Summer | Beyond the Nest (Rochester)

Rochester's online guide to arts, culture, & recreation!

Stuart Horse Trials

A competitive event held annually for top international riders and their horses, testing partnership and athletic prowess in the triathlon of equestrian sport.
Murray Rd.
Victor , NY
Phone: 657-6980
42° 57' 6.1848" N, 77° 26' 2.3208" W

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

Corn Hill Arts Festival

Annual Arts festival in July...Corn Hill section of downtown Rochester near the Genesee River. Over 400 artists, 200,000 visitors.
S. Plymouth Ave. and Troup St, S. Fitzhugh Street Corn Hill Neighbors Association
Rochester , NY , 14608
Phone: 585.262.3142
43° 9' 2.7324" N, 77° 36' 42.9696" W

Roseland Wake Park

Roseland Wake Park is the best place for people of all skill levels to enjoy wake boarding and other towed water sports. We offer camps, parties, and lessons, and have a full pro shop for all the equipment you need!
250 Eastern Blvd.
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: (585) 393-9253
42° 52' 46.2216" N, 77° 15' 50.9832" W

Roseland Water Park

The water park of the Finger Lakes at the north end of Canandaigua Lake. Family-friendly fun! Season is last weekend in June through Labor Day.
250 Eastern Blvd.
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: 585-353-6504
42° 52' 46.2216" N, 77° 15' 50.9832" W

Baycreek Paddling Center

In addition to canoe and kayak rentals for the public, Baycreek Paddling Center offers half-day camps featuring canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddle boarding (SUP), nature hikes, water safety and respect for the environment.
1099 Empire Blvd
Rochester , NY , 14609 43° 10' 32.6136" N, 77° 31' 34.2696" 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:

Ontario Beach 4799 Lake Ave
Rochester, NY, 14612
United States

Phone:

585-865-3320

2018 Concerts by the Shore Series

Dates: 
07/18/2018
07/25/2018
08/01/2018
Time: 
7-9 PM, except Rochester Philharmonic, that begins at 7:30 PM

Organization:

Fairport Crew Club

Location:

1399 Fairport Road
Fairport, NY, 14450
United States

Phone:

585-330-3488

Adult Learn to Row

Dates: 
08/06/2018
Time: 
6:00-7:30 am Monday & Wednesday Mornings or a Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday night 6:15-8:30pm

Location:

280 North Union Street
Rochester, NY, 14609
United States

Phone:

585-428-6907

Bike-in Movie at the Public Market

Dates: 
08/24/2018
Time: 
The networking /socializing begins at 7:30 p.m., and the movie starts around 8:30 p.m.

Organization:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

Blogging 101

Dates: 
08/07/2018
Time: 
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Location:

16 Mendon Ionia Road
Mendon, NY, 14506
United States

Phone:

585-582-6384

Dance Camp

Dates: 
07/16/2018
07/17/2018
07/18/2018
Time: 
12-3 pm

Organization:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

Erasure Poetry

Dates: 
08/25/2018
Time: 
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Organization:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

Facebook and LinkedIn for Writers

Dates: 
07/31/2018
Time: 
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Location:

280 North Union Street
Rochester, NY, 14609
United States

Phone:

(585) 428-6907

Food Truck Rodeo at the Public Market

Dates: 
07/25/2018
08/29/2018
09/26/2018
Time: 
5-9 pm

Organization:

Forrestel Riding Camp

Location:

11380 Main Street
Medina, NY, 14103
United States

Phone:

5857982222

Forrestel Riding Camp

Dates: 
07/16/2018
07/17/2018
07/18/2018
Time: 
overnight

Organization:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

Foundations of Fiction

Dates: 
07/18/2018
07/25/2018
08/01/2018
Time: 
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Location:

101 Old Falls Street
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
United States

Phone:

(716) 278-2100

Friday Night Block Party Concert Series on Old Falls Street

Dates: 
07/20/2018
07/27/2018
08/03/2018
Time: 
PRE-SHOW ENTERTAINMENT BEGINS AT 5:30pm.; HEADLINE ACTS BEGIN AT 7:00pm.

