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Thursdays Downtown

Thursdays Downtown

When: Every Thursday from June 13 – August 15, 2024 (Except July 4th)
Time: 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where: 1st Avenue Southwest, 3rd Street Southwest, and Peace Plaza

A weekly summer staple of downtown Rochester, Thursdays Downtown combines arts, music, food, and a vendor market into one free community-uniting, block-party-style event! Every week, enjoy life, feel a sense of place, and interact with others at Thursdays Downtown. Your taste buds will be satisfied with enticing foods and musical styles, too.

  Click here for an interactive map of the market.

  Read more about Thursdays Downtown in these blogs.

Thursdays Downtown es de 11 a. m. a 8:30 p. m. todos los jueves del 13 de junio al 15 de agosto de 2024 (excepto el 4 de julio).

Ubicado en 1st Avenue Southwest, 3rd Street Southwest y Peace Plaza, este elemento semanal de verano del centro de Rochester, Thursdays Downtown combina arte, música, comida y un mercado de vendedores en un evento gratuito estilo fiesta de barrio que une a la comunidad.

Khamiista Bartamaha Magaalada waa 11 subaxnimo ilaa 8:30 galabnimo Khamiis walba laga bilaabo Juun 13 – Agoosto 15, 2024 (marka laga reebo Luulyo 4-deeda).

Waxay ku taal 1st Avenue Southwest, 3rd Street Southwest, iyo Peace Plaza, xagaagan todobaadlaha ah ee bartamaha magaalada Rochester, Khamiista Bartamaha magaalada waxay isku daraysaa fanka, muusiga, cuntada, iyo suuqa iibka hal kulan oo bilaash ah oo bulshada mideeya, dhacdo qaab xisbi ah!

أيام الخميس في وسط المدينة من الساعة 11 صباحًا حتى 8:30 مساءً كل يوم خميس من 13 يونيو إلى 15 أغسطس 2024 (ما عدا 4 يوليو). يقع فندق Thursdays Downtown في 1st Avenue Southwest، و3rd Street Southwest، وPeace Plaza، وهو العنصر الأساسي الصيفي الأسبوعي في وسط مدينة روتشستر، ويجمع بين الفنون والموسيقى والطعام وسوق البائعين في حدث واحد مجاني لتوحيد المجتمع وعلى طراز الحفلات!

COVID-19 precautions: RDA follows all local, state and CDC guidelines pertaining to outdoor events.

Disclaimer: The Rochester Downtown Alliance does not permit the use of drones at any of its events.

2024 entertainment: TBD

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2024 Vendor application

As of January 19, 2024, we are accepting vendor applications for the Thursdays Downtown vendor market. Click here for vendor details.

Visit our vendor resources page for more information. For questions about being a Thursdays Downtown vendor, email

  For entertainment bookings, please fill out this interest form.