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Bites for Blossoms 2020

Bites for Blossoms 2020 at Local Restaurants – CANCELLED

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The highlight of Spring? The Buffalo Cherry Blossom Festival! In 2020, add delicious food into the fun at Bites for Blossoms 2020, April 26 – May 3! Learn more at https://www.bfloparks.org/bites-for-blossoms-2020/

7th Annual Buffalo Cherry Blossom Festival – Agenda

Wednesday, April 29 | Festival Kick-Off | The Buffalo History Museum  |  5:30 p.m. — 8 p.m.

  • Featuring a spotlight on Japanese Culture. For one day only, there will be a Kimono Exhibition, a Kimono Fashion Show and a Japanese Folk Doll Display of a Hinadan. The Hinadan is traditionally set-up on March 3rd for Girls’ Day. The museum will have an authentic red carpeted platform with a display of dolls that represent the Emperor and Empress and their attendants in Heian Period traditional dress. You won’t want to miss this unique experience!
  • Free admission
  • Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/206786913737445/

Thursday, April 30 | Festival Fundraiser | Lockhouse Distillery  |  5:30 p.m. — 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 2 — 3 | Festival Weekend | 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Bites for Blossoms 2020

Celebrating Olmsted and his vision

By From Stephanie

A CENTURY BEFORE THERE WAS AN EARTH DAY OR ARBOR DAY TO CELEBRATE, THERE WAS A MAN WHO ADVOCATED FOR THE ENVIRONMENT THROUGH THE DESIGN OF PARKS.

His driving passion was to bring nature and people into a healthy balance within a world fast becoming urban and industrialized. Read More

Virtual Walk: South Park

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Enjoy a virtual walk around South Park, a 156-acre Olmsted Park designed in 1894 that included plans for an impressive arboretum. Plans also proposed a conservatory (now the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens).

Phase 1 of the South Park Arboretum Restoration Project began in 2019, with support from several founding donors along with the First Niagara Foundation, in partnership with KeyBank. Learn more here: bfloparks.org/sparp

Karma Klass 2020

Karma Klass with Yoga Parkside – POSTPONED

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THIS YOGA SERIES IS POSTPONED.

Join us for a Karma Klass, led by Megan Callahan of Yoga Parkside, this April!

Every Tuesday in April, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Parkside Lodge, 84 Parkside Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14214

Donate as you wish. Proceeds benefit Buffalo’s Olmsted Parks.

RSVP to Sarah Larkin at [email protected] or call (716) 838-1249, ext. 18.

Karma Klass 2020

Karma Klass with Yoga Parkside – POSTPONED

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THIS YOGA SERIES IS POSTPONED.

Join us for a Karma Klass, led by Megan Callahan of Yoga Parkside, this April!

Every Tuesday in April, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Parkside Lodge, 84 Parkside Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14214

Donate as you wish. Proceeds benefit Buffalo’s Olmsted Parks.

RSVP to Sarah Larkin at [email protected] or call (716) 838-1249, ext. 18.