Arts, Culture, Recreation in the Rochester New York Area | Beyond the Nest (Rochester)

FEATURED EVENTS

ROCtoberfest 5K

Grab your running shoes and lederhosen and celebrate the German way with our first ever ROCtoberfest 5K! Join us at Genesee Valley Park for a fun festival kicked off by the 5K run/walk that also will serve as a fundraising event for local charities. Let's celebrate Rochester and all the charities in it. After the race ends the party starts! Food trucks, beer garden, live music, and more!
Dates: 
10/20/2018
8:30am - Registration Opens, 10:00am - Race Starts, 11:15am - Awards Ceremony
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Organization:

YellowJacket Racing

Location:

155 Culver Rd, Ste 110
Rochester, NY, 14620
United States

Phone:

585-732-1090

Wine & Laugh Wednesdays with Rudolph Valentino

Come out and enjoy a Night Of Clean Comedy & Wine Pairing at Chocolate and Vines hosted by the hilarious Rudolph Valentino. Includes 1 Wine Pairing.
Dates: 
10/24/2018
7 - 9 pm
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Organization:

Chocolate and Vines

Location:

757 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

585-673-6287

Thanksgiving Tastings

As the lanterns and candles are lighted and the pot bellied stove in our market glows with warmth our holiday tables are made festive with bouquets and still life and are richly laden with our delicious foods. Our cathedral-like barn, beams warmed with the patina of age, glows with seasonal color.
The event has already taken a place at this date: 
11/10/2017
Friday, November 2nd, 6:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m., Saturday, November 3rd, 6:00 p.m., Sunday, November 4th, 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 7th, 6:00 p.m., Thursday, November 8th, 6:00 p.m., Friday, November 9th, 6:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Saturday, November 10th, 6:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
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Organization:

Hurd Orchards

Location:

17260 Ridge Rd.
Holley, NY, 14470
United States

Phone:

585-638-8838

Image City Photography Gallery Presents: Black & White Invitational

Featuring the black and white photography of Bruce Bennett, Lisa Cook, Michael Gow, Tom Kredo, Pat Luke, Steve Malloy Desormeaux and Dick Thomas.
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
Tuesday - Saturday 12 - 6 and Sunday 12 - 4
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Location:

722 University Ave.
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

585.271.2540

One Take: Stories Through the Lens Documentary Series - MATANGI / MAYA / M.I.A.

One Take: Stories through the Lens is a monthly Tuesday night documentary series held at the Little, hosted by Linda Moroney. The series presents a unique mix of documentaries—ranging from film festival favorites to unheralded gems—followed by talkback discussions. The films are held at 7pm one Tuesday a month, unless otherwise noted.
Dates: 
10/23/2018
10/27/2018
Tuesday, September 11 at 7 pm, Encore on September 15 at 3 pm
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Organization:

The Little Theatre

Location:

240 East Ave.
Rochester, NY, 14604
United States

Phone:

585-258-0400

MAG Museum of the Dead: What the Hex!?!

Let the art cast a spell on you at MAG Museum of the Dead IV: What the Hex ?!? The 21+ event will feature: Art! Music! Dancing! Monet! A fortune teller! Art making! #memesofmag, Monroe County Paranormal Investigations! MAG swag! Organ music in our Fountain Court! Nosferatu! A scavenger hunt of MAG’s sinister works of art!
Dates: 
10/26/2018
8 - 11 pm
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Organization:

Memorial Art Gallery

Location:

Memorial Art Gallery 500 University Avenue
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 276-8900

Tails and Treats

Join us for a spooktacular afternoon of trick-or-treating around the farm and howlingly-fun games and activities.
Dates: 
10/27/2018
1:30pm- 4:30pm
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Location:

99 Victor Road
Fairport, NY, 14450
United States

Phone:

585-223-1330

Fine Craft Show & Sale

Ceramics, glass, jewelry, metal, leather, wood, wearable art … The Gallery Council’s 18th Annual Fine Craft Show & Sale features one-of-a-kind, limited-edition work by master craftsmen and artists. FCSS showcases the highest standard of craft art in America with forty juried master craft artists who regularly participate in the nation’s most prestigious shows.
Dates: 
11/02/2018
11/03/2018
11/04/2018
Friday 7 - 9 pm, Saturday 10 am - 5 pm, Sunday 11 am - 4 pm
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Organization:

Memorial Art Gallery

Location:

Memorial Art Gallery 500 University Avenue
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 276-8900

NYS BIG APPLE CRUNCH

Join millions of fellow New Yorkers and share your crunch! Your school, college campus, business, nonprofit, or group of friends can host a crunch of your own on Thursday, October 25th at 2pm, 2018. All you need are apples and a camera! FarmOn! Hosts this statewide event in hopes of encouraging our residents to purchase local apples to promote sourcing locally, eating healthy, and supporting our farmers with a coordinated CRUNCH. Take pictures, then post them to Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram and let everyone know you Crunched! Be sure to use #BIGAPPLECRUNCH on your posts.
Dates: 
10/25/2018
2 pm
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Organization:

FarmOn! Foundation

Location:

556 Empire Road
Copake, NY, 12516
United States

Phone:

518.329.FARM