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Paint the Mural

Downtown Mural 765 N. Madison St., Rockford

Meet artist Eddaviel, learn about the mural and help paint it. Register here.

Free

Savage Gardens Carnivorous Plant Exhibit

Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens 1354 N 2nd Street, Rockford

 Explore the world of carnivorous plants like Venus flytraps, pitcher plants, and more. Get tickets here. Cost: $7 resident / $9 per non-resident, $5 resident kids ages 5-17 / $7 Continue Reading

$4 – $9

Outdoor Gardens Walking Tour

Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens 1354 N 2nd Street, Rockford

Take a tour of the outdoor gardens and learn about the plants here. Register here.

Free

STEAM Lab at the Mural

Downtown Mural 765 N. Madison St., Rockford

Kids ages 6-10 can do science experiments outside. Register here. 

Free

Dinner on the Dock

Prairie Street Brewing Company 200 Prairie St, Rockford

Enjoy dinner on the dock with live music.

Free

Family Campfire

Midway Village 6799 Guilford Road, Rockford

Enjoy some old-fashioned family fun and learn to square dance, play old-time games, make old-time toys, and listen to folk tales and music. Get tickets here. Cost: $8 per adult, Continue Reading

$6 – $8

Back Country Roads

Sinnissippi Park 1401 N. 2nd St., Rockford

Summer concerts are back at Sinnissippi Park.

Free

Family Garden Hike

Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens 1354 N 2nd Street, Rockford

Enjoy a walk outdoors and learn more about the plants and animals in the gardens. Sign up here.

Free

Fridays in the Park

First National Bank Plaza Corner of State and Grand, Beloit

Enjoy music and lunch in the park for $7 per person.

$7

Rockford City Market

Downtown Rockford 402 E. State Street, Rockford

Enjoy live music and food while shopping from local vendors. More vendors will be in the indoor building on Madison St. this year.

Free