September is National Peace Month! Celebrate by attending one of the many events in the area!
Klehm Arboretum - Autumn at the Arboretum
October 05, 2014 - October 05, 2014
Times: Sunday 9:00am-4:00pm
Join us for out annual fall festival. Experience the beauty of fall as we use our entire 155 acre property for family-friendly fun. October is one of the best times to witness trees with their rich autumn colors. Build a scarecrow, enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides, make a fall craft to take home, and e...
Looking for a nice spot to pitch a tent or park your RV for the night? Rockford campgrounds, forest preserves and state park offer everything from rustic tent sites to full-service sites on the river. Parks range from small, wooded grounds to 3,000+ acre state park with fishing and swimming lakes. You can enjoy canoeing, fishing and hiking--many offer boat launches. Grab the hot dogs and marshmallows and head to Rockford for a great time!
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