News releases from Visit Rochester and our member organizations keep travel journalists informed on the latest tourism and hospitality news in Rochester.
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,
Monroe County Sports Commission Announces Addition to Sales Team
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 6:00 PM by Rachel Laber
Monroe County Sports Commission, the athletic business development arm of Visit Rochester and Monroe County, is pleased to announce that Libby Craig has joined the organization as Sports Sales
Rochester City Ballet brings Artistic Director David Palmer’s Green Eggs and Ham to the stage for your entire family. This witty and innovative retelling of the classic Dr. Seuss tale will be
Meet Furry and Feathered Friends During February Break at RMSC
Monday, January 30, 2017 9:00 AM
Hop, slither or fly over to the Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC) during February break for the third annual Animal Week program, back by popular demand. Visitors discover amazing adaptations
Bristol Mountain Gears Up for Busy Weekend
Friday, January 6, 2017 3:00 PM
The weekend of January 6 is shaping up to be a busy couple of days at Bristol Mountain , a ski resort in the Finger Lakes region that offers 1200' of vertical, 2 high speed quads, & state-of-the-art
Teams from across the Northeast and Canada to compete in one of eight national qualifying games More than 3,000 visitors will come to Rochester January 14-15, 2017 for the Rochester Can-Am volleyball