Rockford Meltfest

Rockford Meltfest

Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 at 10:00am


Join us for the 6th annual event.

A free family friendly festival with a little bit of something for everyone. Live music, ice skating, vendors, crafts, shows, entertainers, and more.  Activities range from those that are athletic in nature (bike ride, 5K run, kids run), to kid activities (crafts and games), to adult activities (beverage tasting, band, etc.), to shopping (vendors on display, Melt the Blocks, etc.).


10:00 to 3:00 pm:  MeltFest Activities at Brewhouse (FREE except for 5K)

10:00 am: Hammy Hustle 5K Run/Walk (fee required)

11:00 am (approximately): Kids Run

10:00 to 3:00 pm: Merchandise and Food Vendors

10:00 to 3:00 pm: Ice Skating at Ice House

10:00 to 3:00 pm: Melt the Blocks (downtown Rockford)

10:00 to 3:00 pm: Kid Activities

10:15 to 2:45 pm: Pickles the Clown

10:00 to 3:00 pm: Magic Shows, Juggling, Stilt Walking, Science Shows, Princess and Hero Performances

10:00 to 3:00 pm: Kids Craft and Activities

3:00 pm: Bike Ride with Team Fur Bandit

4:00 to 9:00  (21+ Only)

4:00 to 7:00 pm: Beer Tasting (fee to particpate)

4:00 to 6:00 pm: Live Music with Josh Logan

6:00 to 9:00 pm: Live Music with Sunset Strip

6:00 pm: Rockford IceHogs Game against Milwaukee Admirals

(ticket required; free ticket for all 5K runners – must be claimed in advance)