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The digital version of the new 2013-14 Explore Greater Rochester is now available! To access it, click on the image above.

About Explore Greater Rochester

Explore Greater Rochester is the official source of information for more than 1.2 million guests of our area’s finer hotels and provides visitors and now RBJ readers with the most complete listings available of what to do and where to go in our community.

The Explore website and print edition are filled with information and colorful photos highlighting the region’s retailers, arts and culture, food and wine, nightlife, sports and recreation, as well as other attractions. 

Featured sections include:

·         Easy Day Trips

·         Education

·         Entertainment & the Arts

·         Food & Drink

·         Industry & Innovation

·         Maps

·         Museums

·         Parks & Gardens

·         Shopping

·         Special Events

·         Sports & Recreation

Print editions of Explore Greater Rochester are available for purchase online at our Newsstand or by calling (585)546-8303.  For inquiries about purchasing multiple copies at discounted prices call (585) 546-8303 or email 

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For information about submitting listings to Explore Greater Rochester, contact us by email.

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