It seems only fitting that we spend the month of July looking for Rockford's #1 outdoor dining location!

Outdoor dining is important every year, but this year the perfect patio holds even more weight than ever.

What makes the perfect outdoor experience... is it the seats? The tables? The view? the umbrella location?

It was your job to tell us.

Congratulations to our winner, Rockford's #1 Outdoor Dining Location: University Club of Rockford!

Winning with over 28 percent of the vote.

That does look like a pretty wonderful outdoor dining experience.

Congratulations to Rockford's #1 Hairstylist, Kaysi Klaas!

Congrats to Angelica Hall, Rockford’s #1 Barista!

Congratulations to Brett Beaman, Rockford's #1 Fitness Instructor.

Congratulations to Rockford's #1 Police Officer, Rob Washo!

Congratulations to Michelle Johnson, Rockford's #1 Bartender!

Also, Congratulations to Tam Woodrow, Rockford's #1 Make-up artist!

Also congrats to Mr. Flanagan, Rockford's #1 Principal, our October winner!

Additional congratulations to Rockford's #1 Firefighter, JR Cantu!

Also to Rockford's #1 Restaurant Server, Alex Treu.

As well as Rockford's #1 Tattoo Artist, Shawn Heaton.

And Rockford's #1 Wedding Planer, Tia Lasswell.

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