Where to Find Pumpkin Spice in Rochester, NY

The weather is cooling down, leaves are already starting to change, and football season has finally returned. There’s only one thing left to complete the fall vibe- a pumpkin spice flavored treat. Whether it’s a piping hot pumpkin spice latte or a dish of cold pumpkin spice ice cream, you need to…

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Cultural Cuisine in Rochester, NY

Savoring the unique flavors of a country or region is a great way to celebrate and appreciate cultural diversity. And lucky for residents and visitors of Rochester, it’s not hard to get a taste of something new when you’re in the mood to expand your palate. We’ve rounded up seven restaurants…

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Outdoor Dining Guide

Photo: Label 7 Napa Eatery & Bar Last updated July 2021 When the temperature starts to rise and the days become a bit longer, Rochesterians know that it's time for al fresco dining at their favorite local restaurants. This is a list of Visit Rochester members that are offering outdoor dining…

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Celebrate National Donut Day in Rochester, NY

The first Friday of June is declared National Donut Day, a “holiday” with roots dating back to World War I. This year, taking place on June 4, the day is devoted to the soft, sweet and sometimes sticky allure of the delicious donut. Home to a handful of donut destinations, Rochester is the…

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Things To Do In Rochester, NY This June

Summer brings out the best Rochester, NY has to offer. With picture perfect weather and festival season in full swing, there’s plenty to do around Rochester this June! We've pulled together the following list of just some of the top events and limitless activities you won't want to miss when you…

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Maple Sugaring Activities In Rochester, NY

It's a magical time of year when the weather is just right: warmer days, chilly nights and the sap has begun to flow in the sugar maples. There is nothing quite like the taste of fresh maple syrup from New York State. Visit these locations for the full maple sugaring experience! Genesee Country…

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5 Ways To Enjoy February Break In Rochester, NY

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. Photo: Seneca Park Zoo 1. Visit A Museum Or Attraction Rochester's local museums and attractions have been hard at work planning…

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Taste the Flavors of Fall in Rochester

The air is crisp, and menus have flipped to highlight both classic autumn flavors, as well as offerings with an innovative twist. With cider and donuts at the forefront of the season, Rochester offers plenty of spots to enjoy fall flavors while diving into seasonal activities. Or, if a craft…

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Meet the Mercantile on Main

The newest addition to Rochester’s renowned food scene features a flavor for every palate. Meet the Mercantile on Main, the first food hall in Rochester – and one of the largest food halls in upstate New York. Located inside the former Sibley’s…

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