4th Annual Tamale Fest – Saturday, September 14th
This fun and delicious event is sure to have something for everyone to enjoy! Who will take home the trophy for the best tamale? Come watch Galli Lucha Libre wrestling, Ballet Folkorico, music, live entertainment and join the jalepeno eating contest. Tamales, Tacos, Margaritas and lots more food to purchase! Many other vendors too. Event held from 12p – 10p in the Don Carter Lanes parking lot. Tickets just $10.
Weds, September 18th Meeting
Join us at 8am at Don Carter Lanes, in their Veteran’s room for a Crime Update from Officer Chris Boeke, plus a brief presentation from Rockford Promise. Learn what is happening in our business district, plus how you can help Rfd Promise, either financially or by becoming a Mentor. Public is welcome to attend
18th Annual Rock & Bowl Car Show – Saturday, October 12th
10am – 4pm, Rain or Shine. Pre-registration only $15, day of show $20. Many special events throughout the day. Lots of trophies too! Event will be in the parking lot west of Don Carter Lanes.
Weds, Nov 20th Meeting
Mayor Tom McNamara and Carrie Haggerty, Finance Director for City of Rockford will speak at our November meeting. Join us at 8am at Don carter Lanes in their Veteran’s room. Public is welcome to attend
2nd Annual Miracle Mile Cookie Crawl – Saturday, December 7th
SAVE THE DATE for this delicious and fun event. Watch for details soon!
Enhancing Quality of Life
Public safety is our number one concern. We developed a Security Camera Purchase Assistance program to help businesses. Funds are available to help you install exterior security cameras. Contact us for more information at 815-323-0395.
Lighting the Way
We finally have street lights to brighten our business district. We would like to thank Alderman Frank Beach and the City Council for the installation. It definitely brightens up our area and is warm and inviting.