RDA Blog

10 Most Asked-For Santa Presents and Where to Find Them in Downtown

Posted on December 10,2019

Santa Claus had to hurry on his way November 29. But before he waved goodbye, he gave us a peek at the Here Comes Santa Claus kids’ letters. What were the top asked-for gifts? Find out here!

Tags: Events | Shopping | Lifestyle

Here Comes Santa Claus Survey

Posted on December 2,2019

We hope Here Comes Santa Claus made it on downtown Rochester's nice list of events this year! To let Santa know what you liked about it, please fill out the following short survey.

Tags: Events

Here Comes Santa Claus: A Holiday Playlist

Posted on November 21,2019

"Jingle Bells" and "Deck the Halls"...we're spreading holiday cheer by singing loud for all to hear! In anticipation for Here Comes Santa Claus November 29, grab a cup of hot chocolate and hit play on this Here Comes Santa Claus-inspired playlist!

Tags: Entertainment | Events

Pitch Your Idea for a Downtown Rochester Event

Posted on November 19,2019

Planning events is no easy feat. As the producers of large events like SocialICE and Thursdays Downtown, we get it! That’s why we want to help new or existing event organizers secure event funding through our Start-Up Event Grant.

Tags: Entertainment | Events | Art & Culture | Lifestyle

A Kind "Here Comes Santa Claus" Partner: Altra Federal Credit Union

Posted on November 15,2019

Oh, what fun it is to have Altra Federal Credit Union as the Here Comes Santa Claus presenting partner this year. Altra embodies the spirit of the season by their passion for giving back. Let's find out why Altra shows love to the Rochester community and what holiday tradition is a favorite of Danielle Anderson, Altra's youth program supervisor.

Tags: Events



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