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Rochester's online guide to everything for kids, teens, & families!

Genesee Country Village & Museum

Genesee Country Village & Museum in Mumford, NY is the largest living history museum in New York State. Transport yourself back to the 19th century mid-May through mid-October, with special events all year long. Over 60 historic buildings making history come alive! Hours vary seasonally; see website for details.
1410 Flint Hill Road PO Box 310
Mumford , NY , 14511
Phone: (585) 538-6822
42° 59' 33.594" N, 77° 52' 48.4284" W

The Hochstein School

Providing excellent music and dance instruction to anyone who is interested – regardless of age, level of skill, background, or ability to pay. Year-round classes and summer camps in music, dance, and other aspects of the arts for toddlers through adults. We aim to nurture and inspire each individual, and to welcome all to our community.
50 N. Plymouth Ave
Rochester , NY , 14614
Phone: (585) 454-4596
43° 9' 21.24" N, 77° 36' 56.5596" W

Martial Arts America

Rochester's premiere karate school with 30 years experience. Classes & programs for age 4-adult. Bully busters, self defense, kickboxing. Birthday parties too! Three locations: Penfield, Brighton, Webster.
3450 Winton Place
Rochester , NY , 14623
Phone: 475-9250
43° 5' 49.9344" N, 77° 34' 43.1832" W

Wickham Farms

Wickham Farms is a fun place for families to spend an hour, an afternoon or all day! Attractions include a jumping pillow, batting cages, kiddie train ride, a mini golf course, farm animals, and a free weekly storytime. In the Fall, we have a corn maze, hayrides, a u-pick pumpkin patch, and u-pick apple orchard. In our barn, we serve of ice cream, frozen custard and casual meals. We make cookies from scratch and fry our own donuts in the Fall.
1821 Fairport Nine Mile Point Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: (585) 377-FARM (3276)
43° 9' 4.9608" N, 77° 26' 11.9364" W

Lollypop Farm, Humane Society of Greater Rochester

FREE to visit and many opportunities for learning! Pet adoption, farm yard and petting area, humane education, outreach programs and services.
99 Victor Road
Fairport , NY , 14450
Phone: 585-223-1330
43° 3' 39.582" N, 77° 23' 55.3056" W

Corn Hill Arts Festival

Annual Arts festival in July...Corn Hill section of downtown Rochester near the Genesee River. Over 400 artists, 200,000 visitors.
S. Plymouth Ave. and Troup St, S. Fitzhugh Street Corn Hill Neighbors Association
Rochester , NY , 14608
Phone: 585.262.3142
43° 9' 2.7324" N, 77° 36' 42.9696" W

Stokoe Farms

Pumpkins and lots more fun in the fall from mid-September until the end of October, and fun in the Christmas season with the best Christmas trees in WNY! For over 200 years, the Stokoe family has been cultivating our farming heritage. Step back to a simpler time with your family and take a wagon ride to pick your own special pumpkin or to choose the perfect Christmas tree. Let us help you make memorable Harvest and Christmas traditions will last for generations. Open weekend only, 10am-5pm mid September thru the end of October, and again during the Christmas season.
656 South Road
Scottsville , NY , 14546
Phone: (585) 889-0770
42° 59' 35.466" N, 77° 46' 20.7624" W

RocVentures

Sought out as the largest indoor climbing and high ropes course destination in North America, RocVentures has been in the Neighborhood of the Arts for 21 years. We serve adventure birthday parties, field trips, summer and school break camps, and (of course) indoor climbing and high ropes courses!
1044 University Ave.
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: (585) 442-5462
43° 9' 14.3064" N, 77° 34' 23.7972" W

Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC)

Rochester's science, technology and cultural heritage museum. Also includes Strasenburgh Planetarium and Cumming Nature Center (in Naples).
657 East Ave
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-271-4552
43° 9' 8.9028" N, 77° 35' 14.8092" W

Eastman Community Music School

Community music school with classes and opportunities for age 4 months through adults.
26 Gibbs Street
Rochester , NY , 14604
Phone: (585) 274-1100
43° 9' 28.1124" N, 77° 36' 3.708" W

