Rockford Dance Company's “Sugar Plum Tea Party” is for children ages 3 and older. Activities include making a craft, a visit and pictures with the Sugar Plum Fairy, a creative movement class, and a viewing of a Nutcracker rehearsal. Call (815) 963-3341 for tickets.
Directions: 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.