Tenative Schedule for 2019 Event



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

10:00 a.m. – Hammy Hustle 5K Run/Walk (fee required) 

11:00 a.m. (approximately) – Kids Run

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

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

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

10:00 to 3:00 -Kid Activities

10:15 to 2:45 – Pickles the Clown

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

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

3:00 – Bike Ride with Team Fur Bandit


4:00 to 7:00:  MeltFest Activities at Owly Oop (UW-Health Sports Factory) 

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

Live Music with Sunset Strip


6:00 p.m – Rockford IceHogs Game against Milwaukee Admirals

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




Any of this sound like fun?

Ice skating with skate rental.

Science and magic shows.

Pickles the Clown & Balloon Creations

Juggling Shows

Stilt Walking

Melt the Blocks (Shopping and Fun – Downtown, Rockford)

On-Site Vendors (@ the Brewhouse)

5K Run / Walk (fee to participate)

Kids Run

Bike Ride

Princess, Mascot, and Character Appearances

Crafts and activities

Kayaking (in a pool).

Adult Activities*

And more. . .

A little bit of something for everyone! 

* Including late afternoon adult activities at Owly Oop

(Beer Tasting and live music by Sunset Strip – The Midwest’s Premier 80’s Hairband Tribute) [fee to participate]

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