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ROCHESTER PREPARES FOR 119TH ANNUAL LILAC FESTIVAL
Thursday, April 20, 2017 10:00 AM by Visit Rochester
The 119 th annual Rochester Lilac Festival will take place May 12-21, 2017, in Rochester, N.Y. The largest 10-day free festival of its kind in North America the Rochester Lilac Festival welcomes more
Visit Rochester and the Monroe County Sports Commission today announced that Rochester has been awarded by the 2020 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Track and Field Championships and the 2021 NCAA
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