Stroll on State returns to Rockford on November 29, 2014! This 2nd annual holiday event features a downtown tree lighting, food vendors, Santa, and plenty of other fun attractions!
Bushnell Wheeler Home - Annual Christmas Open House
November 21, 2014 - November 23, 2014
Times: Friday 5:00pm-9:00pm, Saturday and Sunday Noon-5:00pm
In 1850 Professor Jackson Bushnell of Beloit College admired the view of the bluff south of Turtle Creek and purchased the land. In 1856, Reverend Alexander Montgomery, the agent for the American Board of Foreign Missions, purchased the five acres on which the house stands to build a retirement home...
Rockford's Restaurant Scene is Slathered with Uniquely Local Flavor.
Hamburgers to hot dogs. Fusion food to tangy Thai. Fast food to slow and elegant cuisine. Whether your tastes are simple, sophisticated or somewhere in between, the Rockford Region's restaurants will satisfy your appetite with truly tasty options and original flare.
There are plenty of Merry & Bright events going on this time of year in the Rockford Region! Take a look at these festive events and get ready for the holiday season!
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