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SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY COMING TO DOWNTOWN ROCHESTER ON NOVEMBER 29!
ROCHESTER, Mich. – Nov. 15 – Join the merchants of downtown Rochester on Saturday, November 29 for Small Business
Saturday! Small Business Saturday is a day dedicated to strengthening the community by supporting local small businesses. The
Rochester Downtown Development Authority has joined more than 370 advocacy organizations that have made it a mission to bring
business to their downtown areas on this day. (more)

IT’S BIG, IT’S BRIGHT, IT’S COMING LAGNIAPPE NIGHT!
ROCHESTER, Mich. – November 13, 2014 – You are invited to brighten your holidays in downtown Rochester with The Big, Bright Light Show! The buildings in Downtown Rochester will be covered in more than 1 million points of glimmering holiday light which will be lit nightly, November 24 through Jan. 4, 2015, from 5:00 pm to Midnight. (more)

LAGNIAPPE IN DOWNTOWN ROCHESTER – A LITTLE SOMETHING EXTRA ON NOV 24
ROCHESTER, Mich. – Nov. 10 – Join the merchants of downtown Rochester on Monday, November 24 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm when
they offer their customers Lagniappe (Creole for “a little something extra”) in appreciation for their support throughout the year. Due
to popular demand, this year Lagniappe is scheduled one week before its traditional Monday after Thanksgiving Date. (more)

EXPERIENCE THE EUROPEAN ESSENCE OF THE KRIS KRINGLE MARKET IN DOWNTOWN ROCHESTER
Rochester, Mich. – Nov. 7, 2014 – The 7th annual Kris Kringle Market returns to Downtown Rochester this holiday season, Friday, Dec. 5, 4:00-10:00 pm and Saturday, Dec. 6, Noon-10:00 pm. The market will be located on W. Fourth Street between Main and Walnut and will coincide with The Big, Bright Light Show. (more)

START YOUR SHOPPING AT THE DOWNTOWN ROCHESTER HOLIDAY EXPO!
ROCHESTER, Mich. – Nov. 3, 2014 – You are invited to begin the holidays at the Downtown Rochester Holiday Expo on Monday, November 17, 5-7:30 pm at the Royal Park Hotel. Over 30 downtown businesses will be showcasing their products and services, just in time for the holidays. Attendees are encouraged to shop, discover holiday ideas and inspirations and explore all that our downtown businesses have to offer. (more)

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