2022 City of Lockport Summer Events & Street Closures

  • Lockport Optimist Club’s Arts & Crafts Festival, Sat. June 25 and Sun.  June 26. Main Street closed from Washburn to Saxton Street, 8am-7pm both days. Cross traffic open for Main Street at Market Street and at Locust  Street. 
  • WNY Shelby and Mustang Club, Car Cruise and Parade, Sat. July 30. Market Street closed from Union to Exchange Street from 6pm-10pm.
  • Lockport Navy-Marine Club, annual picnic, Sat. August 13. Barricade Park  Avenue at the eastern end of Ida Fritz Park and at the corner of Park Avenue  and Hawley Street.  
  • Lockport Food Fest, Sun. August 14 in the city parking lot next to 51 Main  Street. Lot will be closed, along with the Pine Street lot, on Sat. August 13 for setup. Temporary ‘no parking zone’ on Main Street on Sun. August 14  from 6am-8pm. Street closure at Main and Pine, east on Main to the median  in front of Lock 34, and north on Pine to the middle of the Pine Street  bridge.  
  • Summer Beast of Burden Ultra Marathon, Sat. August 13 and Sun. August 14, at Goehle Park at Widewaters. No street closing involved. 
  • Lockport Monday Night Cruise Optimist Club, every Monday from May 9- September 12, 5:30-8:30pm (Memorial Day and Labor Day, 4-8:30pm).  Barricades on West Avenue and Park Avenue at Hawley Street to North  Transit Street, and Hawley Street between Park Avenue and West Avenue.

Additional Events

  • WNY Hydrocephalus Association’s drive-thru chicken barbeque fundraiser,  Sat. May 28 from 9am-4pm in the Outwater Park parking lot.
  • Soccer Shots Buffalo-Spring and Summer Soccer Program on Saturdays at  Altro Park through September 3.  
  • YMCA of Buffalo Niagara’s, ‘Fitness in the Parks’, Mondays and  Thursdays at Goehle Park at Widewaters, June 2-September 1. 
  • Kenan Center ‘American Craftsmen’ event, Sat. June 5 and Sun. June 6.
  • Catholic Charities of Buffalo – Free, ‘Healthy Baby Festival’ to celebrate  World Breastfeeding Week, at Altro Park on August 1 from 11am-1pm.
  • Annual Hospice Gran Fondo Bike Ride, Sat. August 6, beginning at 7am.  Barricades at West Jackson Street (to through traffic) from Plank Road to  Niagara Street from 10am-1pm. 
  • God’s Voice Ministries Church, ‘Community In Unity’ event, Sat. August  13, 12noon-6pm at Altro Park.