2017 Rochesterfest '35 Years of Summer Fun!"
Relay for Life of Olmsted County
Country Breakfast on the Farm at Towerview Dairy Farm near Eyota
Cooking up some pancakes on the farm
Insane Inflatable 5K near the airport
Scheels Paddle Demo Day at Foster Arend Park
People had a chance to demo paddle boards, kayaks and more.
This cute pup is enjoying the K-9 Carnival at Rochester Pet & Country Store NE.
The Juneteenth Celebration took place at East Silver Lake Park
Inspiring music during the Juneteenth Celebration
Concert in the Park (at Central Park) featured the Rochester Community Band
Big crowd at the Rochester Hangar Dance
Big Band Music at Hangar Dance
2017 Rochesterfest Chairperson Wayne Harvey poses with a WWII plane at the Hangar Dance
The Rochesterfest Triathlon at Foster Arend Park
After swimming around the lake twice, it's time to head toward the bikes
Grab your bike and go!
The last part of the Triathlon is running...all the way to the Finish Line!
Monday's Midday Theme was "Pets at the Fest"
A dog runs through Leashes & Leads Agility Course
BACB Unleashed was part of our 'Pets at the Fest' event
Running through the tunnel
The Video Game Tent was a popular place to be
The PossAbilities Ice Cream Social was a big hit
Ice Cream Social games for everyone
Rochester Magazine's Steve Lange wins the Celebrity Ice Cream Eating Contest...again!
Six Mile Grove performed during the PossAbilities Ice Cream Social
Enjoying Six Mile Grove during Ice Cream Social
People were flipping (and bouncing) over Bubble Ball this year at Rochesterfest!
Teen Night Fun
Some teens were hypnotized on the Treasure Island stage during Teen Night.
Rochesterfest at night
Tuesday's Midday Theme was 'Ready, Imagine, Go!" with the MN Children's Museum-Rochester.
Kids enjoyed playing with the Imagination Blocks
Rochesterfest Midday Themes were sponsored by Sterling State Bank all week long
The Rochester Concert Band performed on the Treasure Island Stage
It was a beautiful night for music
A few Hot Air Balloons were launched just east of Soldiers Field Park on Tuesday night.
The ABC 6 News meteorologists put on a weather demonstration for the crowd
Boom! There it goes!
'Magic Norm' Barnhart included audience members for many of his tricks during Magic Fun Night.
Kids enjoying the Magic Fun Night
'Magic Norm' entertains the big crowd
10 Who Make a Difference with KTTC & United Way
Pure Rock Studio students rockin' the Wednesday Happy Hour crowd
Wednesday's Family Fun Night Booths had plenty to offer
Up close and personal with a snake from Oxbow Park at Family Fun Night
'Who' likes animals? The people at Family Fun Night do!
Kids enjoyed the free Kaptain Kirby Train Rides during Family Fun NIght
Learning to become a future firefighter
People signing up to win a free boys or girls bike from Walmart
The Xtreme Cheerleaders perform during a break at the Spelling Bee
Wednesday was Sports Night on the Soldiers Field Park East Ballfield
The Ice Hawks mascot at Sports Night
Prairie Walls Climbing Gym provided climbing wall fun at Sports Night
Friday Noontime Entertainment with 'After School Special'
Painting under the tent with 'Art on the Go'
Friday's Midday Theme was "Health & Wellness at the Fest"
LP & the 45's kick off the TGIF Bash
LP & the 45's on the Treasure Island Stage
Rochesterfest at beautiful Soldiers Field Park
The first ever Rochesterfest Bean Bag Tournament raised money for Cabin Fever/Eagles Cancer Telethon
Bags, Beer, Bands and Bubble Ball was a blast during the TGIF Bash!
You never know who will show up at Rochesterfest
Voted Rochester's 'favorite group', Incognito headlines the TGIF Bash!
Incognito has an awesome horn section
Rochesterfest crowd enjoys the entertainment
Mary invites some kids up on stage to help with Incognito's encore
The Pre-Parade Block Party included a Police K-9 demonstration
Checking out the classic cars during the Rochesterfest 'Cars & Coffee' event on Gibbs Drive
The Kiwanis Golf Ball Drop. One of those balls is worth $500 to some lucky person.
Rochester Parks & Rec is setting up the Go, Play, Explore Mobile Recreation games during the Pre-Parade Block Party.
The Damle team won the Rochesterfest Puzzle Contest in 24 minutes and 54 seconds. Thanks to Games by James for providing the puzzles.
RNeighbors getting ready to hand out 'A Litter Bit Better' bags prior to Saturday's parade
Rochester Cycle Patrol getting ready for the parade to begin
The Rochesterfest Grand Parade is proudly sponsored by Clements Subaru
Rochester football greats Michael and Marcus Sherels toss out footballs to the crowd
The Korean War Vets in the parade
The Express Clydesdales came for the Rochesterfest parade
Riding with the Express Clydesdales is Parade Grand Marshal Stevan Kvenvold and Rochester Mayor Ardell Brede
2017 Chairperson Wayne Harvey along with Karen Finn from Quarry Hill
Big crowds all along the parade route
The Rochester Lourdes High School Marching Band
The Rochester Barbershop Chorus singing in the parade
The Rochester Chinese School float
The Lake City Marching Tigers
Everyone loves a parade
The Rochester Mayo Spartans Marching Band
It's a BIG thumbs up for the Rochester Figure Skating Club float
They're ready for candy!
The First Players perform in Saturday's Rochesterfest parade
The Century Dance Team poses for a picture
The parade coming up 6th Ave SW
Brat Pack Radio poses with some fans during a 'Party in the Park' break
The Land of Ten Thousand Discs competition took place on Saturday and Sunday at Cooke Park
What a catch!
The Rochester Rowing Club's Celebrity Regatta at Silver Lake featured Bryan Lund (PB), Caitlin Alexander (KTTC) and Troy Dunken (KROC). Caitlin's team won.
1860's Base Ball fun at the History Center of Olmsted County's Schmitt Field
The crowd enjoying root beer floats and the Ladies 1860's Base Ball exhibition
The Rochester Roosters are celebrating their 20th anniversary this year
Wayne Harvey (2017 Chairperson), Brent Ackerman (Executive Director), Denny Nygren (Food Vendor Co-Chair) at the Thank You Party at the Plummer House.