The Rochester Sesquicentennial Celebration will be held September 13-15 at Rochester Community Park and Rochester Historical Park.

The celebration begins Friday night with the carnival open from 5 to 9 p.m.

Saturday will include a free pancake breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. at the Rochester Christian Church, with the “Race to the Party” 5K and 10K races starting at 7:30 a.m. The Farmer’s Market opens at 8 a.m. and the annual youth fishing derby will start at 9 a.m. at the Community Park pond.

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