JOIN US FOR BACON FEST
We're bringing home the bacon for a great cause and great food!
Join us at Prairie Street Brewhouse for the fifth annual Rockford Bacon Fest on Thursday,
November 5th. Rockford Bacon Fest celebrates the wonders of bacon with an evening of
bacon-themed dishes and drinks from Rockford's top restaurants and bars with proceeds
benefiting The Element.
The Element: What we’re about
The Element's is a unique network of committed individuals working to help power the growth
of Rockford's downtown and surrounding neighborhoods as places where an up-to-date urban
lifestyle is at our residents' doorsteps. Preferred by young professionals and creatives of all
ages, the urban lifestyle includes a large dose of culture ,music, entertainment, visual arts, recreation and opportunities for learning.
This lifestyle and its building blocks are crucial in recruiting and retaining talent in today's
competitive world marketplace. Study after study commissioned by Rockford's leadership
has told Rockford that we must build this type of environment to be successful at recruiting &
retaining the employees of today & tomorrow's economy. The Element is creating & supporting
the pieces of this urban lifestyle and now more than ever we're committed to marketing and
promoting all that is happening in downtown Rockford.