ROCKFORD (WREX) – Local businesses in downtown Rockford are ready for you to shop the blocks.
The River District Association has announced the 2019 Shop the Blocks Weekend Edition, which will take place on the third full weekend of June, July and August. The weekends are specifically:
- June 21 and 22
- July 19 and 20
- August 16 and 17
Every year, Shop the Blocks draws thousands of visitors to downtown Rockford to take part in special deals hosted by local restaurants and retailers. The association says some of the participating stores this month include 510 Threads, Rocktown Adventures and Prairie Street Brewing Company.