Special Events at the Market
In 2017 Rochester Public Market will once again offer approximately 50 free admission special event days in addition to
regular Market shopping days, affording many opportunities to experience and enjoy the Market even more! These special
event series and single events have become community favorites and traditions, including Community Garage Sales, Flower
City Days horticultural extravaganzas, Food Truck Rodeos, Bands on the Bricks, Halloween Eve at the Market (a new event
added in 2016!), and Holidays at the Market. Interested vendors: link to the individual event pages below for information,
instructions, and applications.
2017 Public Market Special Events Schedule
|Community Garage Sales & Super Fleas
Imagine dozens of garage sales, all lined up together so you don't |
have to drive from place to place. You need not imagine it because
you can see it for yourself at the Market. An amazing array of collectibles,
curios, and much more. See the Community Garage Sale web page
8 a.m.-2 p.m.
April 23, 30;
June 11, 18, 25;
July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30;
Aug. 6, 13, 20, 27;
Sept. 10, 24;
October 1, 8, 15
Flavors of Rochester at the Market
Prime your palate for the best free tastings experience in the City of Rochester!
The 2016 series, again a partnership with the Democrat & Chronicle and
Friends of the Rochester Public Market, will celebrate the colorful diversity of the
Market and Greater Rochester community.
See the Flavors of Rochester at the Market web page
10 a.m.- 12 p.m.
|Flower City Days at the Market
The Flower City earns bragging rights when the Rochester Public Market comes
alive in May and June with row upon row of annuals, perennials, shrubs and garden
ornamentation. All available just in time for spring planting. Bring your garden
questions and get answers from the experts. See the Flower City Days web page
May 7, 14, 21, 28
Friday, May 26
Monday, May 29
|Food Truck Rodeos
Food Truck Rodeo has quickly become a Rochester tradition. Rodeos brings our
community's creative mobile cuisine to the Market. Local brew and bands add
to the fun. See the Food Truck Rodeo web page
April 26, May 31
June 28, July 26
Bands on the Bricks
One of Rochester's most popular concert series, Bands on the Bricks proves that
the Rochester Public Market isn't just for morning people.
See the Bands on the Bricks web page
Fridays, 6-10 p.m.
July 14, 21, 28
August 4, 11
Organized by Elim Sanctuary Choir, this event features several inspirational music
groups from around the region. Free admission! See the Gospel Jubilee web page
Sunday, July 23
| Bike-In Movie
Celebrate Rochester's booming bicycle culture by two-wheeling it to the Market
for a free bike-related outdoor movie! See the Bike-In Movie web page
Artist Row by the Friends of the Rochester Public Market
Artist Row is not just your average art show. With over 180 new and emerging
artists this event truly showcases the creativity of our community. For more
information, go to www.marketfriends.org, contact Friends of the Public Market
at (585) 325-5058 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday, September 17
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Halloween Eve at the Market
The latest addition to the Market special events series provides an extra, bonus
trick or treat opportunity for families and a chance to connect with dozens of
community organizations! See the Halloween Eve at the Market web page
Sunday, Oct. 29
Holidays at the Market
A Rochester holiday tradition for 20 years, Holidays at the Market features dozens
of holiday-focused vendors (trees, decorations, holiday foods and crafts, gifts, and
much more), free carriage rides with Santa, cookie decorating, and more!
See the Holidays at the Market web page
Dec. 3, 10, 17
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.