Arts & Entertainment

'Accordions 'round the World' to perform outside at Le Roy Country Club Friday evening

Aug 16, 2017

Press release: GLOW Traditions at GO ART! presents "Accordions ‘round the World" -- the melodious sounds of accordions and concertinas from…

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Here and Now music festival features vendors, food trucks, artists

Aug 15, 2017

The 2nd annual Here and Now Festival will be held on Aug. 25 and 26 at Austin Park featuring more than 70 vendors, 13 food trucks and 14 musical…

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New art gallery, antique shop opens in East Bethany

Aug 10, 2017

In the end of July, Terry Weber opened a new art gallery and antique shop in the Old General Store in East Bethany on Route 63, where she displays and…

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Batavia Players’ youth theater presents ‘Fame’ this weekend

Aug 10, 2017

BATAVIA — Animosity, competition and jealousy may well be the reality for many performing artists in the 1980s-based musical “Fame.”…

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Fisher brings prespectives to Go-Art!

Aug 5, 2017

BATAVIA — Jodi Fisher, GO-Art!’s new programming director, is about to be engrossed in the wealth of artistic output of Genesee and…

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Fabric painter displaying at GO-Art!

Aug 3, 2017

BATAVIA — Mary Ann Fritz’s art isn’t exactly unique, but it’s quite rare. Especially among artists who have exhibited in the…

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Summer Serenade will return this Sunday

Aug 3, 2017

LE ROY — On Sunday, music will fill Mercy Grove as the Genesee Symphony Orchestra serenades the summer. This is the second year Summer Serenade…

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Larry Gatlin to perform at Batavia Downs Sept. 16

Aug 3, 2017

Press release: Batavia Downs Gaming & Hotel is proud to announce that Grammy Award-winning American country and southern gospel singer Larry…

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Annual Children's Carnival at Austin Park is set for Aug. 18, volunteers needed

Aug 2, 2017

Community Action of Orleans & Genesee is hosting its fourth annual Children’s Carnival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 18th at…

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Now at GO ART!: 'Color Impressions' fiber art exhibit

Aug 1, 2017

Information from GO ART! Color Impressions by MAF: Fiber Art Exhibit is now on display at GO ART!  201 E. Main St. (Seymour Place) in…

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Artist Terry Weber opens art gallery, studio and antique shop in Old General Store on Route 63 in East Bethany

Jul 31, 2017

Terry Weber, a member of the Batavia Society of Artists, has opened an art gallery and antique shop and has an art studio in the Old General Store on…

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GO-Art! intends to open bar in back room

Jul 28, 2017

BATAVIA — New Executive Director Gregory Hallock has been saying for the past year and a half that the Genesee-Orleans Regional Arts Council…

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Muralist goes small for GO-Art! exhibit

Jul 28, 2017

BATAVIA — Stacey Kirby tends to use a lot of paint when she creates her art. We’re talking gallons. That’s because she’s a…

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Drivers racing for bigger purses at Batavia Downs

Jul 27, 2017

Batavia Downs opened its 71st season Wednesday night with a big crowd and record purses for drivers. Todd Haight, director of living racing, said the…

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Shake on the Lake’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’ ready for the road

Jul 27, 2017

SILVER LAKE — As players in the latest Shake on the Lake production go through tests of their costuming combinations and quick-changing…

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Concert preview: Patriotic Lee Greenwood to close Downs’ series

Jul 21, 2017

BATAVIA — Country music star Lee Greenwood, 74, has 35 singles that have charted since 1982. Seven of those songs reached number one on the…

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Wiener Dog race announced for Aug. 27

Jul 21, 2017

Press release: Do you have a speedy Dachshund? That’s what Batavia Downs officials are wondering as they have announced that registration is…

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Youth theater camp gets ambitious with ' A Midsummer Night's Dream'

Jul 20, 2017

BATAVIA — The language of William Shakespeare is difficult enough for adults to understand. Imagine how troublesome it is for a group of…

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Concert announcement: Darien Lake offering three shows for $30

Jul 13, 2017

DARIEN CENTER — Anyone wanting to see a rock show at Darien Lake this summer, just got more incentive to do buy tickets. LiveNation announced…

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Concert announcement: Nick Offerman bringing 'Full Bush' tour to Buffalo

Jul 10, 2017

BUFFALO — Responsible for one of the manliest and most popular television characters of the past decade, Nick Offerman has practically become…

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