It's been eleven years since I got married, but I still remember the struggles my husband and I went through trying to find the perfect place to get married and hold our reception like it was yesterday. Lack of options in the Rockford area wasn't the problem, finding a place that felt like "us" and that we could envision celebrating our special day at was.

To me, the atmosphere was everything. I already had pictures of reception decorations in my head, and I wanted to find a place that fit that style. My husband just wanted a place with a big bar, unlimited kegs of beer, and nice scenery. I can tell you right now that we could have saved ourselves from a lot of wedding planning arguments if Union Rockford had existed back in 2010.

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Rockford's Newest Venue Hotspot is Opening Soon in  Rockford

For months now the former auto workers union headquarters building at 112 N Second Street in Rockford has been undergoing some massive changes...

What used to look this is being transformed into a beautiful event venue called Union Rockford...

Union Rockford will offer multiple spaces to host a corporate event, party, or gathering, and their 11,000 square foot space on the second floor will be a great place to host a wedding reception for 200 people. Just look at this amazing bridal suite...

Can't you just picture yourself doing shots or getting a cocktail at this beautiful bar right now?

Union Rockford is already accepting bookings well into 2022, and the space is hoping to officially open for our partying pleasure in just a few weeks! Stay tuned for updates!

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