Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) – Rochesterfest 2019 will swing into full gear Monday at the main site at Soldiers Field Park.

Activities will continue through the week, including noon hour entertainment at the main site.

The Rochesterfest traditional ice cream social is scheduled Monday from 4:00- 7:00 and the popular Six Mile Grove will perform during Monday’s Happy Hour event that begins at 5:00 PM.

The Rochesterfest Grand Parade is scheduled for Saturday with former mayor Ardell Brede serving as grand marshall.

News update: Warm, muggy weather is expected this week in SE Minnesota.