ROC together poster 

Support our Youth, Promote Peace

Mayor Lovely Warren and WDKX are inviting the community to #ROCtogether to support our youth and promote peace in the city of Rochester.

Upcoming Events

Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015 

  • 10 a.m.:
    Liberty Pole Way
    Take Back our Youth and our Streets anti-violence march and back-to-school rally.
  • Noon:
    Genesee Valley Park (near the pool)
    FREE #ROCtogether Unity Picnic with Mayor Lovely Warren and a softball game featuring City employees versus WDKX.
    Learn about the Mayor’s Operation Transformation Rochester employment programs, City programs for youth, meet the Pathways to Peace outreach team, members of the Mayor's Office of Constituent Services and much more.
  • 5 p.m.:
    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Park, 353 Court St.
    ROC the Park Urban Music Festival with “A Tribute to Motown.” This family-friendly concert features Carlton Wilcox Live covering all your favorite Motown hits. Tickets are $5 dollars at the gate.
    More information is posted here.

Special thanks to the sponsors of the #ROCtogether Unity Picnic:
JFS Foods Coca-Cola of Rochester
Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center
Nick Petrillo Wholesale
Palmer Food Services
Petrillo’s Bakery

Bring the whole family and let’s #ROCtogether! Be sure to share you pictures and messages on social media using the #ROCtogether hashtag.