What are your favorite things to see and do locally? What are the best restaurants and shops? Share your thoughts with fellow Explore Greater Rochester readers: visitors and residents alike.

Submit a Comment >
Read Comments >


The digital version of the 2016-17 Explore Greater Rochester is now available! To access it, click on the image above. 


Web sites

For More Information > Web sites
A rich resource of articles on the history of Rochester and Western New York
Map It
A guide to Rochester written by locals who know the place
Map It
A twentysomething guide to life in Rochester
Downtown neighborhoods, nightlife, restaurants and cultural attractions
All the reasons Rochester’s climate is perfect—in more ways than one
Supporting the young adults of Rochester’s business community
Everything you need to plan your visit

Search & Explore

Submit listing information

Help us provide readers with the most up-to-date and comprehensive information on dining, shopping, entertainment and the arts, wineries, sports and recreation, special events, museums and more.  

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

Current Conditions for Rochester, NY

Mostly Cloudy
Currently: Mostly Cloudy
Temp: 54.0°F
Wind: from the West at 16.1 mph