downtown Central Library
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 22nd, the Imagine Lecture Series continues at the Downtown Central Library. The Imagine Lecture Series takes place every Tuesday from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.Read More

    Buffalo Spree Hot Off the Press Happy Hour

    Date:
    4/22/2014 5:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Osteria 166
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 22nd, join Buffalo Spree as they launch the May issue at Osteria 166 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Guests will enjoy mingling with Spree staff, writers and the fascinating people featured in the new issue.Read More

    Twenty One Pilots

    Date:
    4/22/2014 6:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Town Ballroom
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 22nd, join the Town Ballroom for Twenty One Pilots. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. for this all ages show (16+ unless accompanied by parent or legal guardian). Admission is $19.00 in advance and $24.00 on the day of the show.Read More
  • 23

    • Wine & Dine Wednesdays: Taco Bar Fiesta
    • Cher

    Wednesday, April 23, 2014

    Wine & Dine Wednesdays: Taco Bar Fiesta

    Date:
    4/23/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Just Vino
    Description:
    Just Vino invites you to enjoy a three course theme focused Prix Fixe Meal during Wine & Dine Wednesdays! Reservations are required and the cost is $20.00 per person.Read More

    Cher

    Date:
    4/23/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    First Niagara Center
    Description:
    Cher will bring her ‘Dressed to Kill’ tour to the First Niagara Center on Wednesday, April 23.Read More
  • 24

    • Buzzworthy: Education Reform
    • Thursdays in the City
    • Build Up Buffalo
    • Clamshell Boxes Workshop
    • Killing Rocco Palladino --- Murder at Lafayette
    • Rebirth and Renewal Poetry Night
    • Leon Russell with Riley Etheridge Jr.
    • Shen Yun
    • Donnell Rawlings from "Chappelle's Show"
    • Claude Vonstroke

    Thursday, April 24, 2014

    Buzzworthy: Education Reform

    Date:
    4/24/2014 4:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Buffalo Niagara Partnership
    Description:
    Thursday, April 24th from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. join the Buffalo Niagara Partnership for Buzzworthy: Education Reform. Education reform has been a hot issue for Buffalo Niagara in recent months and with the Buffalo School Board election occurring Tuesday May 6th, there is no topic more important.Read More

    Thursdays in the City

    Date:
    4/24/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Papaya Restaurant
    Description:
    Thursdays in the City is back and being hosted by Papaya! Join Working for Downtown for this weekly business and social happy hour every Thursday, through April 24th.Read More

    Build Up Buffalo

    Date:
    4/24/2014 5:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Ellicott Square Building
    Description:
    Thursday, April 24th, don’t miss Build Up Buffalo at the Ellicott Square Building. Build Up Buffalo will be a networking and idea sharing event celebrating relationships between the designers, builders and advocates that help our city grow.Read More

    Clamshell Boxes Workshop

    Date:
    4/24/2014 6:00:00 PM
    Location:
    WNY Book Arts Center
    Description:
    Thursday, April 24th, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. join the Western New York Book Arts Center for a Clamshell Boxes Workshop. Protective enclosures, including slipcases and Solander (clamshell) boxes, are a fundamental part of the bookbinder’s craft. This workshop will introduce the basic techniques for building, covering and decorating boxes.Read More

    Killing Rocco Palladino --- Murder at Lafayette

    Date:
    4/24/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Lafayette Hotel
    Description:
    Set at the Grand Opening of the Hotel Lafayette in 1904, this humorous murder mystery dinner features famous characters from through out Buffalo's history. Among them is Rocco Palladino, a powerful real estate tycoon. Welcome to the grand opening of the Hotel Lafayette.Read More

    Rebirth and Renewal Poetry Night

    Date:
    4/24/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    El Buen Amigo
    Description:
    Thursday, April 24th, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., you are invited to the Rebirth and Renewal Poetry Night at El Buen Amigo!Read More

    Leon Russell with Riley Etheridge Jr.

