Category - Events
Your Passport to Rochester’s Craft Beverage Trail
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 1:00 PM by Visit Rochester Staff
The craft beverage industry is booming in the Rochester and Finger Lakes region. Breweries, distilleries, cideries and wineries offer visitors tastes and flavors unique to this area.
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!
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!
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
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