Father's Day at the Buffalo AKG

Sunday, June 16, 2024

Photo: Jeff Mace

Celebrate the incredible dads in your life on Father's Day with an array of special offerings at the AKG!  

Father’s Day Brunch in Cornelia

10 am–3 pm
Cornelia, Knox Building 

Treat dad, grandpa, or yourself to brunch in Cornelia, with a number of hearty specials, or order a picnic basket and enjoy lunch outside while playing lawn games on our Great Lawn! If you want to dine in Cornelia, please make a reservation

Lawn Games on the Great Lawn

11 am–3 pm  
Great Lawn
Rain location: Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Town Square 

Stop by with friends or family to enjoy lawn games on our Great Lawn on Father’s Day!  

Order a picnic basket from Cornelia and bring it outside to enjoy while you play or make a reservation to have brunch in Cornelia from 10 am to 3 pm.

Please note: If the weather doesn’t cooperate, we’ll set up select games inside the Town Square.  

All Day

AKGo! Free Audio App  
Visit buffaloakg.org/akgo to download our FREE audio app. AKGo! offers more than 150 minutes of narration by AKG staff and guest voices, including Victory & Defeat, in which legendary Buffalo Bills running back Thurman Thomas and artist Patti Thomas (“The Ghost”) connect the trials and triumphs of artists in the museum’s collection with the ups and downs of the athletic world. 

Creative Commons
Stop by Creative Commons to create, share, and connect through fun and playful experiences with art. Created in partnership with the LEGO Foundation, Creative Commons’ innovative blend of art, artmaking, and technology links your creativity to the collection through joyful, artwork-centered play.

Shop Discount
On June 15 and 16, enjoy 20% off in the Shop, which offers a wide variety of books, home decor, stationery, prints, exhibition merchandise, items from local artisans, one-of-a-kind jewelry, and more. (Cannot be combined with any other discounts or offers.)

Gift Memberships  
Treat dad with a gift membership to the Buffalo AKG and he’ll enjoy free admission to the museum’s collection and special exhibitions, plus many other benefits, year-round! Purchase online or at a Visitor Services Desk during your visit.