The Gymnastics Training Center, Fit by Five, Botsford School of Dance

Gymnastics, Pre-School/Nursery School & Dance: Fantastic 22,000 sq ft temperature-controlled gym with 2 sunken trampolines, 60' TumblTrak and 2 foam pits. Dedicated Pre-School room & Dance Studio. Instruction for the beginner thru advanced athlete!
The Gymnastics Training Center 2051 Fairport Nine Mile Point Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: 585-388-8686
43° 8' 52.0836" N, 77° 27' 31.4064" W

Seneca Park Zoo

Come visit the animals at Seneca Park Zoo, which is open all year long. Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
2222 St. Paul Street
Rochester , NY , 14621
Phone: 585-336-7200
43° 11' 48.7356" N, 77° 37' 2.8704" W

Clubhouse Fun Center

#1 for Family Fun in Rochester! Open year round! Indoor Fun: Arcade Games, Birthday Parties, Group Parties & More! Outdoor Fun: Go Karts, Bumper Cars, Mini Golf & Gemstone Panning.
70 Jay Scutti Blvd.
Rochester (Henrietta) , NY , 14623
Phone: (585)272-7888
43° 5' 21.8508" N, 77° 37' 46.8372" W

Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center of Greater Rochester

The JCC is a vibrant community center with state-of-the-art fitness, theatre, aquatics, and an array of programs and services for all ages. The JCC is the place for total wellness and provides sports and fitness programs, wellness services, early childhood education, before & after school care, summer camps, celebrations of Jewish holidays and traditions, and activities. The JCC is open and welcoming to all in the community.
1200 Edgewood Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: 585-461-2000
43° 5' 46.2768" N, 77° 33' 57.0852" W

Earthworks Institute Inc.

At EarthWorks Institute, we believe that the best way to get students engaged with learning is to take a hands on approach. Our programs are taught through time-honored mentoring experiences to create a very special kind of outdoor learning experience; wilderness skills like plant identification, tool making, shelter building, and how to build friction fire, deep awareness and more. Give your child the gift of adventure, confidence and character with Earthworks Institute.
185 Caroline Street
Rochester , NY , 14620
Phone: (585) 861-8127
43° 8' 21.1668" N, 77° 36' 4.0428" W

Bristol Mountain

Great skiing, close by! Fall foliage sky lifts in October.
5662 Route 64
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: 585-374-1124
42° 44' 43.6596" N, 77° 24' 5.3316" W

The Artful Fairy

You'll find Fairy Magic at The Artful Fairy! Walk-in and Create Your Own Garden, have a Fairylicious Birthday Party or take one of our many Fairy Garden Classes. Looking for Adult fun? Plant~N'~Party is for you! Create succulent gardens in unique containers while you sip delicious beverages. We're Rochester's premiere Plant and Sip company!
90 E. Main St #3
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-924-4499
42° 58' 54.5052" N, 77° 24' 27.8964" W

Bach to Rock Penfield

Locally owned/operated music school in Penfield provides music lessons for students of all ages and skill levels living in the Rochester NY area. Instruments we teach include guitar, piano, drums, voice, violin, trumpet & more! Unique to our school in the area are DJ lessons. Birthday parties and seasonal camps are great opportunities to play & learn music with your friends and make new ones! We also have early childhood classes for toddlers and preschoolers. Take your skills to the next level in a Glee Club or Rock Band. B2R offers opportunities for students to perform in venues all around our area.
2160 Penfield Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: 5853643766
43° 7' 55.0812" N, 77° 26' 32.586" W

YMCA - Eastside (Penfield)

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Eastside YMCA is a place for families, seniors, youth, and adults to reach their goals of health and wellness. Aquatics, group exercise, before and after school care, camp, sports, events, and more.
1835 Fairport Nine-Mile Point Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: 585-341-4000
43° 8' 58.9704" N, 77° 26' 14.5536" W

Woody Acres

Woody Acres is a family owned farm located in beautiful Upstate New York selling Christmas Trees and Pumpkins. For the Pumpkin season we are open late September through late October. For the Holiday season we open mid-November until just before Christmas (closed Thanksgiving Day).
1530 Harris Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: 585-872-2759
43° 10' 13.566" N, 77° 24' 43.038" W

Eastman School of Music - Concert Office

Concert Information - many concerts open to the Rochester community are free and family-friendly.
26 Gibbs Street
Rochester , NY , 14604
Phone: (585) 274-1109
43° 9' 28.1124" N, 77° 36' 3.708" W

