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Welcome to Rochester Events. Our company is founded on ethics, integrity hard work and a commitment to reinforcing and celebrating pride in our community.
 

Sponsors

THANK YOU TO OUR ROCHESTER LILAC FESTIVAL SPONSORS

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Visit Rochester Limitless

VISIT ROCHESTER

Discover Rochester, NY year round and enjoy our thriving city. From Rochester’s wide ranging culinary scene to visiting one of the many festivals Rochester hosts or even stopping by the mall to explore a shopper’s paradise, you’re sure to find something to love!

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Rochester Events

ROCHESTER EVENTS

Rochester Events is a leading event production company with more than 35 years of experience developing, organizing, and staging high-profile community and private happenings. Our company is founded on ethics, integrity, hard work and a commitment to reinforcing and celebrating pride in our community.

Presenting Sponsor

Five Star Bank

FIVE STAR BANK

A proud past. A bright future.

With 200 years of community banking experience, Five Star Bank offers a wide range of consumer and commercial banking services to individuals, municipalities and businesses through a network of over 50 offices and over 60 ATMs in Western and Central New York State.

Super Sponsors

Sahlen's

SAHLEN’S

Sahlen Packing Company was founded in 1869 in Buffalo, New York as a family business.  Today – in addition to being the name behind the Buffalo area’s favorite hot dogs and holiday hams- Sahlen’s has grown from our Western New York roots to offer our “Old Fashioned” Smokehouse Ham and Turkey Breast in over 15 states.

Seniors Day

Hurlbut™ Care Communities
At Hurlbut™ Care Communities, our family of compassionate professionals provides person-centered care to our residents and support to their families – to enrich body, heart, mind and spirit.
Clinical Excellence
We will deliver the highest quality clinical care to sustain the health and well-being of every resident.
Life Enrichment
We will provide access to amenities and activities, and foster relationships that encourage fulfilling and rewarding life experiences for our residents.
Partnerships 
We will leverage strategic resources and relationships to enhance the care we offer to our residents while always seeking opportunities to evolve and grow.
Family
We will value the importance of family in the lives of our residents and the heritage that is at the core of our existence.
Empowerment
We will be empowered to do everything necessary to meet the needs and interests of our residents and their families.
Compassionate Professionalism 
We will perform our responsibilities to the best of our abilities, always striving to exceed expectations, while demonstrating the highest degree of compassion to those we serve.

Genesee Brewing Company

GENESEE

The Genesee Brewing Company, based in Rochester, New York, is one of the largest and oldest continually operating breweries in the United States. The Brewery makes the Genesee line of beers, including the iconic Genesee, the refreshing Genny Light, and the original Genesee Cream Ale. The Genesee Brewing Company is part of North American Breweries, the largest independently owned beer company in the United States.

Labatt Blue Light

LABATT

Labatt uses its 165+ years of brewing know-how to introduce new and innovative brews like Labatt Blue Light Lime (2010), Labatt Shandy (2012), Labatt Blue Royale & Labatt Prohibition Series (2014) and Labatt Premiere (2015).

Dunkin' Donuts

DUNKIN’ DONUTS

In 1950, Bill Rosenberg opened the first Dunkin’ Donuts shop in Quincy, MA. Just five years later, a franchise legacy was born. Dunkin’ Donuts is the world’s leading baked goods and coffee chain, serving more than 3 million customers each and everyday. True to our name, we offer 50+ varieties of donuts, but you can also enjoy dozens of premium beverages, bagels, breakfast sandwiches and other baked goods.

Delta Air Lines

DELTA

What started as a humble, little aerial crop dusting operation called Huff Daland Dusters in 1924 has now grown into one of the world’s largest global airlines, helping more than 160 million travelers get to the places they want to go to each year.

Pepsi

PEPSI

PepsiCo begins with Pepsi – invented more than a century ago. Today, we’re Pepsi and so much more with soft drink choices like Mountain Dew and Sierra Mist, Aquafina bottled waters, Gatorade sports drinks, Tropicana and Naked Juice, Lipton ready-to-drink teas and Starbucks ready-to-drink coffees. Follow our evolution – then find the match for you, including low and no-calorie options for virtually every drink we make.

