Community Events

Mozart and Part in Harmonie
Join us for classical music and a wine tasting. Society for Chamber Music in Rochester opens its 41st season with Mozart and Part in Harmonie.  The concert features a wind ensemble in the beautiful new Lyric Theatre. On Sunday, September 17, 2017, there will be a pre-concert talk at 3:30, with the concert at 4:00. More information can be found here.

Rochester natives Shanna Baccari and Meredith Doyle (SHERO) will return to the Fringe Festival this fall for their third annual performance. This year’s show will serve as an homage to five local women who have endured and survived domestic violence, graciously sharing their stories for the duo’s first full length music video which will debut at the festival. SHERO plans to donate a portion of ticket sale proceeds to bolster the new initiatives at Rochester’s Willow Center, an integral transition space for many victims. Join us September 22nd and 23rd. Find more information here.

17th Annual Camp Good Days Wine Auction Dinner
The 17th Annual Wine Auction Dinner is one of Camp Good Days & Special Times’ largest annual fundraisers. Every year around 400 guests come to the event, which is on Saturday, September 30th this year. The Wine Auction Dinner works along side with our yearly Finger Lakes International Wine Competition, where judges come from all over the world to judge the endless amounts of wine that are entered each year. At the Wine Auction Dinner guest get to enjoy wine tastings from all of the medal winning wines, as well as participate in our, live auction, silent auction, and a sit down dinner. Tickets are available here.

Isaiah House is a non profit comfort care home right here in the City of Rochester. We have been caring for those with the fewest options and greatest needs for the last 30 years. On October 1st, 2017 we are hosting our annual “A Rose is a Rose” Gala. It will include a food and wine tasting with silent auction and raffle, followed by a live auction and mystery sit down dinner featuring The Mystery Company. If interested in purchasing tickets or you would like to donate an item to our raffle, silent, or live auction; please call Candace Easton at 585-232-5221 or email
Join Paceline Cycling for 6 weeks on Thursday night’s starting October 5th. We will be indoor cycling to great music with great instructors. Get ready to gain strength and shred fat. All abilities are welcome, beginners and seasoned cyclists will both get a great workout. Check out more information here.

3rd Annual Bleeding Disorders Walk and 5K Fun Run
The 3rd Annual Bleeding Disorders 5K Fun Run and 1 Mile Walk is a benefit for the Mary M. Gooley Hemophilia Center. The event occurs in Seneca Park on October 7th, with 100% of the money raised goes directly to the Center to enhance patient care at the Center. It is a very family friendly walk – there are kids activities, Fall Harvest pumpkin painting, a variety and games, a Gift Basket Raffle and even discounted tickets to Seneca Park Zoo on the day of the Walk.