BurpeeFest 2018 features live music, nature games and prizes, great food and samples from craft breweries. You will enjoy a variety of options while listening to live music in a great river view location. Each guest gets one complimentary glass with an exclusive The Local 2018 design. Guests then use this glass to taste, compare and learn about their favorite beers while pairing with great food.
Directions: Burpee Museum - 737 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.