Canalside

Brendan Keany
Brendan Keany
August 28, 2019 - 7:46 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - The redevelopment of the North Aud Block has been on the minds of Western New York residents for years, and on Wednesday afternoon, officials came one step closer to finding the solution. Dozens of people came to Wednesday's second public meeting regarding the two-acre development...
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Courtesy of waterbikeadventures.com
August 05, 2019 - 1:43 am
Over the past several years, the popularity of kayaking around Western New York has taken off. Companies on the local waterfront, including Waterbike Adventures and Buffalo Harbor Kayak have taken notice of the increased activity on the water. "There can be upwards of 50 to 100 people out on the...
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Cobblestone Live stage. August 1, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
August 02, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo's waterfront will be buzzing once again on Friday night. At Canalside, the Ontario-based group Arkells will be performing at the stage starting at 8 p.m. Less than a mile away will also be the kickoff of the third annual "Cobblestone Live", where more than 30 bands...
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Canalside Concert Stage June 6, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
July 10, 2019 - 5:12 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Because Canalside eliminated their usual Thursday concert series, the door has opened for another group to take over music in Downtown Buffalo. Buffalo Place, a not-for-profit that is directly partnered with Canalside, has taken over the reins for Thursday night concerts...
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Tall Ships (Photo via Tall Ships America)
July 05, 2019 - 1:03 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - According to city officials, the first day of the July 4th weekend's festivities really couldn't have gone much better. Celebrating together! @BPDAlerts report that more than 40K people were at the Waterfront yesterday for the Tall Ships and annual fireworks display. Police remind...
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Tall Ships (Photo via Tall Ships America)
Tom Puckett
July 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) If your holiday weekend plans include a stop at Canalside to check out the Tall Ships, organizers say beat the traffic jam by using park and ride lots. "It's going to be really different from a regular day," says Kim Reynolds of Port of Call Buffalo. "Instead of sitting back and...
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Brendan Keany
July 02, 2019 - 4:31 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Western New Yorkers will have the opportunity to see something that hasn't happened in more than 100 years this 4th of July weekend, as Buffalo is hosting the arrival of 12 tall ships at Canalside and the Erie Basin Marina. The ships will be coming from around the...
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Canalside Concert Stage June 6, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brian Mazurowski
June 17, 2019 - 10:45 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - With the first Canalside Concerts of the season set to take place later this week, some people with an eye toward the future are wondering if the space will be able to accommodate the shows after this summer. With a carousel set to be a permanent fixture in the same space as...
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The plaque at Canalside at the corner of Explore & More Children's Museum and the Replica Canals. June 12, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
June 12, 2019 - 2:45 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A plaque to commemorate the original western end point of the Erie Canal was dedicated on Wednesday at Canalside. The small plaque is placed at the corner of the Explore & More Children's Museum and the replica canals at Canalside. Its image of the setting at the time of...
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Brendan Keany
June 10, 2019 - 1:37 pm
NORTH TONAWANDA (WBEN) - On Monday afternoon, State Assemblyman Sean Ryan joined members of the Buffalo Heritage Carousel Board of directors to get a look at the recently restored carousel to be placed at Canalside. State Assemblyman Sean Ryan says the process of restoring the 1924 Herschell-...
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