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Jul 8,2017 -     Time: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

ALL ARE WELCOME! You do not have attend the festival to come!

Join us after BookFest for a group dinner and after party at the newly renovated Barrel Factory in Buffalo's Old First Ward!


The Barrel Factory is home to Lakeward Spirits, a craft distillery that specializes in making high-quality, artisan whiskeys, vodkas, gins and infusions from scratch, using local NYS farm products.

      • 5:30-8:30 pm (Dinner at 6:00 pm) • Cost: $25/per person buffet style dinner provided by Buffalo's Best Catering! • Registration is required* (Tickets will be $30/per person after Wed. July 5th). *no physical tickets are given*   In addition to the dinner there will be live music by Eric Crittendon, Declan Miers & DJ Sike, an exhibition by six WNY artists including Harumo SatobobCollignonEdreys WajedMizin ShinPeter Sowiski & Julio Flores who will be leading a Kite Making Activity! The Kite Making Activity will be leaded by artist Julio Flores. "Angel 2" in flight, Frank Mots International Kite Festival, Veteran's Park, Milwaukee, WI, 1998

    MUST BE 21+UP TO ATTEND. For any questions, please contact Melissa at or Rosemary at


Barrel Factory
65 Vandalia St
Buffalo, NY 14204

Registration is closed for this event.
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We would like to take this opportunity to thank our funders listed below, for providing support to WNYBAC's ongoing programs taking place throughout Western New York:

NYSCA M & T Art 4 Moore Zenger Group Evans Bank Community Foundation Baird Foundation
Cameron Jane Wendt Foundation StoryGrowing