Autographed sports memorabilia spruce up mantels and give devoted fans a socially acceptable excuse to frame used mouth guards. Honor the greats with this Groupon.
$37 for Entry to the Meet and Greet with Chicago Bears ($75 Value)
From 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 18, Bears fans will have the chance to shake hands, receive autographs, and trade hand-taping techniques with stars Lance Briggs and Roberto Garza. The meet and greet takes place at Auburn High School Stadium. If it rains, the event will move to the Indoor Sports Center at 8800 E. Riverside Boulevard in Loves Park. Check the website for weather-related changes.
Rockford Park District
Whether yearning for a picnic, a game of football, or a trip to a museum, visitors of all tastes can find the fun they’re looking for at a Rockford Park District facility. Throughout the Rockford area, residents and guests can find parks that host a bevy of engaging activities, such as boating and fishing, year-round ice skating , and rounds of golf. The Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens surround visitors with colorful flowers and lush greenery, and the city’s three dog parks give pets and their parents the space they need to play fetch and re-enact scenes from The Sound of Music. The numerous parks and buildings also host special events throughout the year, including outdoor concerts and horticulture seminars.