Midtown District Association

Coming Events in Rockford’s Midtown District!

Midtown Ethnic Parade and Festival 2018 – August 26
Midtown Ethnic Parade and Festival 2018Flyer

Returning for it’s FIFTH YEAR is the Midtown Ethnic Parade and Festival on Sunday, August 26 from noon-6 p.m. at 501 Seventh Street. The Parade steps off at 1 p.m. on Wyman Street and follows both West and East State Streets to Seventh Street, ending on the Festival Grounds. The parade previously has included dancing dragons, bagpipes, ethnic dance troops, and more-come see what we have in store for it this year!

The Parade and Festival are event are FREE TO ATTEND, with many family-friendly activities and those for everyone to enjoy.

Activities include:
• Music & Dance
• Genealogy Area
• Family Games & Crafts
• Turkish painting
• Wood Carving
• Large Childrens’ Activity Area with Bouncy Houses, Face Painting
• Train Rides for Adults & Kids
• Obstacle Course for Adults & kids
• Mexican Bingo
• A Beer Garden for ages 21 and older

Another festival highlight is cultural cuisine for purchase from many food booths to taste the variety of delicious ethnic foods presented.

Event Booklet-click here to read or download.

For more information, please visit our Facebook Event Page: http://www.bit.ly/MidtownEthnicParade18

Please tell your friends!

Midtown Fall ArtScene 2018 – October 5-6
Mark your calendars now as ArtScene returns to Rockford’s Historic, Diverse, and Sustainable neighborhood of choice this fall! More details are coming soon.

Friday, October 5, 5-9 p.m.
Saturday, October 6, 4-9 p.m.

More events and information are coming soon — check back here often!
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If you are in the Midtown District, contact director@midtowndistrict.org to send us details about YOUR event for listing here!

Click here for a listing of past events and activities.