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Local Calendar of Events

There's a lot going on in this family-friendly city we live in, and the options can be overwhelming. So every week, we pick our not-to-miss events.


More Great Places to go this Summer

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    6 Places to Get Your Favorite Ice Cream!

    It's Ice Cream Season! With summer weather coming to a close there are still many ice cream parlors in the Greater Rochester area open and waiting for you. So gather the kids and be sure to get out to at least one of these delicious places for a scoo more

  • blueberries

    Places to get Blueberries

    Did you know that blueberries are healthy and high in antioxidants? Not only that, they’re incredibly delicious and available right here in Upstate New York! Here’s where you can pick your own or grab some already picked at a local farm stand. more

  • Pageant of Steam

    Pageant of Steam

    August Fairs and Festivals

    There's so much to do and see during Festival Season! Here are some ideas to get you and your family off to a great start. Many of these festivals take place locally in the Greater Rochester area. So don't miss out on family-fun and excitement! more

  • George Eastman Vibes

    Places To Enjoy Summer Music

    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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    Corn Hill Arts Festival, Rochester

    July Fairs and Festivals

    There's so much to do and see during Festival Season! Here are some ideas to get you and your family off to a great start. Many of these festivals take place locally in the Greater Rochester area. So don't miss out on family-fun and excitement! more

  • Sonnenberg Father's Day Car Show

    Sonnenberg Gardens, Canandaigua

    Places to Take Dad on Father's Day

    Give dad a gift he will always remember...a day out with his family! Gifts don't have to be big or expensive to show dad how much he means to you. Here are some ideas that dad might enjoy on his special day. more

  • Summer Fairs & Festivals

    May & June Fairs and Festivals

    There's so much to do and see during Festival Season! Here are some ideas to get you and your family off to a great start. Many of these festivals take place locally in the Greater Rochester area. So don't miss out on family-fun and excitement! more

  • Glamping Tent

    Let's Go Glamping!

    When most people think of camping they imagine roughing it – sleeping on the ground and braving the lack of facilities. But a new trend has entered into the market and we're excited – Glamping has arrived in the Finger Lakes Region. more

  • Roseland Waterpark

    Water Parks and Spray Parks, Let's Get Wet!

    The Rochester area offers so much water fun! When your kids start begging...let's get wet this summer, don't fret! Grab the beach towels, sun screen, flip flops and head out to these fun water parks and spray parks while the sun is shining. more

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  • Berry picking

    Places to Go Berry Picking

    The Rochester area has many farms that allow families to pick their own berries. Berry picking is also a wonderful way to teach your kids about farming and where their food comes from. more

  • Rochester Public Market

    Public Market, Rochester

    Local Farm Markets offer Seasonal Delights

    A trip to the farm market offers you and your family the freshest produce for a healthy diet but it's also a wonderful opportunity to learn how these fruits and vegetables are grown. more

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    Matthew Conheady, LeRoy Falls, LeRoy

    Places to Enjoy Fantastic Waterfalls

    Upstate New York offers some of the most beautiful waterfalls in the nation; from small cascades to thundering waterfalls that drop hundreds of feet. Check out these waterfalls and enjoy the natural beauty. Don't forget your camera! more

  • Finger Lakes Museum Trail Boating Museum

    Finger lakes Boating Museum, Hammondsport

    9 Places to Visit on the Museum Trail

    Making time to check out as many of the Finger Lakes museums that you can now will give you plenty of ideas for rainy days or when friends and family are visiting during the summer months. more

  • Sonnenberg Gardens

    Sonnenberg Gardens, Canandaigua

    5 Places to Stop and Smell the Flowers

    There are so many wonderful things about flowers and flower gardens that you and your family can enjoy and discover together. Here are some places around the Rochester area where you can literally stop and smell the flowers. more

  • Wickham Farms CSA

    Wickham Farms, Penfield

    Community Supported Agriculture Farms (CSA)

    If you're looking for fresh seasonal produce, finding a local CSA might be the perfect answer for you and your family. Some farmers include shares of eggs, homemade bread, meat, cheese, fruit, flowers or other farm products along with their veggies. more

  • Summer Picnic

    10 fun ideas for a simple picnic

    Summer is here and the kids are itching to be outside all day long. Why not pack a lunch and head to the park for a simple but splendid picnic with your family? more

  • Cheese Plate

    Just Say Cheese! A visit to upstate New York Cheese Farms

    Luckily for those of us in Upstate New York, there’s no better way to learn about cheese production than by exploring the Finger Lakes Cheese Trail. more

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