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G and S Orchards

The Farm Stand and You Pick will open for the season Mid June!
825 Atlantic Avenue (Route 286)
Walworth , NY , 14568
Phone: (315) 524-3823
43° 9' 55.5876" N, 77° 20' 18.5928" W

Rochester Red Wings

The Rochester Red Wings are Rochester's Triple-A baseball team. They play at Frontier Field. Their season is April through early September.
Frontier Field One Morrie Silver Way
Rochester , NY , 14608
Phone: (585) 423-WING
43° 9' 25.8264" N, 77° 37' 15.0816" W

Wickham Farms

Wickham Farms is a fun place for families to spend an hour, an afternoon or all day! Attractions include a jumping pillow, batting cages, kiddie train ride, a mini golf course, farm animals, and a free weekly storytime. In the Fall, we have a corn maze, hayrides, a u-pick pumpkin patch, and u-pick apple orchard. In our barn, we serve of ice cream, frozen custard and casual meals. We make cookies from scratch and fry our own donuts in the Fall.
1821 Fairport Nine Mile Point Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: (585) 377-FARM (3276)
43° 9' 4.9608" N, 77° 26' 11.9364" 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

Bristol Mountain

Great skiing, close by! Fall foliage sky lifts in October.
5662 Route 64
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: 585-374-1124
42° 44' 43.6596" N, 77° 24' 5.3316" W

Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures

BRISTOL MOUNTAIN AERIAL ADVENTURES INCLUDES MORE THAN 7 CHALLENGE COURSES, 2 KIDS COURSES, AND 125+ ELEMENTS. Watch your kid gain confidence as he or she navigates, balances, and zips their way through the trees. Both courses are located closer to the ground and use a different harness system that is just as safe but less complicated for younger children to use. If your child has any difficulties there are staff members on the course at all times to help them to work through the elements.
5589 South Hill Road
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: 585-374-1180
42° 44' 36.6936" N, 77° 25' 12.6876" W

Hidden Valley Animal Adventure

Escape to the wild as you get up close and personal with over 300 animals and 40 different exotic species including zebra, bison, camel, ostrich and more!
2887 Royce Rd.
Varysburg , NY , 14167
Phone: 585-535-4100.
42° 44' 33" N, 78° 17' 59.2764" W

Seabreeze Amusement and Water Park

Come get your summer and give your family all the fun and excitement of the area’s classic amusement park, located in Irondequoit, overlooking Lake Ontario and Irondequoit Bay. You'll find thrilling adult rides and timeless family rides - plus cool kiddie rides too. Make a splash in the waterpark, play great games, enjoy your favorite summertime foods, and watch spectacular live shows. Get so much family fun, so close to home. Save when you buy your tickets online and use your smartphone to enter the park. Visit our website for the latest information.
4600 Culver Rd
Rochester , NY , 14622
Phone: 585-323-1900
43° 13' 57.8244" N, 77° 32' 35.952" W

Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park

Only a short 30 minutes from Rochester, Sonnenberg Gardens offers enjoyment for all ages in its formal gardens, Victorian mansion, and greenhouse complex.
151 Charlotte Street
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: (585) 394-4922
42° 53' 53.448" N, 77° 16' 19.4556" W

Ganondagan State Historic Site

The only site of its kind east of the Mississippi, Ganondagan is dedicated to sharing the living culture and natural world of the Seneca people at their historic Town of Peace. At the new Seneca Art & Culture Center, approximately 300 pieces from historical artifacts through contemporary artistic and cultural contributions are featured in 15 permanent and rotating exhibits highlighting five centuries of Seneca life.
Boughton Hill Road 7000 County Road 41
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-924-5848
42° 57' 39.654" N, 77° 26' 9.69" W

Location:

Harris Whalen Park
2126 Penfield Road
Penfield, NY, 14526
United States

Phone:

585-340-8655

Digital Detox for Families

Dates: 
08/12/2018
Time: 
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Location:

Broccolo Garden Center
2755 Penfield Road
Penfield, NY, 14450
United States

Phone:

585-340-8655

GARDENING WITH BROCCOLO GARDEN CENTER

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/28/2018
08/04/2018
Time: 
6:00 pm, 10:00 am, 12:30 pm

Organization:

Trout Run Camp Resort

Location:

2137 Stannards Road
Wellsville, NY, 14895
United States

Phone:

585-596-0500

GREAT WELLSVILLE BALLOON RALLY

Dates: 
07/20/2018
07/21/2018
07/22/2018
Time: 
All day family fun

Location:

Camp Seven Hills
.
Holland, NY, .
United States

Phone:

1-888-837-6410

It’s My First Time Mini Session: Girl Scout Resident Camp

Dates: 
07/29/2018
07/30/2018
07/31/2018
Time: 
Camp begins Sunday at 1 p.m.

Location:

DeWitt Recreation Area
115 Cedar Street
Batavia, NY, 14020
United States

Phone:

585-344-1122

Kayaking at DeWitt Recreation Area

Dates: 
07/21/2018
Time: 
First Session: 10:00 am-12:00 pm Second Session: 1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Location:

P.O. Box 331
Spencerport, NY, 14559
United States

Phone:

585-352-1350

Spencerport Canal Days

Dates: 
07/28/2018
07/29/2018
Time: 
10:00am-5:00pm

Organization:

Aquarium of Niagara

Location:

701 Whirlpool Street
Niagara Falls, NY, 14301
United States

Phone:

716-285-3575

Visit the Touch Tank At the Aquarium of Niagara

Dates: 
07/20/2018
07/21/2018
07/22/2018
Time: 
12:30 pm and 3 pm

Location:

Cobbs Hill Park
80 Culver Rd
Rochester, NY, 14610
United States

Phone:

585-259-7112

Wildlife Educator's Coalition @ the Roc Pride Fest

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/22/2018
Time: 
Exhibit is open: - Sat. Jul 21, 2018, 1 – 4 pm - Sun. Jul 22, 2018, 12 - 3 pm

Organization:

YMCA Camp Gorham

Location:

265 Darts Lake Road
Eagle Bay, NY, 13331
United States

Phone:

315-357-6401

Women’s Adventure Weekend at Camp Gorham

Dates: 
09/28/2018
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
Time: 
Check in Friday after 3-5 pm and checkout is noon on Sunday