This 1,000-foot slip-in-slide is coming to Rockford on September 4-5! Get your tickets now!
Burpee Museum - Jane's 10th Birthday
June 27, 2015 - September 24, 2015
Times: Saturday 11:00am-5:00pm
Celebrate the "10th Birthday" of Jane the T. rex with special activities. The 100th visitor will receive a gift bag including a cast of Jane's teeth and a year membership. Every child attending will receive a Jane temporary tattoo.11:00am - Watch "The Mystery Dinosaur," as seen o...
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.