BIG BAND DANCES

BIG BAND DANCES at the Roger Robach Community Center, 2nd floor. Handicap accessible. We have a series of Spring & Fall Entertainment.  The Spring session is from April thru May.  The Fall session is from September thru October. $2.00 admission.

Each night starts out with the Al Bruno Trio and plays from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM.  Starting at 7:15 PM one of the Big Bands will play.

The Spring & Fall Schedule for 2019 will be posted as soon as all the bands are contracted and it will be posted on this site.

Providing Entertainment at Ontario Beach Park, Rochester, New York

The Ontario Beach Park Program Committee is an all volunteer group that provides free family entertainment at Ontario Beach Park, Rochester, New York. They have been in existence since 1984. The committee sponsors The Spring and Fall Big Band Dance Series, Wegmans Concerts by the Shore, Annual Lakeside Winter Festival, Kite Flight and Romancing the River.

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Concerts by the shore

Once again 2019 Concerts by the Shore will be Sponsored by Wegmans!

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Big Band Dances

The OBPPC holds dances every Wednesday during the Spring (April & May) and the Fall (September & October)

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History of Ontario Beach Park

The Ontario Beach Park Program Committee (OBPPC) is dedicated to providing and expanding family

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Photo Gallery

PHOTOS FROM Family Day at Ontario Beach Park Saturday, July 21, 2018 and many more…

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2019

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT!

Concerts by the Shore with the GREECE JAZZ BAND IS ON as scheduled

is Scheduled today starting at 7:00 pm

Awards will be presented between 6:15 and 7:00 pm

 Wegmans food.  Abbott’s WILL be their selling

 

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THE FALL BIG BAND SCHEDULE

CLICK on the “BIG BAND DANCES”  words at the TOP MENU BAR

or

CLICK on the “READ MORE”  words in the “BIG BAND DANCES” ICON ABOVE.

THE 2019 CONCERTS BY THE SHORE IS ON THIS SITE

CLICK ON THE CONCERTS BY THE SHORE DROP DOWN MENU

 

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PAST EVENTS

34th Annual Lakeside Winter Celebration

Saturday, February 9, 2019 

The 25th Annual Chilly Chili Challenge – February 9, 2019

The Ontario Beach Park Program Committee represented by Fred Amato, OBPPC Secretary and Terry McEntree, presented plaques & case prizes for the winners:

PROFESSIONAL:

1ST Place:  Hose 22 Firehouse Grill-Nikol Ristuccia’s Team

 

 

2nd Place:  University of Rochester’s Harvest Table Catering-Ryan Dalton, Executive Chef

 

AMATEUR:

1st Place:  The Frederick Douglass R-Center

 

 

2nd Place:  Monroe County BOCES-Chief Mirabella

 

 

 

OTHER PARTICIPANTS:

  • Lakeside Haven Family Restaurant
  • Village at Unity

THE PEOPLES CHOICE:

The University of Rochester’s Harvest Table Catering-Ryan Dalton, Executive Chef

 

 

Thanks to Tracy Gugel and Fred Amato for the  photos of the event.

 

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Sunday, February 10, 2019

Polar Plunge 2019

 

 

 

More than 2,000 winter enthusiasts dove into the icy waters of Lake Ontario to benefit the Special Olympics.

These events are organized by the all-volunteer Ontario Beach Park Program Committee and sponsored by the City of Rochester and Monroe County.

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