New Year's Eve Celebration

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Light Up Your New Year's Eve with FREE fun for the entire family!

New Year's Eve is Sunday, December 31, 2017.

Family New Year's Eve Party at the Convention Center

Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center
123 E. Main St.
7-10 p.m.
FREE! Join family and friends to ring in the New Year!  There's a DJ Dance Party with Tones Entertainment, giant bounce houses, obstacle course, airbrush tattoos, photo booths, caricature artists, magician, clowns and more! Meet a popular princess character and snowman character along with Rochester's favorite superhero! 

The City's Rec on the Move staff will also have fun and crafts for the kids.   Snacks and beverage will be available for purchase! 

Ice Skating at the Park

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Memorial Park Ice Rink 
5 - 9:30 p.m.
FREE ice skating! Skate to music by Beal's Rock & Roll Review.
5 -7 p.m.Family Skate  
7:30-9:30 p.m.: Adult Only Skate  (16 and older) 

Downtown Firework Display

 Fireworks begin at 10:00p.m. View the Grand Finale from the Main Street Bridge!

Park for Free!

You can park for free from 6- 11 p.m. at the following garages:

  • South Ave. Garage, 39 Stone St.
  • Washington Square Garage, 111 Woodbury Blvd.
  • Sister Cities Garage, 28 N. Fitzhugh St. 
  • Court St. Garage, 194 Court St.
  • Mortimer St. Garage, 25 N. Clinton Ave


Call 311 (outside of city limits call 585-428-5990), the Special Events Office at 585-428-6690 or email us.

Recap the Fun!


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