Burpee Museum - New Year Around the World
December 31, 2014 - December 31, 2014
Times: Wednesday 1:00pm
Join us for this annual family celebration to welcome the arrival of the New Year. On each hour, participants can welcome the New Year as it occurs around the globe. Families can make a variety of traditional New Year crafts from around the world and see displays of items from other countries, inclu...
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!
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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