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If you've got kids, you know that eating at a restaurant can be a huge expense for a family. Thankfully, Rochester has quite the list of restaurants that offer free meals for kids.  Check it out below!  I even threw in a few others that offer some hefty discounts.

I've got three kids of my own and although they no longer qualify for "kid menus", I remember searching long and hard for deals to help save cash just so our family could have a night out and so I could have a break from cooking.  I also did daycare in our house so I was cooking non-stop and by the time 6 pm rolled around, my kitchen was a disaster.

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If you are ready for a night out as a family or maybe you just want to take one of your kids out for a special treat but you are trying to save a few pennies, check out the list of places in Rochester that offer some freebies.

8 Places Where Kids Can Eat Free in Rochester

Going out to eat as a family is fun but can be an extremely expensive outing. If you are looking for a deal, check out these 8 spots where kids can eat free in Rochester.

What other places in town offer discounts and free meals for kids?  I'd love to hear about it.  You can find my contact info here.

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Summer is just around the corner and if you've got kids, you probably are wondering what free activities are going to be happening around town.  You can always check our community calendar for a list of fun stuff but you should also check the list below of activities planned for downtown Rochester.  There are a bunch of new ones this year and some old favorites, like Thursdays Downtown, on the agenda.  Keep scrolling to see them all.

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LOOK: Downtown Rochester Activities Planned For 2021

Rochester Downtown Alliance are currently planning Rochester's favorite summer events and are hopeful that crowds can return for the later half for 2021 during Thursdays Downtown. While we wait for the official news, check out the list of planned events for downtown Rochester.