Weekly Feature

2015-04-01 / Entertainment

Special Events

thurs. 2

Vinyl Chumming Night — Still have some old vinyl records laying around? Maybe it’s time to blow the dust off and head down to take part in Vinyl Chumming Night, where vinyl aficionados can informally enjoy each other’s records (bring a vinyl record and receive a free coffee or tea), 6-9 p.m. Thursday, April 2, at The Juice Bistro and Cafe, 700 Center St., Lewiston. 429-5466

sat. 4

Spring Flowers — Don’t miss WNY’s favorite Easter tradition as the Gardens will be filled with spring colors and fragrances. Farmer Brown’s animals will visit from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily through April 12 at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Ave., Buffalo; $. 827-1584, www.buffalogardens.com

sun. 5

Val’s Pre-Dyngus Day Party — 23rd annual event features polka music, dance ensembles, food and spirits, 6 p.m.-1 a.m. Sunday, April 5, at Salvatore’s Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road, Depew; $, 777-2455, DyngusNY@aol.com

mon. 6

Dyngus Day Celebration — The ninth annual event will begin 8 a.m. Monday, April 6, at the Anchor Inn in Cheektowaga and culminate with the Dyngus Day Parade featuring more than 150 participants/floats that will wind through the historic Polonia area of Buffalo’s East side. This year’s parade will feature some old favorites, new entries and even a wedding, 5 p.m. Monday, April 6. While the parade starts in front of Corpus Christi Church (Sears Street), the best places to grab a perch are on the big streets as the cavalcade gathers steam heading down Broadway to Fillmore Avenue on its way down Memorial Drive and ending at Pussy Willow Park in front of the Central Terminal. A complete listing of the more than 25 venues and events can be found at www.DyngusDayBuffalo.com.

Val’s Dyngus Day Celebration 26th annual event features polka music, dance ensembles, food and spirits, 4 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Monday, April 6, at Salvatore’s Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road, Depew. $, 777-2455, DyngusNY@aol.com


Buffalo Boxers: A Cultural Celebration — The exhibit presented by the Buffalo Veterans Boxers Association - Ring 44, features numerous photographs and memorabilia of professional and amateur Irish, Italian and Polish boxers, from 1910 to the present, on display through April 30 at both locations of the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum, 453 Porter Ave. (885-4139), and 220 North St., Buffalo (885-1986); $. www.rain.org/~karpeles

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