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Slap Shot Screening Tonight

The historic Hamburg Palace theater will be screening “Slap Shot” tonight, the iconic 1977 ice hockey movie starring Paul Newman, (and the Hanson brothers). “A failing ice hockey team finds success using constant fighting and violence during games.” That’s the … Continue reading

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Beer Tasting at the Burchfield

Finally.  An art exhibit we can touch. And drink. Flying Bison, Ithaca Beer Company, Heineken Light, Newcastle, Dos Equis will be among those beers on exhibit at the Burchfield Penney Art Center on Friday, March 11 – in honor of … Continue reading

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Winter Fest, Part II

If you missed out on the Labatt Pond Hockey Tournament and the Powder Keg festival, or if it was just too cold and windy that weekend for your taste, you’re in luck. This weekend features “Winter Fest at Evangola State … Continue reading

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“Beautiful Maladies” Concert enters Tenth Year

The snow is melting in Buffalo. That means things are going to get ugly.  The whiteness of Winter will turn to grey – slush is going to pour out onto the roads and sidewalks, garbage long buried by snow will be … Continue reading

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Pond Hockey, Broomball, Beer, and Brats

Baby, it’s cold outside.  And the weather couldn’t be better.  This weekend features the annual Powder Keg Festival and the Labatt Pond Hockey tournament, on the frozen shores of Lake Erie, in Buffalo, NY (at the Erie Basin Marina). According … Continue reading

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Night Lights at the Gardens

Likely the most popular destination for Valentine’s Day couples will be the Buffalo Botanical Gardens, which came up with a new and very creative way to make plants psychedelic. The cost is only $10, and runs from February 3rd to the 19th – … Continue reading

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The Wake

It’s officially “and Other Culture” Day here on buffalo74. If you are not into the whole animal infidelity thing, there’s another strange and wonderful event worth checking out. If you have never been to an Irish Wake, check out “The … Continue reading

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