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Rockford Art Museum - "2014 Rockford Midwestern" Biennial Juried Exhibition
May 17, 2014 - September 28, 2014
Times: Daily 10:00am-5:00pm
The Rockford Midwestern is a biennial juried exhibition that originated as an annual showcase for local artists. The year 2014 marks the 73rd presentation of this regional show that draws the best works from artists from a nine-state region. Artists residing in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Mic...
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!
Did you know Rockford is the home of the sock monkey? Learn more interesting facts about our region.