Kid events while they are on holiday, January 11-15, 2018 can honor Martin Luther King’s Jr  with events as follows:

1.  Martin Luther King Jr Breakfast, January 15, 2018 from 8am to 1pm at the the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, 153 Franklin Street.

2. Martin Luther King Jr Service Event with Friends of the Night People- January 15, 2018 from 4-7pm at Friends of the Night People, 394 Hudson Street, Buffalo. Some of us will serve food to members of our community, some of us will work in the clothes closet, and some of us will work on special projects, including a mural in honor of MKL Jr’s teachings on justice and peace.

3.Buffalo History Museum. FREE admission on January 14 at 4pm for reception and lecture at 4:30pm.In partnership with the Afro-American Historical Society of the Niagara Frontier, join the museum for a full afternoon of jazz and history! After the Buffalo Jazz Collective’s concert we will host a short reception, and then move back into the auditorium for a short lecture.

4. January 11 at 6pm – Niagara Falls High School Performing Arts Center – features Canadian Chorale, Nathaniel Dett Chorale. FREE. 4455 Porter Road, Niagara Falls, NY

5. Kids Day at Buffalo Botanical Gardens – Kids 12 and under are free. Adults $11, Seniors $10, $9 for students 13+ with ID.

6.  Rainbow Rink – 101 Oliver Street, N. Tonawanda – 5 to 8pm. Cost is $5 – $3 for skate rental. Also in Lockport- Rainbow Skateland, 1109 Lincoln Avenue- $5 and $3 for skate rental

7. Rotary Rink – 40 Fountain Plaza, Buffalo.January 15 11am to 9pm. Free – skate rental $2 for kids, $3 for adults

8. Lasertron – 5101 N. Bailey Ave., Amherst. Will have a special promo. Check the link or call 833-8766

9. Open Skating and Ice Bikes at Canalside– 10am to 7pm. Open on January 15, 2018. Ages 6-12-$4, Ages 13+-$6, Ages 5 and under are free.

10. January 13 at 10am – Stories in the Woods for Kids 3-7 at Reinstein Woods, 93 Honorine Drive, Depew. Nature stories followed by guided walk in the woods.

11. Winterfest in Tonawanda – January 11- 15.  Chili Tasting, Fireworks, Beer Tasting Straw Maze and Snow Hill, Hayrides, Youth Hockey Games, Wine Tasting- Adults and Kid Events. Lincoln Arena, 1200 Parker Blvd., Tonawanda

More Kid Events and Activities

Sledding, Skiing, Snowmobiling in City, County and State Parks