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See Mickey, Minnie, Woody, Jasmine and all of your favorite Disney characters onstage live, in Mickey’s Music Festival, at the BMO Harris Bank Center in Rockford on March 14.
Events at a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our neck of the Old Northwest Territory! Here are some fun events coming up this season.

The Rockford Symphony Orchestra performing at Coronado Performing Arts Center.
Season Lineups of Exceptional Entertainment

You don’t have to travel far to find world-class musical and theatrical performances. Here’s a breakdown of just some of our region’s upcoming events and amazing venues.

Left: A young artist shows off her colorful drawings. Right: Students in the Whack Attack class use tuned tubes to perform a song for parents.
Woodlawn Arts Academy: Where Artists Go to Grow and Create

While schools are cutting back their arts programs, this Sterling-based academy is revving up. Discover how this unique location fosters artists of every age, and why this creative outlet is so important for families.

The Hunts, a nine-member family band, brings a unique combination of Celtic, country, rock and original compositions to the Historic Dixon Theatre in Dixon, Ill., on Nov. 15 at 7 p.m.
Events at a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our neck of the Old Northwest Territory! Here are some fun events coming up this season.

Handmade sculptures available at Steel Heart Ltd.
Innovation Blooms at Steel Heart Ltd.

Meet a couple who stumbled onto a crafty new business, and find out how their work is international in scope.