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Saturday, September 16th

What to expect:

  • Doors open at 5p

  • A grand evening socializing along the Buffalo River and supporting the Buffalo Scholastic Rowing Association

  • A delicious dinner by Buffalo Catering Company,  a full bar (liquor, beer & wine), music, silent auction, shoreline seating with firepits, BSRA store items including the Launch '23 commemorative poster,  access to tour the state-of-the-art boathouse and view our Buffalo rowing history exhibit and Hall of Fame Wall.

  • This event is country club casual/business casual attire and will be both indoors and outdoors at 405 Ohio St. 

What to bring:

  • Your Friends & Family! Tickets will also be sold at the door

  • We accept cash, check book and all major credit cards


  • Our limited parking at 405 Ohio St. will be for handicap vehicles only

  • General parking is available along Ohio St., adjacent in Father Conway Park parking lot (gravel, please do not park on grass), grass parking lot opposite Buffalo RiverFest Park & surrounding neighbor streets  (Louisiana, Republic, Moore, Chicago, South Park)

  • We also welcome drivers to drop passengers off at BSRA before parking or please give your Uber/Lift driver this address: 405 Ohio Street, Buffalo, NY 14204.

  • We thank you for being safe and respecting our First Ward neighborhood!

- Sponsorship Opportunities -

Event Sponsor - $15,000
Bar Sponsor - $7,500
Dinner Sponsor - $5,000
Marketing Sponsor - $3,500
History Exhibit Sponsor - $2,500
Tent  Sponsor - $1,000
River Tours Sponsor - $500
Dessert Sponsor - $250

Click the button below to see the benefits of sponsorship and to download the Launch'23 sponsorship form

- In Person Tickets -

Student - $25 - Any full time high school or college student
Single Scull - $75 - Admission for 1 individual
Double Scull - $125 - Admission for 2 individuals
Four w/Coxswain - $500- Reserved table for 5
Varsity - $1,500 - Reserved table for 10

- 2022 Sponsors -
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