Located in the Town of Perinton, the Village of Fairport is a lovely suburb of Rochester, dubbed the "Crown Jewel of the Erie Canal." In fact, much of life in Fairport is centered on the Canal area with Village Landing and Packett's Landing offering the main gathering spots for residents. Known for its quiet, tree-lined streets, specialty shopping, and family-oriented neighborhoods; Fairport is home to Casa Laga Vineyards, Monroe County's only winery, and to Lollypop Farm, the rescue center for the Humane Society of Greater Rochester.
Good to Know
The Fairport Fire Department is a volunteer service handling fire and emergency medical needs in the area. The Fairport Police Department patrols the streets of the village. Fairport Public Library is located at 1 Fairport Village Landing. (585) 223-9091.
Local Museums & Landmarks
Fairport Historical Museum is located at 18 Perrin Street. It houses exhibits on farming, Erie Canal development, industry, local architecture and early settlers.