Sock Monkey Madness Festival – Around the World

This year’s Sock Monkey Madness Festival returns as an exclusive one day special event!

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Bring your monkey back to where it all began at the Sock Monkey Madness Festival in Rockford, Illinois! This year’s theme is “Around the World.”

Travel around the globe with your Sock Monkey to experience different cultures and customs! The popular Make-A-Sock-Monkey Workshop is open until 5 pm. This includes the supplies to make a sock monkey to bring home. Choose from pink, blue, red, green, yellow, and traditional brown socks. Assistance from experienced staff available, basic sewing skills are needed. Allow two hours to make your monkey. This year, the Make-A-Sock-Monkey Workshop will include a new kid-friendly version for little ones. There will be performances throughout the day and snacks and beverages available for purchase.