News releases from Visit Rochester and our member organizations keep travel journalists informed on the latest tourism and hospitality news in Rochester.
Rochester to Host National Collegiate Roller Hockey Championships
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 10:00 AM by Rachel Laber
Hundreds of roller hockey athletes will skate into Rochester, NY the week of April 10, 2019. Rochester has been selected to host the National Collegiate Roller Hockey Championships, which will bring
Visit Rochester’s Amanda Pfeil Receives Prestigious Certified Meeting Professional Credential
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 11:00 AM by Rachel Laber
Visit Rochester is pleased to announce that Amanda Pfeil, Director of Event Services, has successfully received her Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) credential from the Events Industry Council.
Discover ten (of the many) reasons to write about Rochester, NY in 2019. Rochester is the third largest city in New York State, and is one of the most arts-vibrant cities in the country.
Monroe County to Host New York State Association of Counties Conference
Thursday, September 20, 2018 9:00 AM by Rachel Laber
Monroe County to Host New York State Association of Counties Conference County officials and executives from across the state to gather in Rochester Rochester, N.Y., Sept. 20, 2018 – County Executives
Join Visit Rochester for a virtual tour of all that Rochester has to offer visitors at Explore Rochester Under the Dome , a tradeshow-style event at the newly renovated Dome Arena. Local businesses and
Rochester, N.Y. to Welcome Thousands of Athletes, Families and Fans for Summer Sports Events
Friday, June 15, 2018 9:00 AM by Rachel Laber
Rochester, N.Y. to Welcome Thousands of Athletes, Families and Fans for Summer Sports Events Athletes and their guests to travel from across the United States for multiple events in June This June,
New York Association of Future Farmers of America Convene in Rochester
Thursday, May 17, 2018 11:00 AM by Rachel Laber
New York Association of Future Farmers of America Convene in Rochester Visit Rochester is pleased to welcome the New York Association of Future Farmers of America (FFA) to Rochester for the group’s
2018 Explore Greater Rochester Visitor Guide Now Available
Friday, April 13, 2018 12:00 PM by Rachel Laber
The 2018 Explore Greater Rochester Guide , the official visitor’s guide to Greater Rochester and Monroe County, is now available. The Explore publication is a partnership between Visit Rochester and
Visit Rochester Announces Deidre Wetelainen as Winner of 2018 Smart Women in Meetings Award
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 9:00 AM by Rachel Laber
Visit Rochester is proud to announce that Deidre Wetelainen, Vice President of Sales and Services, has been named a 2018 Smart Women in Meetings Awards winner within the Industry Leader category.
Visit Rochester Welcomes DECA Convention Attendees
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 9:00 AM by Rachel Laber
Rochester Welcomes 2,400 Students to Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center DECA conference returns to Rochester for Annual State Career Conference The best and brightest high