Step Out Buffalo Events for 2020

Updated: May 27

At Step Out Buffalo we know how to party

Whether it’s Bloody Marys, wines from around the world, boozy craft shows, modern home shows, treats and sweets, or anything in between one thing’s for sure – no one in WNY throws a party like us.

If you’re looking to reach an engaged audience between ages 25-60 from Western New York that loves supporting local, we’ve got an event for you! Want to get involved in any way, shape, or form? Contact us to learn about participation and brand activations.

Cork Head Wine Festival

The second annual Cork Head Wine Festival will bring together a curated list of high-quality wines from around the world. Attendees will range from novice to seasoned wine enthusiasts seeking to learn about new brands and the ins and outs of wine. Wineries and distributors will have the opportunity to showcase their products to a targeted audience of wine drinkers. A portion of all proceeds from this event will benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

DATE: Saturday Feb 8, 2020

TIME: 5-8pm for General Admission, 4-8pm for VIP

PLACE: Hotel Lafayette, 391 Washington St, Buffalo, NY 14203

TICKETS: Here

FACEBOOK: Here

Buffalo Bloody Mary Fest

The 2020 Buffalo Bloody Mary Fest will bring together a variety of local bars and restaurants for a friendly yet epic battle to see who makes the best Bloody Mary in all of Buffalo, NY. Attendees are invited to taste each establishment’s unique brunch beverage and vote on their favorites while enjoying entertainment, food for purchase, and a cash bar with additional libations.  

DATE: Sunday March 8, 2020 TIME: General admission 1-4pm, VIP and Early Admission 12-4pm LOCATION: Buffalo RiverWorks, 359 Ganson Street TICKETS: Here FACEBOOK: Here

CANCELLED – Spring Makers + Shakers: Boozy Artisan Market

This one of a kind event will be a celebration of the area’s best local businesses inside one of Buffalo’s most historic and beautiful buildings. There will be music, Bloody Mary Bar, Bubbly Bar, cash bar, DIY crafts, giveaways and of course, plenty of shopping! 

DATE: Sunday May 10, 2020

TIME: 11-5pm

LOCATION: Hotel Lafayette, 391 Washington Street

TICKETS: Here

FACEBOOK: Here

CANCELLED – The Buffalo Flea

Large curated vendor market with vintage and artisan vendors, a beer tent, music, food trucks, and more.

DATE: Saturday June 20 & Sunday June 21, 2020

TIME: 11-5pm

LOCATION: The Parking Lot across from Rich Products on Niagara Street

TICKETS: N/A

FACEBOOK: N/A

CANCELLED – Sweet Tooth Fest

Western New York’s best dessert makers and sweet shops will come together under one roof for the ultimate dessert competition. Attendees are invited to taste each establishment’s unique sweet sample and vote on their favorites while enjoying entertainment and a cash bar with additional libations.   

DATE: Sunday July 19, 2020

TIME: General admission 1-4pm, VIP 12-4pm

LOCATION: Buffalo RiverWorks, 359 Ganson Street

TICKETS: Here

FACEBOOK: Here

CANCELLED – Artisan Field Day

Artisan Field Day will bring attendees out for a fun summer day filled with shopping, eating, drinking, and entertainment for the whole family! This highly visible location offers plenty of space for an expansive vendor market, food trucks, live music, and much more.

DATE: Saturday August 1, 2020

TIME: 11-5pm

LOCATION: ECC North Field on the corner of Main and Young in Williamsville

TICKETS: N/A

FACEBOOK: N/A

CANCELLED – Tequila Fest

Tequila Fest is WNY’s newest event where attendees get to sample different types, brands, and styles of tequila, mezcal, and other tropical spirits. This fun boozy event will have everything you need to feel like you’re on vacation: a drink in your hand, summer sun, and views of the water plus delicious Mexican food from local taco joints.

DATE: Saturday August 8, 2020

TIME: 11-5pm

LOCATION: Buffalo RiverWorks Outdoor Rink

TICKETS: N/A

FACEBOOK: N/A

CANCELLEDNest Fest: Modern Home Show

Attendees will enjoy opportunities to shop, surround themselves with decor and renovation #inspo, and learn from industry professionals and experts. Nest Fest will offer a wide array of vendors, experts, classes, and hands-on experiences, as well as an enjoyable atmosphere with music, food, and a cash bar. Expected participating businesses will include home decor vendors, designers, decorators, contractors, shops, a variety of craftsmen, service providers and more.

DATE: Sunday September 13, 2020

TIME: 11-5pm

LOCATION: Buffalo Grand Hotel, 120 Church Street

TICKETS: Here

FACEBOOK: Here

CANCELLEDCrawling Dead Halloween Bar Crawl

The Crawling Dead Halloween Bar Crawl is WNY’s largest Halloween Bar Crawl happening on North Buffalo’s most popular strip with awesome drink specials, tasty food specials, lots of cool giveaways, contests, and other fun surprises.

DATE: Saturday October 31, 2020

TIME: 7pm-12am

LOCATION: Hertel Ave

TICKETS: Coming soon

FACEBOOK: Coming soon

CANCELLEDFall Makers + Shakers: Boozy Artisan Market

Over 150 artisan vendors curated for your shopping pleasure, a build-your-own-Bloody Mary bar, Mimosa Bar, cash bar, photo wall, vendor giveaways, free booze samples, gift wrapping station, and more.

DATE: Friday November 27 & Saturday November 28, 2020

TIME: 11-5pm

LOCATION: Buffalo Grand Hotel, 120 Church Street

TICKETS: Coming soon

FACEBOOK: Coming soon

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