Matchbox Twenty to hit Darien Lake

Jan 20, 2020

Matchbox Twenty has announced a 50-plus date summer tour, the includes an August stop at Darien Lake. The pop rock band will be joined by…

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Batavia Downs announces Vince Neil, Puddle of Mudd and Jonny Lang among Summer Concert Series

Jan 17, 2020

Eleven acts will take the stage on eight Fridays this summer when the fourth annual Rockin’ the Downs Summer Concert Series kicks off June 19.…

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First-ever Mutt Strut set for April 19 in Genesee County Park

Jan 12, 2020

Joshua Finn says he always wanted a blond female running partner and he wound up with Charlotte, a young golden retriever full of energy. They…

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Wonderland of lights: Red Osier Landmark Restaurant tops 2.5 million Christmas lights

Nov 27, 2019

Tim Adams was bundled against a frigid wind last Friday as he affixed Christmas lights outside at the Red Osier Landmark Restaurant. It was no easy…

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Ride the wave: County planners OK second water slide at Darien Lake

Nov 15, 2019

The “Wahoo Wave” water slide made a big splash with Genesee County planners on Thursday night as they recommended approval of the site…

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Batavia Players going ‘Off Our Rockers’

Nov 7, 2019

What happens when you bring brilliant writing and wonderful actors together? The Batavia Players and the Harvester 56 Theater will be answering that…

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HLOM 18th annual Wonderland of Trees opening gala is Nov. 22

Nov 7, 2019

The Holland Land Office Museum is hosting its 18th annual Wonderland of Trees, sponsored in part this year by Tompkins Bank of Castile.This…

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Don’t stop believin’: Journey and the Pretenders announce summer performance at Darien Lake

Oct 31, 2019

Two of the top acts from the early ‘80s will perform at Darien Lake Amphitheater this summer. Journey has announced its 2020 tour with the…

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GO ART! debuting “Play Me A Tune Music Garden” on Thursday

Oct 23, 2019

Mix playing outdoors and music making, and you’ll likely end up with a lot of fun. GO ART! will host an open house at its new “Play Me A…

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'Off Our Rockers': Batavia Players perform two one-act plays Nov. 8-9

Oct 23, 2019

What happens when you bring brilliant writing and wonderful actors together? This Nov. 8th and 9th at 7:30 p.m., the Batavia Players and the…

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‘Spirits’ return for Genesee Country Village & Museum tours

Oct 8, 2019

Genesee Country Village & Museum, 1401 Flint Hill Rd., expects to be overrun with vampires during its annual “Spirits of the Past”…

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VIDEO: Wine Walk with a jazzy theme

Oct 6, 2019

Downtown Batavia Wine Walk 2019

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Made in WNY: Yancey's Fancy – cheese from Corfu to China

Oct 3, 2019

Yancey's Fancy sells its cheese as far as China these days, but the Corfu cheesemaker's backbone is its Western New York base. Two of the company's…

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Let’s do the time warp again: Batavia Players tackling ‘The Rocky Horror Show’

Oct 2, 2019

Let’s do the time warp again! Dr. Frank-N-Furter, Brad and Janet, and all their assorted counterparts from Transsexual Transylvania will return…

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Genesee County Chamber of Commerce earns two Tourism Excellence awards

Oct 1, 2019

The Genesee County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that their tourism staff and programs have earned Tourism Excellence awards at…

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Visiting the Jell-O Museum in the Birthplace of this Tasty Treat

Sep 18, 2019

Without a doubt, there are few more classic American desserts than Jell-O. While gelatin desserts were patented in 1845, Jell-O wasn’t produced…

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Fright Fest at Six Flags Darien Lake debuts 'Corridors of Chaos' this year, Coffin Challenge returns

Sep 16, 2019

Six Flags Darien Lake, the Thrill Capital of New York State, is taking no prisoners as it prepares for one of the biggest Halloween events in the…

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Candlelight guided ghost walk through historic Batavia Cemetery is Oct. 26, must RSVP

Sep 12, 2019

Join us to meet the famous and infamous movers and shakers who shaped and influenced the City of Batavia on Saturday, Oct. 26th, when the Batavia…

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HLOM to host Westside Ghost Walk on three Friday nights in October

Sep 12, 2019

Back and expanded by popular demand, please join the Holland Land Office Museum for a Westside Ghost Walk on three Fridays in October. The walks led…

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‘August: Osage County’ is next on the Harvester stage

Sep 12, 2019

This weekend, the Batavia Players promise a look at once-famous poet Beverly Weston and his quirky, demanding and damaged family — or…

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