One thing is certain in Buffalo each Summer you can bet your money on .., The Canalside Summer Concert Series.  Every year Canalside has some Hot Rockin' Concerts and this summer should be no different as the 2018 Canalside Concert Lineup will be announced this afternoon at 3:30. (Check back here at 3:30 this afternoon for the entire2018 Concert Series Lineup)

Once again, the entire 2018 Canalside Summer Concert Series Lineup will be announced at 3:30, however there is one 'Sneak Preview Performance Announcement' that's been reported according to WGRZ... Remember Ice Ice Baby?  VANILLA ICE will perform on a date to be announced along with all other concert performances this afternoon .  Tickets for Vanilla Ice will be $5 with VIP going for $35.  According to the Canalside website, V.I.P. includes 3 FREE beer/wine/soda with discounted beer/wine/soda after that, Light apps and finger foods from (716) Food and Sport, VIP private bathrooms, Front of stage viewing area, and VIP tent with seating.

While we're waiting in anticipation for another year of great shows to be announced, there are some important rules, restrictions and info you'll need so that your Canalside experience will be a positive and memorable one, as opposed to being asked to leave or denied access.

Here's what you need to know: According to the Canalside Website, these are the items you'll be REQUIRED to place on the Security Table before entering:

  • ALL METAL
  • Bags  (Diaper bags and small purses are permitted – No larger than 12″ X 12″)
  • Cell Phones
  • Keys
  • Electronic Devices
  • Chairs
  • Blankets

The Following Items Are NOT PERMITTED @ Canalside Concerts:

  • Any item deemed inappropriate or dangerous by security
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Air horns
  • Animals (unless a service animal)
  • Backpacks/Large tote bags
  • Bicycles (within the secure perimeter)
  • Fireworks
  • Glass containers
  • Illegal drugs/drug paraphernalia
  • Laser pointers
  • Outside food or beverage, including coolers
  • Professional video and photo cameras
  • Recording devices
  • Selfie sticks, tripods or monopods
  • Umbrellas

Come back here at 3:30pm TODAY fro the entire 2018 Canalaside Summer Concerts Series Lineup.

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