Nature/Outdoors | 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

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

YMCA Camp Arrowhead

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Camp Arrowhead features year-round programming for home school kids, summer day camps, group rentals, outdoor education programming, and more.
20 Arrowhead Rd.
Pittsford , NY , 14534
Phone: 585-383-4590
43° 2' 38.544" N, 77° 29' 10.104" W

Wickham Farms

We have a new, bigger home (1315 Sweets Corners Rd, Penfield) where we can provide even more top-notch family fun. Our new one-price Barnyard Admission includes a jumping pillow, jumping pad (for the little ones), train rides, corn mazes, mini golf, rubber duck races, a corn pit, combine slide, hayrides (weekends only), and so much more! We serve farm fresh sandwiches , frozen custard, and fresh baked cookies, donuts, and fudge.
1315 Sweets Corners Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: (585) 377-FARM (3276)
43° 9' 8.2152" N, 77° 25' 44.0652" 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

The Artful Fairy

The Artful Fairy studios are a magical place to get creative! Make a one-of-a-kind miniature garden or terrarium. Feel like painting? We've got a selection of wood and ceramic pieces you can pick and paint! Celebrate your birthday with one of our Fairy, Unicorn, Mermaid or Art party options. Or, take one of our memorable art and 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
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-924-4499
42° 58' 54.6852" N, 77° 24' 27.918" 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

The Garden Factory

Garden supplies and LOTS more! Fabulous fall and Halloween festival weekends during the fall, and then a wonderful display for the December holidays.
2126 Buffalo Rd.
Rochester , NY , 14624
Phone: 585.247.6236
43° 8' 55.7268" N, 77° 42' 30.8952" W

Rochester Holiday Village

Roc Holiday Village, is owned and produced by Rochester natives Jenna Knauf, owner of Bella Events Group; Kelli Marsh, professional photographer; and Sean McCarthy, owner of McCarthy Tents & Events.
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Rochester , NY , . 43° 9' 23.6808" N, 77° 36' 31.8492" W

Coloring On Canvas

We create One-Of-A-Kind Hand Illustrated coloring canvases, Fairy Gardens for indoors & outdoors, Creative art classes - Painting, Illustration, Animation, Drawing, Anime, Jewelry Design, Fabric Art & more for both adults & children, Birthday Celebrations & Group events. We bring the art of creation to a whole new level. "No Theme is to Much for Us; Creativity is Our Muse" INSPIRING MINDS, HEARTS & HANDS
700 South Ave 2ND Floor Suite #3
Rochester , NY , 14620
Phone: 703.989.7722 / 844.4ARTNOW (844
43° 8' 29.6412" N, 77° 36' 14.5728" W

Ganondagan State Historic Site

Ganondagan is the only New York State Historic Site dedicated to Native Americans, in particular the Seneca and Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) people, and the only Seneca town developed and interpreted in the United States. Ganondagan is the internationally recognized resource for Haudenosaunee history, culture, and living traditions that express universal ideals of peace, cooperation, and respect for each other, and the natural world. Spanning 569 acres, the Ganondagan experience includes interpreted trails, a full-size Seneca Bark Longhouse, the Seneca Art & Culture Center featuring interactive exhibits, contemporary art, the Iroquois Creation Story film, and gift shop.
Boughton Hill Road 7000 County Road 41
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-924-5848
42° 57' 39.654" N, 77° 26' 9.69" W

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Location:

515 Log Cabin Road
Victor, NY, 14564
United States

Phone:

585-217-7108

Adopt-a-Maple Sundays

Dates: 
01/12/2020
01/19/2020
01/26/2020
Time: 
9AM - 1PM

Organization:

Location:

99 Victor Road
Fairport, NY, 14450
United States

Phone:

585-223-1330

Animal Tales: Free Drop-in Story Time

Dates: 
12/06/2019
12/13/2019
12/20/2019
Time: 
11:30 am- 12:00 pm

Organization:

Genesee Brew House

Location:

25 Cataract Street
Rochester, NY, 14605
United States

Phone:

585-263-9200

Annual Keg Tree Lighting

Dates: 
12/06/2019
Time: 
5 pm - 9 pm

Location:

