Live performances | Kids Out and About Rochester

Huckleberry Swamp

Nature preserve located off Route 104: For the preservation of bird and wildlife integrity and conservation of the land they depend on.
Catchpole Road
North Rose , NY
Phone: 585-249-9232
43° 10' 22.5336" N, 76° 55' 36.3072" W

Stuart Horse Trials

A competitive event held annually for top international riders and their horses, testing partnership and athletic prowess in the triathlon of equestrian sport.
Murray Rd.
Victor , NY
Phone: 657-6980
42° 57' 6.1848" N, 77° 26' 2.3208" W

The Harley School

Founded in 1917, The Harley School is a nationally-recognized, independent school in Rochester, NY, offering an innovative and demanding college preparatory program for 525 day students in Nursery (age 3) through Grade 12.
1981 Clover Street
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: (585) 442-1770
43° 7' 12.6804" N, 77° 32' 59.1576" 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

Spotlight Theatre Arts

Theatre Arts Education for kids and teens. Private Lessons: Piano, Voice, Theater, Dance, Drums, Guitar, Ukulele and Audition Prep. Skill-building classes. Live-Learning Productions (learning every aspect of musical theatre from audition to performance). A full season of plays.
3 Railroad St
Fairport , NY , 14450
Phone: 585-305-4767
43° 6' 12.5928" N, 77° 26' 26.538" W

Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC)

Immerse yourself in the incredible world of science. Follow your curiosity from the depths of the oceans to the edge of the universe. Push the limits of your imagination to create never-before-seen inventions. All at the Science Museum, Strasenburgh Planetarium and Cumming Nature Center.
657 East Ave
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585.271.4552
43° 9' 8.9028" N, 77° 35' 14.8092" W

Seneca Park Zoo

Plan a visit to Seneca Park Zoo to surround yourself with wildlife from around the world. Seneca Park Zoo is open 362 days a year and is only 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

TYKEs (Theatre Young Kids Enjoy)

Inspiring families with best-loved fairy tales, favorite bedtime stories and children’s books... all seen through the magic of live theatre.
1200 Edgewood Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: 585-461-2000
43° 5' 46.2768" N, 77° 33' 57.0852" W

The Strong Museum

A national museum of play, right in our back yard! Voted #1 place to take kids in Rochester by KOA readers.
One Manhattan Square
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-263-2700
43° 9' 9.8784" N, 77° 36' 2.5524" W

Bach to Rock Penfield

Bach to Rock Penfield is a locally owned and operated music school located in Penfield, NY that provides music lessons for students of all ages, instruments and skill levels in the Rochester NY area. We offer private music lessons in ALL instruments, early childhood classes (toddlers - first grade), opportunities to join a band or glee club, birthday parties, seasonal music camps, DJ scratching and mixing lessons, music production lessons and more!
2160 Penfield Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: 5853643766
43° 7' 55.0812" N, 77° 26' 32.586" W

Nazareth College Arts Center

Nazareth College Arts Center is greater Rochester's premiere presenter of world-class music, theatre, dance, and family entertainment since 1967.
4245 East Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: (585) 389-2170
43° 6' 5.2416" N, 77° 30' 59.6808" W

OFC Creations

OFC Creations (Opportunities For Creativity) was founded in 2005 by Eric Vaughn Johnson to give students an opportunity to push their creative limits. OFC is now in residence at The Lyric Theatre, 440 East Ave., Rochester, a collaboration that has enabled for this expansion of educational and artistic programs. The Lyric is located in the historic East Avenue neighborhood. OFC offers after school and evening arts programming to private and public schools, video production for events and theatrical performances, and opening opportunities to new directors in the Rochester community.
P.O Box 26346
Rochester , NY , 14626
Phone: 585-667-0954
43° 12' 32.9004" N, 77° 42' 30.1248" W

Mad Science of Western New York

Mad science of Western New York is the science enrichment provider for children in kindergarten through to grade 6. We make it our mission to spark imaginative learning! We deliver unique, hands-on science experiences to children.
333 Metro Park Bldg C, Suit F-102
Rochester , NY , 14623
Phone: 585-278-2296
43° 5' 44.0772" N, 77° 37' 19.272" W

Eastman Community Music School

We are a community music school bringing classical and jazz private lessons, group classes, and ensemble experiences to musicians aged 4 months to 99!
26 Gibbs Street
Rochester , NY , 14604
Phone: (585) 274-1400
43° 9' 28.1124" N, 77° 36' 3.708" W

