Hear about all the best attractions and events in the Rockford Region as our hosts sit down with local residents and business owners!
Anderson Japanese Gardens - Japanese Summer Festival
August 23, 2014 - August 24, 2014
Times: Saturday 9:00am-4:00pm / Sunday 10:00am-4:00pm
Join in the fun at this two-day cultural event featuring exhibits, traditional demonstrations and unique performances that appeal to all age groups. The Taiko drummers and Candyman, a traditional Japanese street performer, will return for multiple performances on both days. Traditional Tea Ceremonie...
Rockford is rich with cultural heritage from different countries...which is reflected in the variety of cuisine from different countries! From the spices of Greece to the sausages of Germany, you'll be sure to fill up at any of these ethnic eateries. Take a culinary trip around the world without leaving the Rockford Region!
Did you know Rockford is the home of the sock monkey? Learn more interesting facts about our region.