Queen City Roller Girls Opener at Buffalo RiverWorks

Last Friday night, we ‘rolled’ in to the new Buffalo RiverWorks arena to watch the opener of the Queen City Roller Girls (get it? rolled in? we think we’re punny!). We have been talking about watching a roller derby game since last year and finally made the vow to attend one- especially now that their…

Canalside: The Ice Rink!

Oh, we are back! The beauty of a new computer! You can blog once more! Thank you to everyone who has been following along on our Instagram & Twitter accounts! You guys rock! We feel everything should end with an exclamation point right now! Our first post back? Our goosebump-inducing Canalside Ice Rink opener- what…

Garden Walk Buffalo 2014: Can You Believe This Is In Our City?

Celebrating its 20th year of gardening extravaganza, the Garden Walk of Buffalo occurred this past weekend- bringing gorgeous weather and thousands of people out to the city. Last year, girl lovebird’s father promised he would come down for the 2014 weekend and that’s just what happened. Her family is in to horticulture in a HUGE way…

Food Truck Tuesdays at Larkin Square

Many many family members and friends still get that glazed-over look when we start talking about Buffalo events, restaurants, and buildings to them. Way north of the city, a lot still have that engrained image of the city in their minds: old, rundown, dangerous, terrible. We’re out to change that. We just keep talking and…

Weekend Bash 5/9 – 5/11

Spring is seriously here, finally! Cherry blossoms, warm weather, sunshine, green grass, markets, extended hours, outdoor patios…it’s a Buffalonian’s dream!   FRIDAY: Plan ahead for Mother’s Day! The Black Market Food Truck has a catered meal planned out for you to treat your Mother! Two options of 10 people or 20. Delicious asparagus & parmesan…

Weekend Bash 4/11 – 4/13

Finally, we feel spring! Elmwood is getting wild again, Hertel is blossoming once more, people are filling up Delaware Park, and more go by foot downtown. It’s time to clean up our city and get involved! We are the game changers!   FRIDAY All weekend: Holiday Valley in Ellicottville will be bumpin’ of the start…

Weekend Bash 4/4 – 4/6

March went in like a lion and came out like….t-rex. But April is already showing some love- and that is just what you need to hold on to with your lovebird this weekend!   FRIDAY 4/4 How much more ‘in love’ can you get with the story of Romeo and Juliet? The Buffalo Philharmonic and…

Weekend Bash 3/28 – 3/30

We’ll take the rain any day over snow, bitter wind, and single digit temps! Buffalo is in the 40s all weekend and that means Elmwood will be bustling, traffic will be heavy, and we leave our jackets at home. Heat wave! FRIDAY 3/28 Make your reservations RIGHT NOW to Bistro Europa on Elmwood. They close…