Festival time: 12:00 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Parade time: 1 p.m.
The Festival will be held on the grounds of the Rockford Public School District 205 Administration Building,
The Parade steps off at 1 p.m. on Wyman Street and follows West and East State Streets to Seventh Street, ending on the Festival Grounds. The parade previously has included dancing dragons, bagpipes, ethnic dance troops, and more!
The Parade and Festival are event are free to attend, with many family-friendly activities and those for everyone to enjoy.
• Music & Dance
• Genealogy Area
• Family Games & Crafts
• Turkish painting
• Wood Carving
• Large Children’s Activity Area with Bouncy Houses, Face Painting
• A Beer Garden for ages 21 and older
Another festival highlight is cultural cuisine for purchase from many food booths to taste the variety of delicious ethnic foods presented. Tickets must be purchased at the ticket booth.