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


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. 

RMSC Museum & Science Center

Dino Fest | April 18-24

Curiosity Camp: Dinos & Dragons in Space | April 18-22

Curiosity Camp: Makers & Movements | April 18-22

Seneca Park Zoo
ZooCamp | April 18-22

The Strong National Museum of Play
Spirograph School Break Week | April 15-24

Memorial Art Gallery 
Art Day Camp & Clay Camps | April 18-22

Genesee Country Village & Museum

Spring Break Camp | April 11-22

George Eastman Museum
​Virtual Discovery Room | Online 

RMSC Cumming Nature Center

Curiosity Camp: Junior Survivor (at Cumming Nature Center) | April 12-14

DICK's House of Sport Rochester

Spring Break Sports Series | April 11-15 & April 18-22⁠


2. Stop and Smell the Flowers

The Flower City is in bloom! There are just so many ways to enjoy the spring season in this area, start with these options below.

Monroe County Parks

Lamberton Conservatory in Highland Park

Historic gardens at the George Eastman Museum

Genesee Country Village & Museum

RMSC Museum & Science Center

RMSC Cumming Nature Center


3. Get Outside 

Embrace the warmer weather by spending time outside with one of these springtime activities. 

Bike | Paddle | Hike | Golf | Fish 


4. Get Active

Channel little ones' energy and get active at a family-friendly recreation spots. Some of our local favorites are listed below.  

Aerial Arts of Rochester | Altitude Trampoline Park | Clubhouse Fun Center | Dick's Sporting Goods House of SportRoc City Circus | RocVenturesTotal Sports Experience | The Warrior Factory 


5. Find a Family-Friendly Meal 

Rochester is a fabulous city to visit for foodies of all ages. Enjoy a family-friendly 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.