Do All The Things - September 9th Edition

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When our events page can't handle ALL THE THINGS happening in a weekend, we feel it deserves a special post. So here goes nothing... there's a ton of great things happening on Saturday and here's a rundown on some of it:

Saturday, September 9th:

Rochester Cyclocross (thru 9/10)

This International Cycling competition is located in our very own Genesee Valley Park. See the schedule of events for all the details and festivities.


Olmsted Park Design Tour: 10-11:30am

Interested in learning more about Highland and Olmsted's legacy? Come learn about the Park's unique landscape design and structure, and its Mt. Hope Nurseries "roots."

George Eastman Museum Annual Plant Sale: 10am-3pm

Purchase perennials and woody plants grown from seeds, divisions, cuttings, and offshoots from the museum gardens! Find the sale near the University Ave entrance.

Crazy Dog | Facebook

Crazy Dog | Facebook

Swimmin' In Shirts T-Shirt Sale & Fundraiser: 10am-3pm

For $10 (cash) buy a tote bag and stuff it with tee shirts from Crazy Dog! Half of the proceeds go directly to benefitting the Willow Domestic Violence Center of Greater Rochester. How great is that?

The 45th Antiquarian Book Fair: 10am-4pm

Are you a lover of all things books and literature? Head to the Main Street Armory for the 45th Annual book fair.

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Clothesline Festival: Sat. & Sun. 10am-5pm

The 61st Clothesline Festival is all weekend at the Memorial Art Gallery. Shop from over 375 artists from all across New York State. Want more details? Check out our Official Unofficial Insider's Guide to the Fest.

September Brainery Bazaar: 10am-5pm

Shop from local vendors and artists at Rochester Brainery on Saturday. It's NEVER too early to stock up for birthdays and holidays.

Rundel River to Roof Tours: 1:30-3:30pm

Go tour the Rundel Memorial Building of Central Library. Visit the Lower Stacks and a trap door to the millrace; the Upper Stacks, with staff reports of paranormal activity; the Local History & Genealogy Division's treasures; and more.

Rochester Celtic Festival: 2-10pm

The Rochester Celtic Fest (also on Friday from 5-10pm) is being held in MLK Jr. Memorial Park. Celebrate Irish culture with instrument and dance demonstrations, food, music, and more.

(Dis)connect by Mandi Antonucci: 6-10pm

Enjoy the opening receptrion for this Solo Exhibition of drawings by Mandi Antonucci. The show runs from September 9th - October 13th.

Documentary Screening: Changing the World One Wall at a Time: 7-9pm

This 45-minute documentary film screening about one of the world's biggest street art and human rights campaigns is FREE.  Local filmmaker Kyle Corea who was part of the project/filming/producing in New York City will be present during discussions.


LuX Event Page

LuX Event Page

Lux 15th Birthday Party: 9pm-2am

Lux is celebrating 15 years with a big bash. There will be games, prizes, cotton candy, hot dogs and a show by "20 PENNY CIRCUS".

There's so much happening this weekend, there's a chance we probably missed something great. But, you can't deny after looking at this list that your Saturday will not be boring.

As always, check our EVENTS PAGE to find out what events are happening in the city.

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Stefanie is co-Founder of the Rochesteriat. There's at least a dozen things she wants to do on Saturday, now to figure out what to do first... Join the conversation on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.