Pin It

HOLIDAY | Roc Holiday Village 

The city of Rochester joins the ranks of other cold-weather locations embracing the festive feeling that comes with chilly air. City of Rochester Roc Holiday Village presented by Five Star Bank is the inaugural event offering family-friendly activities including Santa's workshop, free ice skating, breakfast with Santa, music, crafting classes, food, shopping, and more for 11 days in December.

Attend opening ceremonies and watch the lighting of the Liberty Pole on Saturday, December 1, at 4 p.m. Santa will then make his way from the Liberty Pole to Roc Holiday Village for a tree lighting ceremony, followed by visits with Santa, live music, and crafts for the kids. Hanukkah will be celebrated with the lighting of the Menorah, music, and crafts on Sunday, December 2, from 4 to 6 p.m., at the Holiday Village near Court Street.

Rochester Holiday Village will take place on weekends, December 1 through 23, at Martin Luther King Park, 353 Court Street. Village hours are Fridays, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sundays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Bar hours are Fridays, 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.; and Sundays, noon to 6 p.m. Visiting the village is free and open to the public.

Breakfast with Santa is a ticketed event occurring from 9:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on select Saturdays and Sundays. Tickets are $35 per adult with 2 children up to 10 years old included at no charge, and $8 for each additional child; $12 for children 10 to 15 years old.


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Readers also liked…

Browse Listings

Submit an event
  • Re: RTS is thinking about creating 'mobility zones'

    • I would suggest RTS create a couple of loops in the suburban villages. For example,…

    • on February 18, 2019
  • Re: County exec race will be Dinolfo versus Bello

    • Bello was Irondequoit supervisor for two years and two and 1/2 months, Jan. 1, 2016…

    • on February 15, 2019
  • Re: County exec race will be Dinolfo versus Bello

    • So, Happy, it sounds like you agree with me. There's nothing new and exciting in…

    • on February 15, 2019
  • More »
  • This Week's Issue

    Cover Story:
    Education... means emancipation
    What would Frederick Douglass think now of the state of education in the city he loved? Seven Rochesterians – community leaders, students, and parents – offer their assessment and their advice.
    read more ...

    Tweets @RocCityNews

    © 2019 City Newspaper.

    Website powered by Foundation.