Events at our Boutique Location

Meet & Greet w/ Monster Matt!!!

Event date Art Crafts & home Halloween Local

Award winning Author/Illustrator Monstermatt Patterson returns Saturday, October 22, 2022 from 12-5, heโ€™ll have his books, paintings, monster masks, and sketch cards. Just in time for the Halloween season!!! Don't forget about our collaboration with him to make these ghoulishly ghastly T shirts! also interviewed him for our Cats Like Us blog, so you can get to know what he's all about! (Feel free to interview him at the meet and greet too, but if you get him started about horror movies...BEWARE...he may never stop talking and you'll learn more than you did before.ย  Read about him ***Double punches...

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Autumn / Halloween 2022 Edition: Retro Block Garage Sale

Event date Fashion Lifestyle Local

ย  On Sunday, Sept 18, 2022 from 12-5 make the rounds on the Retro Block in the City of Tonawanda for our Rockabilly Garage Sale ~ AUTUMN / HALLOWEEN 2022 EDITION! Stop by the Retro Block in the City of Tonawanda for some great deals on mens and womens retro clothing, accessories, and housewares! There will be vendors set up and ready to sell like a garage sale but with cool rockabilly goodies! Don't forget to check out what all the shops have in store too! Interested in vending? Space is very limited and on a first come first serve...

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Desire Link Tedesco Accessories & Gifts Pop-Up Shop!

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Join us Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 12-5 for the spooky and cute accessories & gifts of Desire Link Tedesco! She specializes in buttons, stickers, patches, prints, lots of jewelry, and really does a little bit of everything. She is a self proclaimed "para-abnormal craftonaut."Buy a gift for yourself and a friend! You can see more of her work for sale here: Iinstagram: theladydisarray There will be double punches on your Cats Like Us frequent shopper cards too

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Canalfest with the Blue Moon Vintage Bus!

Event date Classic cars Local Vintage

Canalfest of the Tonawandas is back this year! July 17-24 Canal Fest is a free eight-day event put on in joint effort by Tonawanda and North Tonawanda in Western New York, just north of Buffalo. The event is the largest one held along the New York State canal system, with total attendance hovering around a 200,000-250,000 a year. The last few years it was canceled, but this year boasts a new layout with more music and new foods! We will be open the 20th-24th and hosting the Blue Moon Vintage Bus Wednesday (car show day) from 12-7, and over the...

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Pet Emergency FUNdraiser 2022!

Event date Cats Local

This is our 8th year working with the Pet Emergency Fund, and we hope that you can help out since it's a win-win! ***ALL DAY LONG Saturday, June 18th for one day only*** shop on (ANY TIME ALL DAY) or in our shop 12-5, and 15% of our sales will go directly to the Pet Emergency Fund*** ********************************************You might ask, what is the Pet Emergency Fund? It's a 501(c) (3) charity that serves as a safety net for financially strapped families in who cannot afford emergency medical care for their pets. You know how quickly a pet crisis can...

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Retro Block's Rockabilly Garage Sale ~ Spring Edition

Event date Fashion Lifestyle Style Vintage

SUNDAY, MAY 29, 2022 AT 12 PM โ€“ 5 PM On Sunday, May 29 from 12-5 make the rounds on the Retro Block in the City of Tonawanda for our second Rockabilly Garage Sale ~ SPRING EDITION! Stop by Black Sheep, Cats Like Us, SweetHeart Pinup, Atomic Barbershop and Salon, The Mulberry Tree, Hello Sweets Candy & Pop Shop, or Project Vegan for some great deals on mens and womens retro clothing, accessories, and housewares! There will be vendors at all the locations set up and ready to sell like a garage sale but with cool rockabilly goodies! Don't forget...

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Smoking Hot Bags Pop-Up Shop!

Event date Art Crafts & home Halloween Local

Smoking Hot Bags is the creation of local artists Leanne & Bill, once customers of mine and now friends, come and see their handbag creations on Saturday, May 21 from 12-5pm at Cats Like Us. Smoking Hot Bags are made from upcycled cigar boxes and sometimes wine boxes. Each is unique and hand painted. Leanne's specialty is horror movie designs, but she can create custom ones to match any style. She doesn't vend out often, but can be found at pinup events and horror conventions around the Western New York area. We are lucky to have her in the shop,...

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Across Lots Hair Adornment Pop-Up Shop!

Event date Art Fashion Hair Local Style

I was lucky enough to meet Monica as a customer at Cats Like Us. Then I found out she has a business making gorgeous hair accessories reminiscent of vintage Hollywood Glamour under the name Across Lots. Please stop by Cats Like Us Saturday, April 30 from 12pm-5pm to shop her accessories. She'll have some new spring pieces for sale! We'll also be happy to coordinate an outfit around her hair decor! A little bit about the company... Across Lots is a millinery and accessories boutique based in Buffalo, NY. Using antique and vintage materials, they create pieces that recall the...

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Meet & Book with Sweet Heart Pinup!

Event date Lifestyle Local Pinup

Come in to Cats Like Us on Saturday, April 2 from 12-5pm and meet Destiny Rogowski, owner/photographer of Sweet Heart Pin Up! ( She spent 12 years in Los Angeles working in the celebrity photo shoot industry doing wardrobe styling, hair, makeup and model coaching. She moved home to Buffalo, NY and started Sweet Heart Pin up in 2010. Sweet Heart Pin Up specializes in retro pin up inspired shoots including bridal pin up, pin up pregnancy, and pin up parties. She has custom made sets in her studio; A retro salon, 50's kitchen, living room, a bathroom with a...

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Cats Like Treats! (w/ special guest Blue Moon Vintage Bus!)

Event date Cats Fashion

We've been doing this event for 12 years now (whoot!) and this time it will be a *little* different, so please read the details... Andrew and I decided years ago to pair up with @The SPCA Serving Erie County, NY for an in store event since that's where our cats came from. Gather your kibble and save some scratch! Bring a new package of cat treats or dog treats OR ANYTHING FROM THE SPCA WISH LIST... to Cats Like Us on March 8, 9, 10, 11 or 12 and for each bag/ item you donate you can get 5%...

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