Book highlights 100 reasons to love Rochester, Finger Lakes region

"We #ROC" is available in 10,000 printed copies. (WHAM Photo)

Rochester, N.Y. - The Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce has released a brag book.

"We #ROC: 100 Reasons to Love the Rochester/Finger Lakes Region" highlights some of the best entertainment spots, museums, festivals and more throughout the area.

The free publication is split into the following categories:

  • "Ahead of the Curve" focuses on firsts in the region.
  • "Business is Booming" highlights some of the top employers and business amenities.
  • "Claims to Fame" lists leaders and celebrities with local ties.
  • "Stay & Play" features recreation and leisure opportunities.
  • "Scholar-Powered" showcases the regions colleges and universities.
  • "Art Beat" celebrates arts and entertainment.
  • "Root for the Home Teams!" focuses on the Rochester-area sports teams.
  • "Hungry for More?" lists unique food items and companies in the Finger Lakes region.
  • "Let's Get Festive" names some of the local festivals.
  • "Nine-County-Know-How" shares facts about the nine surrounding counties.

Writers say the book is a great way to showcase our region's history and contributions.

10,000 copies are available now at the Rochester Chamber of Commerce headquarters or you can read it online.

Email to make an appointment to pick up the printed version.

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