Author - Kristen

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Food Truck Tuesdays Return to Larkin!
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Great New Eats: The AVB
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Dyngus Day: A Buffalo Tradition

Food Truck Tuesdays Return to Larkin!

For those of you with summer classes, or those of you who want to “celebrate” the beginning of exams, a very popular event is coming back to town, and you won’t want to miss it. A couple of years ago, Buffalo’s Larkin District began its’ massive revitalization, and began to plan events in the now very picturesque Larkin Square. What once used to be old, empty buildings are now the corporate offices for First Niagara Bank, as well as privately owned restaurants, and even a new brewery!

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Great New Eats: The AVB

Move over Cantina Loco…Allentown has a new hot hangout spot. Allen Burger Venture is the latest restaurant to be added to the list of fantastic Allentown eateries, all of which satisfy something different for the Buffalo foodie.

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Dyngus Day: A Buffalo Tradition

The Monday after Easter, commonly known to those of Polish heritage as Dyngus Day, is very much alive and well in Buffalo, New York. Buffalo is home to one of the largest Polish populations in the country, and is known around the world for the Dyngus Day celebrations. For those of you who don’t know, Dyngus Day is a centuries old Polish holiday. The Monday after Easter, it is held to signify spring and a good harvest. Traditionally, attractive girls were drenched in water by men, and hit with pussywillows. A girl could protect herself from getting soaked by giving[…]

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