Thursdays Downtown has been cancelled again this week due to the weather. There's a good chance of severe thunderstorms from mid-morning through this evening. After consulting with the National Weather Service and the Rochester Police Department, organizers made the decision to cancel with everyone’s safety in mind.

As of now (6:45AM) Rochesterfest is still scheduled to go on as planned. We'll update you with new information if/when it becomes available. Today's Rochesterfest events include the Rochester Chamber Happy Hour Special, Karaoke Extravaganza,Honors Choirs of SE Minnesota presents 'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang',  and the Liberty Bell Hot Air Balloon Glow.