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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.
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.
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
Rochester to Welcome 1,700 Guests for Winter Swim Festival
Friday, January 6, 2017 12:00 PM by Visit Rochester
Youth swimmers to participate in clinic with three-time Olympian Elizabeth Beisel An anticipated 1,700 visitors - including 600 swimmers - from across New York State will visit Rochester January 13 to
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.