With “Day in the Park” happening this weekend, it’s a sure sign that summer has arrived. From now until to Labor Day Weekend there are a slew of events and happenings occurring on Main Street in Clarence. As a collective, these events are very representational of what makes Clarence, NY a great place to live. Here’s your guide for your summertime fun on Main Street.

Mary Ramsey, John Lomardo and Jeff Erickson of 10,000 Maniacs last headlined Rock The Barn in 2010.
Rock the Barn, July 15-16, 2016

Saturday, June 25, 2016 – 33rd Annual “Day in the Park” and “Bark in the Park” – Clarence Town Park – a ton of events wrapped up in one day. Includes fireworks.

Sat. July 2 to Mon. July 4, 2016 – HollowFest – Clarence Town Park, 10405 Main Street – three days of fun, carnival rides, food, contests, live music and fireworks on the 4th!

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Colorful car spotted at Clarence Hollow Farmers’ Market

Saturday, July 9, 2016 – Clarence Hollow Historical Walk, departs from the farmers’ market, 10717 Main Street – learn the history of the Hollow with Erie County Historian, Doug Kohler.

Saturday, July 9, 2016, 12:00 p.m. – Bike corral dedication, Clarence Bike Path, Clarence Hollow Farmers’ Market, 10717 Main Street – enjoy a celebration of a new bike corral created by sculptor Mark Griffis and repair station on the Clarence Bike Path. Made possible by grants from the Clarence Rotary and the Clarence Hollow Association.

Sunday, July 10, 2016, 7:00 p.m. – Clarence Concert Association Presents: American Musical Giants, Clarence Town Park, 10405 Main Street – free concert featuring some of America’s most beloved songs. 

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Clarence Summer Concert Series present by Clarence Concert Association.
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Fun for all ages this summer on Main Street in Clarence.

Tuesday, July 12, 2016, 5:30 p.m. – Clarence Historical Society Annual Picnic, Clarence Town Park – bring a dish to pass, guest lecture too!

Thursday, July 14, 2016, 7:00 p.m. – Clarence Concert Association Presents: Clarence Summer Band.” Clarence Town Park, 10405 Main Street. – free concert with William Eicher conducting.

Thursday, July 14, 2016, 7:00 p.m. – Asa Ransom House Lawn Concert – Chris Maloney. 10529 Main Street – free concert on front lawn of Asa Ransom House. Bring lawn chair. Food and beverages available.

Fri. July 15 & Sat. July 16, 2016 – Rock the Barn. Fundraiser concert for Meals on Wheels.  at the big yellow barn at 9015 Main Street – two day concert that includes food and family fun. Rock and roll and country music. Celebrating its 12th year! Classic rockers Fare Trade headlining Friday night, Caitlin headlines Saturday night with a country music set. 

Saturday, July 16, 2016, 8:00 a.m. – Clarence Hollow Farmers’ Market Fire Safety Day, 10717 Main Street – special reminders about keeping your household safe. 

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Art opening at Canvas Salon & Gallery on Sat. July 16th.

Saturday, July 16, 2016 – 6:00 p.m.  – Art Opening: Richard Christian. Canvas Salon, 9520 Main Street – Canvas Salon’s art openings are wonderful affairs. Artist Richard Christian uses themes of literature in his creations. 

Saturday, July 16, 2016, 8:00 p.m. – Concert: Trick Pony, Nashville’s 2, 8166 Main Street – Western New York’s premier country & western nightclub features concert by Trick Pony. Opening the show Marshall Dillon Band.

Sunday, July 17, 2016, 7:00 p.m. – Clarence Concert Association Presents: “Star Wars/Fantasy & Fables,” Clarence Town Park, 10405 Main Street – enjoy the music from one of the most beloved movies of all-time. Free.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016, 7:00 p.m. – Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra at Clarence Town Park, 10405 Main Street – a glorious night of music from the world-class Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra. Free.

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Taste of Clarence and Cruise Night will take place on Monday, August 1st.

Sunday, July 24, 2016, 7:00 p.m. – Clarence Concert Association Presents: “Opera on Broadway!” at Clarence Town Park, 10405 Main Street – a night of opera on Main Street. Free!

Thursday, July 28, 2016, 7:00 p.m. – Asa Ransom House Lawn Concerts – Magic of Course, 10529 Main Street. Free concert on front lawn of Asa Ransom House. Bring lawn chair. Food and beverages available.

Sunday, July 31, 2016, 7:00 p.m.  Clarence Concert Association Presents:  “Gypsy Magic” at Clarence Town Park, 10405 Main Street. Another free concert presented by the Clarence Concert Association.

Monday, August 1, 2016 – Taste of Clarence and Cruise Night, Clarence Town Park – a community celebration of Clarence’s restaurants and classic cars. It’s the best of both worlds.

Thursday, August 4, 2016, 6:30 p.m. – Asa Ransom House Lawn Concerts – Flipside, 10529 Main Street – One of Buffalo’s favorite bands will play this free lawn concert. Bring lawn chairs. Food and beverages available. 

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Clarence Hollow Farmers’ Market features entertainment and special guests weekly.

Saturday, August 6, 2016  8:00 a.m. – Clarence Hollow Farmers’ Market Chef Showcase & National Farm Day, 10717 Main Street – learn from local chefs and also educate yourself on local farms on this special day at the farmers’ market. 

Sunday, August 7, 2016, 7:00 p.m. Clarence Concert Association Presents: “Dancing Under the Stars” at Clarence Town Park 10405 Main Street – the Buffalo Jazz & Swing Band will have you dancing under the stars on the final summer concert of the season. 

Saturday, August 27, 2016, 8:00 a.m. – Clarence Hollow Farmers’ Market Butterfly Release – 10717 Main Street. – watch the release of butterflies during this fun event.

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