Major Sponsors

McCarthy Tents & Events

McCARTHY TENTS & EVENTS

Mcarthyevents.com

A-Verdi Storage Containers

A-VERDI

Averdi.com

Tiny Fish Printing

TINY FISH PRINTING

Tinyfishprinting.com

WXXI Go Public

WXXI GO PUBLIC.

Wxxi.org

Casa Larga Vineyards & Winery

CASA LARGA VINEYARDS

Casalarga.com

Gnarly Head

GNARLY HEAD

Gnarlyhead.com

Frontier Communications

FRONTIER

Frontier.com

House of Guitars

HOUSE OF GUITARS

Houseofguitars.com

Lilac Run Sponsors

Medved Running & Walking Outfitters

MEDVED
Medved Running and Walking Outfitters is Rochester’s premiere store for running, walking and outdoor fitness enthusiasts since 1984. We are family owned and believe strongly in supporting our community through supporting races and other local events.

Whether you are just trying running for the first time or race every weekend, we want you to feel welcomed. If you are interested in footwear, clothing, foot inserts or socks, we want to ensure that you are fit in the right size. Need some guidance in choosing your workout footwear, apparel or accessories, we can help. Want to look around and be left alone? That’s OK too.

Red Jacket

RED JACKET ORCHARDS
Located in the beautiful Finger Lakes Region of New York State along the rolling hills of Seneca Lake, Red Jacket Orchards has mastered the art of harvesting and pressing premium fruits and juices. Three generations of the Nicholson family have grown apples and summer fruits, including berries, currants, cherries, peaches, plums and the largest apricot orchard on the East Coast. Founded in 1958, what began as a local apple farm has grown to a 600-acre family orchard. In addition to producing fresh fare, we offer a range of cold-pressed, all natural juices and pantry items.

Eastman Institute for Oral Health

EASTMAN INSTITUTE FOR ORAL HEALTH
Serving the community has always been an integral part of our long, rich history. In 1915, George Eastman knew the vital importance of good oral health, educating dental providers and the necessity of ongoing research.  That’s why he established what today is Eastman Institute for Oral Health.

Throughout the last 100 years, we proudly continue Eastman’s original mission, and have become world leaders in education, research, clinical care and reaching out to help our community in many ways.

CITY Newspaper

CITY NEWSPAPER

City Newspaper is greater Rochester, New York’s source for news and entertainment, available FREE every Wednesday at more than 700 spots around Rochester and Monroe County, reaching nearly 100,000 readers. Special Sections include: Winter Guide, Annual Manual, Dish, Jazz Guide, Summer Guide, Student Survival Guide, Fall Guide, Best of Rochester, Holiday Guide

Roxanne Lowenguth D.D.S., M.S.

ROXANNE LOWENGUTH D.D.S., M.S.

PHS delivers life-long solutions that achieve the kind of outcomes that delight our patients and improve lives, one smile at a time. Dr. Lowenguth has practiced Periodontics and Implant Surgery since 1989. Along with her partners at PHS, Dr. Lowenguth was involved in the development and evaluation of new implant planning software and implant diagnostics for National Implant Corporations.

Dunkin' Donuts

DUNKIN’ DONUTS

In 1950, Bill Rosenberg opened the first Dunkin’ Donuts shop in Quincy, MA. Just five years later, a franchise legacy was born. Dunkin’ Donuts is the world’s leading baked goods and coffee chain, serving more than 3 million customers each and everyday. True to our name, we offer 50+ varieties of donuts, but you can also enjoy dozens of premium beverages, bagels, breakfast sandwiches and other baked goods.

Seniors Day Sponsors

Lifespan

LIFESPAN
A guiding hand. 
At any age or stage of life, we can all use the comfort of knowing others are there for us—helping us through a difficult transition, showing us we have options and reminding us that with change comes new opportunity. For more than 45 years, Lifespan has been helping older adults and their caregivers approach aging with greater information, supportive services and the guidance to make the most of the years ahead.

