There are lots of ways YOU can get involved in Buffalo YIMBY!


Share your success stories, learn from one another, get to know each other, share you message, promote community action, celebrate the amazing things you do every day to make your community a better place to live.


Progressive community members, businesses and grassroots organizations; ANYONE interested in making change and having a positive impact on the quality of life for all people in the Buffalo-Niagara Region.


  • Attend the event! – The Buffalo YIMBY Festival is FREE to attend and open to the public!
  • Participate in the event in one of the following ways:
    • Join the Planning Committee! There are a number of subcommittees to choose from.
    • Help us spread the word!
    • Share news and information about the YIMBY Festival on your organization’s social media and via email to your organization’s members and contacts
    • Be a Speaker- Sorry Speaker spots are full.
    • Workshop- Sorry, Workshops are full.
    • Table/Exhibit
    • Poster/ Artwork Display
    • Performance
    • Volunteer for set up for the event or to help out the day of!
    • Become an event Sponsor!