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You could win a Jetpack Tree complete with decorations, gifts & nerd fun
Since you’re coming to town for all kinds of Rochester Christmas fun you need to stop by Studley’s Flower Garden’s greenhouse at 82 Wakefield Street for The Rochester Main Street Festival of Trees.
Enjoy caroling, refreshments, and a visit from Santa while strolling through dozens of wonderfully decorated trees, generously donated by area businesses and organizations. Enter to win the Holiday Trees, Holiday Wreaths, and Premium Trees (with values over $500)! They are fully decorated and are often stuffed with gift certificates and other fun prizes! Admission is just $5 and includes 5 raffle tickets! Raffle tickets are for the trees. See if you can win the Jetpack Tree, obviously the coolest tree of all!
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Join Jetpack Comics and the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce as they present the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony to begin the holiday season.
Watch as the magical downtown tree is lit for the first time for the 2021 holiday season. Those who attend will also enjoy many other festivities throughout the evening.
- Cookie Decorating
- Reading of the Night Before Christmas
- Lighting of the Christmas Tree
- Caroling and Dance Performances by Studio 109 Dance Voice & Drama
- Cookies & Hot Chocolate
- Cookie Decorating with the Rochester Child Care Center at the Chamber
- Santa Claus and much more
Join Jetpack Comics and the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce as they present the annual Holiday Parade, It’s A Comic Book Christmas
The Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce will present the annual Holiday Parade on Sunday, December 5, 2021 beginning at 3:00 p.m.
The theme of this year’s parade will be “A Comic Book Christmas“ and entries are invited to decorate their floats with the theme. Rochester’s Holiday Parade is held each year to kick-off the holiday season in Rochester. Rochester boasts one of the most spectacular parades. From marching units, youth, organization and commercial floats, VIPs, color guard and marching units, equestrians and marching bands.
All business, non-profit and community organizations are invited to be part of the Holiday Parade. There is no fee to have an entry in the parade. The Holiday Events Committee requires a description of the entry. The more information that is provided helps the commentators when narrating the entries that is taped and broadcast on Rochester’s Community Channel 12, courtesy of Atlantic Broadband. A link to the parade video can also be found on the Chamber website throughout the holiday season. The Holiday Events Committee reserves the right to not allow entries that are deemed inappropriate.
Floats that are prepared in the line up by 1:30 pm will be judged in three divisions of youth, organization and commercial with each division awarded a first, second and third place trophy and a “Best of Parade” trophy will be awarded.