Join us at the 2021 Influential Women in Business Luncheon with Keynote Speaker, ESPN Sportscaster and Stateline Native, Nicole Briscoe.
The annual Influential Women In Business Luncheon is back in person at the Eclipse Center for 2021! This Luncheon will be held from 11-1. Now in its 4th year, the luncheon has become a premier event in the Stateline. As well as a meaningful Keynote address and an awards ceremony honoring 3 local businesswomen.
This year’s keynote speaker is Nicole Briscoe. Nicole is an ESPN Sportscaster and mom of 2 daughters who was recently featured in People magazine. She is also a Stateline native and Hononegah graduate. The event is expected to sell out as it has in previous years. Current attendance limit at the venue is 500 guests.
Hasbro and Round Room Live are thrilled to announce that Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig’s Adventure will bring the loveable, cheeky little piggy to live audiences at the Coronado Performing Arts Center on October 6th, 2021. The live, family-friendly musical experience will visit over 30 cities including Rockford, IL. For tickets and additional information, including date, local venues, and VIP Meet & Greet packages, visit Ticketmaster.com.
Come join Peppa Pig on an exciting camping trip in the woods with George and her school friends, including Pedro Pony, Suzy Sheep and Gerald Giraffe. With lunchboxes packed and Daddy Pig driving the bus, Peppa and friends are excited about their outdoor adventures, full of singing, dancing, games and surprises. Little piggies everywhere will love this 60-minute live musical experience!
“We can’t wait to bring this dynamic and engaging show back to audiences across the country,” says Stephen Shaw, tour producer and co-president of Round Room Live. “As always, we plan to continue offering the most exciting and memorable family experiences for live entertainment fans of all ages.”
Airing around the world in more than 40 languages and produced by eOne, Hasbro’s global entertainment studio, Peppa Pig is the #1 most streamed preschool show for kids of any age globally. Peppa Pig is streamed on top content platforms including Paramount+, Amazon Prime Video, and Roku and is considered the “crown jewel” of Nick Jr. with more than 3.2 million global followers on Facebook and 79 million subscribers on YouTube. Peppa’s first musical release, My First Album, continues to take the world by storm following its 2019 release—and Peppa’s second album is on the way, releasing this Friday, July 30.
Peppa Pig’s Adventure tour producers and venue management teams have worked diligently on a plan to ensure the health and safety of all audience members, touring personnel, and venue staff. For detailed information regarding safety protocols in Rockford, IL, please consult your point of purchase or reach out to the Coronado Performing Arts Center. For full U.S. government-regulated safety guidelines, please visit cdc.gov/covid19. Fans can visit www.peppapigliveus.com now for tour dates, ticket information and follow Peppa Pig Live on social media for exclusive tour content. A partial list of tour dates can be found below and at www.peppapigliveus.com. Additional dates and cities will be announced soon.
Foreign Trade Zone #176, administered by Zethmayr LLC, hosts its Annual Meeting, 4 to 6 p.m., on Oct. 6 at the Greater Rockford Airport Authority auditorium, 60 Airport Dr. Features a keynote from Harry Moser, founder of the Reshoring Initiative. Moser is a nationally recognized leader in bringing manufacturing back to the United States and developed the Total Cost of Ownership Estimator, a tool that domestic suppliers can use to better explain their value to customers when competing with offshore alternatives.
4:00 - Welcome from our Sponsor
4:05 - Update from Foreign Trade Zone #176, with overview of the FTZ Program and how companies can reduce supply-chain timelines and cost
4:20 - Keynote Presentation from Harry Moser, Founder of the Reshoring Initiative
5:00 - Networking reception with appetizers and cash bar
It's appropriate that Boz Scaggs' new album is Out of the Blues, since the blues is what first sparked his five-decade musical career. Scaggs is making a one-night stop in Rockford, IL on Friday, October 8th at 7:30PM. Pre-sale begins Thursday, July 8th. Tickets go on sale Friday, July 9th at 10AM.
After 20 years as front man to one of the most influential groups in Country history, Rascal Flatts’ Gary LeVox is embarking on a solo chapter that combines two of his biggest passions – music and faith. Gary LeVox is making a stop in Rockford, IL at the Coronado Performing Arts Center on Saturday, November 13, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. Gary will be performing hits from Rascal Flatts and his new original music as well. Tickets go on sale Friday, August 6 at 10:00 a.m. on Ticketmaster.com, in-person at the BMO Harris Bank Center box office and by phone at 815.968.5222.