Explore a Variety of Things to Do in the Buffalo Area
Distinguished by its close proximity to New Era Field, the Country Inn & Suites hotel is the perfect home base for your Buffalo Bills weekend. In town for other sporting events? Our hotel is also near Coca-Cola Field, home to the Triple-A Buffalo Bisons, and KeyBank Center, the home ice for the NHL Buffalo Sabres. Our location off I-90 in West Seneca places you minutes from shopping destinations like Walden Galleria, Quaker Crossing retail center and McKinley Mall. Plan a fun family outing along Buffalo’s waterfront, where you can find fun things to do like strolling the boardwalk at Canalside or catching a concert at Buffalo RiverWorks. To glimpse an even more impressive water feature, visit Niagara Falls, a 37-minute drive from the hotel.
Sports and Entertainment:
- New Era Field (5.8 miles)
Take part in one of the NFL’s best tailgating experiences at New Era Field, home of the Buffalo Bills.
Phone: +1 (716) 648-1800
- Hamburg Fairgrounds (8.2 miles)
Attend seasonal events like the Erie County Fair in summer or the Festival of Lights in winter at this nearby event venue. For some grown-up fun, bet on your favorite horse at the raceway or test your luck at the casino.
Phone: +1 (716) 649-3900
- Coca-Cola Field (8.8 miles)
Cheer on the Buffalo Bisons at Coca-Cola Field, one of Minor League Baseball’s largest ballparks.
Phone: +1 (716) 846-2000
- KeyBank Center (9.1 miles)
This waterfront event center draws crowds for Buffalo Sabres hockey games as well as concerts featuring popular musicians like Justin Timberlake and the Eagles.
Phone: +1 (716) 855-4100
- Sahlen's Sports Park (10.2 miles)
This 200,000-square-foot indoor sports complex hosts leagues and tournaments for soccer, field hockey, lacrosse and softball just 14 minutes from the hotel.
Phone: +1 (716) 655-7529
- Kissing Bridge (24.2 miles)
From ski slopes to motocross trails, Kissing Bridge welcomes adrenaline-chasers looking for outdoor winter thrills.
Phone: +1 (716) 592-4963
- Darien Lake Amusement Park (34.2 miles)
Go for an exhilarating ride on one of New York’s largest wooden roller coasters, rent a cabana at the water park, and end the evening with the park’s stunning laser show.
Phone: +1 (585) 599-4641
- Holiday Valley (44.5 miles)
Spend a few hours on the beautiful golf course, on the slopes, at the soothing spa or on the mountainous bike trails at this expansive center.
Phone: +1 (716) 699-2345
- Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens (2.7 miles)
Featuring beautiful indoor and outdoor gardens, this conservatory showcases living art and local greenery. Book a guided tour to experience the splendor of twelve on-site greenhouses.
Phone: +1 (716) 827-1584
- Canalside (9.3 miles)
From shopping and paddle boarding to public art and yoga sessions, Canalside's diverse activities and coastal landscape make it a fun place for locals and tourists to gather.
Phone: +1 (716) 436-7100
- Buffalo Zoo (14.3 miles)
Open since the 1870s, the Buffalo Zoo is one of the oldest zoos in the country. Be sure to visit the Reptile House and Arctic Edge, two of the venue’s most celebrated exhibits.
Phone: +1 (716) 837-3900
- Niagara Falls State Park (28.4 miles)
Feel the power of the falls when you chug along the Maid of the Mist boat tour, or don your poncho for a wet walk up to the Hurricane Deck, situated just a few feet away from the mighty Niagara Falls.
Phone: +1 (716) 278-1796
- Southgate Plaza (2.3 miles)
At Southgate Plaza you can shop for a new outfit to wear to a Buffalo Bills game or find a great restaurant to dine at with friends.
Phone: +1 (716) 674-5050
- Quaker Crossing (4.5 miles)
Home to Target, HomeGoods, Maurice’s and more, Quaker Crossing provides ample opportunities for retail therapy.
Phone: +1 (716) 823-7704
- McKinley Mall (6.1 miles)
Peruse stores like Ulta, Bon Ton, Old Navy and JCPenney at this expansive shopping center.
Phone: +1 (716) 824-0462
- Walden Galleria (8.1 miles)
Featuring more than 200 stores like Anthropologie and Michael Kors, this huge mall has become a popular destination for shoppers, diners and moviegoers throughout Western New York.
Phone: +1 (716) 681-7600
Art Galleries, Theaters and Museums:
- Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica (2.3 miles)
The marble altars, intricate murals on the ceiling and dome, stained glass windows and gorgeous bronze doors are just some of the reasons to tour this majestic basilica.
Phone: +1 (716) 828-9444
- Shea's Performing Arts Center (10 miles)
This historical theater complex proves that Buffalo’s entertainment extends beyond the world of sports. Get your tickets to Broadway hits like Fiddler on the Roof and Hamilton, or attend a comedy show or concert while you’re in the area.
Phone: +1 (716) 847-1410
- Buffalo Museum of Science (11 miles)
View more than 700,000 specimens native to the Greater Niagara Region at this educational center.
Phone: +1 (716) 896-5200
- Albright-Knox Art Gallery (14.2 miles)
This museum’s dedication to modern and contemporary art over the last 150 years has resulted in an impressive collection, featuring works by artists like Claude Monet, Jackson Pollock and Andy Warhol.
Phone: +1 (716) 882-8700
- Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House (14.3 miles)
Tour this National Historic Landmark built for businessman Darwin D. Martin in the early 1900s. The sprawling complex is considered one of architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s highest achievements.
Phone: +1 (716) 856-3858