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2018 Canalside Auto and Boat Show

WHEN: Saturday, August 4: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.  |  WHERE: Canalside (Buffalo, NY)




Join us for the 4th Annual Canalside Auto and Boat Show!  This FREE show will feature new vehicles, boats, RV’s, trailers and more.  Boats will be on display in the water as well as on land.  There will be food vendors throughout the weekend and the Corning Museum of Glass “Glass Barge” will be doing glass-blowing demonstrations.  Family fun all weekend long!

Taking place Friday August 3 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Saturday, August 4 from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; and Sunday August 5 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Over 20 Automobile and RV Manufacturers will be represented courtesy of the Niagara Frontier Automobile Dealers Association, Inc., as well as the premier boat dealers in Western New York.


On Sunday, August 5th from 11A-3P in the nearby Buffalo News Parking Lot:

Join our partners from Explore & More Children’s Museum at the 

10th annual Touch A Truck event.

With more than 40 construction, emergency, utility, and specialty vehicles. Children can climb in, on and around these giant vehicles typically only seen from a distance along with many hands-on activities for the whole family including:

  • Cryogenic balloon demonstration from Praxair
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Zone Cruiser
  • Food trucks
  • Hot dog stand
  • Library on Wheels
  • Mascot visits from Sabretooth & Buster Bison
  • Draw an Auto, Boat or Truck Coloring Contest
  • Face painting