Step Out Buffalo Podcast

June 20 - 24 Best things to do this weekend

An episode of Step Out Buffalo Podcast

By Step Out Buffalo
Find out about what's happening this weekend, where to get the best food & drink, dog-friendly spots, new restaurants, hidden gems, things to do, and everything in between. Emily and Lauren from Step Out Buffalo are your guides with the inside scoop on everything and anything you need to know about having a good time in Buffalo & WNY in 15 minutes or less. Tune in, skip the FOMO, and step out, Buffalo! For more check out and @stepoutbuffalo on social.
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Fast 5 Stories: June 19
Introducing our newest podcast series within the Step Out Buffalo podcast! In this episode Lauren and Emily run through 5 fun "news" stories that we think you'd be dying to know about - each in 60 seconds or less. Where do we get our info? Instagram, the street, gossip around the office (and town), you know the drill. This week on SOB's Fast 5 Stories: There's a gourmet ice cream sandwich pop up shop Fattey Beer Co.- Now Open Plant News x2 Kin Loch Farmsted - Now Open Fig Tree Patisserie - Now Open
July 19, 2019
July 17 - 21 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: Emily tells us about her weekend in the Finger Lakes & at Three Brothers Winery and Lauren accidentally participated in Kenmore's Giant Garage Sale Weekend. Part 2: Coming up this weekend... Rock the Barn Music Festival Pucho's Grease Pole Festival 2019 Grown Up Night of Play Eat Rite Sports Expo Galbani Italian Heritage Festival 2019 BurgerFest 2019 Water Lantern Festival 2019 Thomas Rhett 44th Annual Waldfest Barks at the Brewery Wiz Khalifa: The Decent Exposure Tour
July 17, 2019
Jul 10 - 14 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: We recap 4th of July festivities, an attempt to see the tall ships, Lou's Diner, The Quarter, and Lauren's 24 Hours in Toronto. Part 2: Coming Up This Weekend... Pirates Festival Bricks & Brews Macedonian Festival Finger Lakes Wine Festival Genesee County Fair Chalk Festivals (2) Taste of Buffalo Buffalo Book Fest BPO East Side Festival Canal Fest 2019
July 10, 2019
The Best Things We've Tried This Month: Episode 1 (June)
We're launching a new series within our podcast called "The Best Things We've Tried This Month"! Every month, we'll recap the best things we (SOB staff members) have tried over the past month or so - including food, restaurants, activities, things - you know. Here's what Lauren, Emily, and Summer Intern Maddy tried in June: Balanced Body's Meal Prep Service Campfire Grill Perry, NY (Ration Wine Bar & Silver Lake Brewing) Boxstar Training Canalside Summer Workout Black Button Distilling Old Falls Street Friday Night Block Party Concert series The Healthy Scratch Santora’s Pizza Pub & Grill’s FIRST brunch & Bloody Mary Flights Los Compadres in Batavia The Grange's Breakfast Pizza Main Street Ice Cream's Ice Cream Flights
July 9, 2019
July 3 - 7 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: We recap Batavia Downs Rockin' the Downs Concert, La Divina, Riverworks, and Marble + Rye. Part 2: Here's what's happening this weekend: Clarence Hollowfest Fireworks Errwhere Pride at the Falls Ellicottville Music Festival French & Indian War Encampment Historic Niagara on the Lake Garden Tours Elevator Alley Kayak Tour Buffalo Jazz Composers Workshop
July 3, 2019
June 26 - 30 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: Lauren tells us about Buffalo Summer Solstice, Duende, Buffalo Brewers Festival, and popups happening at Canalside. Then Emily talks about the TR Site's Unexpected Inauguration Tour and the new Resurgence Brewery in the Old First Ward. Part 2: Coming up this weekend: Jake Owen UCC Dancing With the Stars Taste of Diversity Festival 2019 2nd Annual Brews for BUR & Cornhole Tournament Canalside Live Series: T.I. The Roycroft Summer Festival Art & Antique Show Human Buffalove #6
June 26, 2019
