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AutismUp’s 10th Anniversary Celebration Gala

May 2, 2015 – Rochester Riverside Convention Center

Autism UpAutismUp is celebrating a decade of inspired work on behalf of local individuals living with autism.  AutismUp supports individuals with ASD, and their families, by expanding and enhancing opportunities to improve quality of life. AutismUp is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization founded by parents of children with autism, and relies solely on donations and fundraising to continue its mission.

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Pink Ribbon Run and Walk

May 10, 2015 – Genesee Valley Park

Join us on Mother’s Day at lovely Genesee Valley Park! The Pink Ribbon Run and Walk provide scenic views of the Genesee River and Erie Canal. The Pink Ribbon Run is the premier Women Only race event in Greater Rochester. Women, young and old, of all ages and abilities are welcome to participate in the 5k Road Race. Our course is certified to be accurate by the USATF #NY13102KL. The Family Fitness Walk is open to all men, women, and children walkers, strollers, joggers, and fitness enthusiasts.

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Rochester Lilac Festival

May 8-17, 2015 – Highland Park

Lilac Festival

The largest free festival of its kind in North America, spring in Upstate NY is welcomed with ten incredible days and nights of non-stop festivities. Peek around every corner and you'll discover magnificent gardens, musical gems, exciting exhibits and exhilarating special events.

Whether you're a regular visitor or first time Festival-goer, you'll quickly discover that every day brings something new to experience at the world famous Rochester Lilac Festival.

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