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Visitors at Bark in the Park 2018 at Hoyt Lake

Buffalo Bark in the Park 2019 at Hoyt Lake


Love Your Pets and Olmsted Parks? Join us for Bark in the Park 2019! Special thanks to our presenting sponsor, Univera Healthcare!

Bark in the Park Event Details

Date: Saturday, August 17, 2019
Place: Hoyt Lake in Delaware Park, parking is available along Lincoln Parkway and on Rumsey Road
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Specific Event Highlights to come — stay tuned!
Interested to become a vendor at Bark in the Park 2019? Click here to download the vendor application!

For event and/or vendor inquiries, please reach out to Sarah at Sarah@bfloparks.org or call 716-838-1249, ext. 18.

2019 State of the Parks featuring the Five Year Plan Reveal


Please join us at the State of the Parks, featuring the reveal of the Five Year Plan Report. This report covers park priorities and projects in the Buffalo Olmsted Park System for the next five years — 2020 to 2024.

Event Details
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 | 5:30 p.m. ­— 7:30 p.m. | Burchfield Penney Art Center | 1300 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222

For Questions or to RSVP
Email Sarah@bfloparks.org or call 716-838-1249, ext. 18

Visit bfloparks.org/summer2019 for updates on summer 2019 events!

Rumsey Shelter - May 2019

Official Opening of the Rumsey Shelter


Special thanks to Bank of America and the Buffalo and Erie County Greenway Fund for making this restoration possible.

Event Details
Thursday, June 6, 2019 | 11:00 a.m. – Noon | Rumsey Shelter in Delaware Park, at the corner of Rumsey Road and Delaware Avenue

Japanese Garden

Japanese Garden Walking Tour

Enjoy a guided Spring Walking Tour around the Japanese Garden in Delaware Park, presented by Wegmans, led by tour guide Paula Hinz.Date: Sunday, May 12, 2019
Meeting place: By the cherry trees near the lower portico of The Buffalo History Museum
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

This tour is FREE, pre-registration recommended.

SIGN UP HERE: https://www.bfloparks.org/japanese-garden-walking-tour-registration/

For any inquiries, please email Zhi@bfloparks.org or call 716-838-1249, ext. 31. Thank you!

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Blossom into Peace Yoga Series


Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy & Yoga Parkside presents “Blossom into Peace”

 A four week flow yoga series with Megan Callahan, Director of Yoga Parkside. Celebrate Spring and join us for this beginner-friendly yoga class in the beautiful, historic Parkside Lodge. As we shift out of this long winter, let’s breathe deeply and learn some yoga poses to stay grounded during this season of new beginnings.

This yoga series is FREE for all Conservancy PARKners. Click here to sign up!

You are a PARKner if you have donated a minimum of $35 in the past year. If you are not sure if you are a PARKner, please email Maggie@bfloparks.org. To become a PARKner, click here to donate.

Class Details

Date: Every Tuesday between April 16 and May 7
Place: Parkside Lodge, Delaware Park, click here for directions
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. 

Class Dates and Objectives

Week 1, April 16: Gounding and Standing poses
Week 2, April 23: Twists
Week 3, April 30: Hip Openers
Week 4, May 7: Gentle inversions

*You may sign up for one or more of these classes, but need not attend all four to be part of this yoga series*

Still deciding? Maybe we can convince you with the following perks!

Free refreshments will be provided
Free parking available (click here for more details)
Mats are available for free upon request (please notify Maggie@bfloparks.org at least 1 day before the class)

Each class is limited to 30 attendees. Click here to reserve your spot today!

Special thanks to Yoga Parkside for making this yoga series possible! Learn more about Megan here.

Yoga Parkside