Local Events

Rockford hosts and supports many events throughout the year that include both indoor and outdoor activities.  A great place to bookmark is the cities calendar of events that’s updated on a regular basis.  In the summertime Rockford offers movies in the park, national nights out typically held at Riverside Park & of course the big blow out during Rockford River Days to name a few.  During the winter months you can usually spot Santa hanging out at the Rockford Fire Department as well as other community functions put on by various organizations.

Some of the more popular parade weekend events are the midway, bean bag toss and the Medallion hunt where the winner usually wins cash money!  Riverside Park is home to numerous Volleyball games as well as Horseshoe during the summer months.

The city and its residents work hard and offer a wide range of events so make sure to ask around or visit city hall form a complete list.