Finally, Rockford gets to showcase itself in a modern way. Thanks to the State of Illinois, you can now enjoy Rockford virtually. 

According to WREX-TV, the Rockford Area Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Illinois Department of Tourism are teaming up to give people a chance to see Rockford thru virtual tours.

These are live tours that will showcase different attractions, places to eat, and other notable spots of interest.

Here is a listing of where you can see these virtual tours, according to WREX-TV

The first tour takes place tonight at City Market at 5 PM

Here are the rest of the dates:

Monday, July 18 at 12 p.m. featuring Riverfront Museum Park

Tuesday, July 19 at 12 p.m. featuring Anderson Japanese Gardens

Wednesday, July 20 a 12 p.m. featuring downtown Rockford

Thursday, July 21 at 12 p.m. featuring Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens

Friday, July 22 at 12 p.m. featuring the Coronado Performing Arts Center and Cheap Trick.

This is an exciting time for people here in Rockford. If you want to make a difference and feel good about the city, then lets get behind this. Tell others about this and let them know that we should be proud to be here.