Alpine Kiwanis Club’s annual Brat Days at three locations July 18-19

• Brat Days is at Edgebrook Shopping Center and East State and Harlem Road Schnucks

Staff Report

The Alpine Kiwanis Club of Rockford’s annual Brat Days will be from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, July 18, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, July 19, at Edgebrook Shopping Center (1639 N. Alpine Road), East State Schnucks (6410 E. State St.) and Harlem Road Schnucks (1810 Harlem Road, Loves Park). Each site will feature live entertainment.

Ticket prices are $5 in advance and $6 on site (day of) and include choice of Johnsonville brat, quarter-pound all-beef Johnsonville hot dog, meatless barbecue, vegetarian brat, chips, and pop or water.

Tickets can be purchased at the Customer Service Counter at both participating Schnucks locations, all Alpine Bank locations, and MembersAlliance Credit Union locations at South Alpine Road and Harrison Avenue or Olde Creek Road.

Want brats for breakfast? Join Alpine Kiwanis and 23 WIFR-TV for “Take Your Brat to Work Day” at the Schnucks North Alpine and Harlem Road location only — Friday, July 18, from 6 to 9 a.m. (drive-through only). Breakfast brats are $2.50 each.

Brat Days proceeds are given directly to local nonprofits, for area youth scholarships and to national disasters. The Alpine Kiwanis Club has contributed $1.5 million to help those in need both locally and internationally.

For entertainment schedule, go to For large orders (50 or more), call (815) 979-5249.

From the July 16-22, 2014, issue

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