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Special  Events

VA Evening Recreation Program

All events are cancelled

WNY Heroes

See their webpage for a complete listing of events

Veterans One-Stop Center

See their webpage for a complete listing of events

Sunday, October 10, 2021

WNY Heroes Food Distribution For Veterans & Their Immediate Families

Distribution begins at 10:00 am and runs until 4:00 pm at WNY Heroes Headquarters, Stonegate Office Park, 8205 Main St. Suite1, Williamsville, NY 14221

Sunday, October 10, 2021

Hamburg Post 527, 2 Memorial Dr, Hamburg, NY 14075. Soup-A-Thon, 1 to 4 PM. Taste all the Homemade Soups for $7. (bread, butter, crackers included). Desserts available for purchase. There will also be a Theme Basket Auction.

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Francis J. Donovan Post 1626, 3210 Genesee St. Cheektowaga, NY 14225. Chiavetta’s Chicken BBQ, eat in or drive thru, from 4 – 8 PM.

Sunday, October 17, 2021

ALL YOU AN EAT Pancake Breakfast at A. J. Jurek Post #1672, 655 New Rd. Swormville, 14051. From 8 AM to 12:30 PM. Fresh, hot, buttermilk pancakes, "Egglands Best" eggs, link & patty sausage, juice & coffee or tea. Adults $9, children under 12 $4, children under 5 free.

Saturday, October 23, 2021

Matthew Glab Post 1477, 1965 Abbott Rd. Lackawanna, 14218, is presenting Crash Cadillac from 7 to 11 PM. Tickets $11.

Friday, October 29, 2021, 8:30 am - 10:00 am

DD-214 Coffee Club Breakfast

On the last Friday of each month, veterans come together to enjoy coffee and breakfast along with laughter and friendships! Call the WNY Heroes' office (716-630-5020) to RSVP. Current location is the Original Pancake House, 2075 Niagara Falls Blvd, Buffalo, NY 14228-3518. See the WNY Heroes' webpage for more information.

Friday, October 29, 2021

Saturday, November 6, 2021, 5:30 PM

Erie County American Legion Mass

At St. Gregory the Great R.C. Church, 200 St. Gregory Court, Williamsville, NY 14221. A light reception will be held after Mass.

Thursday, November 11, 2021, 8:00 AM

Forest Lawn Cemetery graves decoration at 8:00 AM, followed by services at 9:00 AM.

Thursday, November 11, 2021, 10:30 AM

Armed Forces Sabbath

Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral, 50 Franklin St, Buffalo NY 14202. All are welcome, bring your Post Colors. Please wear your American Legion Cap to show our support for our fellow servicemembers.

Saturday, November 13, 2021

Saturday, December 18, 2021

Monday, May 30, 2022

Memorial Day

Wreath Laying Ceremonies will be conducted at the following locations in the Town of Tonawanda, beginning at 8:00am:

  • ​Failing Cemetery on Delaware Road and Willowbreeze Road
  • Veteran’s Memorial at Colvin and Brighton
  • Vietnam Memorial in Elmlawn Cemetery off Brighton Road
  • VFW Monument in Elmlawn Cemetery
  • Field of Honor in Elmlawn Cemetery
  • Veterans Monument in Mount Olivet Cemetery (Elmwood Entrance)
  • Kenmore-Tonawanda Municipal Building
  • M.J. Brounshidle Post

Followed by the Parade at 11:00am

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 through Saturday, June 26, 2021 (cancelled)

Kenmore Days

See the following link for schedule and additional information - Kenmore Days

The Brounshidle Post will have a tent exhibit on Friday and Saturday from 6:00pm to 10:00pm