• roc Social
  • NY

January Events That ROC

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 12:00 PM by Visit Rochester Staff

Kick off a new year in Rochester, NY with a range of special events and activities for all ages! To help you plan for the New Year, here is a roundup of just some of the events taking place in our community this January. 

Taking the Stage

ET in Concert with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

The Other Josh Cohen

January 9-February 4
Geva Theatre Center 

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial in Concert

January 12- January 13
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra 


Fly Guy, The Musical 

January 13- January 21
TYKEs at the JCC Rochester

Aaron Neville

January 19
Del Lago Resort & Casino

Audra McDonald

January 25
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra 


Sebastian Maniscalco

January 25-26
RBTL Auditorium Theater

Family Fun

dog sledding at Mendon Ponds Winterfest

Rochester Americans Game

January 12 vs. the Binghamton Devils 
Blue Cross Arena

Rochester Knighthawks Game

January 13 vs. New England Black Wolves 
Blue Cross Arena

Mendon Ponds Winterfest

January 14, 2018
Mendon Ponds Park

Celebrating Diversity

January 15
National Museum of Play at The Strong

Thomas & Friends Explore the Rails! Exhibit Opening

January 20-21
National Museum of Play at The Strong

Rochester RazorSharks Game 

January 22
Blue Cross Arena 


Exciting Exhibits

Sarah Rutherford Artist Her Voice Carries Mural



Now Through June 2018
Memorial Art Gallery

From Self-Portrait to Selfie: A History of Photography

January 17
George Eastman Museum

Special Events

Silent Disco at the Penthouse in Rochester

Rooftop Silent Disco

January 19
The Penthouse at One East Ave


Bowie Birthday Bash

January 19
Memorial Art Gallery

There are so many things to see, do and experience when you visit Rochester this January! Whatever you choose to do, share your adventures in Rochester with us using #visitROC!


Author: Visit Rochester Staff

Visit Rochester staff share the inside scoop on Rochester and the Finger Lakes region.