    Date:
    4/24/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Buffalo Iron Works
    Description:
    Thursday, April 24th, join Buffalo Iron Works for Leon Russell with special guest Riley Etheridge Jr. Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. Leon Russell is a legendary musician and songwriter from Tulsa, Oklahoma who has been performing his gospel-infused southern boogie piano rock, blues, and country music for over 50 years.Read More

    Shen Yun

    Date:
    4/24/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Shea's Performing Arts Center
    Description:
    Thursday and Friday, April 24th and 25th, don’t miss Shen Yun at Shea’s Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Through the universal language of music and dance, Shen Yun weaves a wondrous tapestry of heavenly realms, enchanting dreams, ancient legends, and modern heroic tales, taking you on a journey through 5,000 years of divinely inspired Chinese civilization.Read More

    Donnell Rawlings from "Chappelle's Show"

    Date:
    4/24/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    Thursday, Friday and Saturday, April 24th through April 26th, join Helim Comedy Club for Donnell Rawlings from "Chappelle's Show." Donnell Rawlings is an overnight success a decade in the making.Read More

    Claude Vonstroke

    Date:
    4/24/2014 9:00:00 PM
    Location:
    The Waiting Room
    Description:
    Thursday, April 24th at 9:00 p.m., the Waiting Room presents Claude Vonstroke. Tickets are $15.00 in advance and $20.00 on the day of the show.Read More
  • 25

    • Club Talks: Launching Your Design Career
    • Judy Summer Concert Series: Buffalo State Chamber Music Ensembles
    • Killing Rocco Palladino --- Murder at Lafayette
    • Shen Yun
    • The Plough and The Stars
    • Race
    • GANGSTAGRASS
    • Donnell Rawlings from "Chappelle's Show"

    Friday, April 25, 2014

    Club Talks: Launching Your Design Career

    Date:
    4/25/2014 9:30:00 AM
    Location:
    Block Club
    Description:
    Friday, April 25th at 9:30 a.m., join Block Club for “Launching Your Design Career.” This two-hour Club Talk is new for design students, who will be able to sit with with Block Club’s award-winning design team. Learn how to stand out and create meaningful work in today’s graphic design and branding industry.Read More

    Judy Summer Concert Series: Buffalo State Chamber Music Ensembles

    Date:
    4/25/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Buffalo & Erie County Public Library
    Description:
    Join the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library for the Judy Summer Concert Series! The concerts are free and open-to-the-public and begin at 12:00 noon and will be held in the Auditorium.Read More

    Killing Rocco Palladino --- Murder at Lafayette

    Date:
    4/25/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Lafayette Hotel
    Description:
    Set at the Grand Opening of the Hotel Lafayette in 1904, this humorous murder mystery dinner features famous characters from through out Buffalo's history. Among them is Rocco Palladino, a powerful real estate tycoon. Welcome to the grand opening of the Hotel Lafayette.Read More

    Shen Yun

    Date:
    4/25/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Shea's Performing Arts Center
    Description:
    Friday, April 25th, don’t miss Shen Yun at Shea’s Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Through the universal language of music and dance, Shen Yun weaves a wondrous tapestry of heavenly realms, enchanting dreams, ancient legends, and modern heroic tales, taking you on a journey through 5,000 years of divinely inspired Chinese civilization.Read More

    The Plough and The Stars

    Date:
    4/25/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Irish Classical Theatre Company
    Description:
    The Irish Classical Theatre Company, continues its 2013-2014 Season with the Irish classic The Plough and The Stars by Sean O’Casey. The Plough and The Stars will open at ICTC’s Andrews Theatre on Friday, April 25th and continue through Sunday, May 18th.Read More

    Race

    Date:
    4/25/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Road Less Traveled Theatre
    Description:
    Friday, April 25th, Road Less Traveled Productions presents Race at the Road Less Traveled Theatre.Read More

    GANGSTAGRASS

    Date:
    4/25/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Tralf Music Hall
    Description:
    Friday, April 25th, join the Tralf Music Hall for GANGSTAGRASS. Banjos and rappers shouldn't sound this awesome. But they do! Bluegrass and hip-hop collide! Doors will open at 8:00 p.m. and admission is $12.00 in advance and $14.00 the day of the show.Read More

