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Address: 44 Prime Street, Buffalo, NY 14202
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+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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Family visit and curling

This is the greatest renovation Buffalo EVER did! The whole canalside experience is outstanding!!! I went in the summer simply to walk around and have a couple drinks and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
shamrock782016
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Buffalo, New York
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Buffalo, New York
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the greatest renovation Buffalo EVER did! The whole canalside experience is outstanding!!! I went in the summer simply to walk around and have a couple drinks and thoroughly enjoyed it. Just went in January (mid-winter) and think I enjoyed it even more! The family went curling and what a fantastic time we had! Every worker from the curling... More 

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Thank shamrock782016
Buffalo, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This development is BEAUTIFUL. Plenty to do and plenty to see. Excellent restaurants make this an all day possibility. Ample parking and seating throughout the entire venue.

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Thank JHauser28
Lancaster, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went, 11 family members, ice skating and ice biking. It was crowded with all ages. Personally I haven't been on skates in at least 40 years. Had some hot cocoa, yummy freshly made waffle and tons of laughter. Despite that it was crowded, it was not congested. All you saw was smiling faces and heartfelt laughter. This has become... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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64 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I walked to the waterfront not knowing what to expect. It was a welcome surprise. There is a boardwalk promenade, plenty of places to sit and Navy ships on the canal. There were also lovely sculptures and a variety of waterside paths to explore. The space is family friendly, great for couples or solo exploring. The view of the water... More 

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CT
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

So nice to see my city thriving. From skating in the winter to group exercise in the summer, I never thought it would ever evolve into this! I am proud to visit and participate in whatever event is happening at Canalside. Beautiful area, plenty to do, easy to access.

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Thank mjlasota99
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My phone was dead and I had no way to call my mom for a ride home from school so I stopped by the canalside and I found a great place to sit charge and eat while I wait on momz n then comes my favorite friend from the first time I loved my phone being dead

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Thank MTcurry S
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing! No matter the season there is always something going on, from summertime concerts to wintertime ice skating in the canal with many more attractions for all seasons. A refurbished Carousel will soon be back in its birthplace for many families to enjoy on our waterfront. Buffalo is seeing a resurgence so come and visit, spend your... More 

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Lockport, New York
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had not been down to Canalside in the winter. Ice skating was fun and reasonable. Warming house is a nice feature complete with a live band. Ice bikes look fun but there was a waiting list the night we were there

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Buffalo, NY
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being a resident of the city of Buffalo and Western New York for over 60 years, I have seen it's leaner days, but am now so excited to see it's rebirth! Canalside has become the center of that rebirth. Whether you are visiting in the summertime for boat rides, historical tours, assorted markets, concerts, the waterfront view or other special... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would to tell you a little bit about our trip to Buffalo New York very wonderful trip that including ice-skating with the family and my love although it was very cold this was a beautiful trip adventurous and exciting

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