Holiday Theme

St. Patrick's Day
O'Connor's Public House Presents:  St. Patty's Day 5K-ish Fun Run
Come on out to RARA and get your St. Patty's Day started right. Dress up in your best St. Patty's attire and go for a run on the Clinton River Trail. Race starts and ends at RARA. Finish the race and receive a pint glass! Come enjoy music and fun right next to downtown Rochester!

The Shaw Team Realty Presents: RARA's 9th Annual Easter Egg Hunt
The Shaw Team Realty presents RARA's 9th Annual Easter Egg Hunts! The Easter Bunny will be joining us for this wonderful family gathering! Your child can have their picture taken with the Easter Bunny, so don't forget to bring your camera! Small games and activities will be provided. This event will be held at Rochester Municipal Park by the Kiwanis Shelter (green shelter) near the Rochester Police Department. Park in the City Hall parking lot. Please dress for the weather because the entire event is held outdoors. Please arrive early as each hunt will begin promptly. You must pre-register each child to participate.
You must pre-register each child to participate.

Rochester Middle School Lock-In

Are you ready for an extraordinary night of non-stop fun? Look no further! The Rochester Lock-In is just around the corner, and we guarantee an unforgettable experience for ages 10-14!
Jump, slide, and conquer obstacle courses in the most epic bounce houses ever. Engage in thrilling Nerf battles with friends. Test your agility and reflexes in intense dodgeball matches. Strike the perfect pose at our awesome selfie stations. Unleash your creativity at our art stations. Compete in exciting contests for a chance to win amazing prizes. Indulge in delicious food, candy, and refreshing drinks.
Get ready for an unforgettable day of non-stop fun and excitement!
Back to School Light Bike Parade
Celebrate the end of summer with RARA and stay up late one last time!  Decorate your bike a head of time or grab a kit from us when you get here.  We will do a two mile loop along the Clinton River and Paint Creek Trail from RARA through Municipal Park and back.  You can park in our lot or jump into the parade anywhere along the way.  This free event is a celebratory end to another great summer.  Registration is $15 and includes a light kit and some back to school goodies.  We will have a wish box for parents and kids to write down and stick their wishes for the 2023/24 school year.  Bounces houses and playscape will be open before the ride and refreshments after!  If you have your own light kit and aren't interested in the goodie bag, your are free to attend without registration!

Genisys Credit Union Presents: Boo Bash

Come in your favorite or scariest costume! There will be prizes for best dressed, cider and donuts, bounce houses and a Halloween movie playing. Play in our Spooky Playscape, make and take home a craft, and watch a magician perform magic tricks! There will be prizes for best individual costumes as well as best family costumes so don't forget to dress up either as an individual or as a family! Magic Show will begin at 6:30pm. There is only one show for the evening so make sure you take your seats by 6:30pm. Parents are free.
Chief Financial Credit Union Presents: Heroes vs Villains Kids 1 Mile Fun Run
Join us for a fun run starting and finishing at 500 E. 2nd St. Rochester, MI 48307 along the Clinton River Trail. Pick your side, dress your part, run your race, and receive a custom Heroes vs Villains Race Shirt and custom Heroes vs Villains Finisher Medal. Treats and bounce houses after the race as well as lots of picture opportunities. Parents are free to run.

Milk & Cookies with Santa

Come to this special event and meet Santa! Take a picture with him as well as enjoy delicious milk and cookies. Make and take home holiday themed coloring pages and a holiday craft. Parents will receive a number at check in so that you can enjoy milk and cookies instead of waiting in line. Families will be emailed an exact time slot to meet Santa at. This is to try to avoid large crowds and long lines. Please remember, time slots are flexible. You may still need to wait a few minutes after your exact time. Only children attending need to be registered.

New Years
Goodbye 2023 NYE Run

This annual NYE race is organized by Eastside Racing Company & Fast Dog Timing.  Registration will be available HERE in December