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!
Rockford Art Museum Free Lecture - Eric Fuertes
December 10, 2014 - December 10, 2014
Times: Wednesday 7:00pm
Sculptor Eric Fuertes shares insights about his role as fabricator of Carlos Rolón / Dzine's ghost bike sculpture and how its construction crosses over into his own studio practice. A Texas native, he currently teaches at Northern Illinois University.
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!
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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