News releases from Visit Rochester and our member organizations keep travel journalists informed on the latest tourism and hospitality news in Rochester.
ZooBoo is back with new activities and fun for all ages
Monday, October 10, 2016 9:04 AM
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays October 15 & 16, 22 & 23, 29 & 30 Seneca Park Zoo ’s annual Halloween fundraiser, ZooBoo, begins October 15 and continues every Saturday and Sunday throughout
THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME in Rochester, NY
Monday, September 26, 2016 2:00 PM by Visit Rochester
The National Theatre production of THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME is the Tony Award®-winning new play by Simon Stephens, adapted from Mark Haddon’s best-selling novel. Directed by
Drum Corps Associates World Championships Set to Begin in Rochester
Friday, September 2, 2016 1:00 PM by Rachel Laber
10,000 Competitors and Fans to Visit Rochester Rochester, N.Y. (Sept. 2, 2016) – Officials from Drum Corps Associates (DCA), Monroe County, the City of Rochester and Visit Rochester today announced
Clear your calendar for September 9th, 10th and 11th because you won’t want to miss a second of the action! Cyclocross 2016 returns to Rochester with a bigger and better venue, Genesee Valley Park!
Rocket to Jupiter and Beyond this Fall at the Strasenburgh Planetarium
Thursday, August 25, 2016 4:00 PM by Visit Rochester
New experiences for children, adults and lifelong learners
BLACK BUTTON DISTILLING PRESENTS LIMITED EDITION WINE & CULINARY CENTER GIN
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 11:17 AM
A PORTION OF THE PROCEEDS WILL HELP FUND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING Black Button Distilling , Rochester, NY’s first and finest grain to glass craft distillery, in partnership with the New York Wine & Culinary Center , announce the launch of their collaborative spirit, Garden Gin, set for release on August 31st at the NYWCC Fourth Annual Garden Party.
Rochester City Ballet Presents SLIGHTLY SINFUL
Monday, August 22, 2016 1:48 PM
Rochester City Ballet will present its first show of the year with “Slightly Sinful”, including the New York premiere of international choreographer Danny Rosseel’s award-winning piece of the same
TWO RING-TAILED LEMUR BABIES BORN AT SENECA PARK ZOO
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 10:56 AM
County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo and Seneca Park Zoo officials are pleased to announce the birth of two ring-tailed lemur babies. The babies were born on Tuesday to 6-year-old Selma, and the genders
Nothing Somber About Funeral Convention in Rochester
Thursday, August 11, 2016 4:56 PM by Visit Rochester
The New York State Funeral Directors Association (NYSFDA) will host its annual statewide convention in Rochester, August 14 - 17, 2016. The event is expected to bring 600 funeral directors, guests and
Annual 19th Amendment Celebration set for August 21
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 11:30 AM by Visit Rochester
The 2016 19th Amendment Celebration in the Susan B Anthony Neighborhood will take place on Sunday, August 21 , from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.