City of Gardens announces Rockford in Bloom Awards Dinner
The City of Gardens 3rd Annual Rockford in Bloom Awards Dinner will be held on Wednesday evening, October 9 at Cliffbreakers, 700 W. Riverside Blvd. The Rockford in Bloom program was implemented to recognize local businesses and organizations for their community beautification efforts through gardening and landscaping. The social hour begins at 6 p.m. with dinner at 6:30 p.m. Awards will be presented in eight categories. A raffle will feature many items, including the Grand Prize of a watercolor by artist Charlotte Hackin, as well as peridot earrings from Clodius Jewelers and much more. To order tickets for the event, or to purchase raffle tickets, contact the City of Gardens office at 987-1689. The event is sponsored by the City of Gardens, the Rockford Park District Foundation and the Rockford Area Convention and Visitors Bureau.