Charitable events and revelry for a cause in November
The World's Largest Disco is at the Convention Center on November 25.
Photo by Nancy J. Parisi
Every month, Spree lists special events at Western New York’s many cultural and nonprofit organizations, fundraisers for area charities, and other happenings for good causes, including those we organize or co-organize. Do you have an event that should be included here? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The listing deadline for the January issue is November 15.
Liquor & Letterpress
6–9 p.m., November 4,
Western New York Book Arts Center,
468 Washington Street
Watch letterpress demos and make your own hand-printed coasters, notecards, cards, and more on antique presses. The event includes spirits from local distilleries as well as live music, beer, wine, silent and basket auctions, and more—including complimentary tote bags that guests can fill with their letterpress creations. Get all typesy at WNYBAC.
Call 348-1430 or visit wnybookarts.org for more information.
Roswell All-Star Night
5:30 p.m., November 4,
Buffalo Niagara Convention Center,
153 Franklin Street
Sponsored by M&T Bank, this annual gala includes cocktails, hors’ d’oeuvres, silent auction, live auction, and dinner. A special honoree is Amy Robach of ABC’s Good Morning America, and the event theme is “Masquerade.”
Visit allstarnight.org for tickets and more information.
Fall Girls Night Out
5:30–8:30 p.m., November 9,
Salvatore’s Italian Gardens,
6461 Transit Road, Depew
Get a jumpstart on your holiday shopping at our Fall Girls’ Night Out. Tickets benefit Child and Family Services’ Haven House, which provides safe, confidential services for victims of domestic violence and their children. Browse jewelry, accessories, salon and beauty vendors, handbags, and gifts, among many other items, and enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres.
Call 783-9119 or visit buffalospree.com for tickets.
Twentieth Century Club Preservation Foundation White Glove Gala
6 p.m., November 11, Twentieth Century Club,
595 Delaware Avenue
This annual event provides support for ongoing efforts to preserve and restore the Twentieth Century Club, one of the oldest women’s clubs in the United States. The evening includes cocktails, dinner, music, and a silent and live auction. Every year, awards are presented in the areas of music, literature, art, public affairs, and community service; this year’s honorees include Elizabeth Licata, Cindy Abbott-Letro, Barbara Czurles Nelson, Mary Kate O’Connell, and Mary Wilson.
Call 884-0578 or email email@example.com for more information.
World’s Largest Disco
9 p.m.–1 a.m., November 25, Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, 153 Franklin Street
It’s WLD time again. Party down on the largest dance floor in New York State, meet seventies-era celebs, and enjoy special musical guests (TBA at press time). This benefit for Camp Good Days & Special Times sells out early; hopefully, you already have your tickets.
For more information, visit theworldslargestdisco.com.
To see our full calendar of events, entertainment listings, and more, visit our Events page.