Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

Artpark State Park (Earl W. Brydges)

Skip Navigation LinksHome / State Parks / Artpark State Park (Earl W. Brydges)
Address
450 South 4th Street
Lewiston, NY 14092
Latitude 43.168255
Longitude -79.045052

Know Before You Go...

More Info

Pet Policy

A maximum of two pets are allowed in day use areas unless prohibited by sign or directive. Pets are to be supervised at all times and either be crated or on a leash not more than 6-feet in length. Proof of rabies inoculation shall be produced if requested by staff. Pets are not permitted in playgrounds, buildings, golf courses, boardwalks, pools and spray-grounds or guarded beaches (this does not apply to service animals).

Fees

Please note, both the Empire Pass and Golden Park Pass are not accepted at this location.

Earl W. Brydges Artpark is dedicated to presenting the finest in performing and visual arts programs; including world-class amphitheater rock and pop concerts, interactive public art installations, outdoor festivals, gallery exhibits, art and theatre workshops, summer camps and more. Please visit artpark.net for full summer calendar of events. The park is also home to a variety of historic sites and scenic nature trails. Lower Landing Archeological District is a key point in the Colonial Niagara Historic District.

The park has picnic facilities, hiking and cross-country skiing, and access to fishing. The upper Artpark Gorge Trail offers a gradual climb to the top where it meets up with the rim trail that crosses the power plant to Devil's Hole State Park. The lower River's Edge Trail provides access to fishing by two staircases. Both trails start at the small parking area at the upper end of the park.

Please note, the Golden Park Pass is not accepted at this location. 


Pet Policy: A maximum of two pets are allowed in day use areas unless prohibited by sign or directive. Pets are to be supervised at all times and either be crated or on a leash not more than 6-feet in length. Proof of rabies inoculation shall be produced if requested by staff. Pets are not permitted in playgrounds, buildings, golf courses, boardwalks, pools and spray-grounds or guarded beaches (this does not apply to service animals).

Hours of Operation

  • Park is open year round. Primary season is during June, July and August.
  • Theater: Open May 20 - September 14
    Vehicle entry open 3 hours before a performance.

Fees & Rates

Most New York State Parks charge a vehicle use fee to enter the facility. Fees vary by location and season. A list of entry fees and other park use fees is available below. For fees not listed or to verify information, please contact the park directly.

Please note, both the Empire Pass and Golden Park Pass are not accepted at this location. 

  • Vehicle Entrance Fee
  • Cars $10
    Non-Profit Buses $35
    Commercial Buses $75
    Non-Profit Seasonal $75

    Toll Booths: 04/30 - 09/30
  • Theater Admission
  • Fees vary
    For prices and tickets call:  (716) 754-9000

Maps

Digital Maps

New! Download this park's digital map to your iOS Apple and Android device.

Fri 03 Mar
Wild About Parks
Friday, March 3, 2023 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Artpark State Park (Earl W. Brydges)
In the spirit of World Wildlife Day, walk and learn about the fauna that call Artpark home. For information and registration call (716) 282-5154.
Sat 01 Apr
Buds and Blossoms
Saturday, April 1, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Artpark State Park (Earl W. Brydges)
Look for signs spring and learn about phenology, the study of seasonality, on a dog-friendly guided walk. For information and registration call (716) 282-5154.
Sat 22 Apr
Earth Day Owl Walk
Saturday, April 22, 2023 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Artpark State Park (Earl W. Brydges)
End Earth Day with a night time stroll through Art Park and search for owls. Join the fun, it'll be a HOOT. For information and registration call (716) 282-5154.

Get Directions

Amenities Information

  • Amenities
  • Fishing
  • Food (Accessible)
  • Hiking
  • Pavilions and Shelter Rentals (Accessible)
  • Snowshoeing/X-Country Skiing