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7 things to do in Western New York this weekend: August 2 - August 4

Posted at 2:11 PM, Aug 02, 2019

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Fair season is in full swing here in Western New York.

Before you know it, the kids will be heading back to the bus stop. So we have a list of events you and the family may want to taste and see this weekend.

Niagara County Fair

Step on up and get ready to taste the food at the Niagara County Fair. More than 30,000 people will travel down to Lockport and check out everything the fair has to offer. The last day of the fair happens Sunday. Admission is five dollars. Children six-years-old and under get in for free. You can check out a full list of performers that will be at the fair here.

Cattaraugus County Fair

There's another fair filled with food and rides you can find in Little Valley. You can watch a monster trucks rally Friday and Saturday. There's also a demolition derby Sunday. It costs $12 to get into the Cattaraugus Fair. You can find more information about the fair here.

Eden Corn Festival

The Eden Corn Festival is already here! This festival is filled with sweet buttery goodness. You have until Sunday to make the drive down Route 62 to check out the Eden Corn Festival. You can see a list of events and what to expect at the festival by clicking here.

Drums Along the Waterfront

This event goes on rain or shine. The worlds best drum corps will battle for bragging rights at New Era Field Sunday. The drum corps will stretch from end zone to end zone. The show starts at 6:30 p.m. You can find tickets here.

Cobblestone Live Music & Arts Festival

Get out and listen to bands play in front of a packed crowd this weekend. The Cobblestone District will be filled with entertainment Friday and Saturday. You can see a list of bands playing here.

Youngstown Village Music Festival

You'll get a great view of the Niagara River and Lake Ontario at this Music Festival. Enjoy 20 vendors, food, drinks, games and more. The festival starts at 12:00 p.m. and ends at 10:00 p.m. Admission is $10. You can see a list of bands that will play at the Youngstown Village Music Festival here.

Wings Flights of Hope Fundraiser

Wings Flights of Hope is an organization that helps people in need of air transportation for medical purposes. To continue its cause, the Wings Flights of Hope is holding a fundraiser Saturday in Orchard Park. It's called Wings Flight BBQ. This fundraiser will be held at the Wings Meeting Place (3964 California Road) from 4:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Tickets cost $35. For more information, click here.