35th SEMI-ANNUAL PEC THING ANTIQUE & FLEA MARKET
May 16, 2015-May 17, 2015
Times: Saturday-Sunday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location: Winnebago County Fairgrounds
Address: 500 West 1st St., Pecatonica, IL 61063
Phone: +1 (815) 239-1641
Admission: $4/Free for children age 12 and younger
The 35th Semi-Annual "Pec Thing" Antique & Flea Market Spring show has over 500 vendors selling everything from antiques and collectibles to crafts and home good items. Vendors occupy over 100,000 square feet inside and over 40-acres outside. Parking is free. Concessions will be available. YOUNG AT HEART FESTIVAL - LOVES PARK
May 22, 2015-May 25, 2015
Times: Friday 6 p.m.-Midnight, Saturday & Sunday Noon-Midnight and Monday Noon-6 p.m.
Location: Loves Park City Hall Grounds
Address: 100 Heart Blvd., Loves Park, IL 61111
Contact: Parks Chamber of Commerce
Phone: +1 (815) 633-3999
Bring the whole family to the 43rd Young at Heart Festival. Events during the weekend include live music, a beer garden, carnival rides, kids activities and food concessions. WINE & BEER TASTING TO BENEFIT RAMP
May 28, 2015-May 28, 2015
Times: Thursday 5-7:30 p.m.
Location: Prairie Street Brewhouse
Address: 200 Prairie St., Rockford, IL 61107
Contact: Deb Rogers-Bieschke
Phone: +1 (815) 968-7467
Admission: $18/person in advance or $20/person at the door (must be 21 years or older)
RAMP’s annual Wine & Beer Tasting with a silent auction takes place right before Dinner on the Dock on Thursday, May 28, 2015 from 5-7:30 p.m. Proceeds will benefit RAMP’s services and advocacy for individuals with disabilities.
Enjoy wine and beer tasting with over 50 wines and three brewing companies, a silent auction, door prizes, DJ and food tastings provided by Giovanni’s, Machine Shed, Thunder Bay, Yolo’s Bakery, The Olive Oil Experience and Spice Galleria. If you have additional questions, please contact Amy Morris at +1 (815) 968-7467 or firstname.lastname@example.org
. ROCKFORD COLOR VIBE 5K
May 30, 2015
Times: Saturday 9 p.m.
Location: Boone County Fairgrounds
Address: 8791 Illinois 76, Belvidere, IL 61008
Spots are filling up fast, so sign-up today. You'll be blasted at every color station of this awesome 5K run. Grab your girlfriends, your bro's, your friends and your family for a color fun experience that you never knew existed! Join the Color Vibe 5K run and get ready to be tagged with color! ROCKFORD MARATHON, HALF MARATHON & 10K
May 31, 2015
Times: Marathon/Half Marathan 6 a.m. | 10K 7 a.m.
Location: Corner of State and Main Streets in downtown Rockford, IL
Celebrating 8 years and drawing sprinters from nearly 20 states, the course route is along the scenic Rock River. Featuring the choice of a 26.2-mile marathon (returning after a year hiatus), a 13.1-mile half-marathon and a chip-timed 10K, there's something for every skill level.
Located a short hour's drive northwest of Chicago and just 40 minutes south of Madison, WI, this popular midwest event promises a truly unique 2015 running opportunity. Registration opens Monday, September 8th at noon. Online registration ends May 27th at noon. Save time and have your packet mailed for only $8. The packet mailing option expires on Friday, May 1st.