News releases from Visit Rochester and our member organizations keep travel journalists informed on the latest tourism and hospitality news in Rochester.
2018 Explore Greater Rochester Visitor Guide Now Available
Friday, April 13, 2018 12:00 PM by Rachel Laber
The 2018 Explore Greater Rochester Guide , the official visitor’s guide to Greater Rochester and Monroe County, is now available. The Explore publication is a partnership between Visit Rochester and
Visit Rochester Announces Deidre Wetelainen as Winner of 2018 Smart Women in Meetings Award
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 9:00 AM by Rachel Laber
Visit Rochester is proud to announce that Deidre Wetelainen , Vice President of Sales and Services, has been named a 2018 Smart Women in Meetings Awards winner within the Industry Leader category.
Visit Rochester Welcomes DECA Convention Attendees
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 9:00 AM by Rachel Laber
Rochester Welcomes 2,400 Students to Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center DECA conference returns to Rochester for Annual State Career Conference The best and brightest high
There are limitless reasons to write about Rochester and stories to tell about our community. Here are just a few of the reasons we are especially excited about Rochester in 2018. Frederick
The 2018 Molten Can-Am Volleyball Tournament , hosted by Pace Bootlegger, will return to Rochester, N.Y., January 13-14, 2018. Molten Can-Am is one of the largest boys’ volleyball tournaments on the
One of the Largest Girls' Ice Hockey Tournaments in North America to Visit Rochester Between now and the end of the year thousands of youth hockey players from across the country will pass through
The 25th annual ImageOut Film Festival , New York State’s largest LGBTQ film festival, 2017 program begins Oct. 5 and runs through Oct. 15. This year the festival will feature 65 films from 20
Visit Rochester’s Deidre Wetelainen Recognized as “40 Under 40” by Connect Association
Monday, August 21, 2017 3:00 PM by Rachel Laber
Visit Rochester’s vice president of convention sales & services, Deidre Wetelainen , has been recognized by the Connect Association as a 2017 40 Under 40 Honoree. The Connect Association is an
Rochester to Host 2018 USATF Youth Outdoor Championships
Thursday, June 15, 2017 10:00 AM by Rachel Laber
Rochester, N.Y., June 15, 2017– USA Track & Field (USATF) today announced that Rochester will host the 2018 USA Track & Field (USATF) Youth Outdoor Championships on the campus of The College at
Rochester Among Top Communities for Arts Vibrancy in the Country
Monday, May 8, 2017 5:00 PM by Rachel Laber
City ranks among top 20 on National Arts Vibrancy Index Rochester is one of the most arts-vibrant communities in the country, according to the National Center for Arts Research.