We know summer is a fleeting season in Buffalo, so we've come up with a list of 106 things you can do to make the most of the next two months.

  1. Visit and take selfies in front of one of Buffalo’s murals
  2. Watch the sunset at Sunset Bay
  3. Rent a bike and ride from Canalside to the Outer Harbor (and take the bike ferry!)
  4. Go stargazing at the Buffalo Museum of Science on the rooftop deck/Kellogg Observatory
  5. Get some take-out and have a picnic at UB Baird Point
  6. Do a booze cruise night with your friends on the Moondance
  7. Go to the drive-in
  8. Play a round mini-golf
  9. Go to the new Explore ‘N More Children’s Museum
  10. Happy Hour on the patio at Charlie’s Boat Yard
  11. Play in the giant sandbox at Canalside
  12. See the baby rhino, baby seal (and the dinosaurs!) at the Buffalo Zoo
  13. Drink a lime fizz at the Erie County Fair
  14. Catch lightning bugs in Como Park
  15. Drink from your backyard hose
  16. Go on the Ride of Steel at Darien Lake
  17. See live music at lunchtime at the plaza at M&T Bank
  18. Burn your mouth on a freshly-roasted marshmallow
  19. Go fishing on a boat in Chautauqua Lake
  20. Watch the Truck Pull at the Cat County Fair
  21. Take a ride on the Maid of the Mist
  22. Set off bottle rockets in your backyard
  23. “Light paint” photos with sparklers
  24. Make sidewalk chalk drawings
  25. Park your boat at Riverworks for a drink
  26. Go back in time at the Genesee Country Museum in Mumford
  27. Visit the sunflower fields in Sanborn
  28. Drink a beer out of a horn at Waldfest
  29. Get a funnel cake form the Italian Fest
  30. Sit on the lawn and drink beer at the FGL show at Darien Lake
  31. Skip dinner and go to Food Truck Tuesday instead
  32. See the “bubble guy” on Allen and Elmwood
  33. Hike to the eternal flame at Chestnut Ridge
  34. Cruise garage sales on a Saturday morning
  35. Watch the 4th of July fireworks in East Aurora
  36. Make s’mores with Peanut Butter Cups instead of Hershey bars
  37. Get a group together for the floating tiki bar
  38. Buy fresh flowers and fruits and veggies at the farmers market
  39. Go strawberry picking
  40. Catch some candy at the Canalfest parade
  41. Have wings on the patio at BarBill
  42. Get thee outeth to Shakespeare in the Park
  43. Friday Night Bash with the Bisons
  44. Rent a waterbike or kayak
  45. Go to the Ellicottville rodeo
  46. Camp out at Letchworth State Park
  47. Watch the Wild West Shootout at Fantasy Island
  48. Go to a Little League baseball game
  49. Drink a beer in the Queen of Heaven beer tent
  50. Have a bonfire
  51. Tour the ships at the Buffalo and Erie County Naval Military Park
  52. Play ping-pong on the boardwalk at the waterfront
  53. See the animals at Hidden Valley Animal Adventure
  54. See the falls: (take your pick) Niagara, Glen, Akron
  55. Go to a lawn fete
  56. Visit Griffis Sculpture Park
  57. Ride the carousel at Olcott Beach
  58. Get ice cream at Charlap’s
  59. Take a selfie with Shark Girl
  60. Go to the Albright-Knox before it temporarily closes for renovations
  61. Check out the downtown country market on Tuesdays & Thursdays
  62. Do the Garden Walk, and get some ideas for your yard
  63. Eat multiple ears of corn at the Eden Corn Fest
  64. See Tiny Tim (World’s Tiniest Horse!) at the Erie County Fair
  65. Run a fun 5K race
  66. Get your face painted
  67. Take your dog to dog park at Knox Farm
  68. Have a water balloon war
  69. Watch the Bills training camp at St. John Fisher
  70. Play horseshoes with your friends
  71. Get a hot dog at Mississippi Mudds
  72. Have a pre-concert tailgate party
  73. Get a milkshake from Taffy’s
  74. Bust out a game of Kan-Jam
  75. Watch the sun rise at Templeton Landing
  76. Whirlpool Boat tour to Devil’s Hole
  77. Hiking at Zoar Valley
  78. Have a drink at the tiki bar at Woodlawn
  79. Go rollerskating
  80. Find out your future at Lilydale
  81. Run through a sprinkler
  82. Chase down the ice cream truck
  83. Go to a splash pad
  84. Play a round of cornhole in the backyard
  85. Go shopping on Elmwood Avenue
  86. Play a game of kickball
  87. Have lunch on the roof at Mangia
  88. Play foursquare
  89. Tour Forest Lawn Cemetery
  90. Attend a graduation party or wedding
  91. Go horseback riding
  92. Visit Kelkenberg Farm
  93. Make a boondoggle
  94. See a concert at Artpark
  95. Do the Pirate Cruise on the Spirit of Buffalo
  96. Eat at least four burgers at Hamburg Burgerfest
  97. Visit the Panama Rock Park
  98. Dig up some fossils at Penn Dixie
  99. Go to the Murder Mystery Party on the Grand Lady
  100. Try flyboarding
  101. Sunset Boat Burning Party at Cabana Sam’s
  102. Getting a fresh catch for lunch at River Grille
  103. Sample as much as you can at the Taste of Buffalo
  104. Go on a themed bar crawl
  105. Get cultured at the Elmwood Arts festival