Rockford City Market (located on Water Street between State and Jefferson Streets in downtown Rockford) features local growers and vendors who sell natural products and unique retail items, live music, demonstrations and kids' activities. Thanks to everyone for making the 2013 season another record-breaking year with over 75,000 visitors to the market!


October 3 at Rockford City Market



Rockford Etsy Booth


Long-Shot (blues based rock 'n' roll) 

Auburn Theatre CAPA
Spectrum School
Chalk Art (professional artist demonstrations and open space for kids)

MudCat5Arts (handmade jewelry)
T. Hardy Pottery and Art (home decor, crocheted items)

Family Violence Coordinating Council

RHS Provider

Visit the Rockford Health System booth at Market and Water Streets and talk with staff and providers from the Labor & Delivery Unit and Women & Infant Services Unit at Rockford Memorial Hospital. Learn important tips for a healthy pregnancy and delivery and get the latest information on a variety of women's health issues.


Kids Day at the Market

We're offering an opportunity for young entrepreneurs to sell their own hand crafts and homegrown produce at the market on Friday, October 3 at a special Kids Day at the Market! This is a great opportunity for children ages 9-15 to learn about business and raise money from items they make or grow. If you know anyone interested in participating, you can download and fill out the form here! (Please email completed form to Quantity will be limited as space allows and applications will be cut off when full.)


Please Give Us Your Feedback!

Please take a few minutes to fill out this survey about Rockford City Market. We really appreciate and value your feedback! Thank you! Take the survey here.


Vendor View

Whether you're eating food at the market or buying some to make at home, Rockford City Market has plenty of delicious options! Check out Farmer Nick's and Cantina Taco next time you're at the market!


T-Shirt Sale

Rockford City Market 5-year Anniversary t-shirts are now on clearance! They are now selling for $10 (was $15) and include three design options on American Apparel shirts. Stop by the info booth on South Water Street to check them out! This week, City Market hoodies are also going to be on sale!!