Trains Are Running! – Saturday and Sunday, January 25th and 26th at the Buffalo History Museum, One Museum Ct. in Buffalo from 1 to 4 p.m.; program runs on weekends (and selected other days) through February 23rd. Train display features 1900s replica model trains on more than 200 feet of track, plus a scale-model Erie Canal lock and 100 buildings representing 19th century Buffalo and Western New York. Find more information at buffalohistory.org.
Chestnut Ridge Winterfest 2014 – Sunday, January 26th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Chestnut Ridge Park, 6121 Chestnut Ridge Rd. in Orchard Park. The event will feature sledding, tobogganing, snowboarding, curling, arts and crafts, a snow sculpture contest from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., hayrides from noon to 3 p.m. ($3 per person) and magic shows by Rian Lehman at 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. For more information, visit Chestnut Ridge’s page on the Erie County Parks website.
Buffalo Soup-fest – Sunday, January 26th at the Buffalo-Niagara Convention Center, Franklin St. in downtown Buffalo. The fourth-annual event will feature more than 30 vendors and 30 different judging categories. Find out more about the event as its draws closer at www.buffalosoupfest.com.
Sundays in the Cemetery – each Sunday in January, through April, at 2 p.m. at Forest Lawn Cemetery, 1411 Delaware Ave. in Buffalo. This weekend’s lecture is “Buried in the Forest Lawn Archives” on January 26th. Cost is $15 per person per event – seating is limited, and reservations are required; visit www.forest-lawn.com or call 716-885-1600 for reservations.
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