Downtown Rockford will be buzzing with excitement as summer events kick into high gear!  Ready for everything going down this weekend?

I've never been more excited for a weekend quite like this one.  It'll be packed with something for your entire family to enjoy, I promise!

Not only can you visit Rockford City Market this Friday, May 31st, but Friday Night Flix is making a much-anticipated return to Davis Park with a free showing of Disney’s “Aladdin,” perfect for a family night out.

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Make sure to arrive early to get the best seat on the lawn, enjoy tons of food trucks and fun activities (6:30-8:30) before the movie begins at dusk.

Also, mark your calendars for two more Flix nights:

  • “Shrek” on Friday, June 28th
  • “Toy Story” on Friday, July 26th

These iconic movies are definitely for both kids and parents to enjoy.  A movie night under the stars?  SAY LESS... but wait, there's more!

Adding to the excitement this weekend, Rockford is hosting its very first drone show on Saturday, June 1st at 9:45pm.

You'll get a chance to look up to the skies over downtown Rockford for a spectacular display of more than 150 drones. This cutting-edge show promises a dazzling spectacle, lighting up the night with stunning artistry.

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With Friday Night Flix playing an awesome sing-a-long film and the drone show this Saturday, downtown Rockford is definitely the place to be. Gather your friends, tons of blankets, and snacks for an unforgettable night in downtown Rockford filled with fun, food, and fantastic entertainment!

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