It was a very difficult 2020 and 2021 on events here in Buffalo and Western New York, especially 2020, when nearly every festival and event was postponed or cancelled.

However, 2021 saw some hope in getting those events back, and in 2022, the hope is for nearly all of those events to return to Western New York.

I can't wait for all these great events to return to Western New York, and I'm sure many Buffalonians can't wait for those great spring and summer festivals to return.

One relatively new festival is making a return in 2022, and this time, it will be even earlier in the year than before.

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According to their website, the Buffalo Mac & Cheese Festival will return to Buffalo RiverWorks on Saturday, April 2nd.

Last year, the Mac & Cheese Festival was held in August at Buffalo RiverWorks, but it will be featured in the month of April for 2022.

Mac & cheese might be the best comfort food around, of course, Buffalo staples like wings and beef on weck has something to say to about that.

Those looking to attend, can purchase tickets online.

Speaking of festivals, Buffalo on Tap is coming up this Saturday at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center on Franklin Street.

Two sessions to choose from, and tickets can be be purchased at all Consumer Beverages locations and Buffalo On Tap's website.

We're getting ready for all these great events coming back to Buffalo, and it's been a long time coming.

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