Canalside

Brendan Keany
April 29, 2019 - 3:01 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Searching for things to do and see at Buffalo's Waterfront may become a whole lot easier. A new website, buffalowaterfront.com, will be launched later this week with the goal of becoming THE place to go and find information about everything that's happening on the...
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Tom Puckett
March 27, 2019 - 1:15 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Canalside has announced its first live concert event for the summer. The band Incubus takes the stage August 6th. Gates will open at 5pm that day. General Admission tickets for this show are $10 and will go on sale in May, actual date TBD. They will be available at all 17 WNY...
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North Aud Block site. December 10, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 11, 2019 - 1:39 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Development at the vacant north aud block site at Canalside took its next step on Monday as the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation entered into a consultation agreement with Buffalo-based engineering firm TY Lin International. The firm was given a contract worth no...
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Rendering of Explore & More Children's Museum with tricycle on roof. Photo via ECHDC
Mike Baggerman
March 11, 2019 - 1:10 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Explore & More Children's Museum at Canalside is expected to finish its construction and open its doors in the coming months. On Monday, the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation, which oversees development at Canalside, approved a proposal by Explore & More...
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February 27, 2019 - 2:17 am
BUFFALO (WBEN) - Although a specific day is not quite planned yet, the new Explore and More children's museum is expected to open sometime this upcoming spring at Canalside. On Tuesday, they showed off its new Learning, Caring and Healing exhibit. New @OCHBuffalo exhibit announced at the all new @...
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Ice in the "transition" stage at Canalside. November 12, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
January 04, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Despite a mild weather forecast this weekend, and milder than usual conditions so far this season, winter activities are not being put on ice. At Canalside, Erin Marra says there have only been a few weather-related cancellations. "The only things that have been affected by rain...
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Packet Boat and Longshed. (Photo via Buffalo Maritime Center)
Mike Baggerman
December 18, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – The latest development project for Canalside is taking another step on Tuesday evening. A public meeting for the Canalside Packet Boat and Longshed project is scheduled for tonight at the Buffalo History Museum. This project is part of a $4 million investment from New York...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
December 11, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Pegula Sports & Entertainment's plans to study renovation of KeyBank Center stands to benefit nearby Canalside in a variety of ways. "Anything they do will not only improve the experience but also the opportunity for other experiences down at Canalside," Erie Canal Harbor...
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North Aud Block site. December 10, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
December 10, 2018 - 1:47 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation took its next step towards the redevelopment of the north aud block site, issuing a request for proposal for a design team to determine uses for the site, which currently is a giant pit along Buffalo's waterfront. The two-acre...
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Canalside ice readying ahead of Black Friday 2018. November 21, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 23, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – The ice at Canalside is ready to be enjoyed by close to 250,000 people in the local community. The ice opens for skating at 10 a.m. on Friday. “Summers in Buffalo are amazing but the winters are really the time to get people outside, engaged, and active,” Canalside’s Director...
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