Plenty of freebies, but no car giveaway at Community Expo

Four people left $500 richer, but no one was able to claim the big prize of the day, the Chevy Malibu offered by drawing by John Decker Chevrolet. No one left empty handed, unless by choice however.

Ric’s Food Center Store Director Dave Brickner helps pass out samples during Expo. A variety of treats were given out.

The sixth annual Community Expo held March 20 was as well-attended as in past years. Booths of all types offered coupons, information, free gifts and goodies.

Mike and Vanessa Carroll, along with daughter Jade, said the event has become like a reunion, a chance to interact with friends and talk with business owners they know.

A day-long cold snap may have helped attendance by making an indoor event sound more appealing. Next year will be the seventh for the Community Expo, sponsored by the Rockford Chamber of Commerce.

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  1. So they collect a bunch of names/addresses/phone numbers of people who potentially want a car, and then don’t give the car away?

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