Submerge yourself in a splashy SEAster celebration at the Aquarium, happening from March 29th to April 1st! This underwater egg hunt is a family affair that brings a whole new twist to your Easter festivities.

Accompany us amidst our vivid marine displays to seek out hidden eggs and partake in extraordinary daily events covered by your general admission.

Be delighted by daily special guests between 12-3pm:

  • Friday, 3/29: Discover your wild side with face painting and shimmering glitter tattoos by the artistic Melanie G.
  • Saturday, 3/30: Prepare to be amused with the uproarious and enchanting magic of Nick Mambretti.
  • Sunday, 3/31: Adorn yourself with intricate henna designs courtesy of Buffalo Henna by Sonia*.
  • Monday, 4/1: Capture laughable moments with caricatures and exuberant face painting from the talented Alex.

Dyngus Day

Celebrated on the Monday immediately following Easter, Dyngus Day is the ultimate post-Lent celebration drawing crowds in the multiple thousands to Buffalo, New York. Revel in the onset of spring, express your Polish heritage, partake in playful pussy willow antics and sway to the nation’s finest polka melodies. For the full scoop on Dyngus Day’s history and customs, along with the most current event timetables and details, visit

Total Solar Eclipse

On April 8th, prepare to be captivated by the spectacular total solar eclipse, a celestial phenomenon not to be missed. Envision the moon boldly crossing the sun’s path, casting a shadow that plunges day into night — an unforgettable tableau that invites wonder and reflection. From across the globe, spectators converge, and Buffalo with Erie County stands ready at the heart of the eclipse’s route to offer an unparalleled vantage point.

For a deeper understanding of the total eclipse science and guidelines on safe eclipse observation, we invite you to explore and

Restaurant Week

Get ready for a culinary adventure during Buffalo’s own Restaurant Week, happening from April 15 to April 21, 2024! Organized alongside the Western New York Chapter of the New York State Restaurant Association, this delicious week promises an array of tastes and experiences.

Indulge in a bounty of Buffalo’s finest cuisines as local dining establishments roll out exclusive menus and unbeatable offers. Whether you relish a long-time favorite spot or aim to explore new culinary horizons, seize this chance to immerse yourself in the diverse tastes that define Buffalo’s vibrant food landscape. Join us for a week where flavor meets flair in the heart of Western New York!