Experience Loves Park, Illinois
"The City with a Heart"
Loves Park is a flourishing residential, commercial, and industrial community in Northern Illinois.  We have a wide variety of housing options, employment options, and recreational opportunities.  Located 80 miles Northwest of Chicago, Loves Park is situated along the beautiful Rock River and is adjacent to the City of Rockford, Illinois.  Whether you are looking for a state park for camping, boating and fishing, a booming commercial and industrial sector, or a minor league baseball game, Loves Park is a close-knit community that offers it all!

News and Announcements

2015 Young at Heart Festival Information
 The 2015 Young at Heart Festival starts Friday, May 22nd at 6:00 PM and ends Monday, May 25th at 6:00 PM. For info on festival hours, admission buttons, special events, fireworks and schedule of entertainment, please visit the Parks Chamber site by Clicking Here. Read More

2015 Young at Heart Parade
The 2015 Young at Heart Parade is just around the corner.  The parade will be held Saturday, May 23rd at 9:00 AM.  There is still time to have your group entered into the parade lineup.  The parade entry form can be downloaded here.  For more information, please contact Barb Schwengels at 815-654-5033. Read More

Alpine Road Reconstruction Information
Beginning on April 6, the City of Loves Park will begin the long-awaited reconstruction of Alpine Road within the City limits.  Alpine Road was constructed in the 1970’s and the pavement has deteriorated to the point that a full removal and replacement is required.  The road will be completely rebuilt as a brand new asphalt pavement.  Here are some frequently asked questions that have been brought up to the City about this important project:
Read More

More News Stories