May 1 through October 30, 2013
9 am to 1 pm
The Edgebrook parking lot
Sample the area's best seasonal Farmer's Market. Dozens of local farmers display their highest quality vegetables, fruits, flowers and plants. On occasion, local musicians will perform to enhance your shopping experience.
Select Friday nights
All showtimes 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Come experience live music at its best! Many local musicians
will be performing their latest tunes for you to enjoy. This special night will be hosted by Mary’s
Market and located right outside their café. Bring a date,
your own chair, grab some friends and come out to enjoy a
Summer full of fun! See you there.
June 15, 2013
10 am to 5 pm
In support of the local Arts and the "Buy Local" initiative in our Rockford community, Edgebrook is hosting, "Artsy", a one day Arts & Crafts Exhibit including the Edgebrook merchants and over 50 vendors featuring arts, crafts, jewelry, food and live entertainment. Vendors will also be demonstrating what goes into the creative process! This year we are partnering with the Rockford Etsy Team and utilizing social media efforts, so follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest to stay up to date with items for purchase at this event.
Anyone interested in being a vendor in the show, please fill out and submit the application below. Last day to submit is May 9, 2013:
October 5, 2013 - 10 am to 5 pm
October 6, 2013 - 10 am to 4 pm
Join us for this free event Oct. 5th 10a-5p & Oct. 6th 10a-4p. More than 50 arts & crafts exhibits displaying a variety of art, jewelry, crafts, clothing, refurbished and vintage home decor, food and so much more! Live music happening both days. Get a head start on your unique and local finds for the holiday gift giving season. Select Rockford Etsy team members will also be participating. All Edgebrook merchants will have normal business hours and our eateries will be ready to serve you.
This 8th annual costume contest and parade is FREE to the public. Featuring lots of live kid-friendly entertainment, activities and awards given out for best costume in different categories, with one Trek 20 bicycle being awarded to best overall costume of the day.
Homemade costumes are preferred, but not required.
For more information contact
Thank you to our sponsors that make this event possible:
& Open House Tree Lighting
Friday, Nov. 15, 2013 - 5 pm to 7 pm Open House
Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 - 12 pm to 4 pm
We kick off the Holiday Shopping season with our annual Tree Lighting ceremony and Open House. This event is broadcast on the local news and is great fun for the whole family.
The Tree Lighting is happening Nov. 15th from 5-7pm. Come enjoy the festivities with our Edgebrook merchants, the WREX news team & Santa too. The official lighting will happen at 6pm. There will also be live musical entertainment provided by Boylan High School at 5pm and Lutheran High School at 6pm. Bring a gift of at least one can good/perishable item and enter into a drawing to win a $100.00 Edgebrook Gift Certificate. The winner’s name will be drawn and announced on WREX during their live weather remote at 6pm that evening.
The Open House is on Nov. 16th from 12pm to 4pm and is a great way to see all the unique items the merchants have to offer. Santa will be visiting our friends at The 3 R's from 1-4pm. There will also be a photo opportunity and toy given to all the good girls and boys. We also have local area high schoolers painting merchant windows and Rockford Lutheran students singing carols during the lunch hour.