Hurlbut Care Communities

Hurlbut™ Care Communities
At Hurlbut™ Care Communities, our family of compassionate professionals provides person-centered care to our residents and support to their families – to enrich body, heart, mind and spirit.
Clinical Excellence
We will deliver the highest quality clinical care to sustain the health and well-being of every resident.
Life Enrichment
We will provide access to amenities and activities, and foster relationships that encourage fulfilling and rewarding life experiences for our residents.
Partnerships 
We will leverage strategic resources and relationships to enhance the care we offer to our residents while always seeking opportunities to evolve and grow.
Family
We will value the importance of family in the lives of our residents and the heritage that is at the core of our existence.
Empowerment
We will be empowered to do everything necessary to meet the needs and interests of our residents and their families.
Compassionate Professionalism 
We will perform our responsibilities to the best of our abilities, always striving to exceed expectations, while demonstrating the highest degree of compassion to those we serve.

Excellus

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
is a non-profit health insurance company headquartered in Rochester, New York. It is part of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. Excellus BCBS is upstate New York’s largest nonprofit health plan that delivers health care services across upstate New York and long term care insurance nationwide. Collectively, the enterprise provides health insurance to nearly 1.5 million members and employs about 5,500 New Yorkers.

People Inc

People Inc. is Western New York’s leading non-profit human services agency. Through a variety of services, including residential, employment, community outreach, health care and recreation programs, we help families and people with disabilities, as well as seniors, live more healthy, independent and productive lives. Over the years, the agency has grown greatly in numbers of population served, spectrum of services, geographic locations, and number of sites. In 1998, People Inc. started The Museum of disABILITY History, the first ever museum about the disabled.

Hotel Partners

Woodcliff Hotel info

WOODCLIFF HOTEL & SPA
Glorious views from every room. Exceptional décor designed to immerse you in luxury and comfort. Our accommodations are just one more element that makes Woodcliff Hotel and Spa a destination resort you’ll want to return to again and again. Or explore the great outdoors with hiking, biking and running on the nine miles of beautiful trails right behind our property. Or stay right here at our luxury resort and spa. We’ve got everything you need for an unforgettable stay.

Media Sponsors

100.5 The Drive

100.5 THE DRIVE

Today’s Variety for Rochester’s Workforce with Elvis Duran and the Driving Morning Show!

Radio 95.1

RADIO 95.1

WAIO, also known as “Radio 95.1”, is a classic rock FM radio station in the Rochester region of upstate New York. Under ownership of iHeartMedia, Inc.

Fickle 93.3 FM

FICKLE 93.3

WFKL is an FM radio station licensed to Rochester, New York, USA. The station, branded as Fickle 93.3, runs a variety hits format or what the station refers to as “We Play Everything”.

News Radio WHAM 1180

WHAM

WHAM (1180KHz) is an AM Clear Channel station in Rochester, NY. WHAM 1180 carries a mix of local shows as well as nationally syndicated programs. Local weekday programs include The WHAM Morning News (5 to 8 am) and The WHAM 5 O’Clock Hour News (5 to 6 pm), Bob Lonsberry, and his wonderful producer, Barry (8 am to noon), Kimberly and Beck (8 to 9 pm) and Sports Talk with Bob Matthews (6-8PM)

KISS 106.7 Rochester

KISS 106.7 ROCHESTER

All the hits for Rochester with Brooke and Jubal and the KISS Morning Show! Listen at 106.7FM, KISS1067.com, or on iHeartRadio

News 8 WROC

WROC TV 8

WROC-TV is Rochester’s oldest television station. WROC-TV, Channel 8, is a CBS affiliate television station based in Rochester, NY. Daily newscasts on WROC-TV. News updates on RochesterFirst.com

SPECTRUM

SPECTRUM

Charter has merged with Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks to become the fastest growing TV, Internet and Voice Provider. At Spectrum, we believe that our customers deserve the best value, so we work hard every day to bring our customers the most advanced, fiber-rich technology in the industry.

94.1 THE ZONE

94.1 THE ZONE

Rochester-based modern rock radio station. Playlist, history, contests, and music and concert news.

Warm 101.3

WARM 101.3 TODAY’S SOFT ROCK

WRMM broadcasts an adult contemporary music format (with the exception of late November and December, when WRMM changes to Christmas music). In 2016, the station will begin its “Holiday Gift of Music” on November 18 until December 30.

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