June 19 - 23 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: Emily recaps Taste of Country, Aladdin, and her most recent visit to Belt Line Brewery and Lauren recaps a dismantled Discover Kenmore and what she did instead. Part 2: Coming up this weekend we're talking about... Kerfuffle 2019 11th Annual BBQ & Blues Fest Buffalo Arts Studio Summer Solstice at Silo City New Kids on the Block: Mixtape Tour Shakespeare in Delaware Park Ride for Roswell Brews for Buffalo Autism Project Night Nation Run Buffalo EVL Paddlefest Strawberry Moon Festival
June 19, 2019
21 Questions: Summer Edition (Part 1)
Lauren, Emily & our summer intern Maddy answer questions from Instagram: Best unique beers in Buffalo Post-work Buffalo activities Best Bike Trails Best park shelters for events Free summer events/activities Guide to Farmers Markets in Buffalo Best places for a date Guide to best chocolatiers Bottomless Mimosa Brunch Best Wings Dog friendly restaurants/patios Guide to weekly free concerts Best/must-see things to show out of towners Best Sunday funday activities Best places to get pancakes
June 14, 2019
June 12 - 16 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: Lauren recaps South Buffalo Porch Fest Part 2: Coming up this weekend... Wild Brews Toyota Taste of Country Buffalo River Fest & Rigidized Regatta Juneteenth Festival Zac Brown Band Buffalo Niagara Dragon Boat Festival Discover Kenmore 2019 Lewiston Garden Fest 2019 Thin Man Brewery Third Annual Summer Street Festival Hamburg Wine About Buffalo Fiericon Rockin' 2019: Death Cab for Cutie
June 12, 2019
June 7 - 9 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: We recap the Pints + Pierogi Fest and Lauren dishes about Marotto's Clam Bar. Part 2: The best things to do this weekend include... Superhero Walk & Run for Children's Mental Health Sea Lio Rescue Run 5K The Bash for Mercy Flight Hanson String Theory Allentown Art Festival + Allen West Fest Beercus! - 5th Anniversary Party New York State Yoga Festival South Buffalo Porchfest 7th Annual Crossroads Bluesfest Live on Mars: A tribute to David Bowie
June 5, 2019
12 Best Festivals Happening in WNY This June
Lauren and Emily handpicked their top favorite festivals happening in June. Listen to find out what to expect at these upcoming events: Pride Festival 2019 Allentown Art Festival + Allen West Festival New York State Yoga Festival East Aurora Music Fest South Buffalo Porchfest Buffalo River Fest & Rigidized Regatta Buffalo Niagara Dragon Boat Festival Thin Man Brewery Third Annual Summer Solstice Street Festival Kerfuffle 2019 11th Annual BBQ & Blues Festival Buffalo Brewers Festival Taste of Diversity Festival 2019
May 31, 2019
May 29 - June 2 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: Lauren recaps Balloons Over Letchworth this past weekend. Part 2: Coming up this weekend: Buffalo Greek Festival Shawn Wayans BuffaLOVE Fest Wine & Cheese on Niagara Wine Trail Larkinville Block Party Twenty One Pilots Pride Parade Pints + Pierogi Fest
May 29, 2019
May 22 - 26 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: Lauren & Emily recap Hamburg Music Fest and Lauren's adventures at 100 Acres Brunch and The Draft Room's beer garden. Part 2: Coming up this weekend... Chris Young @ Darien Lake Memorial Day Weekend Summer Kickoff Party An American Salute Nitro Circus Luenell Totally Buffalo Festival Jazz in the Vineyard NYBP Firepit Festival
May 22, 2019
5/15 - 5/19 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: We talk about what we've done recently including Trivia at Salumeria Belsito, Jays Artisan Pizza, Penny Lane Cafe, and Makers + Shakers (and later in the episode Emily remembers she went to Cantina 62). Part 2: Here's what's happening this weekend and what you can expect: 2019 Nickel City Con Faux Fest 2019 Frank Caliendo Buffalo Porchfest SpaceFest Hamburg Music Festival 42 North’s Full Circle Fest 2019 Billy Ray Cyrus SkyRide 2019
May 15, 2019
Best Bars to Watch Game of Thrones in WNY
In honor of the last two episodes EVER, we pulled together a guide to bars hosting viewing parties for the next couple Sundays including Founding Fathers, Lakeward Spirits, Buffalo Cigars, and The Sterling. You're welcome.