Organization:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

Genesee Reading Series

Dates: 
08/14/2018
09/11/2018
Time: 
7:30 p.m.

Location:

Packett's Landing Fairport
South Main St.
Fairport, NY, 14450
United States

Phone:

800-732-6845

GlassBarge Tour - Corning Museum of Glass- Fairport Packetts Landing

Dates: 
07/20/2018
07/21/2018
07/22/2018
Time: 
11 AM - 6 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:

Granite Mills Park at High Falls
High Falls District
Rochester, NY, 14614
United States

Phone:

(585) 258-0280

Hochstein at High Falls: Crooked North

Dates: 
08/09/2018
Time: 
12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

Location:

Granite Mills Park at High Falls
High Falls District
Rochester, NY, 14614
United States

Phone:

(585) 258-0280

Hochstein at High Falls: Genesee Johnny

Dates: 
08/16/2018
Time: 
12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

Location:

Granite Mills Park at High Falls
High Falls District
Rochester, NY, 14614
United States

Phone:

(585) 258-0280

Hochstein at High Falls: Hanna & the Blue Hearts

Dates: 
07/19/2018
Time: 
12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

Location:

Granite Mills Park at High Falls
High Falls District
Rochester, NY, 14614
United States

Phone:

(585) 258-0280

Hochstein at High Falls: Hypnotic Clambake

Dates: 
08/02/2018
Time: 
12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

Location:

Granite Mills Park at High Falls
High Falls District
Rochester, NY, 14614
United States

Phone:

(585) 258-0280

Hochstein at High Falls: The Mambo Kings

Dates: 
07/26/2018
Time: 
12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

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:

101 Old Falls Street
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
United States

Phone:

(716) 278-2100

Old Falls Street's Free Family Fun on Saturday Afternoons

Dates: 
07/21/2018
07/28/2018
08/04/2018
Time: 
Noon to 5 p.m.

Organization:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

One-Week Adult Summer Camp: Fiction

Dates: 
07/16/2018
07/17/2018
07/18/2018
Time: 
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Organization:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

One-Week Adult Summer Camp: Poetry

Dates: 
07/23/2018
07/24/2018
07/25/2018
Time: 
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Location:

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park
353 Court Street
Rochester, NY, 14614
United States

Phone:

585-428-6690

Party in the Park 2018

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/26/2018
08/02/2018
Time: 
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM, music starts at 5:30 pm

Organization:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

Poetry Reading for Fiction Writers

Dates: 
08/07/2018
08/14/2018
08/28/2018
Time: 
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Organization:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

Poetry Writing: From Form to Free Verse

Dates: 
07/17/2018
07/24/2018
07/31/2018
Time: 
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Organization:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

Self-Publishing with Create Space

Dates: 
08/11/2018
Time: 
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Organization:

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:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

Storyboarding for Fiction Writers

Dates: 
08/04/2018
Time: 
10:00 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

110 Greece Ridge Center Dr.
Rochester, NY, 14626
United States

Phone:

585-227-4211

Summer Patio Party

Dates: 
07/17/2018
07/24/2018
07/31/2018
Time: 
6pm-8pm

Organization:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

The Hermit Crab Essay: Write Provatively

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/26/2018
08/02/2018
Time: 
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Location:

Sam Patch Boat Tour
12 Schoen Place
Pittsford , NY, 14534
United States

Phone:

585-662-5748

Wine Tasting Cruise Sam Patch Packet Boat 6:30PM-8:00PM

Dates: 
07/20/2018
07/25/2018
08/01/2018
Time: 
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Organization:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

Workshop: Building a Scene

Dates: 
08/18/2018
Time: 
10:00 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Organization:

Writers & Books

Location:

740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 473-2590

Writing Funny

Dates: 
07/25/2018
08/01/2018
08/08/2018
Time: 
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm