The Rochester and Finger Lakes region is full of family friendly attractions, historic landmarks, public art installations, and natural beauty that are attracting a new kind of visitor—Pokémon!
5 Things to do this Summer at the George Eastman Museum
Monday, July 25, 2016 11:32 AM by Stefanie Schwingle
If you haven't been to the George Eastman Museum yet, what are you waiting for? If you've never been... or haven't been in a while, here are 5 things to do at the George Eastman Museum this Summer.
Journey on the Erie Canal--A Boat Tour Adventure
Thursday, June 23, 2016 12:08 PM by Dave Parfitt (Adventures by Daddy)
The Erie Canal – I’ve run beside it, biked beside it, kayaked through it, even sung about it, but in all my years in Rochester I had never taken a Sam Patch boat tour or gone through one of its famous locks. My kids had ridden the Sam Patch on school
40 Years and 40 Reasons to Visit The Genesee Country Village & Museum
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 3:00 PM by Visit Rochester Staff
In 2016, the Genesee Country Village & Museum celebrates 40 years of bringing history to life for visitors from all over the world.
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