The Animation Workshop at Animatus Studio

Professional animation studio that holds workshops for age 9 and older
34 Winthrop Street
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-232-3949
43° 9' 27.054" N, 77° 35' 49.8192" W

Our Lady of Mercy School for Young Women

Our Lady of Mercy School is the only college preparatory, faith-based private school exclusively for young women in grades 6 through 12 in the Rochester region. Mercy builds life-changing competence, confidence, and compassion that prepares and inspires young women to achieve the highest level of success in college, in career, and in the community. This is accomplished through Mercy’s strong academic and extra-curricular offerings and supportive advocacy of a caring faculty. In addition, Mercy students are instilled with a solid moral compass which prepares them to excel and lead within a global society. We are proud to offer $1.4 million in financial assistance to 40% of our student population. Mercy’s Class of 2017 merited over $20 million in college scholarships, and are attending nationally-renowned institutions including Boston College, Brown, Cornell, Duke, Georgetown, Harvard, MIT, Notre Dame, Yale and many other prestigious schools.
1437 Blossom Rd
Rochester , NY , 14610
Phone: 585-288-7120
43° 8' 50.604" N, 77° 32' 14.2476" W

Ballet Prestige - Training academy of New York State Ballet

Ballet Prestige is a ballet school located in Rochester, NY that provides ballet classes in a nurturing and positive atmosphere for ballet students of all ages and dance experience.
1855 Monroe Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: 585-704-1903
43° 7' 38.8848" N, 77° 33' 59.4288" W

RCTV, Rochester's Community Media Center

Rochester's Non-profit public access media center, offering programming and cost-effective media classes for youth and adults.
21 Gorham Street
Rochester , NY , 14605
Phone: 585-325-1238
43° 9' 58.23" N, 77° 36' 51.0912" W

Babies & Bumps

Beyond the Bump seeks to empower women to confidently navigate the rewarding – and often challenging – transition of becoming a mom.
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Rochester , NY , 14625
Phone: 585.244.2040
43° 9' 10.3824" N, 77° 30' 16.596" W

New York Museum of Transportation

The New York Museum of Transportation is unique among Western New York's museums: In addition to providing train rides on the only electric trolley ride in New York State, we have a large model railroad for model enthusiasts young and old. This is a hands-on museum full of highway and horse-drawn vehicles, photos, exhibits, gallery, gift shop. Open Sundays only, and featuring monthly special events.
6393 East River Rd
W. Henrietta , NY , 14586
Phone: (585) 533-1113
43° 1' 0.2136" N, 77° 42' 35.262" W

Sea Her Shine

A 1,400 square-foot magical space that offers themed birthday parties for all ages, dance sessions, ladies nights, seasonal trunk shows, and special events. ​It is available for private rental for up to 50 people. ​The Sea Her Shine decor has been created with authentic New England coastal furnishings. Founder Pamela Schickler puts a unique spin on her dance career, event planning, building female confidence and sharing her love of the ocean.
15 South Main Street
Pittsford , NY , 14534
Phone: (585) 737-0680
43° 5' 25.6056" N, 77° 30' 56.9232" W

Sterling Renaissance Festival

Thrill to the excitement of over 100 stage and street performers, professional actors, comedians and musicians who whimsically recreate an authentic English Renaissance village for you to experience. Join the merriment at the Pub Sing, Wench Auction and Trial & Dunke. Witness dozens of artisans demonstrating their fine craftsmanship and selling their unique wares. Savor delicacies like steak-on-a-stake, pita pockets, succulent turkey legs, portabella mushroom sandwiches, mile high cakes and more!
15385 Farden Rd
Sterling , NY , 13156
Phone: 800-879-4446
43° 21' 41.3352" N, 76° 39' 10.3248" W

Ganondagan State Historic Site

The only site of its kind east of the Mississippi, Ganondagan is dedicated to sharing the living culture and natural world of the Seneca people at their historic Town of Peace. At the new Seneca Art & Culture Center, approximately 300 pieces from historical artifacts through contemporary artistic and cultural contributions are featured in 15 permanent and rotating exhibits highlighting five centuries of Seneca life.
Boughton Hill Road 7000 County Road 41
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-924-5848
42° 57' 39.654" N, 77° 26' 9.69" W

