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Lights, Camera, Symphony!

Lights, Camera, Symphony!

The Rochester Symphony Orchestra & Chorale's 2nd annual free community concert in the Peace Plaza, is Friday, June 21st. It starts at 7:30. Lights Camera Symphony! is a performance of music from your favorite epic movies of our time. Don't forget your lawn chairs! Ice cream sandwiches and beverages will be available for purchase. The event is perfect for people of all ages.

Rochester Symphony Orchestra & Chorale's Free Outdoor Concert

Rochester Symphony Orchestra & Chorale's Free Outdoor Concert

The Rochester Symphony Orchestra & Chorale's 2nd annual free community concert in the Peace Plaza, is Friday, June 21st. It starts at 7:30. Lights Camera Symphony!  is a performance of music from your favorite epic movies of our time. Don't forget your lawn chairs! Ice cream sandwiches and beverages will be available for purchase. The event is perfect for people of all ages.

You can also purchase tickets to join your friends at the Pre-Concert VIP Party at the Kahler Grand Hotel, space is limited. Tickets are $75 each. They gains you entry to the party, with a cash bar and appetizers, entertainment and a reserved seat in Producers Row for the concert! $50 is tax deductible the proceeds benefit the RSOC's mission and help create more events such as this in our community.

Event to Celebrate Dads

Event to Celebrate Dads

Hundreds of fathers and their children are expected to attend Family Service Rochester’s annual Father’s Day Celebration. Fun and interactive yard games are happening all over the Kutzky Park. Famous Dave’s and Sam’s Club donate lunch. The entire event is free! It is set for Saturday, June 8th from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Movies on the Plaza

Movies on the Plaza

Lights, camera, action! Grab your friends and family and head to downtown Rochester for a fun take on “movie night”.Every Saturday night during the warm season there will be Movies on the Plaza. The movies will start each week at 9:00pm and are FREE to attend. Bring your own lawn chair or blanket and gather on the grassy side of the Peace Plaza for this fun outdoor event.

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Thursdays on First & 3rd Starts in One Week

Thursdays on First & 3rd Starts in One Week

Thursdays on first & 3rd is back for another year of summer fun! Thursdays on first & 3rd has become a truly authentic community gathering place with a variety of live music featured on two stages, a tasteful spread of outdoor food choices and an exciting mix of market vendors showcasing art, craft and baked goods products. Thursdays on first & 3rd begins June 6th and runs every Thursday through August 29th (note: there will be no event on July 4th).

Disney Live! Three Classic Fairy Tales

Disney Live! Three Classic Fairy Tales

Prepare to step into a world of wonder where wishing is only the beginning and dreams really do come true in Disney Live! presents Three Classic Fairy Tales at Rochester's Mayo Civic Center. Join Mickey, Minnie, Donald and Goofy as they bring the timeless fairytale adventures of Cinderella, Beauty and The Beast, and Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs to life right in your hometown. Featuring dynamic storytelling, award winning music, stunning costumes and glittering special effects, audiences will be captivated by the humor, fun and adventure of these spellbinding stories. The show will be Saturday, November 30th. Tickets go on sale June 4th and range from $17.00 to $61.00.

Foster-Arend Beach Opens Saturday

Foster-Arend Beach Opens Saturday

Foster-Arend Beach in Rochester will open for the season Saturday. It will remain open through Labor Day. Beach hours will be 10 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. daily. Park hours are 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. daily. There is no admission charge at the beach. Secutiry officers will be on site during beach hours, but no lifeguards will be on duty. Rules include: no alcohol  in the park, no dogs in the beach area, no smoking in the beach area, no glass in the beach area, and no swimming outside the designated swimming area.