Fourth Annual ‘Rods on the Rock’ car show Sept. 13 at Lombardi Club

Staff Report

The River District Association (RDA), in partnership with The Lombardi Club, will host the Fourth Annual “Rods on the Rock” event on Saturday, Sept. 13.

The event will be in The Lombardi Club’s river parking lot, 209 Olive St., in Rockford. Vehicles can pre-register for $10 by going to Vehicles can also register at the door the day of the event for $12 between 10 a.m. and noon. A maximum of 80 vehicles will be allowed, and all vehicles must be pre-1980.

We are excited to be working in partnership with the Lombardi Club,” said Michelle Angileri, vice President of the RDA. “This event shows that organizations can collaborate to bring people downtown. Also, it is fun to look at old cars, and you can bring the entire family down for a great day!”

In addition to the car show, there will be 50/50 raffles, food and beverages, silent raffles, music by DJ Roger Peters, and an awards ceremony. The awards for the vehicles include: Best in Show, Popular Vote, Best Mopar, Best Ford, Best Corvette, Best Mustang, Best GM, Best Truck, Best Street Rod, and Best Sports Car.

To register a vehicle or to learn more about “Rods on the Rock,” go to or call (779) 207-0110.

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