One of Buffalo's most treasured cultural assets, this public urban forest is maintained, preserved and restored by the Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy (BOPC), in a successful public-private partnership with the city of Buffalo.  We invite you to learn more about these historic open spaces, about their creator, Frederick Law Olmsted, the father of landscape architecture, and about the BOPC.  


Winter in Delaware Park Aerial Tour

One of your six beautiful Olmsted Parks by Dan Oshier
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Saturday, January 17, 2015: 'WINTER BLAST'
Official Grand Opening Celebration of the
MLK, Jr. Park Ice Rink

Friday, January 19, 2015:  Press Conference
Mayor Brown welcomes skaters to enjoy FREE
skating at MLK, Jr. Park Ice Rink, a designated
BlueCross BlueShield Healthy Zone.

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Calendar of Events:

Saturday - January 31, 2015
FREE Ice Skating at MLK, Jr. Park Ice Rink 
from Noon - 5:30PM today.

Look for Falon, Brandy and the BlueCross
BlueShield Healthy Zone Cruiser from
Noon - 2:00PM today! MLK, Jr. Park Ice
Rink is a designated BlueCross BlueShield
Healthy Zone.

Ice Rink Hours:

Mon. - Fri.:  1:30PM - 5:30PM
Sat. & Sun.:  Noon - 5:30PM
Old-fashioned pond skating is weather
dependent, for ice rink conditions, please
visit our website or call 838.1249 ext. 17.
Hockey and figure skates are available in
a variety of sizes and available FREE of



Stephanie Crockatt Named Interim Executive Director

The board named Stephanie Crockatt, the conservancy's current senior director of institutional advancement, interim executive director. Stephanie joined the conservancy this past June, following seven years as director of extrenal affairs for the University of Georgia College of Environmental Design starting in 2007. Prior to that, she was president and executive director of the LPGA Tournament Owners Association from 1999 - 2007. For five years, she served as tournament co-director for the LPGA Oldsmobile Classic. She holds a bachelor of landscape architecture with a focus on golf course design, and a master of parks and recreation both from Michigan State University.


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Happening In The Parks

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