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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

Hosted by

Cheryl Dinolfo County Executive

MONROE COUNTY PARKS DEPARTMENT

The Monroe County Parks Department is comprised of dedicated staff working with community partners in effectively and efficiently providing an array of park services. This ensures that everyone may enjoy recreational and educational opportunities while treasuring the natural, zoological, horticultural, historical and geological features of the Monroe County Parks System.

City of Rochester, NY Mayor, Lovely A. Warren

CITY OF ROCHESTER

Rochester offers a host of attractions and events for just about every interest and pastime, including classical music, professional sports and music and arts festivals. The annual Lilac Festival hearkens Rochester’s early history as the Flower City.

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!

Produced by

The Springut Group

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.

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.

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).

Recipe 21

RECIPE 21

The value-priced spirits line, Recipe 21, includes flavored and unflavored 4X’s distilled vodka, Tequila, Gin, Blended Whiskey, Triple Sec and Peach Schnapps. The newest additions to the lineup are Cinnamon Whiskey and Coconut Rum. Currently, R21 is distributed in 10 states, Upstate NY being the location enjoying the most exposure in bars and liquor stores. No coincidence it’s also the birthplace and home of ROC HOUSE BRANDS™, the newly formed spirits division of LiDestri Food and Drink with a wide portfolio of unique, authentic spirit brands. Check it out at ROCHOUSEBRANDS.COM

United Business Systems

UNITED BUSINESS SYSTEMS

At United Business Systems, our slogan is “Solutions, Technology, Trust.” Since we opened the doors of our Buffalo office more than 30 years ago, we’ve provided outstanding office products to businesses in Western and Central New York. Our selection of laser printers, scanners and copiers from industry leaders like Canon and Ricoh will give you the ability to produce, capture through document scanning and distribute documents quickly and consistently.

Major Sponsors

McCarthy Tents & Events

McCARTHY TENTS & EVENTS

Whether our clients count on us for their wedding, graduation, anniversary, corporate event, religious event, outdoor festival, intimate dinner party, or barbecue, we exceed their expectations. From traditional to out-of-the-box concept parties, we have everything you need to make your party a success.

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.

TIPPING POINT COMMUNICATIONS

To be ignited, you have to be passionate. To be passionate, you have to bring a sharp mind and an engaged heart, balancing smart strategy with genuine care for clients, colleagues and partners. We want to be a dedicated member of your team, helping you achieve your communication goals and get your message in front of the right people and the right time.

MEYER’S RV SUPERSTORES

Meyer’s RV Superstores is a locally owned business founded by the Meyer family. We were the recognized leader of RV products and services for over 40 years and were purchased by Camping World in 2004. Our mission is to provide the industry’s top products and services to our community in a much more personalized way and at nationally competitive prices. Our 40-year history tells us that our customers have returned and purchased a second, third and even a fourth RV from us as their families grew and needs changed.

Grand Atlas Property Management

GRAND ATLAS PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

Grand Atlas Property Management combines technical excellence, superior resources, and proactive strategies with a world-class management team to provide residents and clients with superior services to meet their ever-growing needs. Our multifamily portfolio includes 150+ communities with 30,000+ units in 12 states.

Supporting 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.

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

GO MINI’S

Founded in 2002, Go Mini’s has become one of the fastest growing portable storage and moving companies in North America with 166 locations in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Entrepreneur Magazine also ranked Go Mini’s 16th on their list of 2017’s Top New Franchises. Go Mini’s is an active member of the International Franchising Association where members strive to continually improve their business through networking, partnerships, and shared advice.

TraderJoes

TRADER JOE’S

It all started in the 50s… Would you believe we started out as a small chain of convenience stores? “Value” is a concept we take very seriously. And by ‘Value,’ we mean great everyday prices on all of our great products — no sales, no gimmicks, no clubs to join, no special cards to swipe.

Spurr Subaru

SPURR SUBARU
Spurr Dealerships has continued to stay true to its commitment to be a family business that centers on each customer leaving completely satisfied with their purchase and service.

