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Featured Programs

Featured Programs

Free Summer Trolley Rides

Rockford Park District’s rail-based Trolley Car 36 offers free shuttle rides during two community events in 2019 - weekly Friday Rockford City Market dates, and new this year, during Nicholas Conservatory’s Food Truck Tuesdays dates.

The Trolley travels on the railroad tracks along Madison St., and beside the scenic riverfront and Rock River Recreation Path.

Rockford City Market shuttle rides run Fridays, May 24-September 13, 2019, approximately every 30 minutes from 4 until 8 pm. Thanks to the following sponsors for providing free City Market rides: Beef a Roo, CMM & Associates Contracting & Restoration, Edward Jones Investments, Dennis J. Flanagan DDS MS, Gruno’s Diamonds, Lucha Cantina, Maintain Your Smile Dental, Movement Fitness, Nothing Bundt Cakes, PCI Pharma Services, Prairie St. Brewing Co., St. Aubin Nursery, Tyler's Landscaping Service, Inc., and Daniel P. Weyrauch DDS.

Food Truck Tuesday shuttle rides depart from Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens Tuesdays, May 28-August 27, 2019, 5-9 pm, and travel along the Rock River Recreation Path as a parking shuttle between the YMCA and Symbol. Food Truck Tuesday rides are provided courtesy of Artalé & Co., Fleet Feet Sports of Rockford, and Super Suds Care Care Center.

Mike Costello