ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Rockford’s 4th of July event schedule has been released.
Main roads in and around downtown will begin to shut down at 3:30 p.m. for the parade. Several hundred motorcycles will lead off the parade route at 4:40 p.m. with the main parade beginning at 5:00 p.m.
The parade route will form on 7th Street and 6th, 5th, and 4th Avenues. The route will proceed north on 7th Street to State Street and West on State Street, crossing bridge and continuing down State until Church Street.
At 4:00 p.m., The Davis Park Box Office opens for families