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Lilac Festival Hopes to Open With Record-Breaker

Lilac Festival Hopes to Open With Record-Breaker

Rochester, NY -- Organizers are saying more about plans for this year's Lilac Festival, May 9 - 18. 

Don Jeffries with Visit Rochester says the Opening Day festivities this year will include an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the number of people coming together to make a human flower. The record attempt will require at least 2,200 people.

And we're learning more about the music lineup, too.

In addition to the bands previously announced -- The original Wailers, Eddie Money and Rusted Root -- the festival schedule will include local favorites Duke Jupiter and the Skycoasters. More details here.

 

 

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