Explore a Variety of Things to Do in the Buffalo Area
As one of the closest hotels to New Era Field, the Country Inn & Suites is the perfect home base for your Buffalo Bills weekend. Can’t get enough sports? We’re also close to Coca-Cola Field, where the Triple-A Buffalo Bisons play ball, and KeyBank Center, the home ice for the NHL Buffalo Sabres. Our location off I-90 in West Seneca also places you minutes from shopping destinations like Walden Galleria and McKinley Mall. Plan a fun family outing along Buffalo’s waterfront, where you can stroll the boardwalk at Canalside or catch a concert at Buffalo RiverWorks. For an even more impressive water scene, visit Niagara Falls, about a 35-minute drive from the hotel.
Sports and Entertainment
- Coca-Cola Field (5.6 miles)
Root for the home team at Coca-Cola Field, where the Buffalo Bisons play at one of Minor League Baseball’s largest ballparks.
Phone: +1 (716) 846-2000
- Darien Lake Theme Park (21 miles)
Go for a thrilling 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
- Hamburg Fairgrounds and Raceway (5 miles)
You can attend seasonal events like the Erie County Fair in August or the Festival of Lights in December at this nearby 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
- Holiday Valley (40 miles)
There’s more to this four-season resort than its dozens of slopes. Spend a few hours on the beautiful golf course, at the soothing spa or on the mountainous bike trails.
Phone: +1 (716) 699-2345
- KeyBank Center (5.5 miles)
This waterfront event center draws crowds for Buffalo Sabres hockey games as well as concerts spotlighting popular musicians like Ed Sheeran and Imagine Dragons.
Phone: +1 (716) 855-4100
- Kissing Bridge (18 miles)
From 700 acres of ski slopes to 40 miles of motocross trails, Kissing Bridge welcomes everyone looking for outdoor thrills.
Phone: +1 (716) 592-4963
- New Era Field (4 miles)
Bring your buffalo wings and join one of the NFL’s best tailgating experiences at New Era Field, home of the Buffalo Bills.
Phone: +1 (716) 648-1800
- Sahlen's Sports Park (9 miles)
This 200,000-square-foot indoor sports complex hosts leagues and tournaments for soccer, field hockey, lacrosse and softball just 15 minutes from the hotel.
Phone: +1 (716) 655-7529
- Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens (2.5 miles)
Featuring beautiful indoor and outdoor gardens, this conservatory showcases living art that both children and adults enjoy.
Phone: +1 (716) 827-1584
- Buffalo Zoo (8.2 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 zoo’s most famous exhibits.
Phone: +1 (716) 837-3900
- Canalside (9.2 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.
Phone: +1 (716) 436-7100
- Niagara Falls State Park (23 miles)
Feel the power of the falls when you chug along aboard the Maid of the Mist boat tour, or don your poncho for a wet walk up to the Hurricane Deck, just a few feet away from the mighty Niagara Falls.
Phone: +1 (716) 278-1796
- McKinley Mall (3.3 miles)
Whether you consider shopping a solo sport or a social hobby, you can choose your ideal retail experience at McKinley Mall. Be sure to visit Parkside Candy for a sweet pick-me-up after shopping.
Phone: +1 (716) 824-0462
- Southgate Plaza (2 miles)
At Southgate Plaza, you can find a new outfit to wear for your dinner date, fresh ingredients to make dinner for yourself or a great restaurant to dine with friends.
Phone: +1 (716) 674-5050
- Walden Galleria (8 miles)
Featuring more than 200 stores, this huge mall has become a popular destination for shoppers, diners and movie-goers throughout Western New York.
Phone: +1 (716) 681-7600
Art Galleries, Theaters and Museums
- Albright-Knox Art Gallery (8.3 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
- Buffalo Museum of Science (6 miles)
Take your kids to a place that successfully makes learning fun with more than 700,000 specimens and exhibits.
Phone: +1 (716) 896-5200
- Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House Complex (8 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
- Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica (8 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 (6 miles)
This historical theater proves that Buffalo’s entertainment extends beyond the world of sports. Get your tickets to Broadway hits like Wicked and Something Rotten! while you’re in the area.
Phone: +1 (716) 847-1410