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Address: 44 Prime St, Buffalo, NY 14202-4140
Phone Number: +1 716-574-1537
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Canalside is at the heart of Buffalo's waterfront revitalization. Located...

Canalside is at the heart of Buffalo's waterfront revitalization. Located on 21 historic waterfront acres that hosts hundreds of events and hundreds of thousands of visitors annually, Canalside is where Buffalo is going.

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The Best Part of My Trip to Buffalo

While visiting family in Buffalo for a long weekend recently, we came to Canalside for the newly opened ice skating. We had the best time, and it was super reasonably priced... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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Buffalo, New York
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went there for 4th of July celebration this year & THE SECOND after fireworks ended, we were harassed out by the security,along with the rest of the crowd. Our friends were changing a baby before we left, and the security came to us THREE times & I had to explain to them that our friends were changing their infant.... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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298 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

While visiting family in Buffalo for a long weekend recently, we came to Canalside for the newly opened ice skating. We had the best time, and it was super reasonably priced. Getting rental skates, changing into them, and getting on the ice was super easy. Then we skated our hearts out. It was so fun to see all kinds of... More 

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Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are looking for a fun or romantic place to spend a few hours this Christmas season, head down to Canalside! It is such a festive place to be! It is perfectly decorated, the ice skating is great, and the other ice sports are fun to watch. Grab a hot chocolate and just go hang out for a while... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Canal side in Buffalo is beautiful! They have cleaned it up, added several activities - bike rentals, ice skating, etc. They have new restaurants and hotels and it's a new experience every time we go!!

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Thank Kelly L
Buffalo, New York
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118 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This has been an on going development for years, but is now really becoming the spot. In the heart of downtown Buffalo, on the water. You have marina's, the Navel Museum, Canalside itself with all sorts of events from exercise courses, music with local and national bands, RC boat sailing and in the winter months, ice skating. A year round... More 

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Niagara Falls, New York, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Met our daughter and fiancé, who had just moved to Buffalo from SAN Diego, at Canalside for a drink. We were also with our sister and brother in laws. Before our husbands returned with our drinks, I noticed a beautiful dog and asked the owner if I could pet it. When she turned to answer, I saw it was a... More 

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Thank Katie1654
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I got good experience and rlaxing walking on the Canalside park, I really love to be there, I'm just waiting the Ice skate to be open.

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Thank Erich P
Dallas, Texas
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137 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

70 degree, sunny day in Buffalo touring the waterfront, stadium, shops, meditation area and more. Free parking if you beat the crowds during the week.

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Thank Jerri G
Buffalo, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My grandson came up to visit from Colorado and we all went to their canalside for the day. We all had a blast on the tour of the ships. My grandson still raves about to this day. A wonderful place to take young kids

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WNY
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18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited Canalside during a car show in August. It was a hot day, but pleasant by the water. There were vendors lining the boardwalk selling crafts, but there was a lack of food vendors. It would seem to be a good location for food trucks during special weekend events as there were hundreds of people walking... More 

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