Feb. 25, 2017
Let's Get Physical from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at Explore & More Children's Museum at 300 Gleed Ave. in East Aurora. Enjoy fun family time in the gym, 11am – 2pm! These programs, which include yoga, kids zumba, and sports are drop-in, ongoing, and FREE with your admission or membership. To learn more, call 655-5131.
Are you looking for a place where your children can have loads of fun this winter? Bring them to the Buffalo Zoo through Tuesday (February 28) and take advantage of Polar Bear Days! Admission is just $5 everyday during February!
Head to the Botanical Gardens for it's annual winter Orchid Show this weekend. The Gardens will be bursting with orchids from 10am through 5pm today (Feb. 25) and from 10am through 3pm Sunday (Feb. 26). For more information, go to BuffaloGardens.com.
Attend the 12th Annual Buffalo Home Show at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. The event takes place Friday -Sunday, March 3-5 and March 10 -12. Find innovative products, new ideas, practical advice and great deals in remodeling, home improvement and gardening with hundreds of experts all under one roof. From windows and flooring to cabinets and landscaping, and much more. Shop, compare and save for 6 days only. To learn more, go to BuffaloHomeShow.com
Enjoy Sciencenter Showtime! Fossils & Dinosaurs at 2 p.m. today at the Sciencecenter 601 First Street in Ithaca. Investigate fossils and dinosaurs through hands-on activities with students from the Cornell University Research Board. To learn more, call 607-272-0600.
Weather permitting, head to Chestnut Ridge Park where winter sports enthusiasts and families can spice up the cold winter months with a variety of snow activities including tobogganing, sledding, snowboarding, snow shoeing, cross-country skiing (ungroomed), hiking, and snowmobiling on designated trails. Toboggan chutes are operated from 10 AM- 4 PM on weekends and holidays, and on Fridays from 4 PM- 8 PM (weather permitting/when conditions allow). The sled hill is open daily from 10 AM- 8 PM (when conditions allow). For weekday winter sports/ activities updates, call 858-8513.
Enjoy the ice on canalside, 44 Prime Street in Downtown Buffalo. The ice at Canalside is Buffalo's newest downtown attraction. It offers more than ice skating! Enjoy curling or, unique to Buffalo, enjoy riding an ice bike. Ice Bikes were designed and manufactured locally to be ridden on the ice! Warm up with some hot cocoa and snacks from the Winter Café! Call 574-1537 or check their website at CanalSideBuffalo.com before coming down if weather is not so wintery.