Events at Larkin Square

Join us at Larkin Square for live music, food trucks, our farmers market and vintage and specialty gift shopping at the Larkin Market. Bring a date or the whole family to enjoy downtown Buffalo like you’ve never seen it before. Public events are free and open to the public thanks to the generosity of presenting sponsor First Niagara and sponsor Independent Health.

Mar 7 Saturday

Shamrock Run

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Old First Ward Association presents the annual Shamrock Run through the Old First Ward and Larkinville.  Hydraulic Hearth Restaurant & Brewery and Flying Bison Brewery open during and after the run!

Mar 13 Friday

2015 Live at O’Larkin

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

live at olarkin 2015 poster-01The 3rd Annual Live at O’Larkin takes place Friday, March 13th from 5pm-8pm in Larkin Square! The celebration will feature dozens of food trucks favorites, live traditional Irish music, and festive drinks including the much anticipated GREEN beer!


Mar 31 Tuesday

Author Series with featured author Murder in Buffalo Night!

5:00 pm - 6:45 pm

An evening of suspense with three authors, all writing murder mysteries set in Buffalo.
Jeff Schober- police crime set in 1980s Buffalo, two books in the series.
David Coleman- private detective crime fiction set in modern day Buffalo.
John Grandits- police crime fiction set in 1800’s Buffalo (Canalside)

Sep 10 Thursday

Author Series with featured author Laura Pedersen

5:30 pm - 6:45 pm

Laura Pedersen returns to Larkin Square to talk about her new book: Life in New York: How I Learned to Love Squeegee Men, Token Suckers, Trash Twisters and Subway Sharks will be published by Fulcrum in June 2015. A humorous look at three decades of life in NYC.

Laura’s play For Heaven’s Sake will be opening at the 710 Main St. theatre ( former Studio Arena) on Sept. 17th, 2015


Lunch All Week
  • Everyday at
    The Filling Station
  • Monday: Knight Slider or
  • Tuesday: Whole Hog
  • Wednesday: Lloyd
  • Thursday: Black Market
  • Friday: Amy’s Truck