Farmers Markets, Ferris Wheels and Beer
The Forest City and surrounding communities have so much fun planned for the weekend ahead. Check out the top ten events going on in the Rockford area this weekend.
Saturday, August 19th from 4 pm - 8 pm head to Rural on Tap for a beer fest like no other.
August 16-20 it's Ferris wheels, corndogs, and fun for everyone.
Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Nicholas Conservatory. A Bruno Munro large scale garden exhibit that will light up the weekend.
August 15th - September at Discovery Center Museum. This is an interactive exhibit teaching children what life is like in Japan.
August 18th - September 15th at Edgebrook Center. Live and local musicians fill the air with free music.
Friday, August 18th in downtown Rockford, food, drink, live music and a celebration of downtown Rockford for all ages.
August 16th - September 8th at Spirit Center Listening Room on Charles Street. Open mic nights and live celebrations of local music.
Sunday, August 20th at Hononegah High School it is a car show to benefit the Hononegah High School wrestling team.
August 19th - October at North End City Market on North Main, enjoy fresh, local produce while you socialize.
Saturday night August 19th at The Rockford Speedway, it's a huge night of high-speed NASCAR action.