They're celebrating summer early at Prairie Street Brewing Co. in Rockford.  Dinner on the Dock returns with incredible live music, fun drinks, and stunning views of the river while you enjoy dinner.

We have been so spoiled this month.  Food Truck Tuesdays, Rockford City Market, and Friday Night Flix already announced opening dates for the season, now Dinner on the Dock?!

On Thursday, May 9th, Prairie Street kicked off their first Dinner on the Dock night of the season.  Starting at 5 o'clock every Thursday night from May 9th through August 29th, take in the views from one of the best outdoor patios in Rockford.

Dinner On The Dock Officially Returns To Downtown Rockford

Prairie Street Brewing - FB
Prairie Street Brewing - FB

You can make a table reservation to guarantee yourself a seat on the dock.  They'll give you a server for beverage, options of tables with umbrellas, and a VIP appetizer menu.  Sizz N' Fizz will also be there selling food!

  • DOTD starts at 5pm, ends at 10pm
  • Food + Drink served from 5:00pm-10pm
  • Music starts at 6pm, ends at 9pm
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If you're like me and love to listen to the live music and jam out, here's every band/artist playing this summer at Prairie Street Brewing Co.

May performances:

  • May 16th: Shuffle This
  • May 23rd: Minimal
  • May 30th: South of Disorder

June performances:

  • June 6th: The Beaux
  • June 13th: Hillbilly Rockstarz
  • June 20th: Blackberry Jam
  • June 27th: Poison Lips

July performances:

  • July 4th: Kashmir
  • July 11th: The Student Body
  • July 18th: STEREOtype
  • July 25th: Indika Reggae Band

August performances:

  • August 1st: That Gurl
  • August 8th: Sunset Strip
  • August 15th: Miles Nielsen & The Rusted Hearts
  • August 22nd: Long Shot
  • August 29th: Dirty Fishnet Stockings

Read More: Rockford City Market Returns May 17th in Rockford, Illinois 


Prairie Street Brewing - FB
Prairie Street Brewing - FB

Related: Food Truck Tuesdays Returns To Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens 

Make sure to arrive early if you're looking for a seat, otherwise walk around, socialize with other locals and listen to the best cover bands around.

Remember, Dinner on the Dock recurs every Thursday starting May 9th through August 29th, 2024!  One of the most entertaining events of summer in Rockford and you don't want to miss out.

Can't make it on Thursday nights?  No problem!  Dockside Live happens every Monday 6-9pm from May 20th to September 2nd on the Dock.

Prairie Street Brewing - FB
Prairie Street Brewing - FB

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