Start of Summer Celebration 2019 Event Schedule

Schedule of Events

Schedule presented by The Rockford Chamber of Commerce. 17. S Monroe St.

(*Schedule subject to change)


THURSDAY, JUNE 13: COMMUNITY NIGHT 

  • 5:00 – 11:00 pm – Carnival Open
  • 5:00 pm – Food Booths Open
  • 6:00 pm – 12:00 am – RBC Beer Tent & Taco Bar
  • 7:00 pm – Rockford Community Band
  • 8:00 pm – Kari Lynch Band

FRIDAY, JUNE 14 

  • Noon – 11:00 pm – Carnival Open
  • Noon – 7:00 pm – Craft booths open
  • Noon – Food booths open
  • Noon – 12:00 am – Lion’s Beer Tent Open
  • Noon – 7:00 pm – BattleGR Laser Tag
  • Noon – 9:00 pm – Ninja Warrior Course/Competition
  • 1:00 – 6:00 pm – Children’s Tent – Free Activities
  • 2:00 – 7:30 pm – Changing Tent
  • 3:00 pm – Senior Steppers
  • 4:30 pm – Deejay the Clown
  • 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm – Free Shuttle Service
  • 5:00 pm – 12:00 am – RBC Beer Tent & Taco Bar
  • 6:00 pm – Mime Artist Michael Lee
  • 7:00 pm – Trixie Tang
  • 7:30 – 10:00 pm – Karaoke Party – Diva Productions
  • 8:00 pm – Melophobix
  • 10:00 pm – Movie on the Rogue at Richardson Sowerby Park

SATURDAY, JUNE 15 

  • 8:00 am – 1:00 pm – Farm Market
  • 10:00 am – 11:00 pm – Free Shuttle Service
  • 10:00 am – Vintage Baseball Games
  • 11:00 am – 6:00 pm – Craft booths open
  • 11:00 am – 6:00 pm – Vintage Market
  • 11:00 am – SOS Parade
  • 11:00 am – Food Booths Open
  • 11:00 am – 7:00 pm – Changing Tent
  • 12:30 pm – Fire Truck Pull—Rockford Department of Public Safety
  • Noon – 11:00 pm – Carnival Open
  • Noon – 12:00 am – RBC Beer Tent & Taco Bar
  • Noon – 12:00 am – Lion’s Beer Tent Open
  • Noon – 2:00 pm – Mime Artist Michael Lee – Strolling
  • Noon – Cornhole Tournament in Lion’s Beer Tent
  • 1:00 – 2:30 pm – Royal Arrivals – Visit with Princesses
  • 1:00 – 6:00 pm – Children’s Tent – Free Activities
  • 1:00 pm – Turtle & Frog Races at Chase Bank
  • 1:00 – 7:00 pm – BattleGR Laser Tag
  • 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm – Ninja Warrior Course/Competition
  • 2:00 – 4:00 pm – The Balloon Guy – Strolling
  • 3:00 pm – Carrot Cake Eating Contest – Ramona’s Table
  • 3:30 pm – Flashback
  • 6:00 pm – Rockford Rotary Big Daddy Duck Race
  • 7:00 pm –  Trixie Tang
  • 7:00 pm – The Outer Vibe
  • 7:00 – 10:00 pm – Tim Salisbury (Juggler) – Strolling
  • 8:00 pm – Hazy Past with a Tribute to David Bowie
  • DUSK – Fireworks

SUNDAY, JUNE 16: FAMILY DAY 

  • 10:00 am – Bridgeway Church Service
  • 11:00 am – 5:00 pm – Carnival Open
  • 11:00 am – 5:00 pm – Food booths  Open
  • 11:00 am – 5:00 pm – Craft booths Open
  • 11:00 am – 5:00 pm – BattleGR Laser Tag
  • Noon – 3:00 pm – Ninja Warrior Course/Competition
  • Noon – 5:00 pm – Lion’s Beer Tent Open
  • Noon – 5:00 pm – RBC Beer Tent & Taco Bar
  • 1:00 pm – SOS Kids for Kids Run
  • 1:30 pm – Family Talent Show
  • 1:00 – 4:00 pm – Children’s Tent – Free Activities
  • 1:00 – 5:00 pm – Changing Tent
  • 1:00 pm – Chris Cranick
  • 2:00 – 4:00 pm – The Balloon Guy – Strolling