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1. NYBP's third anniversary: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18 at 6933 S. Transit Road, Lockport. Free to attend. New York Beer Project is perhaps the Buffalo area's fastest-growing brewery, with expansion planned to Victor, and a bustling clientele at its sprawling Lockport base. NYBP and the Krupski family will celebrate three years in a slew of ways: A brunch with…

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New York Beer Project celebrates three years New York Beer Project (6933 S, Transit Road,, Lockport) will celebrate its third birthday with an anniversary party on Nov. 18. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. diners will be offered a complimentary champagne toast (for adults 21 and over) to go along with brunch. At 2 p.m., NYBP will release its Righteous Dudette Triple IPA (Indi…

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Begin to tackle holiday shopping lists, celebrate anniversary parties with a ski-lodge themed bar and waterfront seafood bar-restaurant, and even warm up with the Big 4 basketball during this week's events in the Buffalo area. Stay tuned for The 10, which highlights the top events in the area for each weekend, when it's published Thursday morning. Shea's Shopping Soire…

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1) Holiday Valley Wine & Beer Festival, 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10 at Holiday Valley Resort (6557 Holiday Valley Road, Ellicottville). Tickets are $65 and may be purchased here. Admission includes a $5 voucher for food. Commentary: For most people, Ellicottville is a destination, and in the gap between Fall Fest and the start of ski and snowboard season, you might th…

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The Joy Formidable, 7 p.m. Nov. 8, Rec Room (79 W. Chippewa), $25-$55. Former buzz act the Joy Formidable will be posting up at downtown Buffalo's newest music venue. After a short batch of West coast dates opening for the Foo Fighters ended in September, the Welsh act returned to the road in a headlining role to support its fourth full-length record, the cathartic "…

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From an anticipated appearance by a stand-up star to a behind-the-scenes tour at the Museum of Science to the 84th anniversary of an Elmwood Avenue bar staple, a strong list of events should entice Buffalonians from Nov. 5-8. Stay tuned for the 10, the preview for Buffalo's best weekend events, on Thursday morning. David Cross Doors at 7 p.m., show at 8 on Nov. 8 in A…

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Here’s a special show that, somewhat inexplicably is flying well beneath the radar. We’ve got some serious musical royalty passing through town to perform an unusual show in an incredibly intimate venue. Billed as “The Rumble Tour,” the event slated for 7 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Bear’s Den, Seneca Niagara Casino in Niagara Falls, will feature a performance by what is essenti…

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1) Christmas in the Country, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Nov. 2, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 3 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 4 at Hamburg Fairgrounds Event Center (5820 South Park Ave., Hamburg). Tickets are $10 at the door; children 12 years and younger get in for free. Commentary: Apparently, there exists a publication - Sunshine Artist - that ranks art-and-crafts markets across the cou…

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What started as an intimate horror film festival has expanded into a week-long event spotlighting movies in a wide array of genres from sci-fi and action to comedy, animation and fantasy. The Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival, running Nov. 2 to 8 in the Dipson Eastern Hills Mall, includes more than 100 films, appearances from visiting filmmakers, question-and-answe…

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Few modern rockers effectively capture the timeless sound and soul of pure, unadulterated rock 'n' roll. When done right, rock 'n' roll needs no synthesizers, atmospherics, or hi-fi production. Ty Segall does rock 'n' roll right — and he'll perform it in its purest form when he plays an acoustic set at Buffalo Iron Works on Nov. 4 with William Tyler, an indie-folk guita…

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About 60,000 holiday gift-seekers are expected to pour into the Hamburg Fairgrounds for Christmas in the Country in pursuit of needlepoint pillows, hand-painted mailboxes and other artisan goodies you just can't get at your big box store. Likewise, 400 vendors brace for the sheer influx of people flocking to the 34th annual expansive artisan market. Sprawling over five …

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The fundraising dinner that celebrates Buffalo’s history as a city of immigrants is Buffalo Without Borders. This year’s evening of tastes, sights and shopping from around the world is set for Nov. 8, at Statler City, 107 Delaware Ave., from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The 2018 edition also marks the 100th year of service of beneficiary International Institute of Buffalo,…

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If this past weekend's Halloween parties around Buffalo weren't enough to satisfy your thirst for scantily clad superheroes or goblin fuel (a generic name for domestic beer), then there remain plenty of opportunities this week to wear a costume or explore an alter-ego. The strong options for Monday through Thursday, with the 10 - published Thursday morning - laying out …

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Whether you celebrate the city at an artist walk or head to the hills for a bonfire at Holiday Valley, there’s plenty to fill your fall fun calendar. Enjoy the crisp autumn days of WNY and get a jump on your holiday shopping while you’re at it. Nov. 8: Taste of Technology Admiral Ballroom at the Marin, 237 Main St., Buffalo Bytes and bites collide at this fundraising …

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1) Witches Ball, 7 p.m. Oct. 27 in Statler City (107 Delaware Ave.). General admission tickets are $40 in advance here, while VIP passes are sold out. Commentary: One of Buffalo's most popular Halloween parties - Buffalo Rising's masquerade ball - rages again on Saturday in the historic Statler. Five categories of costume contests, with $1,000 doled out in prizes, ar…