Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out the annual Lilac Festival! It’s free and it will start this Friday going all the way to May 20th.
Not only will you get to enjoy the over 500 variaties of lilacs but there are plenty of other activities to enjoy as well. Saturday will be the lilac festival parade which is also the first parade of the year here in Rochester. There will be live music from local schools to recording artists. Great food and craft vendors. Various children’s entertainment acts.
There are some great events at the Big Top too! Tuesday the 15th will be a business networking event (tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door) and on Thursday the 17th you can enjoy a wine tasting ($5 tickets).
You can find more information on the Lilac Festival website and be sure to check out one of the best festivals in New York and the only one of it’s kind in the USA!