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Rockford Community Orchestra Seeks Additional Players

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The Rockford Community Orchestra, made up of players from throughout the West Michigan area, is looking for additional musicians, especially strings, brass and percussion, for the upcoming spring session. Two spring concerts in Rockford are scheduled for 2014 with the possibility of a “run out” … [Read more...]

First Friday Art Walk – Rockford Switches Out for October Exhibits

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The First Friday Art Walk  event, which launched in August, has grown with over 25 artists now registered to exhibit in venues all over downtown Rockford, Michigan. According to Linda Humbert, Chair of the Rockford Area Arts Commission sponsored event, there are several new artists signing up every … [Read more...]

First Friday Artwalk Rockford – September 2013

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On the first Friday of every month, Rockford Michigan local businesses will have, on display, artwork from artists around the area. The following month artwork will change locations, and new art will be on display at the participating local businesses! Be sure to keep tabs on First Friday Art … [Read more...]

2013 Art in the Park

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On Saturday, September 7th, 2013- the Rockford Area Arts Commission will present its annual Rockford Art in the Park exhibition. This juried art exhibition offers a charming setting along the Rogue River in the city’s Garden Club Park. Limited to 34 artists, the event draws exhibitors and patrons … [Read more...]

2013 Art in the Park Applications

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Friday, June 7, 2013 is the last day for artists to register for the 2013 Rockford Art in the Park! Space is limited to 34 exhibitors. Register soon for the best booth selection and before June 7, 2013 to avoid late fees. A $15 late fee will be applied to any remaining booth fees after this … [Read more...]

Rogue River Artists & Friends “Love Affair with Art” Show

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Come and enjoy an evening of art with the Rogue River Artists & their guest artists. If you love art, you'll love viewing the original artworks some of the area's most talented artists! Fine Art Show & Sale Rockford High School 4100 Kroes Rockford, MI 49341 Free to Public Show … [Read more...]

Choir Practice Begins January 10, 2013

Just waiting to release your inner song bird? Come join the Rockford Community Choir on Thursdays from 7:00-8:30pm! Rehearsals for the Spring Semester begin Thursday, January 10th, 2013 at North Rockford Middle School - Choir Room. Rehearsals Thursdays @ 7:00-8:30 pm North Rockford Middle … [Read more...]

The votes are in!

BEST IN SHOW: Stacy Niedzwiecki—Epic Coffee House

The Rockford Area Arts Commission would like to thank everyone for their participation in ArtCapsule/Taste of Rockford this year! It was an awfully hot day, but still, hundreds came out for a great day of art and food in Rockford. We've tallied the votes and are proud to announce this years … [Read more...]

ArtCapsule and Taste of Rockford slated for Saturday

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The community is invited to hone their eyes and prepare their appetites for this year’s ArtCapsule and Taste of Rockford. These crowd favorites are scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012 from noon until 4 p.m. This is the third year for both of these events, hosted by the Rockford Area Arts … [Read more...]

Rogue River Artists at Farm Market

For the first time, the Rogue River Artists will have a tent at the Rockford Farmers Market. This one-time event will take place on Saturday, July 7, 2012, from 8am until 1pm. The group will feature cards, pottery, fabrics, t-shirts and hand-crafted gourds. The Rockford Farmers Market takes … [Read more...]