Red Cross BASH*2014 – Friday, June 6th at 8 p.m. at the Red Cross Headquarters, 786 Delaware Ave. in Buffalo. The 16th anniversary fundraiser for the American Red Cross Serving Erie and Niagara Counties will be military-themed and feature food and drink from the area’s top restaurants plus music, dancing and auction items. Tickets are $75 per person, and include two free drink tickets and all-you-can-eat food – find out more about the event and purchase tickets at the Red Cross website.
Art Alive 2014 – Saturday, June 7th from noon to 2 p.m. at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1285 Elmwood Ave. in Buffalo. Contest participants – including community groups, school groups, organizations, families, and individuals – create living representations of famous works of art using people, props, music and more. Find out more at www.albrightknox.org.
Southgate Plaza Summer Kickoff Concert – Friday, June 13th from 6 to 9:30 p.m. at Southgate Plaza, Union and Seneca Sts. in West Seneca. Featuring music from Boys of Summer and Terry Buchwald as “Elvis,” plus a Chicken BBQ to benefit the West Seneca Chamber of Commerce; fireworks follow the concerts at 9:30 p.m. Find out more at www.southgateplaza.com.
Allentown Art Festival – Saturday and Sunday, June 14th and 15th in the Allentown Historic Preservation District in Buffalo, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. both days. The juried event features more than 400 exhibitors and is hosted by the Allentown Village Society. Find out more about the event at www.allentownartfestival.com.
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