Join us every Monday from 10:00am to noon

throughout the summer for hands-on art workshops that encompass Western New York culture and history through dance, literary/spoken word, music, theatre, and visual arts. Working with the region’s most outstanding artists, Young Audiences presents relevant and engaging educational programming for the diverse children and families who live in and visit Western New York.

With hundreds of events scheduled throughout the year, there’s something for everyone at Canalside. With the latest additions of eateries and free activities, Canalside is the place to be whether you’re looking to unwind or have some fun in the sun or snow. See what else is happening at Canalside!

Schedule of Summer 2016 artists and workshops:
  • We are also at Canalside before Tuesday Night Flix, 7:00 – 8:30 pm:
  • July 5: Patriotic kite making with Meg Albers & “An American Tale”
  • July 19: Under the sea collage creations with Christy Zucarelli & “Finding Nemo”
  • August 2: Super hero mask making with Kris Crosson & “The Avengers”
  • August 16: Paint to Pixel monster art with Kristin Brandt & “Monsters, Inc.”
  • August 30: Extraterrestrial recycled mini sculptures with Marissa Lehner & “E.T.”


More programming to come!


Check out what we did at Canalside last summer.