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Legion to celebrate 100 years with parade and fireworks

Legion to celebrate 100 years with parade and fireworks

Rochester is hosting a celebration this weekend for the American Legion Department of Minnesota 100th State Convention.

The public is invited to join American Legion Post No. 92 of Rochester on Friday night for a parade, picnic and fireworks. 

The parade starts at 7 p.m. and will run from 7th street by Silver Lake over to the Mayo Civic Center. The party at Mayo Park (behind the the Civic Center) will begin with the arrival of the parade, followed by fireworks at dusk.

Performers include the Turkey River All-Stars and Booker Mini.

More information can be found on the legion's website.

h/t: April Horne

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