May 10, 2019
May 8 - 12 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: Lauren & Emily recap their recent adventures including Don Juan's, The Terrace's Brunch, Buffalo Cherry Blossom Festival, Buffalo History Museum, Molinaro's Ristorante and Naan-tastic. Part 2: This weekend features World's Largest Yard Sale, PA Line, A City of Buffalo Pop-up Shop, Fantasy Island Food Truck Fest, Mother's Day Weekend Ensemble of Music, Mother's Day at Rolling Hills Asylum, KT Tunstall, Spring Makers + Shakers: Boozy Artisan Market, & our picks for Mother's Day brunch.
May 8, 2019
Iconic Buffalo-Style Pizzas Around Town
Lauren & Rick break down SOB contributor Mandy Bly @buffalopizzablogger's list of 9 Iconic Buffalo-Style Pizzas around WNY. Hear their thoughts & more! 1. Carbone’s Pizzeria – South Buffalo and Lovejoy 2. Lovejoy Pizzeria – Lovejoy and Buffalo 3. Imperial Pizza – South Buffalo 4. Johnny’s Pizzeria – Cheektowaga 5. Bocce Club Pizza – Amherst and Williamsville 6. Muscarella’s Pizza – Williamsville 7. D’Agostino’s Pizza – Depew 8. DiPaulo’s Pizzeria – Tonawanda 9. Mustachio’s Pizza – Kenmore
May 6, 2019
May 1 - 5 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: Rick recaps the Special Waygu Beef Dinner at Roost Part 2: Lauren & Rick talk about what to do this weekend including The Book of Mormon, Adele Givens, American Cancer Society's Derby Day, Cinco Weekend at Deep South Taco, Buffalo Cherry Blossom Festival, May the Fourth be With You: The Music of Star Wars at Kleinhans, Wedding Crashers Reception, Cinco de Mayo Party at Hatchets & Hops, and finally Delaware Avenue Bites & Sites.
May 1, 2019
April 24 - 28 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: We're discussing The Little Club on Hertel, The Grange Community Kitchen in Hamburg, Giancarlo’s in Williamsville and - wait for it - Dave & Busters lol. Part 2: This weekend's best events include Nachopalooza, The Roast, The 2019 Decorator's Show House, Patriots' Day Weekend at Old Fort Niagara, Taste of the Trail, Boom Days, Buffalo State Runway 12, and Tyler Henry the Hollywood Medium.
April 24, 2019
Where to Get Your Polish Food Fix Across WNY
Lauren & Emily run down the best places to get Polish food all over WNY including: The Broadway Market K Sisters Authentic Pierogi Ru's Pierogi Potts Deli & Grille Polish Nook R&L Lounge Gadawski's Restaurant Prosit Restaurant Food Truck Gram's Pierogi House Polish Villa I & II Mazurek's Bakery Chrusciki Bakery
April 19, 2019
April 17 - 21 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: We talk about our experiences - yes two separate experiences - at the brand new Thin Man Brewery / Tappo Pizza in Black Rock. Part 2: This weekend involves Easter Weekend at Botanical Gardens, Nikki Glaser, Pils, Pierogi and Polka, All the Sports including Buffalo Bisons, Queen City Roller Girls, and Buffalo Bandits, Loderpalooza 90's Festival, Where to Grab Easter Brunch, and Dyngus Day Parade and Party at the Central Terminal. 
April 17, 2019
April 10 - 14 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: Fun things we've done recently like *surprise surprise* ... eating out! We're talking about Black Iron Bystro, Aroma on North French, Hamlin House, Lauren's favorite bar Matinee, and Pallet Cafe. Part 2: Coming up this weekend we have 2019 NCAA Men's Frozen Four, Tribute to Earth Wind and Fire, Block Party, Corey Holcomb, Taste of Paradise, Easter Bunny Breakfast at the Zoo, Easter Egg Hunt at Botanical Gardens, The Doobie Brothers, 6th Annual Buffalo's Greatest 80s Party, and The Worlds Largest 90s Party Part 3: Everything you need to know about CIL - a podcast exclusive.