    Donnell Rawlings from "Chappelle's Show"

    Date:
    4/25/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    Friday and Saturday, April 25th and April 26th, join Helim Comedy Club for Donnell Rawlings from "Chappelle's Show." Donnell Rawlings is an overnight success a decade in the making.Read More
  • 26

    • Superhero Saturday
    • The Plough and The Stars
    • New York State Golden Gloves Boxing Championships
    • Communify: Spring Cleaning Show How
    • The Continental Reunion II
    • Race
    • Bandits vs. Rochester Knighthawks
    • Donnell Rawlings from "Chappelle's Show"
    • Dopapod and Aqueous

    Saturday, April 26, 2014

    Superhero Saturday

    Date:
    4/26/2014 11:00:00 AM
    Location:
    Buffalo & Erie County Public Library
    Description:
    Saturday, April 26th from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., join the Downtown Central Library for Superhero Saturday!Read More

    The Plough and The Stars

    Date:
    4/26/2014 3:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Irish Classical Theatre Company
    Description:
    The Irish Classical Theatre Company, continues its 2013-2014 Season with the Irish classic The Plough and The Stars by Sean O’Casey. The Plough and The Stars continues through Sunday, May 18th.Read More

    New York State Golden Gloves Boxing Championships

    Date:
    4/26/2014 4:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Tralf Music Hall
    Description:
    Saturday, April 26th, Carubba Collision presents the New York State Golden Gloves Boxing Championships at the Tralf Music Hall. Doors will open at 4:30 p.m. and the first bout starts at 5:00 p.m. General admission is $25.00 in advance and $30.00 at the door. Ringside seats are $35.00 in advance and $40.00 at the door.Read More

    Communify: Spring Cleaning Show How

    Date:
    4/26/2014 6:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Babeville
    Description:
    Communify is excited to announce their second “show-how” event, The Spring Cleaning Show How, on Saturday, April 26th at The 9th Ward at Babeville. Like Communify’s first show-how event, the spring cleaning edition will feature some of Buffalo’s most talented craftsman and business-owners, ready to share their expertise on how to best dig out from under this rough winter and get your home and community looking its best again.??Read More

    The Continental Reunion II

    Date:
    4/26/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Town Ballroom
    Description:
    Saturday, April 26th, join the Town Ballroom for The Continental Reunion II. Doors will open at 7;00 p.m. for this all ages showRead More

    Race

    Date:
    4/26/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Road Less Traveled Theatre
    Description:
    Saturday, April 26th, Road Less Traveled Productions presents Race at the Road Less Traveled Theatre.Read More

    Bandits vs. Rochester Knighthawks

    Date:
    4/26/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    First Niagara Center
    Description:
    Don’t miss the action on Saturday, April 26th as the Buffalo Bandits take on the Rochester Knighthawks at the First Niagara Center at 7:30 p.m. 300 Level tickets are avialble now for only $10.00!Read More

    Donnell Rawlings from "Chappelle's Show"

    Date:
    4/26/2014 7:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy Club
    Description:
    Saturday, April 26th at 7:30 p.m. and 10:00 p.m., join Helim Comedy Club for Donnell Rawlings from "Chappelle's Show." Donnell Rawlings is an overnight success a decade in the making.Read More

    Dopapod and Aqueous

    Date:
    4/26/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    The Waiting Room
    Description:
    Saturday, April 26th at 8:00 p.m., the Waiting Room hosts Dopapod and Aqueous. Tickets are $12.00 in advance and $15.00 on the day of the show.Read More
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    • Race
    • The Plough and The Stars
    • Gorilla Music Presents: Buffalo Battle of the Bands
    • Welcome to Arroyo's: Reading Presented by Raíces Theatre Company

