Spin Doctors headline Taste of Rockford

Music fans, mark your calendars for Saturday, June 19, when the 2004 Taste of Rockford brings in mega platinum national recording artists The Spin Doctors.

The Rockford Regional Chamber of Commerce’s annual Taste of Rockford will take place on June 18 and 19 at Forest Plaza Shopping Center. This will once again kick off a busy summer season of festivals and events in the Rock River Valley. The two-day Taste of Rockford will feature live music from some of the hottest bands, including a return performance on Friday night by popular regional rock band The Fabulous Janes, and a Saturday night headline performance by The Spin Doctors.

First Northern Credit Union is primary sponsor of the event, now in its fourth year.

In addition to offering top-of-the-line entertainment, the festival once again will showcase some of the best cuisine the area has to offer with menu selections from 28 of the region’s leading restaurants. New on Saturday for families is an array of activities throughout the day, including face painting, games, rock climbing, kids’ inflatable rides and even a petting zoo!

Call Andy Williams at (815) 987-8100, ext. 135, for more information on the 2004 Taste of Rockford or on reserving booth space for the weekend festival—available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Advance tickets are available at www.tasteofrockford.com and at the Rockford Regional Chamber of Commerce, 515 N. Court St., and at First Northern Credit Union, 104 N. Showplace Drive Advance tickets are available for $4, $6 at the gate. Children 12 and younger are free.

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