Sounds of Summer
School is out, time to plan your summer activities! Rockford Park District has announced these eventsÂ and activities that a family of four can participate in for $25 or less!Â Learn more at www.rockfordparkdistrict.org for a list of museums, parks and more!
Cool off at Alpine and Sand Park pools | Alpine Admission— Youth: $4 ; Adults: $4.75 ; Seniors: $3.75 ; Sand Park Admission—Youth: $4.25 ; Adults: $5 ; Seniors: $4.
Hit a Bucket of Balls | Elliot or Ingersoll Golf Courses for $6 perÂ bucket; at Aldeen Practice Centre, a small bag of range balls isÂ $5 ; clubs available for loan at no charge April – October.
Learning Links at Ingersoll | Golf four holes for just $4 for aÂ family of four April through October.
Lockwood Park Children’s Farm & Trailside EquestrianÂ Centre | Go on a hayride Saturdays, June-October, Noon-5pm.Â Adults: $3 ; Youth $2. Or, take kids ages 1-7 for a pony ride inÂ the pony ring for $3.
Trolley Car 36 or Forest City Queen Riverboat | Take a historicÂ ride along the Rock River by boat or on the trolley tracks duringÂ the summer and fall. Free admission for kids age 4 and under.
Open Public Skating Sessions at Carlson Ice Arena |Â (one-hour sessions, year-round); Youth: $4 ; Kids ages 2 andÂ under: Free during open skate times.
Jr. IceHogs Training Facility | Try out the fun RapidShot gameÂ for just $2 (2 rounds of 16 pucks).
Sapora Playworld | Visit the indoor playground; enjoy half-priceÂ Tuesdays and Thursdays for $1.50.
Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens | Visit NCG for just $3Â every Tuesday.