Looking for a family outing that’s colorful, fun, and a little magical? Grab your phone, plan your outfit, and head out to explore Rockford, Illinois’s Public Art Trail!
Enjoy a trampoline park in Northern Illinois and Southern WIsconsin!
It can get mighty cold in the Stateline area during the winter and kids need a place to get their energy out when it’s too cold to play outside! Thankfully, there are several indoor play places in the greater Rockford area where you can take your kids to burn off some energy and quite a few fast food restaurants where kids can have lunch and play. We’ve put together a list of all of the indoor play places and restaurant play areas in the Stateline.
The Museums in the Park program works with the city of Chicago as well as cities throughout Illinois to bring awareness to the value of museums. Some of our local state representatives have joined this program to offer residents of their districts the opportunity to reserve free tickets to Chicago area museums!
Spring Break is happening soon and if you’re wondering what to do with your kids during the time off of school, we have some suggestions for you! There are plenty of fun places to check out during Spring Break no matter what your budget is. We’ve put together some options at each price level for ways you can have fun in the Rockford area this Spring Break.
It’s not officially Spring in the Stateline until the butterflies come back! One of our favorite things to do every Spring is visit the Butterfly Exhibit at Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens in Rockford.
The Stateline goes all out for Easter every year! This year is no exception. There are SO MANY Easter Egg Hunts in the Rockford area happening in 2023. Some are free, some are low-cost, and all will be a hopping good time! Make plans to attend some of these Stateline egg hunts and Easter events this year.
The Big Balloon Build is coming to Lake Geneva for the first time ever! From March 24th – 26th, you can visit the impressive display made from over 100,000 balloons at The Covenant Harbor in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.
Don’t want bored kids hanging around the house all day this Spring Break? Pack a lunch and send them to one of these 6+ super fun spring break camps in the Rockford area!
Everyone has the luck of the Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! Here are some fun family-friendly events happening for St. Patrick’s Day in the Rockford area AND adults-only events if you want to celebrate without the kids! This year St. Patrick’s Day falls on Friday, March 17, 2023 which means there will be festivities throughout the weekend.