Local Boutique Hotel Recognized for ‘Best Experience Creator’

Royal Park Hotel Receives Third Global Award Rochester-based Royal Park Hotel received their third global award from Worldhotels for "Best Experience Creator” in January. The prestigious award was accepted on behalf of Royal Park Hotel by the hotel’s General Manager, Mike Platt and Director of Sales and Marketing Susan Keels at the Hongqiao Jin Jiang Hotel in Shanghai, China during the Worldhotels Annual Conference. “The award was truly a team effort and we are honored and thrilled to … [Read more...]

City of Rochester State of the City Address

The City of Rochester will hold its annual State of the City Address on Monday, April 16, 7:00 p.m. at the Royal Park Hotel. The event will include an update on new projects and developments happening within the City, as well as a look to the future. “Having just celebrated the City of Rochester’s Bicentennial, we are now taking our first step into the City’s next 200 years — and I’m excited to say it’s a big one.” stated Mayor Robert J. Ray. “Rochester is taking a very proactive approach … [Read more...]

Annual Community Outlook Breakfast is February 23

Rochester Regional Chamber Hosts Local Leaders for Community Update at Annual Breakfast Event The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce will be hosting local leaders at the annual Community Outlook Breakfast. The breakfast will be held on Friday, February 23 at the Royal Park Hotel. Preceding the breakfast, there will be a press conference at 8:00 am in the Royal Park’s Conservatory. The Community Outlook Breakfast is an opportunity for Chamber members and local residents to gain … [Read more...]

Rochester Symphony Hosts their Annual Christmas Luncheon

Christmas Luncheon Fundraiser at the Royal Park Hotel The Rochester Symphony Guild members invite supporters to spend this holiday with them at their Annual Christmas Luncheon. The event will be held at the elegant Royal Park Hotel Ballroom on Monday, December 11 at 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The festive afternoon will include a silent auction of over 100 items to bid on offering guests a way to do some Christmas shopping for family and friends. Then, surrounded by glittering poinsettia … [Read more...]

Cocktail Preview the Downtown Rochester Festival of Trees is on November 17

Tickets are on sale now for the Downtown Rochester Festival of Trees Cocktail Preview on Friday, November 17, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the Rochester Community House, 816 Ludlow. Tickets are $50 per person/$85 per couple. This is the first chance to get a preview this holiday spectacular featuring trees, wreaths, stockings, tablescapes, centerpieces and more. In addition, it’s an opportunity to bid to take these items home for the holidays. The event will include a strolling dinner from … [Read more...]

Downtown Rochester Holiday Expo in Monday November 13

Start your Shopping at the Downtown Rochester Holiday Expo  You are invited to begin the holidays at the Downtown Rochester Holiday Expo on Monday, November 13, 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the Royal Park Hotel. Over 45 businesses will be displaying their products and services, just in time for the holidays. Attendees are encouraged to shop, discover holiday ideas and inspirations and explore all that the businesses have to offer. In addition to great shopping, product demonstrations, and … [Read more...]

Fifth Annual Dutton Farm Fashion Show Sunday October 22

Dutton Farm will host Fifth Annual Fashion Show-Decades at the Royal Park Hotel to Raise Funds for Employment Program Expansion Dutton Farm Inc. is hosting its 5th Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser Sunday, October 22, starting at 12:30 at the Royal Park Hotel to raise funding for their special needs employment program which provides dignified and meaningful employment to people of all abilities at competitive wages. There will be strolling hors d’ oeuvres, beverages and desserts provided by the … [Read more...]

Frank Rewold & Son Has Been Building Rochester Since 1918

Jason Rewold began working in his family’s business as soon as he was old enough to swing a hammer. He followed a tradition that goes back four generations in the Frank Rewold & Son construction company.  The firm traces its history back to 1918, when Frank M. Rewold worked for auto magnate John Dodge and his wife, Matilda, at their Meadow Brook Farm on Adams Road. The senior Rewold was a jack-of-all-trades handyman for the Dodges. He built and maintained many of the barns and farm … [Read more...]

The Festival of Trees Inspirations Workshop is August 21

Don’t Miss the Downtown Rochester Festival of Trees Inspirations Workshop Plans are well underway for the fourth Annual Downtown Rochester Festival of Trees, November 17-19. The Downtown Rochester Festival of Trees is a holiday spectacular unlike any other, featuring trees, wreaths, centerpieces, tablescapes, porchscapes and more designed and donated by the Metro Detroit community. The Rochester Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is seeking businesses, organizations, individuals and … [Read more...]

Downtown Rochester Hosts Deck Art 2017 with the Kick Off on May 11 & 12

Deck Art 2017 Kicks off May 11 & 12 This year, over 450 artists from all over metro Detroit, Illinois, New York, and Pennsylvania as well as over 55 downtown Rochester businesses are participating in Deck Art 2017. In its seventh installment, Deck Art 2017 is a skateboard art competition and exhibition. Artists submit one-of-a-kind artwork using skateboard decks as a canvas. These decks will be on display in downtown Rochester businesses beginning May 11, and will be celebrated with a … [Read more...]