St. Patrick's Day

What Is Buffalo’s First Ward? [VIDEO]
Buffalo's First Ward, located in South Buffalo, was the home to a large number of Irish immigrants in the 1800s, the industrial boom of the early mid-1900s and the decline of the industrial area in the 20th century and remains the hub of Buffalo Irish history today.
Explore Buffalo, NY, Irish Heritage [VIDEO]
Explore the vast Irish heritage in Buffalo, NY, and the surrounding Western New York area! South Buffalo is known for its large Irish-American community.  In fact the area is home to one of the highest concentrations of Irish Americans west of the Hudson River outside of Chicago. Most arrivals were …
The Country’s Oldest St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Buffalo always has two St. Patrick’s Day parades – the one in the old First Ward on the Saturday closest to St. Patrick’s Day and then the one down Delaware Avenue the following day.
This country’s oldest and largest St. Patrick’s …

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