New Year's Eve Celebration and Fireworks

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12/31/2013 at 7:00 PM to 12/31/2013 at 10:30 PM


7-9:45 p.m.
Festivities begin inside the Rochester Riverside Convention Center, 123 E. Main St., with activities and entertainment for all ages and free parking after 6 p.m. in Sister Cities, Court Street, South Avenue and Washington Square Garages.
Refreshments will be available for purchase. The entire family will enjoy a dance party hosted by long-time local DJ Jimmy C and funny poses in an old-time photo booth. Kid-friendly attractions will include a giant bounce house, climbing wall, obstacle course, a giant slide and other inflatables. Also featured will be a magician, airbrush tattoo artists, clowns, stilt walker and caricaturists.    The City's "Rec on the Move" program will provide crafts. 

9:50-10:15 p.m.
Relocate just outside the Convention Center, overlooking the Main St. Bridge. From this perfect vantage point, view the City's spectacular fireworks finale--the largest New Year's Eve fireworks show in Greater Rochester!


Rochester Riverside Convention Center
123 E. Main St.Map


Outside of city limits call 585-428-5990




Free Parking after 6 p.m. at the following garages:
South Ave. Garage, 39 Stone St.
Court St. Garage, 194 Court St.
Washington Square Garage, 111 Woodbury Blvd.
Sister Cities Garage, 28 N. Fitzhugh St.

Street Closures:

Main St., from South Ave. to Exchange Blvd. closed to vehicles & buses from 6:30-11 p.m. (local delivery access will be allowed).

RTS buses which utilize this block will be re-directed to Broad St. & Andrews St. during this tme:

RTS RIDERS:  For more information & detur ruotes & downtown boarding locations, please call customer service at 288-1700 or visit

Disabled or
Hearing Impaired


Food Offerings:

Refreshments available for purchase.