April 10, 2019
4 Essential New Restaurants to Try This Spring
Emily & Lauren roundup a list of the most notable new restaurant openings over the past few months including Belt Line Brewery, PK Eats, Naan-tastic, and Imperial Pizza. Listen for everything you need to know about these brand new spots!
April 8, 2019
April 3 - 7 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: We're recapping the Buffalo Sweet Tooth Festival hosted by Step Out Buffalo & The Cheesecake Guy including our favorites, the winners, and more. Part 2: Best Things to do this weekend include Local Restaurant Week, Buffalo Bisons Opening Week, ComedySportz 11th Annual Improvathon, Thawfest 4, 80s, 90s, 00s Silent Disco of the Decades, Buffalo Wine Festival, Halfway to Oktoberfest, Expecto Bar Crawl, Justin Timberlake, Kristin Chenoweth, and 13th Annual Taste of Culinary.
April 3, 2019
Mar 27 - 31 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: Lauren tells us about her experiences at the Mariah Carey Concert, EXPO Market and all the new things happening there, Matinee, and Shango Brunch. Part 2: This weekend we cover Rent, The Trews, Springtime in the Country, 2019 Buffalo Motorama, Maple Weekend, Edible Book Festival, Another 80s Ski Party, and Buffalo Sweet Tooth Festival.
March 27, 2019
Step Out Buffalo's Spring Bucket List
Get a bomb fish fry, visit the cider mill (what!?), Local Restaurant Week, check out the AMC Downtown, Roost 4/20 Dinner, Dyngus Day Parade, Check out 3 new breweries, take a HIIT fitness class, See a huge name IRL (JT, Kristen Chenoweth, Condoleezza Rice, Aziz Ansari & Nikki Glaser, and attend Spring Makers + Shakers.
March 25, 2019
Mar 20 - Mar 24 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part One: Lauren tells us about her experience at Belt Line Brewery, the Tappo Igloos, Perks, Duffs & their Micro Brewery, and more. Part Two: Coming up this weekend we have Buffalo International Jewish Film Festival, Ariana Grande, Tokyo Police Club, Mariah Carey: Caution World Tour, Beerology, WWE Live, and Buffalo Whiskey Riot.
March 20, 2019
Mar 13 - 17 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Part 1: Recap of Buffalo Bloody Mary Festival + the winners and our personal favorites. Part 2: Fun things we've done recently - Belt Line Brewery, Mansard Inn's French Onion Soup, Susan Naturally Day Spa, Studio Hue's Blanket-knitting class.  Part 3: Best things to do this weekend including Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at JP's Fitzgeralds, 7th Annual Keybank Live @ O'Larkin, The Town Pants St. Patrick's Day Celebration, St. Patrick's Day Parade with Crikwater, The Observers & Middlemen at Babeville, 2019 Old Neighborhood St. Patrick's Day Parade, 2019 Downtown St. Patricks Day Parade, St. Patrick's Day Parade Celebration with EPIC, & DBGBs St. Paddy's Day Party, & Kegs & Eggs: St. Patrick's Day.
March 13, 2019
The Whiskey Bar Episode
Emily, Lauren, & Rick dicuss whiskey, our levels of expertise on the subject (or lack there of for some of us), our favorite whiskey bars and places to get whiskey and whiskey cocktails around WNY, and everything you need to know about the upcoming Buffalo Whiskey Riot.
March 11, 2019
Mar 6 - 10 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Our thoughts on Dominos, notable things we've done recently - shoutout to that Vegan Baking Betch!, plus the best things to do this weekend including A Taste of Vegan, Art of Beer, Ellicottville Winter Carnival, Mumford & Sons,  2019 Buffalo Home Show (with a disclaimer though), Haters Roast - The Shady Tour, St. Patty's Bar Crawl, and Buffalo Boss Babes Speaker Series: Empower. Let's get to it!
March 6, 2019
Feb 27 - Mar 3 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Backyard Classic Hockey Tournament, 26th Annual Advance Auto Parts Cavalcade of Cars, Mardi Gras Party, Shamrock Run 2019, SHE is ME: LIVE!, Disturbed, HEAL BFLO Yoga Retreat and Festival, 2019 Buffalo Bloody Mary Fest
February 27, 2019
The Bloody Mary Episode
We're talking about our favorite bloody marys in Buffalo. Buckle up.
