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Venues - Buffalo/ Niagara Falls


Art Park
Art Park offers a Main Stage that hosts music along with theater.  Also a summer venue Art Park offers regular music throughout the summer via 2 concert series.  One features music that is a little more classic and the other offers a newer selection of bands.  Also see the listing in the festivals section.

Location: Lewiston
Capacity: 10,000
Bar: Beer and Wine
Food: Various types of concessions available
Parking: Paid Parking lots or walk from the village - Be forewarned if the concert is sold out it can take a long time to get out of their parking lots

Address: 450 South 4th St. - Lewiston, New York 14092
Phone: (716) 754-4375
Website: www.artpark.net


Babeville
Babeville is a renovated church that offers up 2 venues the main one being Asbury Hall and a basement club style venue called the 9th Ward.

Location: Downtown Buffalo
Capacity: Asbury Hall - 1,200
              9th Ward - 150
Bar: Full Bar
Food: ?
Parking: Street parking or pay parking lots

Address: 341 Delaware Avenue - Buffalo New York 14202
Phone: (716) 852-3835
Website: www.babevillebuffalo.com


Braun's Concert Cove
A bar with a large outdoor covered stage that allows for larger drawing national touring acts.

Location: Akron, NY
Capacity: ?
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Full Menu
Parking: Parking Lot

Address: 11891 Main Rd - Akron, NY 14001
Phone: (716) 542-2525
Website: http://www.braunsbar.com/ordereze/default.aspx


Broadway Joes
Serving the Buffalo music scene for over 25 years.

Location: Buffalo
Capacity: 200
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Burgers, Fries, etc..
Parking: Street

Address: 3051 Main St. - Buffalo, NY
Phone:(716) 361-7540
Website: www.facebook.com/pages/Broadway-Joes-Bar-Grille/84362482225


Buffalo Iron Works
A newer club/ restaurant that looks to be putting it's mark on the Buffalo music scene.

Location: Buffalo
Capacity: 500
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Full Menu
Parking: Nearby lots and street parking

Address: 49 Illinois Street - Buffalo, New York 14203
Phone: (716) 200-1893
Website: buffaloironworks.com


Central Park Grill
One of the oldest bars in Buffalo, Central Park Grill offers up some good food, drinks and music.

Location: Buffalo
Capacity: ?
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Menu Available
Parking: Street

Address: 2519 Main St - Buffalo, NY 14214‎
Phone: (716) 836-9466
Website: centralparkgrill.com


The Cove
The Cove Seafood and Banquets, with it's tropical feel, is a restaurant that offers up some music also.

Location: Depew
Capacity: ?
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Full Menu
Parking: Parking lot

Address: 4701 Transit Road • Depew, New York 14043
Phone: (716) 656-7946
Website: thecoveseafoodandbanquets.com


Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
Summer just isn't the same without going to Darien Lake for a concert. Sit on the grass or sit in the covered seating area.  Darien Lake hosts everything from the National Touring bands to festivals like Warped Tour and Kingdom Bound.

Location: Darien Lake Amusement Park
Capacity: 20,000
Bar: Beer and Wine
Food: Concessions
Parking: Parking lot

Address: 9993 Alleghany Rd, Darien Center, NY 14040
Phone: (585) 599-5040
Website:www.darienlake.com/entertainment/pac-concerts/


Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
The 8th Dinosaur Bar-B-Que to open up, the Buffalo location looks to have the same great food and music as all the locations since they started to expand out of Syracuse.

Location: Downtown Buffalo
Capacity: ?
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Full Menu
Parking: Small lot plus street parking

Address: 301 Franklin St - Buffalo, NY
Website:www.dinosaurbarbque.com


Duke's Bohemian Grove Bar
Duke's Bohemian Grove Bar is a restaurant, bar & music club featuring live entertainment by Buffalo's best DJ's & bands including national recording artists.

Location: Buffalo
Capacity: 250 - 300
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Full Menu
Parking: Street

Address: 253 Allen Street Buffalo, New York 14201
Phone: (716) 240-9359
Website: www.dukesbohemiangrovebar.com


The Evening Star
A concert hall presenting both local and national music.

Location: Niagara Falls, NY
Capacity: 325
Bar: ?
Food: ?
Parking: Street/ Parking Lots

Address: 8810 Niagara Falls Blvd | Niagara Falls, NY
Phone: (716) 940-5391
Website:https://www.facebook.com/TheEveningStarNF


First Niagara Center
Home of the Buffalo Sabres hockey the First Niagara Center also plays host so some major concerts.

Location: Downtown Buffalo
Capacity: 18,690
Bar: Beer and Wine
Food: Concessions
Parking: Pay lots and street

Address: One Seymour H. Knox III Plaza - Buffalo, New York, 14203
Phone: (716) 855-4170
Website: www.firstniagaracenter.com


Forvm
The Forvm located in a strip mall but has a good assortment of music.

Location: Amherst
Capacity: 550
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Menu Available
Parking: Free parking lot

Address: 4224 Maple Rd. Amherst, NY
Phone: (716) 831-3271
Website:www.theforvmbuffalo.com


Hard Rock Cafe
The classic Rock n' Roll inspired restaurant, the Niagara Falls location offers music on some evenings (mainly Fridays).

