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Category - Tourism and Hospitality
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
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.
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 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
Geva Theatre Center presents SYLVIA
Thursday, December 29, 2016 10:00 AM
The adult urban comedy by A R. Gurney begins January 10. All star cast includes Jennifer Cody, Hunter Foster, Dee Hoty and John Scherer. Geva Theatre Center presents Sylvia, an adult urban comedy with
ROCHESTER LILAC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2017 DATES AND SPECIAL EVENTS
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 6:00 PM
The 119th annual Rochester Lilac Festival , named one of The Weather Channel’s Top 10 places to visit in May, will take place on May 12-21 next year. The event is the largest 10-day free festival in
Two-Story Beer Keg Tree Returns to Genesee Brewery
Monday, December 5, 2016 12:00 PM
Limited Edition Bourbon Barrel-Aged Imperial Black IPA was Tapped as Keg Tree Shined Bright The Genesee Brewery , New York State's oldest brewery, recently resurrected and illuminated its popular beer keg tree, marking the third year for the holiday tradition.