This 1,000-foot slip-in-slide is coming to Rockford on September 4-5! Get your tickets now!
Ethnic Heritage Museum Exhibit Opening and Program - Escaping Slavery
August 16, 2015 - August 16, 2015
Times: Sunday 2:00pm Unveiling | 3:00pm Performance
Freedom for African Americans began with the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863. Most people know about the Underground Railroad and how it enabled slaves to escape to freedom before 1863. Illinois was a "free state" but it also played a vital role as part of the Undergrou...
Bagels, doughnuts, cinnamon rolls, fresh-from-the-oven bread...for you, your family or an entire soccer team! And don't forget desserts! There are plenty of options in Rockford to satisfy your sweet tooth whether you're craving pie, cookies, or the ever-popular cupcakes.
Did you know Rockford is the home of the sock monkey? Learn more interesting facts about our region.