7 things to do in Western New York this weekend: October 23 - October 25

Posted at 4:23 PM, Oct 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-22 16:23:34-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Fall continues to make its way into Western New York as we're just a little over a week away from Halloween. Although fall activities have been different this year due to COVID-19, there is still plenty to do throughout our region!

Below you'll find a list of activities you can take part in throughout Western New York this weekend.

Movie theaters outside of NYC can reopen, go see a movie!

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced movie theaters outside of New York City can reopen at 25 percent capacity or up to 50 people per screen on October 23rd. Movie theaters have been closed since March due to COVID-19. Check your favorite theater's website for their opening date and show times.

Trunk-or-Treat and Grab-n-Go Carnival at the Eastern Hills Mall

A free event hosted by the Eastern Hills Mall, the Grab-n-Go Carnival will be from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and the Trunk-or-Treat event will be from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m on October 24. You can find more information here.

Aqueous live at The Silver Lake Twin Drive-In

If you're in need of some live music you're in luck! The band Aqueous has teamed up with The Silver Lake Twin Drive-In in Perry for a drive-in show on October 24. For more information and to buy tickets you can visit the website here.

Superhero Night at Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum

A family-friendly night is ahead, Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum is hosting a Superhero Night on October 24 and you're invited! From the museum's website "The superheroes have taken over the museum and they need your help solving the mystery!! QR codes, cosplay and live action will lead you throughout the museum and to the dramatic culmination....will the superheroes succeed? Only YOU can help them!" For more information and to purchase tickets you can visit the website here.

Mimosas for Mammos

Anchor Bar Amherst is hosting Mimosas for Mammos on October 24, described as "an event for breast cancer month to raise funds for the Susan B. Komen Upstate NY foundation." For more information visit the website here.

Hamburg Boutique Crawl

26 stores around the Village of Hamburg will be participating in a day full of shopping and giveaways on October 23. For more information on this event you can visit the Facebook event page here.

Family-friendly pumpkin patch event

Berkshire Farm Center and Services for Youth is hosting a pumpkin patch event at its Hertel Avenue location on October 23. From the Facebook event page: "Families can pick out pumpkins, enjoy apple cider, fresh cider donuts, coloring pages for the kids and more! We will also be handing out face masks and hand sanitizers too!" For more information and to RSVP to this free event you can visit the Facebook event page here.