Daily Happy Hour
Meet the Bandits
Aloft Downtown Buffalo at 500 Pearl is the Official Hotel Partner of the Buffalo Bandits. Join us at the w xyz bar and meet your 2019-20 Buffalo Bandits this Friday ahead of the home opener!
Let’s GO BAN•DITS!
Grand Opening of Spare Room
Spare Room @ 500 Pearl. Downtown Buffalo’s Newest Bowling Experience. Join the 500 Pearl Team and special guest Shaq Lawson #90 of Buffalo Bills for the grand opening of Spare Room!
Enjoy bowling, food and drink specials.
- 6 pm to Midnight
- DJ Dovey
- Food and Drink Specials
- First two hours of bowling will be discounted $5 a game and up to 6 people per lane
- 7 pm to 8:30 pm
- Meet and greet with Shaq Lawson #90 of Buffalo Bills
- Raffle Items: Including Shaq’s Jersey!
Rooftop Holiday Party During the December Full Moon
Presented by Rochester A-List & ROConnoisseur: A celebration of Buffalo under the December full moon with live music, specialty holiday cocktails, local beer, ROConnoisseur’s Roadtrip Tasting Experience, Reindeer games to raise money for charity, and a local food and drink shopping experience so people can shop while they celebrate. More exciting party announcements to come.
A shop local shopping experience will include a select group of coveted Buffalo gifts so you can shop while you celebrate.
ROConnoisseur’s Roadtrip Tasting Experience 6-8pm in the Forbes Theater.
Enjoy samples of local food, beer, kombucha, juice, spirits, and the 500 Pearl Blueberry Mint Lemonade Cocktail
Tastings with 500 Pearl, Resurgence Brewery, Big Ditch Brewing, Black Button Distilling, Zugibe Vineyards, Fresh Catch, Cabaret, Macy’s Pizza, Snowy Owl Kombucha, The Grove Juicery, Critchen, Buffalo Bros Catering (more tba).
Pre-sale tickets are $30, and $45 for VIP. Patrick’s Rooftop is reserved for VIP ticket holders until 9pm. After 9 pm, the roof will be open as space allows. VIP tickets include access to the rooftop bar, a welcome Blueberry Mint Lemonade Cocktail, Rooftop Bites TBA, VIP seating for the viewing of ROConnoisseur’s Roadtrip Buffalo episodes. Non VIP tickets include the Forbes Theater party and access to the roof at 9pm+ as space allows.
Live at Aloft
w xyz Bar: Live At Aloft Hotels is a venue where the nosebleed section doesn’t exist. Where you can be as front row as you want and you’re always a VIP. Discover live, acoustic performances from emerging artists and a vibrant social scene. As with all Live At Aloft Hotels events, this event is free and open to the public.
If you wish to be considered for performing, please apply HERE!
Wonderland Holiday Ball 2019
Join Wonderland Character Entertainment for the 1st annual Wonderland Holiday Ball.
A Holiday Festival for the whole family! Meet 10 Popular Characters Including Santa!
Attractions: Bouncy Castle, Face-Painting, Sing-a-longs, Story Time, Crafts and Games, Kiddie Hors D’ouvres and Beverages, Special Dessert Tasting Sponsored by KupKates.
12 BARS OF CHARITY
How It Works
The 2nd Annual 12 Bars of Charity is BACK! The event is a friendly competition between (8) local charities. The charities are split up into “teams” and all assigned a “team color”. Participants will pick the charity they want to support and receive…
・ Register Online for $25 – $40 + tax/fees
・ Bring printed ticket & ID to registration the night of the pub crawl
・ Pick up your 12 Bars shirt and other items at Check-In Registration (see bottom of page)
・ Start pub crawl! There is no start or end point for the pub crawl. Start and end at any bar you please!
・ The shuttles will run a continuous loop around the bars.
・ Must have sweater to ride the shuttles and receive drink specials.