Photo: Bristol Mountain 

Avoid cabin fever and enjoy the upcoming school break with this list of fun, family-friendly events and activities happening in Rochester, NY.

1. Visit A Museum Or Attraction 

Rochester's local museums and attractions have been hard at work planning safe and fun activities and events happening during the school break. 

Genesee Country Village & Museum

Baking With Kids Class | February 16 

Teen Woodcarving Class | February 17 

Kiddie Cabbage Walk | February 20 

George Eastman Museum

Dutch Connection

Memorial Art Gallery 

Black History Month - Virtual Celebration  | February 17-21

Rochester Museum & Science Center

Step Into Discovery - Break Week | February 13-21 

Seneca Park Zoo

Winter Break ZooCamp | February 15-19 

The Strong National Museum of Play

Take Flight Exhibit 

2. Take An Overnight Staycation 

Check out exclusive staycation deals being offered by Rochester hotels for a mini family getaway. Click here to search and view area hotels. 

3. Bundle Up To Play Outside 

Embrace the colder weather by bundling up and spending time outside with one of these winter activities. 


Bristol Mountain

Swain Ski Resort


Bill Gray's Regional Iceplex

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park


Black Creek Park

Cobb's Hill Park & Washington Grove

Ellison Park 

Harris Whalen Park

Mendon Ponds Park 

Northampton Park

Webster Park 

Snow Tubing 

Greystone Tubing 

4. Burn Energy Indoors 

Burn some energy at one of the following family-friendly indoor activity spots. 

Aerial Arts of Rochester

Altitude Trampoline Park 

Clubhouse Fun Center

Roc City Circus 

Total Sports Experience 

The Warrior Factory 

5. Dine Out ROC 

Want to take a break from cooking this week? Enjoy a family meal from a local Rochester restaurant by dining in or ordering take out from a "new to your family" restaurant. Plan your next meal with our dining resources and meal guides.