22 Main Street Suite 3
Scottsville, NY, 14546
United States

Phone:

(585) 889-6050

Annual Scottsville Parade of Lights

Dates: 
12/07/2019
Time: 
2 pm - 9 pm

Organization:

Location:

27 Pond Rd.
Honeoye Falls, NY, 14472
United States

Phone:

585-334-7790

Location:

Braddock Bay Bird Observatory
10 Braddocks Ave
Hilton, NY, 14468
United States

Phone:

585-234-3525

Christmas Bird Count for Kids

Dates: 
12/07/2019
Time: 
9:00AM - noon

Location:

Chili Senior Center
3235 Chili Avenue
Rochester, NY, 14624
United States

Phone:

585-889-4680

Community Tree Lighting & Parade of Lights

Dates: 
12/06/2019
Time: 
6 pm - 8:30 pm

Location:

Genesee County Park & Forest Interpretive Nature Center
11095 Bethany Center Rd
East Bethany, NY, 14054
United States

Phone:

585-344-1122

Create-a-Critter

Dates: 
12/07/2019
Time: 
10:30 am - 12:30 pm; 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Organization:

Winton Branch Library

Location:

611 Winton Rd. North
Rochester, NY, 14609
United States

Phone:

585-428-8204

Creature Teacher

Dates: 
12/27/2019
Time: 
11:30 am

Location:

Adventures & Art
3090 Main St
Caledonia, NY, 14423
United States

Curiosity & Creativity for 3rd-6th

Dates: 
12/10/2019
12/17/2019
Time: 
1:00-3:00pm

Location:

Adventures & Art
3090 Main St
Caledonia, NY, 14423
United States

Curiosity & Creativity for K-4th

Dates: 
12/12/2019
12/19/2019
Time: 
1:00-3:00pm

Organization:

Location:

154 Pinegrove Ave
Rochester, NY, 14617
United States

Phone:

585-336-3035

Helmer Nature Center Saturday Snowshoe Rental

Dates: 
12/07/2019
12/14/2019
12/21/2019
Time: 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Organization:

Highland Park

Location:

Highland Park
Pittsburgh, PA, 15206
United States

Phone:

585 753-7270

Holiday Display at Lamberton Conservatory

Dates: 
12/06/2019
12/07/2019
12/08/2019
Time: 
Monday through Thursday, and Saturday, 10 am to 4 pm, Friday and Sunday 10 am to 9 pm during the holiday show

Organization:

Location:

99 Victor Road
Fairport, NY, 14450
United States

Phone:

585-223-1330

Holiday Pet Photos at Lollypop Farm - Sorry, SOLD OUT!

Dates: 
12/06/2019
12/07/2019
12/08/2019
Time: 
CALL TO RESERVE

Organization:

Location:

154 Pinegrove Ave
Rochester, NY, 14617
United States

Phone:

5853363035

Trim-A-Tree for Wildlife at Helmer Nature Center

Dates: 
12/13/2019
Time: 
4:00 - 6:00 PM

Organization:

Victor, Village of

Location:

80 West Main St.
Victor, NY, 14564
United States

Phone:

585-742-0147

Victor's Christmas in the Village

Dates: 
12/07/2019
Time: 
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Activities in village may start later)

Location:

Main Street- Webster, NY
Main Street
Webster, NY, 14580
United States

Phone:

(585)872-9526

Webster's Parade of Lights

Dates: 
12/07/2019
Time: 
6:30 pm- 8 pm

Organization:

Village of Webster

Location:

28 West Main Street
Webster, NY, 14580
United States

Phone:

585-265-3770

White Christmas & The Parade of Lights

Dates: 
12/07/2019
Time: 
Check website for all times

Location:

Veterans Memorial Park - Penfield NY
3100 Atlantic Avenue
Penfield, NY, 14526
United States

Phone:

585-465-6946 or 585-905-9150

Winter Forest School

Dates: 
01/21/2020
01/22/2020
01/28/2020
Time: 
Tuesday's (12 PM- 3 PM) & Wednesday's (9 AM- 12 PM)