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!
Rockton Christmas Walk
December 05, 2015 - December 05, 2015
The 31st annual Rockton Christmas Walk events include the Candy Cane Craft Fair (7:30am-3:00pm), Lighting of the Park (4:00pm), Lighted Parade (6:00pm), horse drawn wagon rides, a visit from Santa, and Christmas carolers. Many organizations provide events of their own which include a breakfast, craf...
Shop 'Til You Drop. Stay The Night And Shop Some More.
Want to know where your local antique dealers get their merchandise? Visit the Rockford Region and you'll figure it out in a hurry. We've got more than 30 antique shops, two MAJOR antique malls and more than a dozen weekend shows and flea markets. We're talking a weekend or more worth of antique shopping here, so you might want to make some hotel reservations before you visit. Shop Downtown at a unique variety of shops and specialty stores. We've also got more than our share of shopping malls with everything from high-end retailers to national discounters and "big box" chains. Add a liberal dose of specialty and garden shops along with a nice sprinkling of art galleries and you've got enough shopping to challenge all but the highest credit card limits. Charge!
Did you know Rockford is the home of the sock monkey? Learn more interesting facts about our region.