Canalside Live summer concert series canceled

Posted at 2:10 PM, May 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-05 14:11:26-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Add the entire Canalside Live summer concert series to the list of Western New York events canceled due to the ongoing concerns over social gatherings and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Be Our Guest Ltd, along with the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation (ECHDC), made the announcement Tuesday but are holding out hope that late summer or fall concerts could be an option, if safety of staff and visitors can be worked out.

“We value our guests and are prioritizing health and wellness above all,” said Kevin Parkinson, Vice President of Be Our Guest, Ltd.

Refunds will be issued to anyone who purchased tickets to the Moe. concert on July 16 via Eventbrite. For individuals who purchased Moe. tickets with cash via the Buffalo Waterfront Box Office, we ask they email info@buffalowaterfront.com to make arrangements to receive a cash refund.

The Rick Ross concert, originally scheduled at Canalside on July 18, has been postponed to a future date that has not yet been announced. Any questions regarding the Rick Ross show can be emailed to the promoter at EventageLiveEvents@gmail.com.