Rockford City Market welcomes new vendors Aug. 10, more to come in second half
Online Staff Report
Rockford City Market will welcome two new vendors Friday, Aug. 10.
Cantina Taco and Soap of the Earth will make their debut at this week’s market. Additional new vendors will also be featured as the market, which runs through Oct. 12, moves into the second half of its season.
Rockford City Market takes place every Friday from June 1 through Oct. 12 along Water Street between State and Jefferson streets in downtown Rockford. Hours are 3-8 p.m. prior to Labor Day, 3-7 p.m. after Labor Day.
The market includes local growers and vendors who sell natural products, including vegetables, fruit, eggs, meat, cheeses, flowers, herbs, baked goods, wine and healthy snacks, as well as artisans and vendors with unique offerings and live entertainment by a variety of performers. Visit www.rockfordcitymarket.com.
The following will be featured at the Aug. 10 market:
Kelly Steward — Kelly Steward rocks the market and embodies timeless influences that ring out beautifully in her highly nuanced neo-traditionalist country songs.
University of Illinois Extension of Master Gardeners — The University of Illinois Extension of Master Gardeners will be hosting children’s activities at this week’s market.
Rockford City Market is a collaborative effort of several agencies, including Rock River Development Partnership, River District Association, the City of Rockford and Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Posted Aug. 9, 2012
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