12th Annual Literacy Run Half Marathon and 10K Run/Walk for Literacy
May 09, 2015 - May 09, 2015
Times: Saturday 8:00am race start (Courses open 8:00am-Noon)
Both races will be held primarily within three beautiful Winnebago County Forest Preserves: Kishwaukee, Blackhawk Springs and Espenschied. Scenic, well-marked and with plenty of aid stations, these two events are ideal for first timers but can also be a challenging race for experienced trail runners...
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.