Visit Buffalo Niagara (VBN)

Buffalo Niagara provides authentic and unexpected experiences to inquisitive explorers. The region’s revitalized waterfront, restored architecture, thriving arts scene, culinary renaissance, vibrant neighborhoods, outdoor activities and historic charm make it a not-to-be-missed treasure.


Contact for tourist related material, and for assistance in booking conventions. Annually publishes Buffalo and Erie County Visitors Guide which provides information on both local and regional attractions, architecture, events and festivals, sports and recreation, and local accommodations (including maps of Downtown Buffalo and Erie County).

Services Provided

Economic and Site Development

  • Environmental Compliance
  • Lease Review
  • Revitalization
  • Site Location Assistance
  • Tax Credits
  • Watershed Planning
  • Economic Forecast
  • Economic Development

Events and Community Building

  • Hackathon / Startup Week or Weekends
  • Pitch Events
  • Neighborhood Fairs and Festivals
  • Startup Drinks
Contact Information
Patrick Kaler
617 Main Street
Suite 200
Buffalo, NY 14203