Shop the Blocks is moving to Saturdays for its 4th season in downtown Rockford. "School House Rock the Blocks" will has a special emphasis on back-to-school specials for kids, featuring everything from backpacks to shoes to school uniforms and supplies. Downtown retailers participating in Shop the Blocks have been provided specially made shopping bags from Rockford Art Deli to promote their specials. Those bags will be given to customers who come and shop on a Shop the Blocks Saturday on behalf of a generous donation from Illinois Bank & Trust.
Saturday, June 23:“Rewind the Blocks: Retro Rockford” Saturday, July 14: “Bike the Blocks” Saturday, August 11: “School House Rock the Blocks”