Beautiful Birth Choices

Beautiful Birth Choices offers full circle support for families in the Greater Rochester area. While our primary support is for expecting families, offering childbirth education, doula services, lactation support and yoga, we have a whole new line of classes for the growing family! We would love to have you join us as we get out and about in Rochester, moving, dancing, sharing music, and spending time with your little ones. Come on out and see us!
681 North Winton Rd.
Rochester , NY , 14609
Phone: 585-484-1972
43° 9' 31.572" N, 77° 32' 53.8044" W

Organization:

Location:

280 North Union Street
Rochester, NY, 14609
United States

Phone:

(585) 428-6907

2018 Bands on the Bricks at the Public Market

Dates: 
07/20/2018
07/27/2018
08/03/2018
Time: 
6 - 10 pm, gates open at 5:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

280 North Union Street
Rochester, NY, 14609
United States

Phone:

585-428-6907

2018 Community Garage Sale and Superfleas at the Market

Dates: 
07/15/2018
07/22/2018
07/29/2018
Time: 
8 am - 2 pm

Location:

Ontario Beach 4799 Lake Ave
Rochester, NY, 14612
United States

Phone:

585-865-3320

2018 Concerts by the Shore Series

Dates: 
07/18/2018
07/25/2018
08/01/2018
Time: 
7-9 PM, except Rochester Philharmonic, that begins at 7:30 PM

Location:

137 East Ave.
Rochester, NY, 14604
United States

Phone:

(585) 461-2222

6 x 6 x 2018

Dates: 
07/15/2018
Time: 
Wednesday - Sunday: 12pm - 5pm / Friday: 12pm - 9pm

Organization:

Blackfriars Theatre

Location:

795 East Main Street14605
Rochester, NY, 14605
United States

Phone:

(585) 454-1260

A Chorus Line

Dates: 
07/15/2018
Time: 
Tues. - Thurs. 7:30 pm, Fri. - Sat. 8 pm, Sun. 2 pm, also Sun. July 15 at 7 pm

Organization:

Location:

75 Woodbury Blvd
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 232-4382

Austin Giorgio Live at Geva

Dates: 
08/04/2018
Time: 
8 pm

Location:

St. Thomas Episcopal Church
2000 Highland Avenue
Rochester, NY, 14618
United States

Phone:

585-410-7278

Organization:

Location:

280 North Union Street
Rochester, NY, 14609
United States

Phone:

585-428-6907

Bike-in Movie at the Public Market

Dates: 
08/24/2018
Time: 
The networking /socializing begins at 7:30 p.m., and the movie starts around 8:30 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

274 Goodman Street N B134
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

585.730.7034

Brainery Bazaar

Dates: 
08/11/2018
09/08/2018
10/13/2018
Time: 
11 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

115 Metro Park
Rochester, NY, 14623
United States

Phone:

585-430-9877

Community Mosaic Project - participants needed!

Dates: 
07/21/2018
08/11/2018
08/14/2018
Time: 
Depends on the day. Please check schedule or flyer for exact times. 10-12pm, 1-3pm or 3:30-5:30pm

Organization:

Location:

900 East Ave.
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 327-4800

David Levinthal: War, Myth, Desire

Dates: 
07/15/2018
07/17/2018
07/18/2018
Time: 
Tues.-Sat. 10 am - 5 pm, Sun. 11 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Aurora Theatre

Location:

673 Main Street
East Aurora, NY, 14052
United States

Phone:

7169136834

Disney's Newsies at Aurora Theatre

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
07/21/2018
Time: 
see website for details

Organization:

Location:

129 W Commercial St.
East Rochester, NY, 14445
United States

Phone:

585-732-0036

Drawing & Painting Class Registration

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/28/2018
08/04/2018
Time: 
12-4pm

Location:

Edgerton Recreation Center
41 Backus St
Rochester, NY, 14608
United States

Phone:

585-428-6769

Edgerton Model Railroad Layouts Open House

Dates: 
07/28/2018
08/25/2018
09/29/2018
Time: 
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location:

137 East Ave.
Rochester, NY, 14604
United States

Phone:

