About Rockford

Rockford  is a vibrant community, thanks to an involved citizen base, an engaged business community and a focused city organization. There is always something happening somewhere in Rockford.

From the new Rockford Historical Museum to the historic Krause Library, Blues concerts in the summer and art fairs in the fall, America’s Favorite Farm Market, the largest Relay for Life event in the country, a nationally recognized 5K event to raise funds and awareness for Duchenne muscular dystrophy through MDA, parades, fireworks and horse drawn carriage rides, Rockford is a community that is easy to call home.

Follow the links to read more about events, places and life in Rockford. Browse the calendar to see community events and visit rockford.cool » to keep up to date on city promotions and activities.