Convention Center

Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. September 20, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 15, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - As Erie County moves forward with plans for additional studies on a convention center, the prospect of a new stadium for the Buffalo Bills in Downtown Buffalo continues to loom. CAA Icon in January asked Bills fans for their thoughts on a downtown stadium for the football...
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Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. September 20, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
March 13, 2019 - 3:51 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz updated the public on the findings of the recent 90-day public comment period regarding a convention center. County Executive Mark Poloncarz discussing the findings of the 90-public comment period on the Buffalo Niagara...
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Members of the Erie County Legislature's Economic Development committee meet with HVS Consulting and Visit Buffalo Niagara for a briefing on a new convention center. October 11, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 11, 2018 - 1:35 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Visit Buffalo Niagara and HVS Consulting met with members of the Erie County Legislature on Thursday to present its findings on a study for a new convention center in the City of Buffalo. The presentation, similar to the one given on September 20, was different because it...
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Tom Puckett
June 15, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A new report by Destination NEXT says Buffalo's convention center is missing out on major conferences because it's undersized. That's leading to a push for a new convention center downtown. Mayor Brown is the first to admit the size of the convention center is turning away...
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Mike Baggerman
April 13, 2018 - 4:52 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Could the study for Buffalo's new convention center also include a proposal for a downtown stadium for a Buffalo Bills stadium? It's unlikely, though there is a precedent. Indianapolis' Lucas Oil Stadium connects to the Indiana Convention Center. The stadium, which was built...
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