February 25, 2019
Feb 20 - 24 Best Things to Do This Weekend
WNY Home and Outdoor Living Show, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in Concert, Blake Shelton, Poutine Month at Three Sisters, Penguin Paddle, Williamsville Soup Stroll, Singles Party, The Music of Billy Joel, Elton John and more, and Snow Roll Buffalo
February 20, 2019
Feb 13 - 17 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Labatt Blue Pond Hockey Tournament, Valentine's Day with Steve Byrne, Anti-Valentine's Day Speed Dating, The Wake, Brewski 2019, Master of Illusion - Believe the Impossible, Cork Head Wine Festival, and Statler City Psychic Fair 2019
February 13, 2019
10 Essential New Restaurants to Try This Winter
Belt Line Brewery, Froth Brewing, Labatt Brew House, Mundy Cakes, Pastry by Camille's Maison Le Caer, Root & Bloom Cafe, Teton Kitchen Elmwood, The Little Club, VilaVerde, and Yey's Cafe
February 11, 2019
Feb 6 - 10 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Beer Tasting Event with Garrett Oliver, Harlem Globetrotters, Hamburg Experience Psychic Fair, Kid Fest, Cupid's Undie Run, Buffalo Winter HopFest, The Art of the Brick, Kegs & Eggs, and Blackened Sabbath Brunch
February 6, 2019
Jan 30 - Feb 3 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Naughty Nacho Party, Absolute Journey, Tuck Everlasting, Barks & Brews: Valentine Edition, Disc Golf Ice Bowl and Artisan & Craft Fair, Barre at the Bar, and the 4th Annual Poutine Eating Contest
January 30, 2019
21 Questions: Part 2
We talk about the best cheap eats, not-to-miss winter events, where to watch sports, WTF happened to our Canalside Bar Crawl & Buffalo Cocktail Classic (RIP), Best sushi, where to live DT, all you can eat crab legs, fave hangout spots, good study spots, first restaurant you'd take a tourist to, and the best itinerary for a girls day in Buffalo.
January 28, 2019
Jan 23 - 27 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Lumagination, Disney on Ice, Buffalo Wine & Chocolate Festival, Larkinville Ice Festival, Buffalo Groundhog Day, 8th Annual Niagara Wine and Beer Festival, Explore Buffalo's Winter Gala, Winterfest at Chestnut Ridge, Brewer’s Invitational Beer Festival 
January 23, 2019
Jan 16 - 20 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Town of Tonawanda Winterfest, Winter Blues Weekend, Greater Niagara Fishing + Outdoor Expo, Antique Estate Auction, Sausage Fest, The Music of Led Zeppelin, Snow Roll XI, and Women's March
January 16, 2019
Part 1: 21 Questions with Step Out Buffalo
Lauren & Emily answer 12 questions like the best hiking trails for you and your pup, best restaurants open on Sundays, where to see live music, concepts missing in Buffalo, and more!
January 15, 2019
Jan 9 - 13 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Big Jay Oakerson, Creative Mornings with Victor Parra Gonzalez, The Strictly Hip, SPAMALOT, National Learn to Ski or Snowboard Celebration, Batavia Experience Psychic Fair, Miss Buffalo Scholarship Competition, Live Well Buffalo Festival
January 9, 2019
Best Things to Do This Weekend: NYE Edition
This week we're talking about our favorite New Year's Eve options for a night out in WNY.
December 26, 2018
Dec 19 - 23 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Gingerbread Wonderland, Steve-O! at Helium, Santa and Reindeer Christmas Train Rides, It WAS a Wonderful Life, The Nutcracker at Shea's, Totally Buffalo's Free Procrastinator's Pop-up Shop, Hotel Henry's Holiday Market, Winter Gala @ Rec Room
December 19, 2018
Dec 12 - 16 Best Things to Do This Weekend
98 Degrees Holiday Show, Champions of Magic, Lindsey Stirling, Holiday Happenings at the Aurora Theatre, Elm Street Holiday Market, Cookie Fest, Nate Gatze, and Trans-Siberian Orchestra
December 12, 2018
All the Holiday Things Episode
We're talking about all the holiday things - including where to cut down your own Christmas tree, holiday markets where you can get last minute gifts, shops, festive activities, cinnamon rolls, and where to get a Tom & Jerry.
