Get ready to take advantage of all that Rochester, NY and the Finger Lakes has to offer during the autumn months with Visit Rochester’s Ultimate Fall Bucket List! We’ve rounded up some of our favorite activities to keep you busy this season.


1. Pick Apples & Pumpkins

Stokoe Farms Wayne County Apple Tasting Tour | Wickham Farms | Long Acre Farms


2. Go Beverage Tasting (21+)

Wine: 20 Deep WineryCasa Larga Vineyards | Deer Run WineryDr. Konstantin Frank Winery | Jojo Bistro & Wine Bar | Living Roots Wine & Co. | New York Kitchen | Red White and Brew

Beer: Copper Leaf BrewingFairport Brewing Company | Genesee Brew House | Nine Spot Brewing | Red White and Brew | Roc Brewing Co. | Rohrbach Brewing Company | Sager Beer Works | Strangebird | Three Heads Brewing | Young Lion Brewing 

Distillery: Black Button DistillingIron Smoke Distillery

Trail: Cayuga Lake Wine Trail | Keuka Lake Wine Trail | Lake Ontario Wine Trail | ROC/FLX Craft Beverage Trail


3. Explore The Fall Foliage  

Cobb's Hill Park | Highland Park | Letchworth State Park | Mount Hope Cemetery |  Rochester + Monroe County Parks  


4. Visit a Farmer's Market

Brighton Farmers Market | City of Rochester Public Market | La Marketa at The International Plaza | South Wedge Farmers Market


5. Navigate A Corn Maze 

Long Acre Farms | Wickham Farms


6. Hike A Nature Trail

Cumming Nature Center | Genesee Country Village & Museum Nature Center |  Rochester + Monroe County Parks


7. Cozy Up With A Coffee

Joe Bean Coffee Roasters | Locals Only | Neutral Ground | RoCoCo Coffee | Village Bakery and Café


8. Get Spooked By The Spirits Of The Past

Genesee Country Village & Museum

For More Spooky Activities: Lincoln Hill Farms HalloweenFestHaunted History Trails of New York State 


9. Experience Haudenosaunee Culture 

Ganondagan State Historic Site


10. Attend A Festival

M&T Bank Clothesline Festival | Rochester Fringe Festival 


11. Visit A Museum or Attraction 

George Eastman Museum | Memorial Art Gallery | Rochester Museum & Science Center | Seneca Park Zoo | The Strong Museum of Play | Susan B. Anthony Museum & House 


12. Attend A Special Event 

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