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Summertime Funtime: Getting Out and About in WNY

Tall ship in full sail with sails furled.

Summer is here in full force which means it’s time to head out for day trips to see what the city has to offer. We’ve rounded up some activities we think members of our community here at Autumn Creek Apartments will enjoy, all within easy driving distance of East Amherst, NY. 

Sail into Summer — July 4th-7th 

Looking for something a little different to do this month? Check out Sail into Summer, wherein Buffalo is “welcoming a fleet of historic tall ships from across the United States, Canada, Spain and the South Pacific making their first port appearance at the downtown waterfront for Basil Port of Call: Buffalo. The celebration will kick off with a Parade of Sail at 3 p.m. on the Fourth of July when the ships will move under full sail past the landmark Buffalo lighthouse.” Click on the link above for more detailed information. 

Wild Renn Fest — July 20th - 21st 

Take a step back in time and let the Wild Renn Fest introduce you to the sport of kings, falconry during the flying bird show at the Wild Renn Fest. The festival will include refreshments, entertainment for all ages, kids’ crafts, vendors, art auction, and exhibits. Event parking is FREE. Visit the website for pricing, tickets, and more information for this exciting event. 

Canalside Live Concert Series  —July 25th, August 6th 

The Struts and the Glorious Sons will be the featured artist for the July 25th Canalside Live Concert performance. Don’t miss this event. If you purchase tickets at WNY Consumers Beverage location you will receive a coupon for a free beverage at the show. 

Incubus — the well-known rock band is coming to the Canalside Live Concert Series on August 6th.  Tickets can be purchased online here. 

We hope you are having a great summer! Let us know what you think if you attend any of these events! Thanks for taking the time to read our post.