Thank You Rochester! Roc Holiday Village 2018 Wraps Up with 11 Days of Joy and a Merry Santa Send-off

The first City of Rochester Roc Holiday Village presented by Five Star Bank wrapped up 11 days of holiday magic yesterday with a merry Santa send-off. More than 120,000 people of all ages visited Roc Holiday Village in the heart of downtown Rochester at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial Park. “It simply exceeded our […]

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It’s the Last 3 Days! of Roc Holiday Village 2018

Visit with Santa! Free Ice Skating! Shopping! Breakfast with Santa!Pop-up Restaurant at The Lodge is Marty’s Meats! Genesee Figure Skating Club Performance & Learn to Skate! Kwanzaa Celebration Friday! Live Music – Free – Fri & Sat Night – Stephen Morris 4tet! Santa’s Send-off – Sunday! It’s the last three days of the 2018 City […]

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Last Two Weekends! What’s Coming Up at Roc Holiday Village December 14, 15 & 16

Visit with Santa! Free Ice Skating! Shopping! Mini Maker Market Saturday! Breakfast with Santa! Pop-up Restaurant at The Lodge is Native Eatery & Bar ! Rochester Curling Club Curling Demo & Instruction Saturday! Thomas Creek Figure Skating Club Performance and Learn to Skate! Rochester Accessible Adventures Sled Hockey Demo! Live Music – Free – Friday & Saturday Night It will be another fun-packed weekend of jolly events for […]

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What’s Coming up This Friday Dec 7, Saturday Dec 8 and Sunday Dec 9

The festivities and fun continue as we head into days 3, 4 and 5 of the inaugural 11-day, City of Rochester Roc Holiday Village presented by Five Star Bank.
Jolly events on the schedule at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park include free ice skating, shopping, a Mini Maker Market on Saturday, visit with Santa, carolers, Antonetta’s pop-up restaurant in The Lodge, the Amerks and Moose host a Scoro Shooting Contest on the ice on Saturday, Lyric Theater performances, a Hanukkah celebration on Sunday and more!

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It’s Day 2 – Sunday December 2! of the City of Rochester Roc Holiday Village Presented by Five Star Bank

Village Open 10AM to 6PM; Breakfast with Santa Opens Today (sold out); Free Crafts for Kids in the Gingerbread House; Visit with Santa! Free Ice Skating! Buy a Kazoo and Help Camp Good Days! And More! When you build it they will come! Thousands turned out for the opening day of the first City of Rochester Roc Holiday Village […]

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It’s Opening Day! for the First City of Rochester Roc Holiday Village Presented by Five Star Bank Village Opens at 4 PM

Santa Arrives in Red Mustang Convertible! Mayor Warren Officially Opens the Village at Ceremonies and Tree Lighting Starting at 5:30 p.m. The first annual City of Rochester Roc Holiday Village presented by Five Star Bank opens on today at 4 p.m. at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park with free ice skating, shopping, visit with […]

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Local Designer from Hilton Wins Roc Holiday Village Commemorative Postcard Contest

Postcards Available for Purchase at Roc Holiday Village Merch Tent Ventura is a Rochester native and resides in Hilton with her husband and twin four-year-old girls. She owns a graphic design company, Pearlman Graphic Design, and is the graphic designer for the Seneca Park Zoo. Postcards will be sold for $2 each or as sets of […]

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The Lodge with Four Restaurant Pop-ups and Bar Opens at Roc Holiday Village December 1

Live Music, Sunday Brunch, Shopping at Village Vendors, and Breakfast with Santa Tickets Selling Fast – Get Tickets Now! Eating, drinking, shopping and being merry! There’s something for everyone at the new City of Rochester Roc Holiday Village presented by Five Star Bank. The Lodge Restaurant and Bar at Roc Holiday Village opens December 1 with live music […]

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Roc Holiday Village Construction Begins!

It’s beginning to look like a village! Construction is now underway for the City of Rochester Roc Holiday Village presented by Five Star Bank. Phase one involves laying down 3,000 pieces of pressurized wood over 17,000-square-feet, making way for the assembly of the tent structures followed by the exterior and interior designs of Santa’s Workshop, […]

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Vintage Photos Wanted of Downtown Rochester During the Holidays!

Photos will be displayed at Roc Holiday Village Calling all Rochestarians!! It’s time to go through your scrapbooks and photo albums and share your memories of Downtown Rochester during the holidays. The City of Rochester Roc Holiday Village presented by Five Star Bank is calling for photos of downtown Rochester during the holidays, the former Midtown Plaza, […]

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