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There is nothing like summertime outdoor music. Whether you feel like dancing, listening or just relaxing, you and your family can feel a part of the beautiful great outdoors while being inspired by musical accompaniment. more »

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Clothesline Arts Festival

Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester

Area Summer Fairs and Festivals throughout the Summer more »

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Wickham Farms CSA

Wickham Farms, Penfield

Local CSA's offer opportunity to learn about locally grown produce more »

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Summer day camp is a great place where children can stretch their minds, exercise their bodies, develop new interests, and forge lasting friendships. Read how you can help make the most of your child's day camp experience. more »



Rochester Rhinos, Rochester

Here is your chance to win exciting and fun stuff from Rochester & Genesee Valley Parent and Check out the current contests! more »

Everyone loves a deal, and these local restaurants offer great fare with specials and extras that will give you the biggest bang for your buck. Check out our picks. more »

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Ellison Park, Rochester

Feeling that spring fever right about now? If weather permits, fill a backpack with nutritious snacks and head for one of the area’s beautiful parks or trails. Close in proximity, take on a short hike or spend the entire day with a picnic lunch. more »


What were homes in Rochester like years ago? Many well-known homes have been preserved and are available for you and your family and friends to tour. Dating back to the early 20th Century, these homes depict how people lived. more »

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