Rockford Art Museum is in full bloom during three-day event Art in Bloom as works of art from the RAM Collection are creatively interpreted through flowers and other organic material. Experience imaginative installations by talented local designers, as well as unique demonstrations, workshops and programs throughout the event.
Admission is free with regular museum admission, except for the ticketed Art in Bloom Preview Party (Monday, June 26, 6–8 p.m., $40) and related programming at RAM and partner sites. For preview party tickets or more information call RAM at (815) 968-2787 or go to rockfordartmuseum.org/art-in-bloom.
Participating designers include representatives of Abreo, Anderson Japanese Gardens, Barr’s Flowers and Greenhouse, Broadway Florist, Event Floral, Garden Arts, Shirley Grace Floral Design, GreenFire, Kishwaukee College Floral Design, Klehm Arboretum and Botanic Garden, London Avenue Designs, Mary’s Market, Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens, O’Fallon’s Fine Flowers, Toni’s of Winnebago, and Pattie Wallander Designs.
ART IN BLOOM PREVIEW PARTY MON, JUN 26, 6–8 PM, $40 INCLUDES WINE + HORS D'OEUVRES BY ABREO ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM, 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD For tickets call RAM, (815) 968-2787 or go to rockfordartmuseum.org.
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Directions: Rockford Art Museum - 711 N. Main St., Rockford, IL 61103 - From I-90 and E. State St. (US Business 20): west on Business 20 6.5 miles to IL 2 north (Wyman St., first street past the Rock River); right on IL 2 five blocks to the museum complex on the right side of the one-way street (N. Main St.). From the south, I-39: west on US 20 Bypass to IL 2 (S. Main St.); north on IL 2 through the downtown to the museum complex. Park in the Riverfront Museum parking lot or the Burpee Museum lot. An above-ground tunnel connects Riverfront Museum Park and Burpee Museum.