Bailey Fights Blight Starts April 23rd – Join us now!

Bailey Fights BlightBailey Fights Blight is a collaborative project that seeks to board up and secure blighted and vacant storefronts along Bailey Avenue, while incorporating public art as a way to beautify the neighborhood and help redevelop the commercial corridor. Thanks to a grant from the Arts Service Initiative of WNY, project partners will be working with artist Nick Miller several large scale murals along Bailey Avenue. Learn how you can get involved! Continue reading

The Varsity Theatre Grand Opening | Feb 12th @ 3pm

Varsity Theatre Grand OpeningFRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12th, 3:00PM-6:00PM. 3165 BAILEY AVENUE – Join the owner and President of the Bailey Avenue Business Association, Ibrahim Cissé, the University District Community Development Association, and many other community, business, and government partners as the newly renovated Varisty Theatre is opened to the public for the first time in over a decade. See the historic East Side landmark re-imagined as a one-of-a-kind music venue and event space. Continue reading