RDA Blog

5 Questions with Holly, RDA executive director

Posted on October 19,2019

By now, Holly Masek is no stranger to Rochester. Starting the position as executive director in June, Holly hit the ground running. Now, she's catching up for a little one-on-one insight into why she chose Rochester after growing up in the northeast. Let's hear more about her in her conversation here!

Tags: Lifestyle

This is Halloween in Downtown Rochester

Posted on October 18,2019

Something creepy and kooky is brewing in downtown Rochester. Find all the mysterious and spooky things to do for Halloween in downtown Rochester here!

Tags: Entertainment | Events

Harmony & Variety: A Downtown Rochester Mural Collaboration

Posted on October 15,2019

Harmony is one of the basic principles of art. So is variety. What do you get when the two are combined? A new mural in downtown Rochester, created by local artists Leah Bee of Canvas & Chardonnay and Liz Forsman, will blend one artist’s style of colorful organic shapes with another’s line art.

Tags: Lifestyle | Art & Culture

Your Fall Fest Feedback

Posted on October 7,2019

Thank you for coming out to Fall Fest 2019 presented by Altra Federal Credit Union! October 6 turned out to be an unbe-leaf-ably beautiful autumn day! With all the fall-themed fun, we'd love to hear how you enjoyed the event if you attended. Fill out this short survey below.

Tags: Events

Join the RDA Team!

Posted on October 1,2019

The Rochester Downtown Alliance's mighty team has room for another member! We're expanding our staff to include a positive, detail-oriented, organized administrative coordinator. Learn more here.



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