Riverfront Museum Park celebrates 25th anniversary

Staff Report

The Riverfront Museum Park has announced they will be celebrating their 25th anniversary with a Dancing Under the Stars party on Saturday, July 9. The party will take place at 7 p.m. in the parking lot of RMP which overlooks the Rock River and Rockford Riverwalk bridge.

The event will feature music by Prime Time Live, hors d’oeuvres from Prairie Street Brewhouse, RMP signature cocktails, and rides down the Rock River on the Forest City Queen from the newly dedicated boat dock. Tickets for the event are $50 per ticket.

Prior to the party guests are encouraged to attend the Rockford Park District’s dedication of the new public boat dock and the inaugural launch of the Forest City Queen at 6 p.m. This program will take place at the Riverwalk Amphitheater behind the Burpee Museum of Natural History. Admittance to this ceremony is free and guests will receive a commemorative gift.

All funds raised from the party will go directly to support the Riverfront Museum Park. To make reservations for Dancing Under the Stars call Kathy at 815-972-2829 or stop by the Riverfront Museum Park administrative office at 711 N. Main Street Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

For more information on RMP visit their website at riverfrontmuseumpark.org.

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