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Author Archives: kplessinger

1. John Brahm III

Finger Lakes Visitors Connection is honoring longtime tourism leader, winemaker, board member, mentor and friend—the late John Brahm III. Brahm (second from left) owned Arbor Hill Grapery and Winery and died in March. Finger Lakes Visitors Connection president and CEO ...

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2. Wilmot Warrior Walk

UR Medicine’s 7th annual Wilmot Warrior Walk is this Sunday, Sept. 8. The walk celebrates cancer survivors and raises money for cancer research in Rochester. Participants are invited to participate in a 5K, 10K or 1-mile routes. 7 a.m. to ...

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3. Movie on the Lawn

The Eastman Museum Council is presenting Pixar’s “Ratatouille” for its Movie on the Lawn event. Follow the rambunctious yet refined Remy the rat as he saves the restaurant of his favorite chef. Gates open at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. ...

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4. Turtle Hill Folk Festival

Golden Link Folk Singing Society Inc. is celebrating its 48th Annual Turtle Hill Folk Festival this weekend. The festival features evening concerts by Debra Cowan, Annie & The Hedonists, Jay Ungar & Molly Mason, Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio, Scott Cook ...

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5. Big Band Dance Series

The 2019 Big Band Dance Series continues on Sept. 11 with the Rochester Metropolitan Jazz Band. Dance begins at 6 p.m. with the Al Bruno Trio, and the jazz band takes the stage at 7:15 p.n. at the Roger Robach ...

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Fringe Festival events scheduled

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Fringe Festival events scheduled The KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival kicks off on Sept. 10. rochesterfringe.com Below is a selection of shows and events to check out next week: Tuesday, Sept. 10 Altar Boyz, 7 p.m., Lyric Theatre: Cabaret Hall, additional ...

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Rochester Cyclocross

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Rochester Cyclocross  The Rochester Cyclocross event is this weekend, and it is bringing in athletes from all over the world. Cyclocross is a hybrid between road cycling and mountain biking. Circuits are usually one-and-a-half to two miles long and feature ...

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Fiddlers’ Fair

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Fiddlers’ Fair Genesee Country Village & Museum is hosting a Fiddlers’ Fair this weekend, Aug. 17-18. The fair is an eclectic weekend of music for everyone from professional players to students and music enthusiasts. More than 100 musicians from across ...

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