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On The Water in Rochester, NY

Rochester, NY has a reputation as an industrial and enterprising city, but many don’t know that it’s also surrounded by clear, cool waters and outdoor playgrounds. In fact, its proximity to water is what made Rochester a boomtown – largely thanks to the mule-drawn canal boats that transported goods…

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Cultural Classics: 6 Must-See Experiences for Groups

Having the ability to expand your knowledge through experience is an opportunity we should all treat ourselves too. Cultural experiences are a perfect way to learn and grow your mind while having a great time. A destination full of history, science and fine art – you will have many options to enjoy…

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Black-owned businesses in Rochester, NY

Black-Owned is Good for Rochester. From wine bars, bakeries, revolutionary coffee-brands to trendy restaurants – there are many Black-owned businesses that serve the Rochester community, and many great opportunities to support Black entrepreneurship. Check out this roundup of some of the…

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Celebrating Blackness in Rochester

The achievements, struggles, triumphs, pain and overall narrative of African Americans are ingrained in American culture, and no matter where you’re from or who you are, there’s always the opportunity to celebrate in those victories and learn from those battles. February is Black History Month, and…

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New to the Scene: What’s Coming to Rochester in 2022

Photo: Quajay Donnell It’s a new year in the ROC, which means a new crop of local businesses will be opening their doors, celebrating milestones or bringing something new to the city of Rochester. Check the list below and start building your bucket list! We’ve got you covered with upcoming art…

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5 Best Ways to Enjoy Nature in Rochester, NY

The sun is out and it is the perfect weather to get out and enjoy nature. Here are five of the best ways to enjoy nature in Rochester, NY. Flower City If you love the smell of lilacs or the sight of pink, yellow and red tulips — Rochester is for…

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