Fringe Finale Weekend

Brace yourself for the big finish with fresh headliner entertainment, food and drink, and a new Chestnut Street Stage on the final weekend of the festival!

Fringe Finale Weekend



Friday, September 20, 8:30pm: Massaoke: MixTape

Saturday, September 21, 8:30pm: Massaoke: Night at the Musicals

Photos by John Schlia

How hard can you rock?

LIVE Band. Hairbrush Anthems. Everybody sing! Direct from London and the hit of Fringe 2018, MASSAOKE is the live singalong sensation that’s sweeping the globe. And it’s all coming right here to the Fringe. One extraordinary band plays beloved pop, indie, and rock anthems on stage as giant screens display the lyrics. Get ready to belt out of favorites with a few thousand of your friends at the year’s ultimate party.

Massaoke: MixTape

The Fringe’s #1 late night party. All new mixtapes featuring solid gold classic anthems from the last four decades. Click for details.

Massaoke: Night at the Musicals

If you have a few showtunes in you just aching to break loose, this is your night. Sing your heart out, Rochester! North American premiere. Click for details

How to enjoy Massaoke:

The show is an immersive, surround-you experience. Wear comfortable shoes as you’ll be standing, walking, and dancing on site. Get your smartphones out and tag us with #rocfringe19. We want your WOW.

Performances Friday & Saturday at 8:30pm. Not to be missed. Seriously.

Photos by David Schiffhauer

Friday, Sept. 20 :: Performance Schedule

6:00 - 7:45pm • Hey Mavis
Heartfelt vocals. Blazing instrumental solos. Undeniable chemistry. This Americana quartet has appeared on NPR’s Mountain Stage, NPR’s Whad’ya Know?, and PBS’s Songs from the Center.

8:30 - 10:00pm: MASSAOKE: MixTape

Saturday, Sept. 21 :: Performance Schedule

1:00 - 5:30pm • Fringe Street Beat

6:45 – 7:45pm • The Thigh Masters
For five years, Rochester’s very own party band has been bringing its high-energy mix of alternative rock to a host of venues and festivals around town.

8:30 - 10:00pm • MASSAOKE: Night at the Musicals

Food & Drink

Grab a bite from our outstanding food trucks and a drink from one of the Fringe bars. Please, no outside food or drink allowed.


See map here for garage locations.


In the event of inclement weather, please look for announcements and updates at and Fringe Social on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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