6th Annual “Stroll on State” Holiday Celebration in Downtown Rockford


Saturday, November 24, 2018


Downtown Rockford, Along State Street, Rockford, Illinois


2:00 pm - 9:00 pm


“Merry and Bright: a downtown holiday” returns with Stroll on State, a spectacular holiday event to attend with your family and friends to get you in the holiday spirit. There are plenty of activities, live performances, wagon rides, shopping, s’mores and even a visit with Santa. The holiday parade features festive floats, high-flying balloons and dancing characters. And admission is FREE!

Cost of Admission: $Free

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