Tonawanda is the name of both a city in the Northtowns of Erie County, New York, and the unincorporated suburban township that surrounds it. The incorporated village of Kenmore also makes up part of the Town of Tonawanda. All three of these places are covered in this article.
- Canal Fest. Held on the third full week of July in the twin cities of Tonawanda and North Tonawanda a short distance north of Buffalo, Canal Fest is the largest annual festival held along the banks of this historic waterway. The live music performances the festival holds yearly at Gateway Harbor are legendary; additionally, the eight-day run of Canal Fest 2011 boasted a parade, a boat-building competition, a sack race and other activities for kids, boat races along the canal, and a fireworks finale.
- GameOn, 3660 Delaware Ave, Kenmore, ☎+1 716 871-1010. Su-Th 11AM-midnight, F 11AM-4AM, Sa 10AM-4AM. Video gaming center with 42 gaming PCs and a variety of consoles. They also have a basic cafe for refreshments, including Bawls energy drinks. $5/hour, $20-30/day. (updated May 2016)
- 1 Adventure Landing.