Parish Events

These are some of the events going on at congregations around Western New York in the next few weeks.

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Williamsville – Summer Carillon Concert Series (July 24)

The carillon concert begins at 7:00 p.m. You are encouraged to arrive early with family, friends, picnics, blankets or lawn chairs for pre-concert festivities. Hot dogs, ice cream and soft drinks are available for a nominal cost, beginning at 6:15 p.m.

Concerts take place rain or shine at Calvary Episcopal Church, 20 Milton Street (at Cayuga Road). In the event of inclement weather, the carillon program can be heard from inside the wheelchair-accessible Church.

Parking is available on neighboring streets and in the municipal parking lot located off South Cayuga Road behind the Beach-Tuyn Funeral Home parking lot. There is an air-conditioned, wheelchair-accessible auditorium for the indoor second-half programs that begin at 8:00 p.m.

The Carillonneur on July 24 is Margaret Pan. The Celtic Spirit Pipe Band will play the second half of the concert.

Williamsville – Summer Carillon Concert Series (July 31)

The carillon concert begins at 7:00 p.m. You are encouraged to arrive early with family, friends, picnics, blankets or lawn chairs for pre-concert festivities. Hot dogs, ice cream and soft drinks are available for a nominal cost, beginning at 6:15 p.m.

Concerts take place rain or shine at Calvary Episcopal Church, 20 Milton Street (at Cayuga Road). In the event of inclement weather, the carillon program can be heard from inside the wheelchair-accessible Church.

Parking is available on neighboring streets and in the municipal parking lot located off South Cayuga Road behind the Beach-Tuyn Funeral Home parking lot. There is an air-conditioned, wheelchair-accessible auditorium for the indoor second-half programs that begin at 8:00 p.m.

The Carillonneur on July 31 is Geert D’Hollander. Crescendo will sing Barbershop for the second half of the concert.

Williamsville – Summer Carillon Concert Series (August 7)

The carillon concert begins at 7:00 p.m. You are encouraged to arrive early with family, friends, picnics, blankets or lawn chairs for pre-concert festivities. Hot dogs, ice cream and soft drinks are available for a nominal cost, beginning at 6:15 p.m.

Concerts take place rain or shine at Calvary Episcopal Church, 20 Milton Street (at Cayuga Road). In the event of inclement weather, the carillon program can be heard from inside the wheelchair-accessible Church.

Parking is available on neighboring streets and in the municipal parking lot located off South Cayuga Road behind the Beach-Tuyn Funeral Home parking lot. There is an air-conditioned, wheelchair-accessible auditorium for the indoor second-half programs that begin at 8:00 p.m.

The Carillonneur on August 7 is Gordon Slater. The Les Davis Jazz Quartet will play for the second half of the concert.

Buffalo – Harvest of Hope (August 8)

On August 8, St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral in Buffalo will host Irish artists Owen Ó Súilleabháin and Pádraig Ó Tuama to celebrate the Celtic feast of the first harvest, known as Lughnasa. 

The event begins at 6 p.m. with Celtic worship and continues at 7:30 p.m. with poetry, stories, music, and a conversation between Ó Súilleabháin and Ó Tuama. The worship service is free; tickets for the entertainment are $15 per person and can be purchased online or by calling 716.855.0900. A portion of the proceeds and the worship offering will help relieve hunger in the Buffalo area.  Visit the St. Paul’s website or email the St. Paul’s office to learn more and find parking details.