Bicentennial Event Dates

Greater Rochester Heritage Days
May 20 & 21

The 40th Annual Greater Rochester Heritage Days will celebrate the heritage of the Rochester while providing an opportunity for local non-profit organizations to raise funds and increase awareness. A family fun event with activities such as the return of Floatable Boatables, mustache growing contest, historical displays and demonstrations, Pioneer Playground, car show, craft show and food. Admission is free. For more information, call 248/656-0999 or visit More information coming soon...

Rochester 200 Project
May 30 - June 17

Calling all artists! Put your favorite Rochester memories on a 10 x 10 canvas. There will be 200 canvases in all. Completed artwork will be on display at Paint Creek Center for the Arts, May 30 – June 17. The event will close with a Cocktail Reception on July 17, all canvases will be sold for $50. More information coming soon...

Bicentennial Barn Dance at Van Hoosen Farm
June 23

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Rochester Homecoming
 Rochester Municipal Park will transform into a walk down Rochester’s memory lane in celebration of history and fond memories of the place we are proud to call home. Activities include fireworks, entertainment, kid’s activities, pioneer playground, mobile farm and much more! More information coming soon!