The Third Largest City in New York State
The thriving metropolitan city of Rochester is located on the southern shore of Lake Ontario and home to over one million residents and two million visitors each year! Rochester hosts several world-class events annually, including- Jazz Fest, The Lilac Festival, and Park Ave Fest, to name a few! Rochester was also named one of the 10 Best Golf Cities in the country! Situated at the center of 100 Must-See Miles of the Erie Canal (which opened in 1825), Rochester was the country’s first “Boomtown.” Today, Rochester is known for its vibrant population, buzzing social scene, numerous recreation opportunities, and historical sites!