5 Ways to have a Mind Blowing Day at Imagine RIT
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 10:30 AM by Visit Rochester Staff
Imagine RIT (now in its 9th year) is the annual festival of Innovation and Creativity at the Rochester Institute of Technology campus. The entire campus becomes a giant expo showcasing interactive student projects in fields of science, technology, arts, community and beyond. Picture a science fair, meets arts fair, meets technology expo, meets family festival, all covered in awesomesauce!
ROCHESTER FEATURED IN ‘SPOTLIGHT ON THE CITY’ MUSIC PODCAST
Friday, April 15, 2016 11:50 AM by Visit Rochester Staff
Rochester has been spotlighted! It’s no secret that Rochester has much to offer for music-lovers, and now our community has been featured by “ Spotlight on the City ” a podcast from BTRToday.com .
City Center: the Best Places to Check Out Around the Liberty Pole Rochester's Downtown scene is in a period of rebirth. With new developments ( Tower280 ), renovations (Legacy Tower, The Metropolitan, & The Sibley Building ), and existing residential
Celebrate National Beer Day in Rochester, NY! While we’re pretty sure there is enough demand to celebrate this “holiday” more than once a year, Thursday, April 7 marks the official recognition of National Beer Day . We have plenty of cause to celebrate National Beer Day in Rochester; after all we’re home to the oldest brewery in New York State
Hockey-Filled Weekend in Rochester for Atlantic Hockey Championship
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 3:00 PM by Visit Rochester Staff
Each March the top 4 teams in the Atlantic Hockey Conference take to the ice at the Blue Cross Arena in Rochester, N.Y., for the Atlantic Hockey Championship.
In Rochester, N.Y. celebrating St. Patrick's Day is part of our city's story. Rochester is a city on the famous Erie Canal, which was built by Irish Immigrants for the purpose of commerce generations ago. Today the Erie Canal is a tourist attraction
8 City Places to Enjoy this Winter In Rochester, NY
Friday, February 12, 2016 2:00 PM by Stefanie Schwingle
For some of us who live here, the winters in Rochester make us want to hibernate until Spring brings us temperatures above 40 degrees for a few days in a row. But we also know it can be fun and adventurous for those not from Rochester.
Balloon Adventure: Journey on the Genesee Inflates January 29 – February 7, 2016
Thursday, January 21, 2016 12:20 PM by Dave Parfitt (Adventures by Daddy)
Looking for some indoor family fun during these shorter days of winter? Rochester-area artists Larry Moss and Kelly Cheatle of Airigami (“the fine art of folding air”) will create their latest, immense 5-story art installation in downtown Rochester,
Christmas in the 19th Century – Real Housewives of Genesee Country
Thursday, December 10, 2015 11:23 AM by Dave Parfitt (Adventures by Daddy)
Can you imagine a time before Christmas? It really wasn’t that long ago. It was just 1849 when Christmas was officially recognized as a holiday here in New York. I recently returned to that time with my daughters at the Genesee Country Village and
The Strong Celebrates Toys and the Importance of Play
Monday, November 23, 2015 3:04 PM by Dave Parfitt (Adventures by Daddy)
Each November The Strong – National Museum of Play selects a handful of toys to enshrine in the National Toy Hall of Fame. Throughout the year, visitors are encouraged to nominate their favorite playthings, and experts select the inductees from the