(585) 461-2222

First Friday / Rochester

Dates: 
08/03/2018
08/31/2018
10/05/2018
Time: 
Check individual venues for hours

Organization:

Location:

280 North Union Street
Rochester, NY, 14609
United States

Phone:

(585) 428-6907

Food Truck Rodeo at the Public Market

Dates: 
07/25/2018
08/29/2018
09/26/2018
Time: 
5-9 pm

Organization:

Location:

900 East Ave.
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 327-4800

Gail Albert Halaban: Out My Window

Dates: 
07/15/2018
07/17/2018
07/18/2018
Time: 
Tues.-Sat. 10 am - 5 pm, Sun. 11 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

280 North Union Street
Rochester, NY, 14609
United States

Phone:

(585) 428-6907

Gospel Jubilee

Dates: 
07/29/2018
Time: 
4 - 7 pm

Organization:

Trout Run Camp Resort

Location:

2137 Stannards Road
Wellsville, NY, 14895
United States

Phone:

585-596-0500

GREAT WELLSVILLE BALLOON RALLY

Dates: 
07/20/2018
07/21/2018
07/22/2018
Time: 
All day family fun

Location:

DeWitt Recreation Area
115 Cedar Street
Batavia, NY, 14020
United States

Phone:

585-344-1122

Kayaking at DeWitt Recreation Area

Dates: 
07/21/2018
Time: 
First Session: 10:00 am-12:00 pm Second Session: 1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

713 Monroe Ave.
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

585-271-5920

Of These Streets: Photographs by Jeremy Moule, Benjamin Osborne, & Jason Wilder

Dates: 
07/15/2018
07/16/2018
07/17/2018
Time: 
Monday: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday: 9 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Friday-Sunday: Noon - 5 p.m.

Location:

Crouch Hall
4965 County Road 16
Canandaigua, NY, 14424
United States

Phone:

(585) 654-6047

Olympic Fencing Camp

Dates: 
07/30/2018
07/31/2018
08/01/2018
Time: 
10:45AM - 12:15PM

Organization:

Blackfriars Theatre

Location:

795 East Main Street14605
Rochester, NY, 14605
United States

Phone:

(585) 454-1260

Ordinary Days

Dates: 
02/01/2019
02/02/2019
02/03/2019
Time: 
See schedule for individual times.

Location:

VOA Complex
214 LAKE AVE
ROCHESTER, NY, 14608-1208
United States

Phone:

585-402-7218

PaperCraft and Crop

Dates: 
10/13/2018
Time: 
9:00 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

280 North Union Street
Rochester, NY, 14609
United States

Phone:

585-428-7292

Public Market Group Tours - Call to Schedule Tour!

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/26/2018
08/02/2018
Time: 
Tours can be scheduled on Thursdays between the hours of 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

TOPS MARKETS, Consumer Affairs PO Box 1027
Buffalo, NY, 14240-1027
United States

Phone:

315-471-9597

ROC The Taste

Dates: 
07/27/2018
07/28/2018
Time: 
11 am to 11 pm

Rochester Regional Health Total Sports Experience

Western New York's finest sports and recreation facility, offering camps, clinics, leagues, tournaments in a variety of sports for kids and adults.
880 Elmgrove Road
Rochester , NY , 14624
Phone: 585-458-4263
43° 9' 18.0936" N, 77° 43' 46.3872" W

Organization:

Blackfriars Theatre

Location:

795 East Main Street14605
Rochester, NY, 14605
United States

Phone:

(585) 454-1260

The Last Night of Ballyhoo

Dates: 
12/14/2018
12/15/2018
12/16/2018
Time: 
See schedule for individual times.

Organization:

Aquarium of Niagara

Location:

701 Whirlpool Street
Niagara Falls, NY, 14301
United States

Phone:

716-285-3575

Visit the Touch Tank At the Aquarium of Niagara

Dates: 
07/15/2018
07/20/2018
07/21/2018
Time: 
12:30 pm and 3 pm

Organization:

YMCA Camp Gorham

Location:

265 Darts Lake Road
Eagle Bay, NY, 13331
United States

Phone:

315-357-6401

Women’s Adventure Weekend at Camp Gorham

Dates: 
09/28/2018
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
Time: 
Check in Friday after 3-5 pm and checkout is noon on Sunday