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Author Archives: kplessinger

1. Mostly in New York

Mostly in New York is the title of Image City Photography Gallery’s third show of 2020. Devin Mack is the featured artist, and he is exhibiting a collection of his works on aluminum and print. Pictured is Mack’s “Erie Canal.” ...

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Craig Lamb talks tech in Rochester


Nicole Sheldon interviews Erica Fee, producer of the KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival, about what attendees can expect for the 12-day event.

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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

copyright Melissa Lynn 2008

Fringe Festival events scheduled The KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival kicks off on Sept. 10. 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


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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Super City, a city wide quasi-comic con


Jason Hilton, owner of East End cereal bar/comic book shop POP ROC aims to turn Rochester into a pop culture playground through Super City, a city wide quasi-comic con running through the weekend beginning Friday, Aug. 23.

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Fiddlers’ Fair


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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