Open the 2019-2020 Pops season with John Morris Russell on Friday, September 27. The extraordinary artists of Cirque de la Symphonie return to Kleinhans Music Hall as they perform ethereal choreography to spectacular music with captivating Latin flair. Aerial flyers, acrobats, contortionists, strongmen and other all-stars of the exceptional cirque programs throughout the world will transport you to a place of wonder. We will leave The Dale at 8:00 am in time for complimentary coffee and doughnuts, and return at 3:30 pm after a stop for lunch on your own at Cracker Barrel. Cost: $75 (members), $85 (non-members).
‘Come From Away’ at Shea’s
On September 11, 2001, the world stopped. On September 12, their stories moved us all. Join us on Saturday, October 19 when we travel to Shea’s Performing Arts Center to see the true story of a small town that welcomed the world! “Come From Away” is a New York Times Critics’ Pick that takes the viewer into the heart of this remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them. Cultures clashed and nerves ran high but uneasiness turned to trust, music soared in to the night and gratitude grew into enduring friendships. Don’t miss this breathtaking musical by Tony nominees Irene Sankoff and David Hein. We will leave The Dale at 12:45 pm and return at approximately 5:00 pm. A deposit of $25 will secure your spot with the balance due by September 3. Cost $110 (members), $120 (non-members).
Waterloo Premium Outlets & Elderwood
Take advantage of the everyday savings of 25 to 65 percent when we head to the Premium Outlets in Waterloo after a brief tour of Elderwood at Lockport on Saturday, November 2. Offering 100 stores featuring designer and brand name outlets, accessories and jewelry, gift and specialty items this beautifully designed outdoor shopping center has something for everyone. Meet us at Elderwood at Lockport (formerly known as Odd Fellows) at 8:00 am. We will depart Elerwood at 8:30 am and return at approximately 4:00 pm. All ages are welcome to join for this adventure (anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult). Cost: $20
Trip transportation has been graciously sponsored by Elderwood at Lockport.
A Sinatra Christmas-My Way
Dine at the beautiful and fully decorated Salvatore’s Italian Gardens on Tuesday, December 3 before you experience a fantastic tribute show, “A Sinatra Christmas - My Way”starring Buffalo’s own, Gary Quatrani. Gary brings to life timeless classics from Frank Sinatra, one of the most popular and influential musical artists of the 20th Century in this incredible tribute show. Gary includes Sinatra favorites and festive holiday songs all in this afternoon. Make your Entrée selections when you sign up. A deposit of $20 will secure your spot, balance is due November 4. Cost: $ 70 (members), $ 80 (non-members)
Holiday Pops with John Morris Russell
Mr. Christmas brings his musical pack to Buffalo, filled with spectacular new arrangements, merriment, and fun in his not-to-be-missed holiday extravaganza that will delight audiences of all ages. Join us Friday, December 20 for our annual trip to Kleinhan’s for Western New York's most cherished family holiday tradition! We will leave The Dale at 8:00 am and return at approximately 4:00 pm after lunch (on your own) at Cracker Barrel. A deposit of $20 will secure your spot with the balance due by November 11. Cost: $80 (members), $90 (non-members).
Upcoming Day trips:
Hello, Dolly at Shea’s - March 14, 2020
The Doo Wop Project at Kleinhans - March 27, 2020
Patriotic Stars & Stripes at Kleinhans - May 22, 2020
*All trips will leave from and return to the Dale, unless otherwise noted* = walking involved