Is it too early to start thinking about the holidays?
After all, we dressed up as ghouls, goblins and witches just a couple of days ago. But if you're in the Christmas spirit, there is one Western New York market that is getting ahead of the game.
Christmas in the Country
Over 400 artisans will fill the Hamburg Fairgrounds with holiday goods this weekend. There's a lot you'll find unique about this market. You can find a wide variety of goods from handcrafted items, food, jewelry, clothing and more. You can check out Christmas in the Country this weekend. Click here for a schedule and list of vendors that will be at the Hamburg Fairgrounds.
Winter Festival of Lights
While you're in the spirit, another tradition is starts across the border. Hop in the car and enjoy a five-mile stretch of Christmas lights in Niagara Falls, Canada. The Winter Festival of Lights will kick off Saturday. There is no admission fee.
You can watch the man who sang such hits as 'Footloose' and 'Danger Zone' at the Fallsview Casino Thursday and Friday. Tickets start at $65. The concert starts at 8:30 p.m. Thursday and 9 p.m. Friday. You can find more information here.
Fiddler on the Roof
You can watch a Tony Award-winning director breathe life into a musical masterpiece at Shea's Performing Arts Center. This musical takes place during Imperial Russia era and tells the story of fathers and daughters and traditions. You can find tickets for Fiddler on the Roof here.
First Fridays at the Gallery
Why not spend some time indoors Friday and learn about the wonderful art we have here in our own backyard. Every first Friday of the month, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery offers free interactive events and activities to both kids and adults. Some of the special exhibitions at the gallery may require a fee. You can find more information on their website.
Allentown First Fridays
This art gallery experience will get you walking! Allentown's gallery walk will includes performances by musicians, restaurants, retailers and more. The event runs from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday. Click here for a list of restaurants and art galleries taking part in Allentown First Fridays.
The Three Musketeers
All for one and one for all! You can watch The Three Musketeers play out at Shea's 710 Theatre off of Main Street. Performances start Thursday and last through the weekend. Tickets start at $20. You can find a list of performances as well as tickets here.