    Sunday, April 27, 2014

    Race

    Date:
    4/27/2014 2:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Road Less Traveled Theatre
    Description:
    Sunday, April 27th, Road Less Traveled Productions presents Race at the Road Less Traveled Theatre.Read More

    The Plough and The Stars

    Date:
    4/27/2014 2:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Irish Classical Theatre Company
    Description:
    The Irish Classical Theatre Company, continues its 2013-2014 Season with the Irish classic The Plough and The Stars by Sean O’Casey. The Plough and The Stars continues through Sunday, May 18th.Read More

    Gorilla Music Presents: Buffalo Battle of the Bands

    Date:
    4/27/2014 4:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Tralf Music Hall
    Description:
    Sunday, April 27th, Gorilla Music presents the Buffalo Battle of the Bands at the Tralf Music Hall. Featured performers will include The Impurity, Painted Silence, Salvage the Skyline, Liquid Neptune, 2nd Generation, The Greyscales, No Vacancy and Of States. Doors will open at 4:00 p.m. and admission is $10.00 in advance and $12.00 on the day of the show. This is an all ages show.Read More

    Welcome to Arroyo's: Reading Presented by Raíces Theatre Company

    Date:
    4/27/2014 6:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Road Less Traveled Theatre
    Description:
    Sunday, April 27th at 6:00 p.m., check out "Welcome to Arroyo's" by Kristoffer Díaz, a reading presented by Raíces Theatre Company at the Road Less Traveled Theatre.Read More
  • 28

    • Geeks Who Drink

    Monday, April 28, 2014

    Geeks Who Drink

    Date:
    4/28/2014 8:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Century Grill
    Description:
    Every Monday from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., don’t miss Geeks Who Drink at Century Grill! Come out for great fun, food and prizes!Read More
  • 29

    • Imagine Lecture Series
    • What's happening: One Region Forward
    • Beauty and the Beast

    Tuesday, April 29, 2014

    Imagine Lecture Series

    Date:
    4/29/2014 12:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Downtown Central Library
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 29th, the Imagine Lecture Series continues at the Downtown Central Library. The Imagine Lecture Series takes place every Tuesday from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.Read More

    What's happening: One Region Forward

    Date:
    4/29/2014 5:30:00 PM
    Location:
    Buffalo Niagara Partership
    Description:
    Tuesday, April 29th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., join the Buffalo Niagara Partnership at their office for “What’s Happening: One Region Forward.Read More

    Beauty and the Beast

    Date:
    4/29/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Shea's Performing Arts Center
    Description:
    Shea’s Performing Arts Center presents Beauty and the Beast. This worldwide, award winning musical will be performing at Shea’s through Sunday, May 4th. Performances will take place at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday though Friday, 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on Saturday and 1:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Sunday.Read More
  • 30

    • Edge Comedy Night
    • Screenprinted T-Shirts Workshop
    • Beauty and the Beast

    Wednesday, April 30, 2014

    Edge Comedy Night

    Date:
    4/30/2014 5:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Helium Comedy CLub
    Description:
    Wednesday, April 30th, join Helium Comedy Club for 103.3 The Edge Comedy Night! The evening feature headliner Marianne Sierk, 103.3 The Edge's, Josh Potter and will be hosted by 103.3 The Edge's, James.Read More

    Screenprinted T-Shirts Workshop

    Date:
    4/30/2014 6:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Western New York Book Arts Center
    Description:
    Wednesday, April 30th from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. join the Western New York Book Arts Center for a Screenprinted T0Shirts workshop. Students will create hand-printed t-shirts with WNYBAC's pre-burned screens! Participants will also briefly learn about the process of screenprinting and then print on their own t-shirts with instructor, Alicia Paolucci.Read More

    Beauty and the Beast

    Date:
    4/30/2014 7:00:00 PM
    Location:
    Shea's Performing Arts Center
    Description:
    Shea’s Performing Arts Center presents Beauty and the Beast. This worldwide, award winning musical will be performing at Shea’s through Sunday, May 4th. Performances will take place at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday though Friday, 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on Saturday and 1:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Sunday.Read More

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