Old Falls Street Niagara Falls

This entertainment district serves as a “Community Welcome Center” for residents and visitors. We provide exciting spaces for festivals, concerts and family-friendly activities.
101 Old Falls Street
Niagara Falls , NY , 14303
Phone: 716-278-2121
43° 5' 8.6028" N, 79° 3' 37.1124" W

Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park

Only a short 30 minutes from Rochester, Sonnenberg Gardens offers enjoyment for all ages in its formal gardens, Victorian mansion, and greenhouse complex. One of the most treasured landmarks of our region, Sonnenberg Gardens greets 35,000 visitors annually and has been doing so since it opened its doors to the public in 1973. Visitors from all over the globe come to enjoy the relaxing nature and beauty of its gardens. Many also come to learn about the history of this unique place and its original owners, Frederick and Mary Clark Thompson. We are open 7 days a week, rain or shine, May 1 through October 31. Hours: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm; extended Summer Hours (Memorial Day – Labor Day): 9:30 am – 5:30 pm.
151 Charlotte Street
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: (585) 394-4922
42° 53' 53.448" N, 77° 16' 19.4556" 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 Avenue Blackbox Theatre - Rochester, NY

The Avenue Blackbox provides year-round FREE THEATER FOR KIDS, address-based sliding scale membership, music and drama workshops, theatre tech training and more.
780 Joseph Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14621
Phone: 585.491.6730
43° 10' 44.2488" N, 77° 36' 27.1728" 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

Geva Theatre Center

Rochester's leading professional theatre, operating in the Naval Armory-Convention Hall.
75 Woodbury Blvd
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: (585) 232 1366
43° 9' 8.7768" N, 77° 36' 18.2592" W

New York State Ballet

New York State Ballet brings a refreshed appreciation, awareness, and education of the art form of classical ballet to the state of New York, while making our productions affordable and accessible to community members from every background.
1855 Monroe Av
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: 585-704-1903
43° 7' 38.8848" N, 77° 33' 59.4288" W

New York State Ballet Training Academy (formerly Ballet Prestige)

Top notch instruction. Friendly atmosphere. The New York State Ballet Training Academy offers certified professional dance instruction in a welcoming and nurturing environment. Our brand new spacious studios feature state-of-the-art dance floors that reduce the potential for injury. Many performance opportunities are available for your child to showcase the skills learned and joy experienced while dancing alongside the professional dancers of the New York State Ballet.
821 Fairport Rd.
E. Rochester , NY , 14445
Phone: (585) 203-1763
43° 6' 12.5316" N, 77° 29' 2.7636" W

Roberts Community Music School

This is a place where you can realize your goals, reach your potential, and enjoy your musical journey. Conveniently located on the Westside of Rochester, lessons and classes are taught by phenomenal instructors, many of which teach at Roberts Wesleyan College. Enroll now for summer or fall 2019 term!
2301 Westside Drive
Rochester , NY , 14624
Phone: 585-594-6101
43° 7' 33.222" N, 77° 47' 53.0592" W

Our Lady of Mercy Theatre

Our Lady of Mercy School for Young Women Grades 6-12. Produces 2 show a year and holds community auditions for Male students grades 9-12 to participate in shows with Mercy students.
1437 Blossom Rd.
Rochester , NY , 14610
Phone: 585-288-7120
43° 8' 50.604" N, 77° 32' 14.2476" W

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO)

Since its founding by George Eastman in 1922, the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra has been committed to enriching and inspiring our community through the art of music! The RPO's OrKIDStra family concert series is designed to introduce children to the joys of orchestral music through shorter works and interactive participation. These performances take place at the Performance Hall at Hochstein on Sunday afternoons.
108 East Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14604
Phone: 585-454-2100
43° 9' 25.5924" N, 77° 36' 5.0292" W

Maker Faire Rochester

Celebrating everyone who loves to make, create, craft, build and anything DIY. It will be filled with exhibitions, demonstrations, & hands-on activities for all ages, presentations, speakers, live music, and visual & performing arts.
123 Main Street
Rochester , NY , 14604
Phone: 585-478-6898
43° 9' 21.1644" N, 77° 36' 32.598" W

Rochester Children’s Book Festival

Western New York's incredible annual one-day children's book festival is held in November each year at Monroe Community College. This festival attracts prominent children's authors from around the US.
RACWI Rochester Area Children's Writers and Illustrators
Rochester , NY , 14634 43° 12' 19.4328" N, 77° 40' 2.2368" W