Jun 13

A Step Back in Time: A Visit to Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Reserve

A Step Back in Time:  A Visit to Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Reserve By Holly A. Schreiber, PhD, Director of Education, Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Reserve Western New York offers one of the most unique experiences that you can have – fossil collecting in a fun, family-friendly environment.  Penn Dixie Fossil Read More

Jun 12

Start Enjoying the Erie County Fair Now: Insights from the 2018 Ultimate Fairgoer

Start Enjoying the Erie County Fair Now: Insights from the 2018 Ultimate Fairgoer By: Judy Wilder, Founder of Photos by Judy Wilder No need to wait for August to start enjoying the Fair, there’s lots you can do now to plan for and participate in the upcoming 180th Best 12 Days of Summer. A Great Read More

May 22

What to do on a Rainy Day

THAT RAINY DAY FEELING Written by Katie Mika, for the Southtowns Regional Chamber of Commerce Tourism Initiative We all know that rainy day feeling (maybe a little too well), but when you’re looking for something to do, and the weather won’t let up, Hamburg has you covered. Whether you’re seeking an offbeat adventure, a quiet Read More

Apr 11

Come for the burgers, stay for the charm

Written by Katie Mika, for the Southtowns Regional Chamber of Commerce Tourism Initiative The website for the Village of Hamburg boasts the tagline “Come to discover. Stay for the charm.” I’ve visited, and in the birthplace of the burger, I think a change to that tagline is worth considering. After all, in the town where Read More