City Market Set to Open Tonight

By WTVO WQRF Newsroom

Published 05/30 2014 08:57AM

Updated 05/30 2014 10:05AM

ROCKFORD - Today is the kickoff for "City Market"

The weekly market gets underway downtown for the 5th straight year. Last year more than  75,000 people stopped by. This year the market is expanding again, up Water Street to the Jefferson Street Bridge.

City official Liz Wood gives us a preview of what to expect. The market includes dozens of vendors and live music. City Market is open every Friday starting May 30th and finishing up on October 17th from 3-8 pm. Times do change after Labor Day to 3-7 pm.

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