Warmer weather is on it's way and soon all of your favorite outdoor places will be opening soon.

Who can hardly wait for days filled with grilled hamburgers, crispy french fries, ice cream and root beer floats as we reminisce about the good old days of pulling up to the drive in with our best friends in a cool car? I can smell and taste it already.

Get the car and the crew ready to spend hours in one of these Rockford area drive-in parking lots all spring and summer because if they haven't opened already, they'll be opening soon.

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