We’ve all heard of Black Friday, but maybe you’re not as familiar with Small Business Saturday. The initiative began in 2010 as a way to encourage shopper to support small brick and mortar local stores in the frenzy of big box retail and ecommerce shopping that occurs with Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Here in … Continue reading Small Business Saturday
Some of you may not be happy about fall’s arrival: it means we are one step closer to those Rochester winter weather conditions. But if you’re like me, you’re trying to forget that snowstorms and blizzards are right around the corner. To keep your mind off the matter, Rochester offers an array of wonderful fall … Continue reading Are You Excited for Fall Festivities?
Who doesn’t love the Fourth of July? Hot dogs, parades, corn hole, and fireworks - what more could you want? Luckily, here in the Rochester area, we’ve got plenty of fun things to do on the Fourth that will have you feeling festive all day. Here is a list of 10 great events you could … Continue reading What to do this 4th of July in Rochester
In Rochester, it seems like we have to deal with what always seems like a never-ending winter, now that the weather is finally warming up, the city is coming alive. If you’re in town over the summer, you won't be bored because Rochester transforms from the “Flower City” to “Festival City” and is packed full … Continue reading Summer Festival Season in Rochester
One of the biggest celebrations of the year is coming up: St. Patrick’s Day. In a sea of green, it can be tough to remember reality. The day can be a lot of fun, especially with the parade and St. Patrick’s Day festivities, but it is important to remember to stay safe. How did St. … Continue reading Stay Safe this St. Patrick’s Day Weekend!
Winter is upon us. Whether you’re a Rochester native, sitting around knowing it’s only going to get colder and snowier, or whether this is your first time seeing snow, the winter can be a time where going outside feels like the most daunting task in the world. It’s cold, it’s wet, it’s dark - bleh … Continue reading Embracing Winter: Winter Activities to Check Out Around ROC
Get your costumes on, because Halloween is finally here and there is so much happening! We found a list of things to do on campus today using the Campus Groups events portal, so be sure to check it out for future events. Halloween Cider and Coco 8am-3pm at the Sentinel Sculpture - Tau Kappa Epsilon Link: https://campusgroups.rit.edu/tke/rsvp?id=360281 … Continue reading RIT Halloween Events | Behind the Bricks