Image Map

Buffalo Museum of Science Spring Break Camps

Spring Break Camps at the Buffalo Museum of Science!




Art Around the World

Do you have a creative and inquisitive soul at home in need of a break week adventure? Explore the connections between science and art in the Sparks Workshop, discover cultures from all over the world, and tour the collections within the Artifacts Science Studio to see art through the ages.
Date: April 6-10
Registration Deadline: March 30
Time: 9am – 4pm
Ages: 5-12
Price: $200 non-members, members save 10%


Before robots there were automatons. From basic puppets to more advanced machines participants will design, construct and bring home their own mechanical marvel. Space is limited!
Date: April 8-10
Time: 9am – 4pm
Ages: 12-15
Price: $150 non-members, members save 10%

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny (Fun 4 Kids in Buffalo)

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at the Buffalo Zoo!


Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
Join us for a delicious catered brunch, face painting, docents on hand with animals, and of course, a visit with the Easter Bunny! Two seatings will be held each day from 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m – 12:30 p.m. Pre-paid, non-refundable tickets are required due to limited seating. The prices for non-members are $15 for adults and $12 for children. Members will receive a $3 discount per ticket. Children under 24 months will be admitted for free. For more information call 1-800-838-3006 or CLICK HERE for tickets.


March 28, 29 and April 4 with seatings at 9 am and again at 11am

Buffalo Motorama (Fun 4 Kids in Buffalo)

( a reader submitted event)

More details coming closer to the event!

We run the Buffalo Motorama Car Show March 27-29th at the Buffalo Convention Center and we are really trying to push the family friendly and kids elements this year.  We have Disney Princes and Frozen Characters the one day, Bumblebee, Star Wars Characters, etc…. We also dropped the price this year to let parents get one kid 10 and under in for free with each paid adult ticket.  We would really love if you could list our event on your website.  Still updating the website for some of this stuff, but info can be found at

View the family fun entertainment – remember, the website will be updated with more events soon!

Sesame Street Live: Make a New Friend (Fun 4 Kids in Buffalo)

Sesame Street Live comes to Buffalo, NY!

Sesame Street Live: Make A New Friend Tickets

Sesame Street Live:  Make a New Friend at Shea’s Performing Arts Center!

Showing March 11-15 at these times:

March 11 @ 6:30pm

March 12 @ 6:30pm

March 13 @ 6:30pm

March 14 @ 10:30am, 2:00pm and 5:30pm

March 15 @ 1:00pm and 4:30pm

Purchase Tickets!  Use code FACESSL to save $3 on select seats.  (this info according to Shea’s Facebook page)

Mess Fest at the Buffalo Museum of Science! (Fun 4 Kids in Buffalo)


news image

Sunday, March 22

Science can be messy! This is your chance to celebrate everything ooey, gooey, messy and fun with family-friendly activities and experiments that parents wouldn’t dare to allow at home.

WARNING: You will get messy, so dress for the occasion and consider bringing an extra set of clothes just in case.

  • Ooblek “Slime” Run
  • Shaving Cream Chaos
  • Making Snots, Why Not?!
  • Volcano Blast-Off!
  • Toothpaste Eruptions
  • Liquid Nitrogen Mania
  • Powder Painting
  • Diet Coke and Mentos Explosions
  • And more!

All activities are included with general Museum admission and FREE for Museum members.

March Programs at Tifft Nature Preserve

march tifft

Max Meets the Mayor Book Signing



This Sunday, March 1st, from 1-3 pm, at Talking Leaves Bookstore (Elmwood Avenue store)–Mark Goldman and his grandson Max will autograph copies of Max Meets the Mayor, the illustrated tale of just what happened when Goldman made a plan to honor his grandson’s wish by arranging for him to meet Buffalo’s Mayor, Byron Brown. Don’t miss this!!

Delaware Ave St. Patrick’s Day Parade (Fun 4 Kids in Buffalo)

St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Delaware Ave!

4 leaf clover

2015 Saint Patrick’s Day Parade
Sunday, March 15, 2015
Delaware Avenue  @ 2 PM

The Greater Buffalo Youth Orchestra side by side the BPO (Free)

The Greater Buffalo Youth Orchestra and the Buffalo Philharmonic Side-by-side Concert Information

BPOThe Greater Buffalo Youth Orchestra has the opportunity each year to perform with the Buffalo Philharmonic on stage at Kleinhans Music Hall through a grant.  GBYO members attend coaching sessions with the BPO musicians in preparation for this performance.

The 2015 Side by Side Concert is scheduled for Thursday, February 26th  at 7:30pm. The GBYSO will present a pre-concert performance in the Mary Seaton Room at 6:30pm.

This concert is free and open to the public.


Kid-Friendly Activities at The Buffalo History Museum (Fun 4 Kids in Buffalo)

Third Fridays are FREE at the Buffalo History Museum!

Buffalo History Museum

M&T Third Friday & BreakOut!

Date: 2/20/2015 10:00 AM – 2/20/2015 8:00 PM

Address: One Museum Court – The Buffalo History Museum / 459 Forest Ave – The Resource Center, Buffalo, NY

Phone: 716-873-9644

Description: Free admission from 10am-5pm, including Resource Center at 459 Forest Ave.

1-3p.m. BreakOut!-Presidents Past   Join us for this new program with  plenty of activities to keep you and your young ones entertained. Learn about Buffalo’s connection to US Presidents, do a scavenger hunt through our galleries, or be creative and make a craft! All are welcome to participate. (in Museum)

1-pm: Free guided tours at main Museum and Resource Center

6 pm: “The Treaty of Ghent Ending the War of 1812” by Douglas Kohler in Museum

The Museum is open until 8 p.m.
Resource Center closes at 5 p.m.
© 2015 Fun 4 Kids of Buffalo, LLC | Website by: EE