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7 things to do in Western New York this weekend: December 27 - December 29

Posted at 2:09 PM, Dec 26, 2019

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Out with the old, in with the new.

A lot of you are ready to leave 2019 behind and celebrate the new year before the ball drops in Roosevelt Plaza. And sports fans, you're in luck. There's a handful of Buffalo sports games to choose from in Buffalo this weekend.

Buffalo Sabres vs Boston Bruins

The Sabres face a tough opponent on home ice this Friday-- as the Boston Bruins are in town. The puck drops at 7:00 p.m. Tickets range from $75 to $230.

Buffalo Beauts vs New York Riveters

Cheer on the Buffalo Beauts as they take on the New York Riveters at Buffalo RiverWorks Saturday. Puck drops at 6:30 p.m. It costs $15 to attend the game. You can purchase tickets here.

Buffalo Bandits vs Halifax Thunderbirds

The KeyBank Center will be rocking Saturday as the Bandits take on the Thunderbirds Saturday. This lacrosse game starts at 7:00 p.m. Tickets start at $18. You can find tickets here.

Buffalo Bills vs New York Jets

It's the final home of the year at New Era field. The Bills will try and ground the Jets Sunday. Kickoff is at 1:00 p.m. Tickets start at $36.

Ice Skating at the Rotary Rink

Lace up your skates and glade across the ice at the Rotary Rink in downtown Buffalo. It costs $3 The rink will be open from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Friday, 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Saturday, and 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sunday. You can find more information about the Rotary Rink by clicking this link.

Buffalove Dollar Day at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens

Did you know it will only cost you a hard earned dollar to get into one of the biggest attractions in the Buffalo area? We're talking about the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens. The tourist destination will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday. You can buy tickets at the door.

Holiday Curling

Ever think about taking up curling as a hobby? Well here's your chance! You can rent out space at the Buffalo Curling Club. Here's a schedule and a list of rates here.