December 11, 2018
Dec 5 - 9 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Lauren and Emily are back! This week / weekend look forward to A City of Artists Market, Kissmas Bash, Ilana Glazer, SantaCon, Holiday Artisan Market at Flying Bison, Buffalo Sabres vs Philadelphia Flyers, Thin Man Brewery Christmas Street Party, Castle by Candlelight, Jingle Bell Jam, and Santa Drop at New York Beer Project.
December 5, 2018
Nov 28 - Dec 2 Best Things to Do This Week
Alternative Buffalo's Kerfuffle Before Christmas, Holiday markets galore, and Lewiston Christmas Walk
November 28, 2018
Nov 21 - 25 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Christmas in Ellicottville, Fairgrounds Festival of Lights, Polar Express Train Rides, Buffalo Women's Gifts, Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias, Buffalo Afrobeat Orcestra, World's Largest Disco, and Fall Makers + Shakers: Boozy Artisan Market
November 21, 2018
Nov 14 - 18 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Best things to do this weekend: Bottles & Bites: Flavors of Fall, CASCADES OF FIRE, 80s Party for the Food Bank of WNY, Christmas at the Wurlitzer Craft and Gift Showcase, Lockport Tour of Homes, 90s Bar Crawl, A Drag Queen Christmas, Elton Rohn - Ultimate Elton John Experience, Rochester Bloody Mary Fest
November 14, 2018
Nov 7 - 11 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Here's what to do this weekend in this sloppy November weather: Craft Beer & Wine Tasting Social, Experience Psychic Fair Buffalo, Share the Bounty, Adult Dino Fest, Holiday Valley Trucks ‘n Brews, Meat Raffles, & Holiday Valley Beer and Wine Festival
November 7, 2018
Our 2018 *Basic* Buffalo Fall Bucket List
We talk about tons of stuff you *need* to remember to do before fall is over including tailgating at a Bills game, Hatchets & Hops, shop local - apparel & home goods, see a movie at a local theater, day trip to Ellicottville, find and eat apple everything, solve an escape room, take a fall foliage hike, visit a cider mill, and more.
November 5, 2018
Oct 31 - Nov 4 Best Things to Do This Weekend
We're chatting about Christmas in the Country, Death at the Distillery, Fiddler On The Roof, Restore Find and Flip, Whole Foods Market Local Vendor Fair, Open-hearth Cooking During French Heritage Day, Peak n Peek Wurst Party Ever, & Dueling Pianos. Plus what we did this past weekend and what we have coming up for Step Out Events.
October 31, 2018
Best Things to Do This Weekend Oct 24 - 28
Hosts Emily & Lauren talk about the best things to do this upcoming Halloween weekend including Truck or Treat, Oktoberfest at the Wurlitzer, Holiday Arts and Crafts and Knox Farm, Witches Ball, Rise Halloween: The Freak Out!, The Crawling Dead: Halloween Bar Crawl, The Iron Event, and JT!
October 24, 2018
Oct 17 - 22 Best Things to Do This Weekend
First we talk about the awesome new logo we launched this week, then we talk about what we did this past weekend - Becker Farms, brunch at Alchemy, dinner at Toutant, a quick trip to Ellicottville, the usual. Then on to the best things this weekend including Local Restaurant Week, Tedx Buffalo, Root to Rise Yoga at the Museum, Goo Goo Dolls Dizzy Up the Girl Concert, Light the Night Buffalo, Hallowine Murder Mystery, Choctoberfest, Spooky Overnight at the Museum, and Crawl-O-Ween East Aurora Bar Crawl.
October 17, 2018
Top 10 Haunted Things to Do This Month
In this Halloween-themed episode we're talking about our picks for haunted hayrides, tours, walks, pub crawls, and events over the next couple weeks all over WNY.
