Pec Thing Antique & Flea Market
May 17, 2014-May 18, 2014
Times: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location: Winnebago County Fairgrounds
Address: 500 W. 1st St., Pecatonica, IL 61063
Phone: +1 (815) 239-1641
Admission: $3; Age 12 and younger are free
Great bargains can be found everywhere on antique tools and quilts, yard art and jewelry, stamps and postcards, furniture and glassware, arts and crafts and everything in between. Over 500 dealers are spread out over 100,000 square feet inside and 40 acres outside. Wear your walking shoes! WXRX Wing Ding Concert
May 25, 2014
Times: 11 a.m.
Location: Rockford Speedway
Address: 9572 Forest Hills Rd., Loves Park, IL 61111
Wing Ding 2014 features Alice in Chains, Black Stone Cherry, Fuel, Wayland, and more. Rockford AirFest 2014
June 7, 2014-June 8, 2014
Times: Gates open 9 a.m., Air Performances 11 a.m., Gates close 5 p.m.
Location: Chicago Rockford International Airport
Address: 60 Airport Dr., Rockford, IL 61109
Phone: +1 (815) 969-4000
Admission: $30 per car load
The AirFest 2014 performer line-up includes:
Old Settlers Days
- USAF Thunderbirds
- US Army Golden Knights
- Canadian Forces Snowbirds Demonstration Team (AirFest's first international performance)
- Team Aerostars
- Team AeroDynamix
- Mike Goulian
- Paul Wood
- John Klatt Airshows
- Art Nalls Sea Harrier
- Dave Dacy Airshows
June 19, 2014-June 22, 2014
Location: Settlers Park
Address: E. Harwich St., Rockton, IL 61072
Contact: General Information
Phone: +1 (779) 772-6051
Admission: Four-day passes are $6 in advance and $10 beginning June 19th. Children 12 and under do not require a pass. Main Stage concerts require an additional ticket.
Old Settlers Days is a quality, fun-filled family festival that raises money for the Rockton Lion's Club to promote sight and sound charities. Come for great bands, food and a carnival. New things are being added every year. Visit the website for a full schedule of events. This year’s line-up features Bret Michaels, Lee Brice, Chris Young, Cole Swindell and Colt Ford on the Main Stage. Magic Waters Waterpark
Address: 7820 Cherryvale North Blvd. Cherry Valley, IL 61016
Toll-Free: +1 (800) 373-1679
Phone: +1 (815) 966-2442
Fax: +1 (815) 332-5353
Magic Waters Waterpark is Waves Of Fun! Operated by the Rockford Park District, this family-friendly waterpark maintains high standards for safety, cleanliness and friendly customer service. Spend an enjoyable day together at an affordable vacation destination!
Attractions include "The Abyss" dark tube slide, SplashBlaster water coaster, Double Dare Drop Speed Slides, Breaker Beach, a 707,000 gallon wave pool--Tsunami Bay, body slides, tube slides, Splash Magic River, Little Lagoon for the little tykes, Castaway Adventure Island, sand volleyball, lounge chairs, lockers, concessions, shade and a picnic area. Coolers and picnics are welcome, but no alcohol is permitted.
The concession stands sell food, snacks, beverages, gifts, swimwear, swim accessories, sundries and souvenirs. This waterpark is a great choice for birthday parties, company outings and special events, and group packages are available.