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4 Things You Should Do in Rockford This Weekend

The weather in Rockford is going to be perfect this weekend, so get out there and enjoy it!

Of course you have to start your weekend off at Rockford City Market tonight, but here’s 4 more things I think you should take the family to this weekend…

Outdoor Flea Market
Nancy Kennedy


Urban Farmgirl’s Main Street Market

Midway Village Museum at 6799 Guilford Rd.


Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Shop over 150 vendors from all across the Midwest offering handmade items and vintage goods. Live music and food will be available as well. Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for children 8 to 17. Get tickets here.




Pet Health Fair

Blackhawk Courts at 338 15th Ave. in Rockford


Saturday 2 to 4 p.m.

CARE for Pets and Winnebago County Animal Services are partnering up to offer free pet care for residents in zip codes 61101, 61102 and 61104. Services include preventive vaccines, microchips, ID tags, community resource information as well as county license tags. There will likely be long lines, so come prepared with water and poop bags.


brocreative, ThinkStock
brocreative, ThinkStock


Roscoe Lions Fall Festival

Leland Park at 10701 3rd St. in Roscoe


Friday, September 8 – Sunday, September 10

Parades, carnival rides and games, live music, beer garden, delicious food, fireworks on Sunday night and much more!


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Alley Walk 2017

Bethesda Covenant Church at 2101 East State St. in Rockford


Saturday 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Featuring crafts, garage sales, live music, food and vintage items. Free admission.


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