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From Official Guided Tours to Movie Nights, this Summer is has something for everyone!

MLK Summer Bash_WEB_June 8

Splish Splash Summer Bash

Celebrate the start of summer and school summer vacation at Splish Splash Summer Bash 2018 at the MLK Jr. Park splash pad! This event is entirely free and is presented by BlueCross BlueShield of Western New YorkMayor Byron W. Brown and the City of Buffalo, and the Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy

Activities include BlueCross BlueShield Healthy Zone Cruiser, face-painting with Face Designs by Darlene, balloon art with Tim the Balloon Guy. Click here to learn more.

Useful links: Download Poster | Facebook Event

2nd Saturday Walking Tour Around Hoyt Lake

Special thanks to presenting sponsor, M&T Bank. From great white and blue herons to the site of the long-gone Spirehead Gazebo, there are many features to discover in Delaware Park. 2018 tour dates are:

June 9 – this event has passed. Thank you for joining us!
July 14 – Click here to sign up
August 11 – Click here to sign up
September 8 – Click here to sign up

Useful links: Download Poster | Download Social Media Graphic

Wegmans Movie Night_Caz_May 24

Family Movie Night at Cazenovia Park

Special thanks to presenting sponsor, Wegmans. 2018 Family Movie Nights at Cazenovia Park is a FREE outdoor film series. It is kids friendly and FREE for all to enjoy. 2018 Movie Nights are scheduled on:

July 27 at Dusk – Movie title TBA
August 17 at Dusk – Movie title TBA

Exact location in Cazenovia Park to be announced.

West Side Bike Tour_Front Park WEB_May 18 2018

West Side Bike Tour

Special thanks to presenting sponsor, Rich Products. 2018 tour dates are:

May 19 –this event has passed. Thank you for joining us!
June 23  Click here to sign up | Facebook Event
July 21  Click here to sign up | Facebook Event
August 25 – Click here to sign up | Facebook Event

All bike tours are on Saturdays, 2:00 p.m. — 4:00 p.m. $5 for BOPC members and $10 for non-members. For inquiries or to sign up, please email Zhi@bfloparks.org or call 716-838-1249, ext. 31.

Useful links: West Side Bike Tour Waiver Form

Wegmans Movie Night_Del_May 24

Family Movie Night at Shakespeare Hill in Delaware Park

Special thanks to presenting sponsor, WegmansFamily Movie Night at Shakespeare Hill in Delaware Park is a FREE outdoor film series. It is kids friendly and FREE for all to enjoy. 2018 Movie Nights are scheduled on:

August 6 at Dusk – Movie title TBA
August 20 at Dusk – Movie title TBA

Parking is available along Lincoln Parkway.

Row Hoyt Lake_WEB_June 11

Row Hoyt Lake, weather dependent

In partnership with the Buffalo Maritime Center, enjoy a boat ride at Hoyt Lake in Delaware Park. Boat rentals are $10 per boat ride, and FREE for Olmsted Parks members. Daily operation hours are:

Monday to Friday: 5:00 p.m. – 1 hour before sunset
Saturday & Sunday: 1:00 p.m. – 1 hour before sunset
Rental location: By The Terrace at Delaware Park and Hoyt Lake, 199 Lincoln Parkway, Buffalo, NY 14222
Parking is available along Lincoln Parkway.

To reserve a fleet of 5 rowboats for special events ($100/hour), please contact Captain Ray at the Buffalo Maritime Center at (716) 440-6358. (Available only outside of daily operational hours)

More events to be updated. Stay tuned!

For any inquiries, please contact Zhi Phua at Zhi@bfloparks.org or call (716) 838-1249, ext. 31.