Rockford’s 4th of July event schedule released

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

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Thousands Of State Workers Staying Home Until July

While there may be some hesitation, many businesses in Michigan are now able to bring employees back to their normal work settings. Yesterday marked the official state allowable return-to-work day following the Governor’s orders that whenever possible, employees be required to work from home due to dangers from the COVID-19 virus outbreak.

But some businesses report a fair amount of confusion since the May 24th return to work date was announced as part of the Governor’s four-step plan to return to normal based on the percentage of state residents who’ve been vaccinated.

That plan went out the window last week

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Reno Chalk Art & Music Festival returns in July | Carson City Nevada News

Event Date: 

July 9, 2021 (All day)

Get ready to Chalk and Roll! The Reno Chalk Art & Music Festival is back and bigger than ever a year after being canceled due to COVID-19. This year’s fun-filled event will run from Friday, July 9 through Sunday, July 11 in the west parking lot of the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa.

Over the course of three days, amateur and professional artists will transform pavement into spectacular masterpieces while they battle for prizes in categories such as Best Use of Color, Best Use of 3D and Best Reproduction of

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