Don't sit too long... Scottsville and it's surrounding area offers wonderful events and opportunities to explore!

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Area Events:



Chef’s Day at the Market

Area chefs demonstrate recipes. 10am to noon Saturdays, May 15- October 16.

Rochester Public Market. 280 N. Union St. Free 585-428-6907

Wegmans Concerts by the Shore

7-9pm Wednesdays, June 2- August 25.

Ontario Beach Park, Lake and Beach avenues. Free 585-865-3320

Scottsville Farmers' Markets

Fresh Fruits & Vegetables, Plants, and Baked Goods 

At the Scottsville Arena: Sundays June 27- October 3, 9am - 1pm. 1800 Scottsville-Chili Road

At the American Legion: Wednesdays June 23- September 29, 4pm - 7:30pm. 61 Main Street

Hemlock's Little World's Fair

Amusement rides, tractor pulls, 4-H exhibits, demolition derby, horse racing, entertainment, petting zoo, food and a midway. Gates open 9am July 23-25. Hemlock Fairgrounds, Water Street (off Route 15A), Hemlock. 585-367-3370 or

Genesee County Fair

4-H displays, midway rides and games, grandstand events, parade, car show, food and entertainment. 8am to 11pm July 20-24. Genesee County Fairgrounds, 5056 E. Main St. (Route 5), Batavia. 585-344-2424 or

Rochester MusicFest

Performances by Canton Spirituals, Temptations and the Four Tops, among others. Various times July 17-24. Riverside Festival Site, Court Street and Exchange Boulevard. 585-428-5990 or

Macedonian Festival

Folk music and dancing, crafts, food and activities. 5to 11pm July 23; noon to 1pm July 25. St. Dimitria Macedonian Orthodox Church, 235 Telephone Road, Henritta. Free 585-334-6675 or

Native American Dance and Music Festival

Arts and crafts, music and dance demostrations, storytelling, longhouse tours, food and activities. Sponsored by Friends of Ganondagan. 10am to 6pm July 24-25. Ganondagan State Historic Site, 1488 State Route 444, Victor. 585-742-1690 or 

Spencerport Canal Days

Arts and crafts, food vendors, live entertainment, a car show, food and children's activities. 10 am to 5 pm. July 24-25. Union Street (Route 259), Spencerport. Free. 349-1331 or

Ten Ugly Men Festival

Live music, food, games and activities including slip-and-slide and inflatable children's games. Events include bocce, volleyball, dogdeball and kickball tournaments. 10 am to 8 pm. July 24. Genesee Valley Park, Elmwood Avenue and Moore Road. $40 ($20 advance; $10 children 12 and younger)

Rochester Jewish Film Festival

Featuring Jewish themed contemporary films. Venues include the George Eastman House 900 East Ave; the Jewish Community Center of Greater Rochester, 1200 Edgewood Ave. in Brighton; and The Little, 240 East Ave. July 25- Aug 2. 585-461-2000, ext 235, or

Waterfront Arts Festival

Displays more than 150 exhibitors as well as craft demonstrations, entertainment, food and children's activities. 10 am to 6 pm. July 24; 10 am to 5pm July 25. Kershaw Park, Lakeshore Drive, Canandaigua. 585-671-9102 or

Orleans County Fair

Arts and crafts, petting zoo, 4-H displays, tractor pull, live entertainment, games, fireworks and activities. 10 am to 10 pm July 26- 31. Orleans County Fairgrounds, 12690 Million Dollar Highway (Route 31), Knowlesville. Free.

Puerto Rican Festival

Arts and crafts, live entertainment, cultural displays, children's activities and food. July 30- Aug 1. VIP parking lot, Frontier Field, 1 Morrie Silver Way. $9, $5 for seniors and children, free for ages 5 and younger. Also $20 three-day pass. 585-234-7660, 585-428-5990,

Brockport Summer Arts Festival

Arts, crafts, food, live entertainment and more. 10 am to 6 pm. July 31 and 10 am to 5 pm Aug. 1, at the State University College at Brockport, Holley Street.

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