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.  


RiverRock Revival Community Picnic

Saturday, July 19th, 11:00am:  Ribbon Cutting Ceremony; 11:30am – 3:00pm: Community Picnic – Live music, food and family fun. FREE and open to the public.

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Cocktails on the Green: Celebrating 120+ Years of Golf in Delaware Park RAFFLE PRIZE WINNERS!

Prize #1: 'Gaga for the Parks', Private Suite for 18 guests to the Lady Gaga concert on July 7, 2014 (value $2,300) ... Kathleen O. Prize #2: 'FORE': 4 VIP Tickets to 'Cocktails on the Green' Reception on Aug. 14th and 4 Tickets to the 9th Annual Olmsted Open on Aug. 15th (value $900) ... Elizabeth S. Prize #3: 'DATE NIGHT': Overnight stay at the Hyatt Regency and dinner for 2 to EB Greens (value $300) ... Rocco D. Prize #4: 'OLMSTED MEMBERSHIP': 1 Year Household Membership (value $60) ... Jodie Z.


Save the Dates: August 14 & 15, 2014

  Cocktails on the Green: Celebrating 120+ Years of Golf in Delaware Park! Reception on Thursday, August 14th from 5 until 8pm at The Buffalo History Museum

9th Annual Olmsted Open on Friday, August 15th from 11am until 6pm at Delaware Park  


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Happening In The Parks

FEATURED: Community Picnic at RiverRock Gardens
Jul 19, 2014 - 11:00

FREE Community Picnic and official opening of the RiverRock Gardens (more information)

FEATURED: Walk in the Park series: Martin Luther King, Jr. Park
Jul 26, 2014 - 10:00

Join us this summer at each of the major Olmsted Parks in Buffalo for a walking tour guided by one of our in-staff experts. Free for BOPC members; Non-members welcome, $5.00 per person (more information)

Bark for Life Walk
Jul 12, 2014 - 12:00

Delaware Park - Ring Road (more information)

Peace Prints 5k
Jul 19, 2014 - 12:00

Delaware Park - Ring Road (more information)