Irondequoit Oktoberfest 2010
Camp Eastman, 1306 Lake Shore Blvd. in Irondequoit. 6 — 11 p.m.
Head up to the lake to celebrate all things German at this
two-weekend-long festival. Cost: $8.
Camp Good Days Courage Bowl
Marina Auto Stadium, 460 Oak St. 7 — 10 p.m. Has RIT’s lack of a football team left you jonesing for that collegiate football experience? Head to Marina Auto Stadium to see St. John Fisher take on the University of Rochester. All proceeds go to Camp Good Days, which helps children and families affected by cancer. Cost: $5 for students, $7 others.
Brighton Farmers Market
Brighton High School, 1150 Winton Rd. 9 a.m. — 1 p.m. Brought to you by the town of Brighton, this popular farmer’s market offers a wide variety of local products. From meat, to cheese, to farm-fresh produce, you can’t go wrong here. Cost: Free.
Savor Rochester: A Festival of Food
Rochester Public Market, 280 N. Union St. 5 — 8 p.m. Enjoy the natural abundance that the Rochester area provides as over 100 local restaurants, wineries, breweries, bakeries and farms bring their best offerings straight to your mouth. Cost: $40 in advance, $50 at the door.
George Eastman House, 900 East Ave. 10 a.m. — 5 p.m. For
decades, giant Kodak Coloramas graced the walls of New York’s
Grand Central Station. These 18-by-60-foot photographs offered
visions of an idealized American lifestyle. Smaller versions of
these masterpieces are now on display at the Eastman House.
Cost: $6 for students, $10 for adults, free for members.
Monthly Story Slam
Writers & Books, 740 University Ave. 7 — 9 p.m. Whether you have a great story to tell or are interested in hearing what your neighbors have to say, stop by Writers & Books for this storytelling open mic. If you’re looking
to participate, make sure you sign up by 6:30 p.m. Cost: Free.
Water Street Music Hall, 204 N. Water St. 8:30 p.m. Who’s Bad is one of the King of Pop’s leading cover bands. Since you’ll never see the real Michael Jackson live again, head to Water Street to get the next best thing.
Cost: $15 in advance, $17 at the door.