Liberty Pole Lighting & Parade

Meet us on Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 5pm for the lighting of the Liberty Pole (Liberty Pole Way, Rochester, NY 14604), festive family parade to Roc Holiday Village and Christmas tree lighting!

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  • 5 p.m.:  Join Santa, elves, and other costumed characters as they greet kids and light the Liberty Pole. Prime Time Brass will play holiday favorites as we light the Liberty Pole!
  • 5:40 p.m.: Family holiday parade from Liberty Pole to the City of Rochester Roc Holiday Village at Dr. MLK Jr, Park 
  • 5:45-8:30 p.m.: Roc Holiday Village fun! 

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FREE Parking is available at the Mortimer Street Garage, 25 Clinton Ave North between Mortimer St. & Division St.

Parking is also available at other nearby garages including Washington Square Garage and East End Garage for $7.


Call the City of Rochester’s Office of Special Events at (585) 428-6690 or email us.