45th Grease Pole Festival to kick off

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – The 45th Annual Grease Pole Festival is back. The celebration of Hispanic culture kicks off with live music, food and entertainment Friday night at the Olivencia Community Center on Swan Street.

The event runs from 5 p.m. until 11 p.m. Friday, and noon until 11 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday there are Kids Day activities from 1 to 3 p.m.

It all leads up to the climbing of the grease pole on Sunday.

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