With one of the most-dependable, popular auto brands on the market today, Subaru and the models they produce continue to impress far and wide.  Luckily for drivers in Buffalo, Rochester and beyond, Spurr Subaru offers the brand’s top models to the greater Brockport, New York area. Among the vehicles you will find at our dealership include the all-new Subaru Forester, Outback, XV Crosstrek, Impreza, Legacy, WRX and BRZ.

USATF Championship

USATF

Based in Indianapolis, USA Track & Field (USATF) is the National Governing Body for track & field, long-distance running and race walking in the United States. USATF encompasses the world’s oldest organized sports, the most-watched events of Olympic broadcasts, the No. 1 high school and junior high school participatory sport and more than 30 million adult runners in the United States.

Frontier Communications

FRONTIER

At Frontier, we create more than just digital connections. We create human ones. Get Internet, TV, and Voice Service that make your life easier. And focus on what really matters.

House of Guitars

HOUSE OF GUITARS

Our CD & Record Store is overflowing with new & used, rare & vintage CD’s, vinyl, t-shirts & collectibles to satisfy the needs of both avid collectors & casual listeners. Come see our infamous wall of signatures & enjoy a plethora of memorabilia hanging on the walls. If we don’t have what you’re looking for, no one does.

Casa Larga

CASA LARGA VINEYARDS

At Casa Larga, our philosophy is that fine wine begins in the vineyards. As Mr. C learned as a young boy in  Italy, only a meticulously tended vineyard will yield the fruit required to produce high quality wine. This transcends into every aspect of our vineyard care.

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.

Staybridge Suites

STAYBRIDGE SUITES
Staybridge Suites Rochester hotel is located along the Genesee River across from University of Rochester two miles from Highland Park and the Lilac Festival. All suites hotel with full kitchen in each guest room plus complimentary full breakfast buffet, evening Socials Monday through Wednesday, indoor pool and spa, outdoor living area with fire pit.

Country Inn Monroe Avenue Logo Image

COUNTRY INN & SUITES
Enjoy the luxury of fully renovated rooms with new carpets and furniture located in the heart of the lively Pittsford-Brighton shopping district.  Each guest room includes complimentary hot breakfast buffet, access to the fitness center, free Hi-Speed Wifi, In-room snack bar, fire pit, business center, and Bluetooth in-room radio system.  Consistently rated in the Top-10 hotels in Rochester!  Walking distance to restaurants, bars, Starbucks, and more!

Strathallan

STRATHALLAN, a DOUBLETREE HOTEL BY HILTON

The Strathallan Rochester Hotel & Spa – a DoubleTree by Hilton is Rochester, NY’s premier urban resort, situated in the heart of the cultural and historical districts. The Strathallan features oversized guest rooms, some with balconies overlooking the beautiful neighborhood. An updated fitness center and indoor pool are perfect for that daily workout. For a day of total relaxation, visit the onsite spa and salon, Ape + Canary on Strathallan. Wherever your day takes you, cap it off with an exquisite dining experience at Char Steak & Lounge or Hattie’s Rooftop Lounge.

Absolut Elyx

ABSOLUT ELYX

Absolut Elyx is a true luxury vodka, built on the principles of quality, integrity and craftsmanship, manually distilled in a copper still. The result is an award-winning vodka with a rich and smooth mouth feel. We call it liquid silk. Perfect for your martinis or even on the rocks.

Highland Hospital

HIGHLAND HOSPITAL 

At Highland we are committed to providing exemplary patient· and family-centered care. As a community hospital we have the advantage of providing excellence in health care while ensuring that our patients and their families are included in all decision making.

Media Sponsors

The Mix 100.5

Mix 100.5 

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

Radio 95.1 Rochester

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.

WXXI

Since 1958, WXXI has provided the Greater Rochester area with the finest radio and television programming available. In the last several years, WXXI has bloomed from broadcasting one television channel and two radio stations to four television channels and six radio stations. WXXI has added interactive services such as live streaming of WXXI Kids 24/7 channel, radio stations and podcasts of many programs. A growing on-demand set of video offerings increase opportunities for media access.
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