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Come Home to Downtown Living in Rochester, MI

In downtown Rochester, no two days are the same. One morning you hit the gym downstairs for a quick workout; the next, you walk over to your favorite coffee shop for a steaming cup of goodness. On the weekend, who knows? Maybe you’ll visit the local cider mill, shop the galleries and boutiques downtown, or bike around miles of riverside trails. You may want to check out a festival on Main Street or step out for a bite to eat at one of your favorite restaurants or pubs. When you live at the First Street Lofts of Rochester, the possibilities are endless.

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Delicious Eateries & Coffee Shops

Calling all foodies! Downtown Rochester offers an abundance of tasty snacks, meals, desserts, and more. From delectable seafood and hearty steaks to craft tacos and fully-loaded pizzas, this vibrant and lively neighborhood has everything for even the pickiest of eaters. Dive into a bowl of pasta, order an after-dinner shake, sip on a coffee, or order a plate of sushi. Whatever you feel like having for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, the restaurants and cafes in downtown Rochester surely won’t disappoint.

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Festivals, Fairs, & Parades

There’s no shortage of community pride and celebration when it comes to downtown Rochester. In the summer months, you can explore art festivals in the park and support local businesses by shopping at the weekly farmers market. On top of that, the streets are filled with trick-or-treaters in the fall and lit up throughout the holiday season with the Big, Bright Light Show and Christmas parade. In downtown Rochester, every day is a new adventure filled with laughter, fun, and unique experiences.

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Eclectic Boutiques & Shopping Experiences

We love a good day of splurging and browsing, and in Rochester, there are plenty of locally-owned businesses to do just that. Antique shops, clothing boutiques, children’s toy stores, florists, art galleries, pet shops, jewelers, sporting goods, and home furnishing shops are just a few of the varying places you can find your new favorite purchase. For more information on all the different places to shop and meet locals, check out the in-depth downtown living guide.

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Common Questions About Downtown Rochester, MI

What is parking like in downtown Rochester?

There are a variety of parking lots surrounding Main Street and the downtown area. There is paid street parking on every block, as well as free parking in lots just a short distance from the main strip. Take a look at this parking map to gain further insight into where you’ll find parking and how much you can expect to pay per hour.

How far are First Street Lofts from the downtown area?

First Street Lofts is located on the corner of 1st Street and Walnut Blvd, just minutes from all the action of the urban area. By taking a short walk down the block, you’ll have entered the lively entertainment district of downtown Rochester.

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