It’s time for some frosty fun in the Stateline! ❄️

There are so many things to do this time of year in the Rockford area. We have many beautiful natural resources to explore, outdoor activities and events to stay active and have fun, and fun indoor activities to help kids burn off their energy.

2020 Update: Many of the indoor winter options are not currently open due to COVID-19 mitigations.

Go Ice Skating Outdoors in the Rockford Area

Did you know there are multiple places to go ice skating outdoors in the Stateline? Dust off your skates and check out this list of places you can ice skate outside!

Play Winter Bingo for a Chance to Win Snow Park Tickets

We’re back with Winter Bingo encouraging you to get outside in the 815 and do some cozy and fun activities indoors this winter season! If you get Bingo, send us your card and photos for a chance to win four passes to the Snow Park at Alpine Hills in Rockford!

Places to Go Sledding in the Rockford Area

The Stateline has some great sledding hills and we’ve finally got some snow! to enjoy them! Grab your sleds and tubes and head to any of these places to sled for free this winter.

Where to Buy Hot Chocolate Bombs in Rockford

Winter is the perfect season to buy a few hot cocoa bombs from local sellers and enjoy a tasty treat! There are several shops and local makers creating this yummy twist on hot chocolate in our area. Here’s where you can buy hot cocoa bombs in the Rockford region.

Walk Through a Winter Wonderland at Lake Geneva’s Ice Castle

The Ice Castles in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin are a sight you have to see to believe! They are only built in four states in the entire US, and you can see them by taking a short 60 minute drive from Rockford. Get your tickets soon!

Have Some Winter Fun at the Snow Park at Alpine Hills

The Snow Park at Alpine Hills is a five-acre winter fun zone located right in the middle of Rockford, Illinois! You can go tubing, snowboarding in the terrain park, or ice skating outdoors. Read more about it and book your time slot.

We hope you have a chilly good time this Winter in the Stateline! ☃️