Holiday Festival of Lights
This event has become a stateline family tradition since 1989. It began with just 11 displays and has grown to over 50 each year! Displays can be rented from the Festival of Lights Committee or built and installed by individuals, community organizations or businesses.
Fri. thru Sun. viewing from 5p - 10p
Open nightly beginning Christmas eve thru Dec. 28th
Admission is free
The event is located in Sinnissippi Park
at 1401 N 2nd St, Rockford, IL 61107
Donations to help underwrite the festival's construction, lighting and material costs are much appreciated. Any excess will be used to support the annual 4th of July Fireworks extravaganza in downtown Rockford.
For display participants...
Underwriting costs for the displays are:
Build and install your own display - $25 for schools and churches, $100 for Social Clubs, and $150 for businesses.
Rental of Committee-furnished display - including installation and tear down - from $225 to $350, depending on the size. Call for details.
Santa's Helper Sponsorship - $125, includes mention in brochure and website.