Stroll on State, presented by Illinois Bank & Trust, returns on Saturday, November 28! Gather with family and friends and celebrate the holidays in downtown Rockford!
River Lights will illuminate the Rock River in new and bold ways. Give the gift of light to our community!
Swedish Historical Society - Lucia Concert
December 04, 2015 - December 04, 2015
Times: Friday 7:00pm
Sankta Lucia Dag, or Santa Lucia Day, has a long and storied history in Sweden. This historic tradition can be traced back to the year 304 when Lucia of Syracuse was martyred by the Roman Empire. In Sweden, Lucia day is celebrated during the darkest time of the year, allowing for Lucia (clad in wh...
The Mexican-Latino culture is growing in Rockford. You'll find traditional Mexican cuisine sprinkled throughout the city with menu items ranging from the typical tacos to the unusual seafood dishes of the Yucatan. Plenty of cuisine options whether you're adventurous when it comes to spiciness, or if you want something a little more tame.
Did you know Rockford is the home of the sock monkey? Learn more interesting facts about our region.