The Top Ten List of Things To Do This Weekend In Freeport, Illinois

This Weekend’s Events:

1. Laura Rae and The Backroads Trio at Christy’s 7:00 p.m.
Friday April 22 at 7:00 p.m.
1802 Crossroads Ln, Freeport, Illinois 61032

2. DJ Soundwave Entertainment at Logan’s Bar & Grill 9:00 p.m.
Friday April 22 at 9:00 p.m.
1805 S West Ave, Freeport, Illinois 61032

3. Making Their Mark: Illinois Women Artists, 1940-1960
Friday: 10 am to 5 pm; Saturday: Noon to 5 pm.
Freeport Art Museum, 121 N. Harlem Avenue, Freeport

Curated by Channey Lyons with assistance from the Peoria Riverfront Museum, explores a period in Illinois art history through artworks that are often overlooked.

4. HCC Art Scholarship Students Exhibition
Tuesday thru Friday: 10 am to 5 pm; Saturday: Noon to 5 pm.
Freeport Art Museum, 121 N. Harlem Avenue, Freeport.

This exhibition located in the Contemporary Gallery on the 2nd floor, recognizes the recipients of the Eduard Buss and Ferguson Fine Arts Merit Scholarship awards.

5. Kahjok Tae Kwon Do Tournament
Saturday, April 23, 2016 10 a.m
Freeport YMCA Sports Complex, 2998 W. Pearl City Road

Events include forms, board breaking, team demonstrations, sparring and Grand Champion events. Adults: $3; Children 6 to 12: $1.

6. Money Smart Week
Saturday April 23, Starting at 9:30 a.m.

Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street

Money Smart Week is a national public awareness campaign coordinated by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago to help individuals and families better manage their personal finances.

7. Illinois Game and Pet Breeders Swap Meet
Saturday, April 23, 2016 6 am to 11 am.
Stephenson County Fairgrounds, 2250 S. Walnut

Buy, sell and swap birds, animals and supplies. Food available. Adults: $3; Children under 12: Free.

8. Win Noll & The Rockin’ Souls
Saturday April 23 at 7:00 p.m.
The Wagner House Downtown Freeport

Win Noll is sensational and captivating; audiences can’t get enough of her authentic soulful sound! The Rockin’ Souls thoroughly entertain with their eclectic mix of Blues, Rock, Funk, and Soul.

9. 4 Seasons Bowling Grudge Match
Saturday Afternoon April 23


4 seasons grudge match

10. Organ Dedication Free Concert
Sunday, April 24, 2016 3 pm to 5 pm.
St. Paul Church of Epleyanna, 8800 E. Epleyanna Road, Davis.

The public is invited to this free concert to celebrate the rededication of the church’s Verlinder Pipe Organ. The 55 year old Verlinder 1080 pipe organ has gone through a major refurbishment, making it a 21st Century instrument.

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