Weekly Feature

2017-08-17 / Entertainment

Special Events

thurs. 17

Light the Night Walk — Join Rachel’s A.L.L. Stars for this second annual event in support of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society event, that will feature food, raffles and basket raffles, 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, at Resurgence Brewing Company, 1250 Niagara St., Buffalo; $. pages.lightthenight.org/wcny/Buffalo17/mchapuis

fri. 18

Food Truck Friday — Weekly event features food trucks, live music and family-friendly entertainment, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, at the Buffalo Niagara Marriott Hotel, 1340 Millersport Road, Amherst.

sat. 19

Change MS Fundraiser — Melissa Fargino and Shannon Polvino are best friends who both have mothers living with multiple sclerosis, event will feature basket raffles, band and DJ, 6-9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, at D’Arcy McGee’s Irish Pub, 257 Franklin St., Buffalo; $. www.changems.org

Buffalo Saturday Artisan Market — Summer market features vendors and music, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 19, rain or shine, at Canalside in downtown Buffalo, adjacent to the Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park and across from KeyBank Center. www.buffalosaturdayartmarket.com

Junk in the Trunk — One man’s junk is another man’s treasure, 7 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, at St. Pius X, 1700 N. French Road, Getzville; $ (proceeds to benefit St. Pius X Youth Ministry).

sun. 20

Taste of Hungary — In honor of Saint Stephens Day and featuring many Hungarian foods and home-baked pastries, noon-3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 20, at Hungarian American Social Club, 660 Tonawanda St., Buffalo. 833-5195

Olcott Beach Carousel Park 15th Anniversary — Celebrate 15 seasons and the carousel’s 89th birthday with a Roaring ’20s-style party, noon-6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 20, at 5979 Main St., Olcott. Carousel rides will be free, all other rides will cost only a quarter.

World’s Largest Demolition Derby — 2 and 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 20, at the Gusto Grandstand of the Erie County Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg; $. 649-3900, www.ecfair.org

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