Woodlawn Beach was historically a popular swimming location and resort during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Served by several trains and steamships, it featured a hotel, restaurant, dancing hall, bowling alley, billiards hall, toboggan slide and 30-acre picnic grove.
Today, we bring back to Buffalo something it’s needed for a long time. A beach destination close to the city where you can grab a delicious bite to eat or a cold drink, park your boat and enjoy beautiful Lake Erie or just hang out with friends in the sun and sand.
Whether you’re a resident of the city of Buffalo, one of it’s surrounding suburbs or just a visitor from out of town, Woodlawn Beach Bar is sure to be what you’re looking for to generate a unique experience. It’s located only 10 minutes from Downtown Buffalo and is only a few minutes from the Interstate 90. If you get lost, just look for the scenic windmills which are right next door.
Woodlawn is the only state park and beach bar in which you can enjoy a tasty beverage with your feet right in the sand. The venue includes three tiki bars, VIP bottle service cabanas, both day bed and lounge chair rentals, three volleyball courts, dozen of beach games and daily specials with onsite promotion from some of your favorite liquor and beer companies.
Each night during the summer Woodlawn will have something different to offer. There will be music six nights a week including both local and nationally touring bands and DJ’s. Open mic nights giving performers the chance to entertain at random. Game nights including corn hole, volleyball and soccer leagues. Special food and beverage nights including weekly beer and wine tastings, margarita nights, food trucks and taco nights. Local businesses will be setting up functions and happy hours and many charities are scheduled to be hosting events to raise money for worthy causes. These events and activities are sure to make Woodlawn Beach Bar 2015’s #1 summertime destination!
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