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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


Friday, July 1, 2022


Saturday, July 2, 2022

Kenmore-Tonawanda Historical Society & Museum Open House, 100 Knoche Road, Tonawanda, 11am -1 pm.


Sunday, July 24, 2022

Buffalo Championship Wrestling at Donovan Post 1626, 3210 Genesee St., Cheektowaga. Tickets sold at bar or at the door. Doors open 3 PM. Bell ring at 4 PM. 6 matches.


Thursday, July 28, 2022

The Town of Tonawanda Police Club is resuming it's Annual Scholarship Picnic, at Lincoln Park Arena, from 2- 9 p.m. Tickets are $30 now ($40 @ door) and includes Ted's burgers and hot dogs, sliders, clams, beer, wine, pop with chicken dinner at 6. Please mail me a check made out to "Town of Tonawanda Police Club" and send to me Jack Lang, 702 Opelousas Ct. S, Keller, Tx. 76248 and I will have them hold your tickets at the Lincoln Park Arena entrance. Kathy and I will be there.  Thanks and it will be good to see y'all there. 


Friday, July 29, 2022, 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, July 29, 2022 through Sunday, July 31. 2022

The year’s favorite Irish bash returns to The Outer Harbor, 225 Fuhrmann Boulevard, Buffalo, NY, featuring stages of continuous Irish entertainment from the U.S., Canada and Ireland.

The festival also includes:

• A kick-off parade featuring flags from the 32 counties in Ireland.

• Traditional Irish music, folk music, step and set-dancing

• Genealogy experts

• Exclusively Irish goods and crafts from nearly 30 individual vendors

• Irish authors and book signings

• Traditional Irish foods and beverages


Sunday July 31, 2022

Famous Chicken BBQ. A. J. Jurek Post 1672, 655 New Rd. Swormville, 14051. From Noon to 6 PM. $12 eat in or take out.


Saturday, August 6, 2022

Kenmore-Tonawanda Historical Society & Museum Open House, 100 Knoche Road, Tonawanda, 11 am -1 pm.


Sunday, August 14, 2022

Join us for our Veterans Day Celebration at the Erie County Fair!
Admission is free for Veterans, Active Military and Auxiliary Members with proper ID.
Free tickets will be available online starting later this year, or can be acquired at the gate.
Children 12 & under are free everyday of the Fair.

New for 2022:

  • Each Veteran Active Military and Auxiliary Member who attends the Fair under the free admission policy on this day, will receive a $10 voucher to be used towards food/beverage at any concession stand OR towards wristband/tickets for rides on the Strates Shows Midway. The voucher will only be accepted on Veterans day, Sunday, August 14th.
  • There will also be three picnic shelters in Hickory Tree Park on Veterans Day designated as "meeting spots" to connect with friends and associates. Alcoholic beverages and grills will not be permitted in the picnic areas.

Schedule of Events:

  • Mass - Family Entertainment Complex - Time: TBD
  • Veterans Recognition Ceremony at Veterans Park (Infield) - Time: TBD

Sunday, August 28, 2022

East Aurora Post 362 is sponsoring a Car Show on Main Street East Aurora.


Tuesday, August 30, 2022


Saturday, September 10, 2022

Kenmore-Tonawanda Historical Society & Museum Open House, 100 Knoche Road, Tonawanda, 11-1 pm.


Saturday, October 8, 2022

Kenmore-Tonawanda Historical Society & Museum Open House, 100 Knoche Road, Tonawanda, 11 am -1 pm.


Monday, May 29, 2023

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


Friday, June 17, 2022 through Sunday, June 19, 2022

Kenmore Days

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

 


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