Past Events


Slow Roll at Shoshone Park

Shoshone Park 1978 Hertel Ave, Buffalo

Our 22nd of 26 free and inclusive Monday night community bike rides brings us for the first time to secluded Shoshone Park, off of Hertel Avenue and the new North Buffalo Rails to Trails. This Monday's 10-mile roundtrip route includes stops in University Heights and Kensington-Bailey as well as neighborhoods Central Park, Lasalle and Leroy along major streets Hertel, Main, Eggert, Kensington and Fillmore. Buffalocal afterparty in Shoshone Park will include fellowship; food from Imperial Pizza, Totally Edible and Fat Bob's Smokehouse; drinks including Buffalocal brews, Chateau Buffalo wines, Snowy Owl Kombucha, Ashker's and pop; and music from DJ Milk Buffalo.

Slow Bowl at Kerns Ave Bowling Center

Kerns Ave Bowling Center 163 Kerns Ave., Buffalo

Join us at Kerns Ave Bowling Center for our third annual Slow Bowl fundraiser! No ride for this gathering - just a fun and informal afternoon of bowling, fellowship, food and drinks. The only formality - a Beat the Champ contest against squad member and 300 club ring-holder Ricky "The Ringer" Singer! - $10 donation includes 2 games and shoes. - Lottery Board - $50 in lottery tickets to the winner (winner need not be present) - $5 to enter Beat The Champ - top score overall to complete against The Ringer, grand prize awarded to the winner - Kerns kitchen open including famous jerk chicken and full bar.

Slow Roll at Clinton & Weiss Streets

Clinton & Weiss Streets Buffalo

Slow Roll Buffalo's penultimate ride of the season, our 25th of 26 free and inclusive Monday night community bike rides marks our first ride starting and ending in Kaisertown, hosted at the corner of Clinton & Weiss streets by a building recently revamped with a welcoming mural and the guidance of Buildup Buffalo, "a boutique brokerage firm specializing in helping small businesses, nonprofits, and startups find space and connections to grow their business." This Monday's 10-mile roundtrip route includes stops in Butler Park and Lovejoy along major streets Clinton, Seneca, Bailey and William. Buffalocal afterparty at Clinton & Weiss will include fellowship; food from Imperial Pizza and Fat Bob's Smokehouse; drinks from Buffalocal brews, Chateau Buffalo wines and more; and live music from DJ LoPro.

Slow Roll at Community Beer Works

Community Beer Works 520 7th Street, Buffalo

Our 26th and final free and inclusive Monday night community bike ride of 2019 brings us back to the Lower West Side home of Community Beer Works, another member of Try-It Distributing's Buffalocal collective to celebrate Buffalo and those breweries that strive to be a part of the community. This Monday's 10-mile roundtrip route includes stops at Delaware Park and Prospect Park, including neighborhoods Lower West Side, Elmwood Village, Allentown, Five Points and Grant-Ferry along major streets Richmond, Forest, Elmwood, West Utica and West Ferry. Buffalocal afterparty at CBW will include fellowship; food from Imperial Pizza and CBW; full bar and live music from DJ Cutler.

Postseason Fundraiser Party

Flying Bison Brewery 840 Seneca St., Buffalo

Join us at Flying Bison for food, drinks and fellowship as we reflect on our 2019 season while raising funds to cover its costs.  

*Snow* Roll XIII – Riding and Curling

Buffalo Curling Club 91 Buffalo China Road, Buffalo

Join us for our first *Snow* Roll of the season and debut at Buffalo Curling Club - food, drinks, fellowship, and curling! Meet at 12 - ride at 12:30 - curling 12-4 - register here for curling, 2 ends for $10 including instruction! Note from the Curling Club: "We request everyone to bring a clean pair of sneakers because dirt and salt are not friendly to curling ice - you bring clean sneakers and dress for 32-40F and we provide the rest! If someone does not have clean sneakers, we have a boot cleaner and will require participants to wear grippers (they go over shoes/boots)." Food from Fat Bob's Smokehouse, drinks from Flying Bison Brewing Company, Chateau Buffalo and more. Before the ride, get a free pair of light gloves from our presenting partner Independent Health. Also, as is *Snow* Roll custom, we're holding a donation drive for an organization especially in need this time of year - this time we're supporting Harvest House, which provides holistic support services to underserved and marginalized community members, and is currently seeking baby and children's needs: new socks; new underwear children's size 3 - 14/16; boys clothing size 5 to 14, especially pants; [...]

*Snow* Roll at Landmark on Pearl

Landmark on Pearl 318 Pearl Street, Buffalo

We ride year-round! Our second of four monthly *Snow* Rolls brings us back to the Landmark on Pearl, on the second floor of a beautifully historic building downtown at 318 Pearl, above Lucky Day Whiskey Bar. Meet at 2:30 - free and inclusive ride at 3 - return in time for NFL playoff games on Landmark's 10-foot screen, with food and a full bar available.