MELROSE - It's the first day of Melrose Riverfest.

The three-day community event at Sauk River Park kicks off with music at 6 p.m. by the band "Kodiak." Then, you can stick around for the pig races at 7 p.m. They'll also have food and beverages on hand.

We'll let you know about about upcoming highlights from Riverfest Friday and Saturday, but for for a complete list of all the activities, check out the Melrose Area Chamber of Commerce's website.