Location: Niagara Falls
Capacity: 500
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Full Menu
Parking: Street parking and pay parking lots

Address: 333 Prospect St. - Niagara Falls, NY 14303
Phone: (716) 282-0007
Website: www.hardrock.com


Mr. Goodbar
Since 1968 Mr. Goodbar has been serving up food, drinks and music.

Location: Buffalo
Capacity: 350
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Full Menu
Parking: Street Parking

Address: 1110 Elmwood Avenue - Buffalo NY 14222
Phone: (716) 882-4000
Website: www.mrgoodbarbuffalo.com


Nietzsche's
Lots of history here, they have been hosting music for over 30 years. Nietzsches offers music every night of the week.

Location: Downtown Buffalo
Capacity: 248
Bar: Full Bar
Food: ?
Parking: Small side parking lot plus on street parking

Address: 248 Allen St, Buffalo, NY
Phone: (716) 886-8539
Website: www.nietzsches.com


Outer Harbor Concerts
A summer venue that puts on some killer shows of major national music acts.  Located with a great view of the city and right on the water, what else could you want on a summer night?

Location: Buffalo
Capacity: Expandable (acts have drawn from 5,000 to upwards of 15,000
Bar: Beer and Wine
Food: Food trucks plus concessions
Parking: Pay parking onsite plus free street parking if you want to walk

Address: Outer Harbor Drive - Buffalo, NY
Website:outerharborconcerts.com


The Rapids Theatre
The Rapids Theatre is a very unique room it has the beauty of a formal wedding but can be a place that can Rock out.  Originally built in the 1920's as a movie theater it is now one of the areas premier music venues.

Location: Niagara Falls
Capacity: 1700
Bar: Full Bar
Food: ?
Parking:  Street and pay parking lots

Address: 1711 Main Street • Niagara Falls, NY 14305
Phone: (716) 205-8925
Website: rapidstheatre.com


The Riviera Theatre
The Riviera Theatre was built back in 1926, thus has a history of entertaining the area.  Along with music the theater hosts plays commedy, broadway style shows & movies.

Location: North Tonowanda
Capacity: 1,100
Bar:
Food:
Parking: Street

Address: 67 Webster Street - North Tonawanda, NY 14120
Phone: (716) 692-2413
Website: www.rivieratheatre.org


Rock N Roll Heaven
Fairly newer club but lots of music with a heavy dosage of hair bands and tribute bands.

Location: West Seneca
Capacity: ?
Bar: Full Bar
Food: ?
Parking: Parking Lot

Address: 3036 Seneca street - West Seneca, New York
Phone: (716) 826-8600
Website: www.rocknrollheaven.com


Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel
Seneca Niagara Casino offers up 2 concerts venues - The Bears Den & The Events Center.

Location: Niagara Falls
Capacity: The Bears Den - 440
              The Events Center - 2,400
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Restaurants in casino
Parking: Parking with the casino

Address: 310 4th St, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
Website:
www.senecaniagaracasino.com/entertainment


Shea's Performing Arts Center
An historic theatre rich in tradition going back to it's opening in 1926. The Shea's hosts a lot of Broadway style theater, dance, comedy, children's activities along with some heavy hitting national touring music.

Location: Downtown Buffalo
Capacity: 3,700
Bar: ?
Food: ?
Parking: Pay Parking Lots and On Street Parking

Address: 646 Main Street - Buffalo, NY 14202
Phone: (716) 847-0850
Website: http://www.sheas.org/


Sportsmens Tavern
The tavern was opened in 1985 and has become one of the best live music venues in Buffalo. They offer a solid line up of music, worth checking out

Location: Downtown Buffalo
Capacity: 120
Bar: Full Bar
Food: ?

Address: 326 AMHERST STREET BUFFALO NEW YORK 14207
Phone: (716) 874-7734
Website: http://sportsmenstavern.net/


The Town Ballroom
The Town Ballroom is full of history stretching back all the way to 1940's.  Now they host some of the best music in Buffalo. The venue is laid out with a tiered system allowing for great viewing throughout the venue.

Location: Downtown Buffalo
Capacity: 1,000 to 1,200
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Usually pizza for sale
Parking: Pay parking lots plus some on street parking nearby

Address: 681 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716)852-3900
Website: townballroom.com


The Tralf Music Hall
The Tralf Music Hall has been a Buffalo favorite for years.

Location: Downtown Buffalo
Capacity: 450
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Menu Available
Parking: Pay parking lots and street parking

Address: 622 Main St. Buffalo NY
Phone: (716) 852-2860
Website: tralfmusichall.com


Waiting Room
One of the newer music venues in Buffalo, the Waiting Room is quickly becoming the go to for all types of music.  Music varies from local bands to national touring acts.

Location: Downtown Buffalo
Capacity: 450
Bar: Full Bar
Food: Yes
Parking: Parking lot behind the venue plus street parking

Address: 334 Delaware Ave. - Buffalo, NY 14201
Phone: (716) 849-1000
Website: www.waitingroombuffalo.com/


Radio Stations
Buffalo Radio Stations that offer up good support of the music scene.

  • 107.7 Alternative Buffalo
    Buffalo's newest station Alt Buffalo is coming on strong with sponsoring lots of shows from music on the new side to major alternative bands.
    www.alternativebuffalo.com
  • 103.3 The Edge
    The older of the alternative stations in Buffalo they have a long tradition of supporting the Buffalo music scene.
    www.wedg.com

 

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