Geneva Lake's beloved summer tradition is finally back, after COVID-19 derailed plans last year. Get a sneak peek at this year's lineup and some of the exciting changes that lie ahead. ...

After more than a year away from the public, several area venues are bringing back their live music lineups, both outdoors and in. These six spots are bringing back the party. ...

Freeport Art Museum and Rockford Art Museum remain open and inviting for the community with art that covers many experiences. ...

As Rockford Symphony Orchestra's music director, Steven Larsen, prepares to begin his next journey, he's spending plenty of time reflecting on the many ways he's impacted the orchestra over the past three decades. ...

Though it may be different this year, the annual Stroll on State promises to be packed with activities as the event spreads out over a month to accommodate COVID-19 concerns. ...

Ever since they met in the 1980s, Nick Sinnaeve and Nicky Bertolino have been making music together as "The Stevee Nix." Now after a hiatus due to COVID-19, the band is back and ready to rock. ...

The arts are vulnerable even in the best of times, but in today's environment, there's been a deep impact on our area arts organizations and the artists who depend on them. Here are just a few ways they're making it through. ...

The “Reach for the Stars Project” brings every fourth-grade student in the Rockford Public Schools system to one performance a year at the Coronado Performing Arts Center. ...

Here’s a look at what’s coming up this season at our region's many arts venues. ...

Emily Bear’s first EP of pop music, entitled Emotions, is now available. Learn how the Rockford native reached this impressive milestone, and what lies ahead for her. ...