Snow is definitely in the forecast for late Saturday night into Sunday morning, but don't let that stop you from having some fun this weekend!

Here's some cool things to check out this weekend in the Stateline:

  • Craft Beer Dinner - Friday, 6:30p.m. at Thunder Bay Restaurant at I-90 and East State in Rockford - Four course meal paired with specialty craft beers, featuring Joe Hotek from Tallgrass Brewing Company answering questions about the craft beers paired with each meal course - $50 - More information at
  • Rock Valley College Trivia Night - Friday, 6p.m. - Rock Valley College Student Center Atrium at 3301 N Mulford Rd. in Rockford - Snacks and prizes available - Free admission and open to the public -
  • Capture, A Photo Show Benefiting the Haven Network - Friday, 6-9p.m. - Prairie Street Brewhouse at 200 Prairie St. - Wine, hors d'oeuvres, and displayed photographs for more than 30 local photographers - $20 - For more info on The Haven Network and go to
  • Rolling Green PTO's Vendor/Craft Show - Saturday 10a.m. to 4p.m. - Rolling Green Elementary School at 3615 West Gate Parkway in Rockford - Free admission and food will be available - For more info call 815-229-2881
  • Blue Man Group - Saturday at 8p.m. and Sunday at 2p.m. - Coronado Performing Arts Center at 314 N Main St. in Rockford - Tickets are $37-$62, plus fees - Get tickets online at or by phone at 815-968-2722
  • Rockford Arts & Crafts Holiday Spectacular - Saturday, 10a.m. to 6p.m. Sunday, 10a.m. to 5p.m. - Indoor Sports Center at 8800 E Riverside Blvd in Loves Park - $4, or $6 for a 2 day pass, children 12 and younger are free - For more info call 815-997-1744 or visit