What to do in Rockton and Roscoe this weekend: Friday, Nov 18 - Saturday, Nov 19


This weekend, besides a huge toy show, we've got an rare opportunity to choose from lots of holiday decor at very low prices. The opportunity will be repeated during the Rockton Christmas Walk, but the selection will be much larger this weekend. Also: live music in two places and great food in several places.

5 events on our calendar this weekend: Friday, Nov 18 - Saturday, Nov 19

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Santa's Attic - Nov 18-19 9:00 am


Friday, November 18 and Saturday, November 19, continued on Saturday, December 3, 2022. Selling hundreds of new and gently used Christmas and holiday items as a fundraiser for the Rockton Township Historical Society. Everything you need for your decorating needs including, trees, lights and ornaments, garlands and wreaths, Santas, angels, snowmen and more.  We have greeting cards, gift bags, candles, linens and china. Discover village houses, lighted and musical figures, and lighted outdoor decor. [more details]

Other Events

Food Truck Friday at Roscoe Village Hall - Fri Nov 18 10:00 am

Roscoe Village Hall

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Batchz BBQ will be at Roscoe Village Hall with their food truck. Come enjoy some mouth-watering BBQ! In a hurry? Order ahead online[more details]

Live Music: Dinner and Drinks with Paul Bronson - Fri Nov 18 6:00 pm

Louie's Tap House

6 - 9 p.m.
Paul Bronson is a solo acoustic, instrumental guitarist from Machesney Park, IL. His style is best described as “Neo-Classical Artistic Guitar.” Along with his original material, he also takes popular rock and pop songs of the 70’s to today and arranges them to a solo acoustic guitar format. He is a must-see for the avid guitarist and music aficionado alike. Fried or baked cod & beer flight specials all day and games galore for everyone. [more details]

Music: Rick Marchione at After the Vine - Fri Nov 18 6:00 pm

After the Vine

6 - 9 p.m. Free.

Rick will be singing favorites from Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, and many more! Come warm up with a glass or bottle of wine with your friends or loved one. After the Vine has a huge selection of wines and a fantastic atmosphere. 
[more details]

Northern Illinois Toy Show - Sat Nov 19 8:00 am

Life Church

8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Admission: $3 at the door, ages 15 and under free
Our November Toy show, featuring over 60 tables of toys and collectibles! Hot Wheels racing for the kids as well as a kids giveaway table. Lunch and beverages available for purchase by Life Church. Special guest: Chris "Night Stalker" Walker of Night Stalker Customs. Chris is a professional customizer, one half of the Diecast Duo with Mike Zarnoc (as seen on YouTube) and an avid Hot Wheels collector.  [more details]

That's two days worth! For more things to do, or to post your own event, visit our Community Calendar.

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