Downtown Rockford weekend events: Holiday Lighting, Santa Parade and More

December 1:

5:30 – 7:00 p.m.: Lighting Ceremony at Dam Overlook

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.: Free carriage rides at the Rotary Pavilion

December 2:

10:45 – 12:00 p.m.: Santa Parade – Don’t miss Santa’s return to Rockford! The downtown parade runs from 10:45 until noon. Santa will be visiting in the Rotary Pavilion immediately following the parade.

12:00 – 2:00 p.m.: Free carriage rides downtown