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Top 10 Things to Do This Weekend in WNY

It’s a long holiday weekend in WNY, and there’s tons of fun things to do. Check out our top 10 list of things to do this weekend!


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1

Bills Tailgate Party with Val & Tony

Thursday August 31 at 3pm

 

 

Price: FREE

Register to win U2 tickets courtesy of REVO with Val & Tony as they broadcast live from the Dr. Beyer Opticals Tailgate Party across the street from Hammer’s Lot next to New Era Field this Thursday starting at 3pm.

 

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2

Movies in the Meadow

Friday, September 1 at 8:45 PM at Delaware Park

 

 

Price: Free to Attend

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and watch a movie under the stars! This week’s movie is Star Wars: Rogue One.

 

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3

Val & Tony’s Ferris Wheel Takeover

Friday, September 1 at 3pm-7pm

 

 

Price: $29.99 and up

Stop on by Darien Lake and jump on the Ferris Wheel with Val & Tony this Friday! Val and Tony are doing their entire Because I Said So show live from the Darien Lake Ferris Wheel this Friday from 3pm to 7pm. You’re not going to want to miss this!

 

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4

Buffalo Wing Festival

Saturday September 2, Sunday September 3 at Coca Cola Field

 

 

Price: $5

Get your wing on! Sample wings from various restaurants, see professional competitive eater Joey Chestnut try to beat his record, run the American Ninja Warrior course, and more!

 

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5

Taste of Niagara Falls

Saturday September 2, Sunday September 3 at Old Falls Street

 

 

Price: Varies

Sample the area’s top restaurants, and hang out in the beer and wine tent! Open from noon-8pm all weekend.

 

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90’s Grunge Brunch

Saturday September 2, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm at Thin Man Brewery

 

 

Price: Varies

Enjoy the best meal of the day, with music from one of the best decades. Birkenstocks are optional.

 

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7

South Buffalo Irish Festival

Saturday September 2, 11:00 am – 11:00 pm at Caz Park

 

 

Price: Varies

Irish food, Irish music, and Irish drinks! And, in one of Buffalo’s most Irish neighborhoods!

 

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8

German Heritage Festival

Saturday Sep. 02, 2017 – Sunday Sep. 03, 2017, 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm at Cheektowaga Town Park

 

 

Price: Free to attend

Celebrate German culture at this two-day event!

 

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9

Labor Day at the Zoo

Monday Sep. 04, 2017, 10am – 4pm at the Buffalo Zoo

 

 

Price: $2

$2 admission on Labor Day! Tickets available at Tops Markets.

 

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10

Back to School Power Jam

Sunday, September 3rd at the William-Emslie Family YMCA

 

 

Price: FREE

A full day of fun brought to you by Power 93.7, WBLK! There will be activities going on all day, including school supply giveaways, free hair cuts for students, open swim at the YMCA pool, free food from JJ’s Casa di Pizza and more!

 

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