10 Years of Imagine RIT Celebrating Innovation and Creativity
Monday, April 24, 2017 7:00 AM by Visit Rochester Staff
10 years ago President Destler envisioned a festival that would inspire and awe visitors to the Rochester Institute of Technology . Now in it's 10th year, the Imagine RIT festival has continued to grow with this vision. This incredible showcase of interactive student projects is part science fair, part arts fair, part technology expo, and part family festival, all covered in awesomesauce!
Celebrate Spring in Rochester and the Finger Lakes
Thursday, April 6, 2017 4:00 PM by Visit Rochester Staff
Celebrate the beginning of spring in Rochester and the Finger Lakes with these special events and offers. Annual Bunny Hunt and Wickham Farms On this hunt, you won’t be hunting for eggs -- you’ll be on a scavenger hunt for bunnies! Follow the
Spring is here and it's time to get busy with these special events. Limitless Entertainment From classical music and musical theatre to rock n' roll, Rochester is full of shows you won't want to miss this April. Record Store Day April 22 Record
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
How Sweet It Is: Guide to Maple Syrup Season in Rochester, NY
Thursday, March 2, 2017 5:00 PM by Visit Rochester Staff
It's a magical time of year when the weather is just right, warmer days, chilly nights and the sap begins to flow in the sugar maples. There is nothing quite like the taste of fresh maple syrup. We are not just talk--here in the Rochester and Finger
To help you plan your trip, we have rounded up this exciting list of events in Rochester and the Finger Lakes this March. The Music of the Season Music is everywhere in Rochester, NY. Stare Conducts Brahms March 2 & 4 Rochester Philharmonic
What is That? A Guide to The Rochester "Garbage Plate"
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 8:00 AM by Visit Rochester Staff
A (not too serious) guide to the infamous Rochester dish The “Garbage Plate” is a thing of legend. This notorious local street food has been documented in many articles and news stories around the nation. Here at Visit Rochester, it is often one of
So the kids are off from school? No problem! In Rochester and the Finger Lakes visitors find museums and attractions where families can grow and learn together all while having lots of fun.
Finding Frederick Douglass in Rochester, NY
Thursday, February 2, 2017 3:00 PM by Visit Rochester Staff
History surrounds us in Rochester, N.Y. But our community's legacy in African American history is especially noteworthy. Rochester's most widely recognized contribution to African American history, stems from one of our most notable residents,