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RMSC Strasenburgh Planetarium to host video game championship on Super City Saturday, August 24

    ROCHESTER, NY— The Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC) Strasenburgh Planetarium is pleased to host the Super City Rochester video game demo and championship on Super City Saturday, Aug. 24., 2019, from 10 a.m.–1 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.

    The event will feature video game demos by Rochester Game Developers Group and tournaments run by A Gamers Nostalgia. The day’s highlight will be the tournament finals played on the four-story dome at RMSC’s Strasenburgh Planetarium.

    Super City Rochester is a multi-venue, all-ages, pop-culture extravaganza founded by Jason Hilton of POP ROC cereal bar and comic shop. The event features local and national guest artists, cosplay and costume contests, a world record attempt, the video game demo and tournament, cartoon and movie showings, pro wrestling, comedy, inflatables, live music, vendors, and food trucks.

    For additional information about the Super City video game demo and championship at the Strasenburgh Planetarium, contact Mare Millow, Marketing Communications Manager, RMSC, 585.697.1944,

    Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC) includes the Science Museum, Strasenburgh Planetarium and Cumming Nature Center. Offering experiences at the Museum with more than 200 interactive exhibits, Planetarium with a 65-foot dome and Nature Center on 900 acres, the RMSC stimulates community interest in exploration. In addition, the more than 1.2 million RMSC collection items tell the story of Rochester’s past and present, including its rich history of innovation and invention. RMSC receives major funding from Monroe County, where it is one of the top three most visited attractions serving children and families. For more information about RMSC, visit Connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.