10 Events to Spark Your Holiday Spirit

Our region is full of holiday-themed entertainment. Preview 10 festive events that can add to your joy and expand your portfolio of splendid holiday memories.

Success Story: Wisconsin Wagon Company

Whether it’s a toy wagon or fancy wine rack, Wisconsin Wagon Company never has a shortage of orders. Discover the mentality that drives this company’s success.

Smart Living Weekly – November 9, 2016

  Rockford Dance Company Performs ‘The Nutcracker’ Right in Our Region: “The Nutcracker” is a magical combination of ballet, Christmas and cute kids in mice costumes. This year, Rockford Dance…
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Northwest Quiz: Holiday Traditions

So many special holidays are celebrated during this time of year, and each comes with specific traditions. Test your knowledge of these winter festivals by matching each item in the photo to its correct holiday.

Nooks & Crannies, Holiday/Winter Edition

Check out these unusual and inventive stores around our area.

Events @ a Glance: Recreation & Destinations Calendar

Recreation opportunities abound in our region! Here are a few of the best our area has to offer.

Smart Living Weekly – December 16, 2015

  These Shows Light Up the Holidays Right in Our Region: Holiday light shows around our region are transforming the landscape into a winter wonderland. For just a few more…
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Smart Living Weekly – December 9, 2015

  Celebrate the Season with Holiday Pops Right in Our Region: One of the area’s biggest holiday traditions returns with the Rockford Symphony Orchestra’s Holiday Pops concerts on Dec. 19…
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Smart Living Weekly – December 2, 2015

  Rockford Becomes ‘Merry & Bright’ Right in Our Region: The Rockford Region is celebrating the holiday season in a big way with sites, attractions, eateries and other organizations joining…
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Smart Living Weekly – November 25, 2015

  Stroll on State Brightens Downtown Right in Our Region: Rockford’s favorite hometown holiday experience, Stroll on State, returns for its third year of yuletide excitement on Saturday, Nov. 28,…
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