News releases from Visit Rochester and our member organizations keep travel journalists informed on the latest tourism and hospitality news in Rochester.
Rochester’s most engaging vocal competition returns for its eleventh year in CLASSICAL IDOL , Saturday, April 8, 2017 , 7:30 P.M., in an elegant gala at Temple B’rith Kodesh, 2131 Elmwood Avenue in
Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival Announces Lineup for 16th Edition June 23 – July 1 March
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 3:00 PM by Visit Rochester
Nine Days, 325+ Shows, 19 Venues, 95 Free Shows and Events Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival producers John Nugent and Marc Iacona announced the lineup for the festival’s 16th Edition . The
Rochester Institute of Technology’s Center for Media, Arts, Games, Interaction and Creativity (MAGIC) will host the kickoff for its first-ever New York State Game Dev Challenge. The event is at 4 p.m.
Amanda Pfeil Winner of Smart Women in Meetings Award
Thursday, March 9, 2017 12:00 PM by Rachel Laber
Amanda Pfeil Recognized by Meetings Industry as Rising Star Visit Rochester is pleased to announce that Amanda Pfeil has been named a 2017 Smart Women in Meetings Awards winner. Designed to honor and
SOUND OF MUSIC OPENS AT RBTL’S AUDITORIUM THEATRE
Monday, February 27, 2017 11:00 AM
SOUND OF MUSIC OPENS AT RBTL’S AUDITORIUM THEATRE TICKETS ON SALE NOW Tickets are on sale now for the brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC , directed by three-time Tony Award® winner Jack
North American Breweries Breaks Ground on Genesee Eco-Brewery District
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 6:00 PM by Rachel Laber
North American Breweries today announced that it is breaking ground on plans to create a Genesee Eco-Brewery District that will sustain and grow the business, spark innovation and raise quality
Ellwanger Estate One of Top 10 Romantic Inns in the U.S.
Thursday, February 9, 2017 5:00 PM by Rachel Laber
The Ellwanger Estate B&B in Rochester, New York, has been ranked one of the 2017 Top 10 Best Romantic Inns by ILoveInns.com. The historical Ellwanger Estate located in the heart of Rochester’s Mount
Rochester to Host National Family Travel Media Tour
Thursday, February 9, 2017 12:00 PM
Fifty online publishers from across the country to visit Rochester this summer Visit Rochester, the official tourism promotion agency for Monroe County, is proud to announce that Rochester will serve as the host city for the 2017 Macaroni Kid Silver Daisy Boondoggle from July 23-26, 2017.
Discover the major festivals and events taking place in Rochester, N.Y in 2017 Rochester, N.Y is a must-visit destination this year for families, foodies, fans of the arts, culture and more.
Visit Rochester Receives Industry Honors and Accreditation
Monday, February 6, 2017 11:00 AM
– Visit Rochester successfully achieves destination management and marketing industry accreditation – – Vice President of Sales and Convention Services recognized by industry peers– Visit Rochester,