Category - Art & Culture
What do the world's tallest man, an acclaimed figure of the American art furniture movement, and four green guys named Donatello, Michaelangelo, Lenoardo and Raphael have in common? All will be featured in new exhibits on display at museums across
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!
There is a reason in every season to have fun in Rochester and the Finger Lakes Region of Upstate New York, ESPECIALLY WINTER! Whether you’re bundled up for a snowy outdoor adventure or craving a warm and toasty visit to one of our many cultural
5 Things Not to Miss at Rochester Fringe
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 9:00 AM by Dave Parfitt (Adventures by Daddy)
The 2016 First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival opens Thursday, September 15, and runs for 10 days through Saturday, September 24. With over 500 shows (more than a third of which are free) in 25+ different venues spread across downtown Rochester,
The Official Unofficial Insider's Guide to the 60th Clothesline Festival
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 7:00 AM by Stefanie Schwingle
The M&T Bank Clothesline Festival being held on September 10th & 11th at the Memorial Art Gallery is the last outdoor big-art-bash of the season here in the city. This year, the MAG is celebrating its 60th festival - what an accomplishment!
A simple house belies a complex tale – the National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House preserves the history of the woman and her struggle for equal rights and voting rights for women.
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.
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.
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,