The Counting Crows and the Wallflowers will kick off the 2013 version of the newly renamed Buffalo Place Rocks Canalside concert series on June 28 at the Erie Canal Harbor Central Wharf in downtown Buffalo.
Each ticket purchased will come with a copy of the Counting Crows' new live album, "Echoes of the Outlaw Roadshow."
Tickets are $16 advance and $20 day of show and go on sale at 10 a.m. April 26 through www.Tickets.com, charge by phone at (888) 223-6000 or visit Buffalo Place Inc. at 671 Main St. from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
For more information, visit www.buffaloplace.com.
April 19, 2013 - 10:12 AM
Toby Keith, on the Hammer Down Tour with guest Kip Moore, will perform at 7 p.m. July 21 in the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center.
Individual tickets for the show are $53.75 and $73.75 reserved and $28.75 lawn (with $98 lawn four-packs available) and go on sale at 10 a.m. April 27 through www.LiveNation.com and www.Ticketmaster.com or charge by phone at (800) 756-3000.
Selena Gomez, on the Stars Dance World Tour, will perform at 7 p.m. Oct. 15 in the First Niagara Center. The concert is part of a 56-city world tour in support of her upcoming summer release. The disc's first single, "Come & Get It," is now available.
Tickets are $99 Gold Circle and $30.50, $38.50, $46 and $66 and go on sale at 10 a.m. April 20 through the box office, online at www.LiveNation.com and www.Tickets.com, or charge by phone at (888) 223-6000.
Canadian rockers Three Days Grace will be joined by Finger Eleven for a concert beginning at 8 p.m. Aug. 7 on the Buffalo.com Grandstand at the Erie County Fair on the fairgrounds at 5600 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg.
Tickets are $45-$60 and go on sale May 4 at the Fairgrounds Event Center box office, online at www.Tickets.com or charge by phone at (888) 223-6000.
For more information, visit www.ecfair.org.
Kid Rock, with guests Kool & the Gang and Uncle Kracker, heads to Darien Lake for the Best Night Ever at 6:45 p.m. July 5 in the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center.
Tickets are just $24 and go on sale at 10 a.m. April 20 through select Wal~Mart locations, online at www.LiveNation.com or charge by phone at (800) 745-3000.
Country star Gary Allan will perform during this summer's Erie County Fair.
Joined by Josh Thompson, Allan's concert kicks off at 7 p.m. Aug. 14 on the Buffalo.com Grandstand on the fairgrounds at 5600 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg.
Tickets are $45-$60 and go on sale May 4 at the Fairgrounds Event Center, online at www.Tickets.com or charge by phone at (888) 223-6000. Ticket price includes admission to the fair the day of the concert.
For more information, visit www.ecfair.org or www.wyrk.com.
The Jonas Brothers, on the Live Tour 2013, announce a concert at 7 p.m. July 19 in the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center.
Tickets are Pavilion only and are $29.50, $39.50, $59.50 and $79.50 and go on sale at 10 a.m. April 13 through www.LiveNation.com, www.Ticketmaster.com or charge by phone at (800) 745-3000.
The Honda Civic Tour 2013, featuring Maroon 5 with guest Kelly Clarkson and Tony Luca, will arrive in Western New York for a concert at 7 p.m. Sept. 4 in the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center.
Tickets are $60, $80 and $99.50 reserved and $25.50 lawn and go on sale at 10 a.m. April 6 through www.ticketmaster.com, www.LiveNation.com or charge by phone at (800) 745-3000.
March 28, 2013 - 11:06 AM
The City of Buffalo, under pressure from arts organizations to deliver on its promise of funding for cultural and anti-violence groups, released its long-delayed funding application this week. The city has given groups until April 5 to apply for the funding. Here's a copy of the application, which lays out the city's requirements for applicants.
According to Arts Services Initiative Executive Director Tod A. Kniazuk, the city did not send the application out to all eligible organziations. Kniazuk also said that the city will not employ the inordinately useful Cultural Data Project, an initiative of the Pew Charitable Trusts specifically designed for situations like the current funding delay at City Hall and to depoliticize the cultural funding process.
ASI is sending the application out to all eligible groups today.
"So, there you have it," Kniazuk wrote in an email. "A two week turnaround for the organizations who were
lucky enough to find out about it."
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