October 15, 2018
Oct 10 - 14 Best Things to Do This Weekend
This week sh*t got cray with a special co-host and a ton of events including a meat raffle, haunted food truck rodeo, ShakesFEAR, several oktoberfests, Cider Fest, and more. Plus, we discuss haunted stuff to do in Toronto. YOLO
October 10, 2018
Oct 3 - 7 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Our picks for this week/weekend... drum roll plz... 43North Finals, Taps & Apps, A Night at the Asylum with Syfy's Ghost Hunters Steve and Tango, Allentown Fall Festival, City Murals by Bike Tour, Spirits with the Spirits, Halloween Festival at the Buffalo Central Terminal, and Ellicottville Fall Festival.
October 3, 2018
Sept 26 - 30 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Our picks this weekend include Buffalo Whiskey Riot, Larkinville Block Party, tonzzzz of Oktoberfest events, Malt Fest, Roycroft Campus Fall Festival, The Price is Right Live, and Bourbon, Bacon & BBQ. Click play to hear why.
September 26, 2018
10 New Essential Fall Restaurants to Try This Fall
Here's the list of the newest restaurants in WNY and what to expect when you go including: Alchemy Wine & Beer, Community Beer Works, Craft and Cork, Duende, Homegrown Kitchen, Misuta Chows, Prescott's Provisions, Roots Coffee & Tea, Stack Burger 2.0, and Waves.
September 24, 2018
Sept 19 - 23 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Here's what's happening this weekend: Fall Zoo Brew, Ballpark Brew Bash, Oinktoberfest, Museum Day, WNY Fiber Arts Festival, Borderland Music & Arts Festival, Niagara Wine Trail Harvest Festival, & ChalkFest Buffalo. Oh and the Bills are probably screwing things up for us somewhere on Sunday, but we don't talk about that.
September 19, 2018
Sept 12 - 16 Best Things to Do This Weekend
This week we're talking about the start of Buffalo Beer Week, Curtain Up!, Adult Bubble Fest, Buffalonia, Great Pumpkin Festival Opening Weekend, Tour de Farms, RBC Oktoberfest Bash, and Hamburg Oktoberfest.
September 12, 2018
11 Patio Picks for Fall
We're talking about our top 11 picks for outdoor patios to enjoy this fall + a couple bonus patios for good measure. Hear what we have to say and why these spots made the list: Black Sheep, Deep South Taco, Five Points Bakery, Hydraulic Hearth, Resurgence, Lake Effect Ice Cream, Blackthorn, 42 North Brewing, Prescotts Provisions, Lucias on the Lake, & Waterstreet Landing.
September 10, 2018
Sept 5 - 9 Best Things to Do This Weekend
This weekend is stuffed with good stuff like Niagara County Peach Festival, After Party for the Parks, 7th Annual Taste of East Aurora, 16th Annual Music is Art Festival, 2nd Annual Fruit Beer Festival ... lot's of annuals I guess... Meatball Street Brawl, Lights Up! Paella on the Patio, and Step Out Buffalo's Game Day Bar Crawl.
September 5, 2018
Best Things to Do This Weekend 8/29 - 9/2
Emily & Lauren discuss their picks for the best things to do this weekend including: Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper Benefit, Road to Borderland Music Festival Craft Brewery Night, Rock Autism Music Fest, Buffalo German Fest, National Buffalo Wing Festival, South Buffalo Irish Festival, and Fall Out Boy with Machine Gun Kelly. Get after it, Buffalo!
August 29, 2018
Aug 22 - 26 Best Things to Do This Weekend in WNY
We're talking about our picks for the best things to do this weekend including Night Lights Music Festival, Chautauqua Food & Film Festival, Buffalo Irish Festival, Northwest Jazz Festival, Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts, One Year Anniversary Drag Brunch, & What's New in Buffalo By Bike Tour. Find out everything you need to know about these events, and why we think they should be on your list.
August 22, 2018
Summer Itch List - Part 2
We're getting into Emily's summer itch list before summer is completely over. What's on it? Misuta Chows, Whirlpool Jet Boat, Rent a Pontoon & Go to Grass Island, Kayaking, Community Beer Works, and Lancaster Speedway.
August 20, 2018
Aug 15 - 19 Best Things to Do This Weekend
150th Grand Celebration of Olmsted Parks, Stations at Silo City, Buffalo Niagara Scottish Festival, The Great Contraption Race, Cocktail City Collaboration, Blackbird Cider Works Summer Cider Festival, Beyonce & Jay-Z, and Griffis Sculpture Park 6th Annual Summer Festival.
