2nd Annual Octoberfest in the Elmwood Village

For an up-to-date list of specials and activities, please head over to our sister site: https://elmwoodstripbuffalo.com/octoberfest

The Elmwood Strip Merchant Group is proud to present the 2nd annual Octoberfest in the Elmwood Village. Friday, October 4th kicks off the event with a shop crawl and happy hour specials, followed by a full day of family-friendly activities on Saturday, and a Sunday shop crawl. This year, organizers have partnered with Buffalo Porchfest to bring you the first ever Porchtoberfest! More than 30 locally owned businesses in the Elmwood Village, along with the Elmwood Village Association and the Elmwood Village Farmers Market invite everyone to enjoy a shop crawl, live music events, local beer, wine, and cider tastings, alpacas, face-painting and a pumpkin patch! 

Shop crawl participants can pick-up punch cards at any participating business starting Friday, October 4th. Completed punch cards qualify for a raffle of Elmwood Village gift certificates.

2019 Porchtoberfest Map: https://elmwoodvillage.org/porchtoberfest-2019/

2019 Porchtoberfest Band List:

Musician/Band NameAddressTimeInstrument/Genre
A Pair of Unpleasant Gentlemen831 Elmwood Ave2:30-3:30Acoustic
Astrabula746 Elmwood Ave4-5Acoustic
Besser758 Elmwood Ave1-2Acoustic
Big J Blues754 Elmwood Ave5-6Blues
Bitter Nasties798 Ashland Ave4-5Americana
Broadway to Buffalo!756 Richmond Ave2-3Showtunes
Cantwell Function818 Elmwood Ave1:30-2:30Acoustic | Folk
Carmen O’Keefe528 Ashland Ave3-4Singer-Songwriter
Collin Bradley798 Ashland Ave1-2Piano | Guitar
Dappled798 Ashland Ave2-3Rock
Emily Rodriguez905 Elmwood Ave2-3Acoustic
Farrow1000 Elmwood Ave1-2Soul | Funk | R&B
Grace Stumberg818 Elmwood Ave3:30-4:30Acoustic
JnL675 Richmond Ave3-4Acoustic | Classic rock
Luanjie568 Lafayette Ave1-2
Meghan Adele Johnson814 Elmwood Ave1-2Singer-Songwriter
Meria/HauntedGypsy814 Elmwood Ave3-4Rock | Jazz | Blues
Nickel City String Band735 Elmwood Ave1-2Acoustic
Nuspeak568 Lafayette Ave5-6Acoustic
Pray for Mojo568 Lafayette Ave2-3:30
Present Compant807 Elmwood Ave3-4Acoustic
Remotely831 Elmwood Ave5-6Psychedelic rock
Rockin’ Rob1000 Elmwood Ave2:30-3:30Acoustic
Room 1836 Arlington Place3-4Rock covers
russianhandsandromanfingers735 Elmwood Ave2-3Acoustic
Ryan Kaminski818 Elmwood Ave5-6Acoustic
Sidney Jeanne765 Elmwood Ave2-3Folk
Simian Space Corps291 Norwood Ave.2-3Psychadelic Space Rock
Stephen Piotrowski754 Elmwood Ave3-4Singer-Songwriter
Stevie and The Dynamite736 Elmwood Ave3-4Cover Band
The Baby Machines798 Ashland Ave3-4Bass | Post-punk
The Heenan Brothers831 Elmwood Ave4-5Americana
The Johnny Cash Experience60 Argyle Park2-3Acoustic
The Young One’s795 Elmwood Ave1-2Rock band
Thin Joe Greene1000 Elmwood Ave4-5Indie Rock | Alternative
Unleash the lion568 Lafayette Ave3:30-5:00
Voice of Dissent807 Elmwood Ave4-5Singer-Songwriter
Yellow sauce798 Ashland Ave5-6Acoustic | Folk