Get your tickets for the Fair Winds Gala: An Evening on the Waterfront! Please join us as we honor our Founder & President Emeritus, Dr. John Montague.
The gala will take place on the waterfront at Acqua on Niagara Street. With breathtaking views of the river, the event will feature an open bar, hors d’oeuvres, dinner & dancing while being entertained by Broadway star Robert Creighton.
Our silent auction will feature unique items & experiences, and all proceeds will benefit the Buffalo Maritime Center’s educational programming.
A sunset champagne toast on the patio will honor Dr. John Montague, whose vision, determination, perseverance, and dedication to preserving maritime culture and craftsmanship has been the fair winds in the sails of BMC.
PLEASE NOTE! If you're a BMC member, you should have received an email with your coupon code that will give you your discount on your ticket purchase. If you have not received that email, please contact Brian at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the Fair Winds Gala:
~ Honorary Event Chair: David Rogers of Life Storage, Inc.
~ Saturday, October 1, 2022 | 6:00pm - 9:00pm
~ Entertainment by Broadway star Robert Creighton (Veteran of 8 Broadway shows including Frozen, Anything Goes, Chicago, Cagney)
~ Hors d'oeuvres and dinner + open bar during cocktail hour and wine throughout the evening
~ Silent auction featuring unique items and experiences
~ Sunset champagne toast honoring Dr. John Montague
~ One ticket: $150 | Two tickets: $250
~ BMC Members receive a discount on all tickets purchased
The BMC Member Boat Ride is Back!!! We are lucky to have such dedicated, talented, and overall incredibly cool members here at the BMC . . . and we want to celebrate you! So we’re inviting you to please join us on Monday, Sept. 26th at 4:00PM aboard the Harbor Queen for an evening boat ride along the Buffalo River. At the helm will be our very own Captain Joe Koessler, and we’ll be regaled with stories of the past from Mike Casella. The trip is free for BMC members and a guest but RSVP is required. There will be a cash bar on the boat as well, but the first round is on us!
Tickets for this will go fast, so please RSVP ASAP by clicking on the button below.
Big thanks to Rich Hilliman at Buffalo River History Tours who has graciously donated this free trip for our BMC members. Be sure to visit www.buffaloriverhistorytours.com for other great boat rides along Buffalo's waterways!
The Buffalo Maritime Center’s mission is to provide everyone the opportunity
to experience the joy of being on the water, to learn maritime history,
and to achieve higher levels of craftsmanship.