August 15, 2018
Aug 8 - 12 Best Things to Do This Weekend
We're chatting about the best things to do this weekend including Disney's Aladdin, Erie County Fair, Encore Airing of Risky Builders, Big Bounce America, Jason Aldean, Lewiston Art Festival & Chalk Walk Competition, Taste of Ellicottville, and Taste of Lockport.
August 8, 2018
Aug 1 - 5 Best Things to Do This Weekend
We're spilling our thoughts about: Niagara County Fair, Eden Corn Festival, Jeff Dunham, Jack Craft Fair, Buffalo Booze and Brews Music Festival, Cattaraugus County Fair, Forest Lawn's Famous History Trolley Tour, 5th Annual WNY Vegfest
August 1, 2018
21 Questions with Step Out Buffalo - Part 2
We answer your questions! Best seafood joints? Mexican? Why #hashtagstepoutbuffalo? West Seneca bars... Clubs for meeting young professionals? Coffee shops with outdoor space? Fave appetizers? Neighborhood? Starting your own business? What do I need to know after moving here from Dallas?
July 30, 2018
July 25 - 29 Best Things to Do This Weekend
Emily & Lauren cover the best things to do this weekend including Farmhouse to Brewhouse, Cobblestone Live Music + Arts Festival, Garden Walk Buffalo, Jazz and Blues Weekend in Ellicottville, Lebanese Festival, Ludacris at Canalside, Niagara Wine USA Festival, and Live Well Buffalo: A Feel Good Fest.
July 25, 2018
July 18 - 22 Best Things to Do This Weekend
We're talking about our favorite picks for this weekend in Buffalo & WNY including where to see outdoor movies, Wines in the Wild, Party on the Portico, Burgerfest, Kickstock Kickball Festival, and Outer Harbor Brunch Festival.
July 18, 2018
21 Questions with Step Out Buffalo - Part 1
Lauren & Emily answer Instagram questions about Buffalo & Step Out Buffalo: Underrated parks? Trivia nights? Iced coffee? How do we unwind? Working at SOB? Best activities and hidden gems for newbies to the area? Favorite Salons? Where to meet a sugar daddy? No, seriously.
July 16, 2018
July 11 - 15 Best Things to Do This Weekend
The best things to do this weekend July 11 - 15: July Concert Series at Central Terminal, Italian Festival, Arrested Development, Ships 'n' Bottles, Chalk Festivals, Buffalo Niagara Blues Festival, and Canal Fest + a Live Well Buffalo preview!
July 11, 2018
5 New Restaurants to Try in WNY
We're talking about the 5 newest restaurants in Buffalo & WNY including Root & Bloom, The Tabernacle @ Sweet_ness 7, Dobutsu, Frank Gourmet Hot Dogs, and Pastry by Camille. Find out where they are, what they have to offer, why you should try each one, and how to pronounce Dobutsu.
July 9, 2018
July 4 - July 8: Best Things To Do This Weekend
4th of July Week/Weekend things to do including where to see fireworks, Concrete Central Kayak Tour, Buffalo Book Fest, Jam in the Valley, Taste of Buffalo, David Blaine, & Music in the Woods.
July 4, 2018
June 27 - July 1 Best Things To Do This Weekend
On this episode we're talking Queen City Social, Ellicottville Summer Music Festival, Hollowfest 2018, Buffalo-style Garden Art Sale, Central Terminal Car Show, Taste of Diversity Festival, and DJ Pauly D's Beach Bash.
June 27, 2018
Summer Itch List - Part 1
5 things we here at SOB are dying to do this summer - think restaurants, patios, shops, events, places. In this episode, Lauren gives us her top 5.
June 22, 2018
June 20 - 24 Best things to do this weekend
SOB'S FIRST PODCAST! In this episode, we cover Kiss the Summer Hello, Glassblowing Class, Lewiston Prohibition Tour, Ride for Roswell, Roycroft Summer Festival, Buffalo Brewers Festival, Wurstfest!, Parkside Garden & Architecture Tour, Zac Brown Band, and Cottage District Tour. Instagram & Snapchat: @stepoutbuffalo
June 19, 2018
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