ROCKFORD — 815 Blades, a new hair salon located at 3534 E. State St., will host a grand opening and ribbon-cutting event from noon to 5 p.m. Aug. 15.

Owner Bill Brinkley has more than 33 years experience as a stylist. The salon has 10 stations and currently nine stylists who offer basic cuts/style and trend services, and various types of hair color, perms and styling for weddings, proms and other special events.

Hammy Hog will stop by at the event, and a dessert bar will be provided. Mayor Tom McNamara and Brinkley will cut the ribbon at 3:30 p.m.
815 Blades is also participating in the #815MiracleMile Selfie Tour on Aug. 15.

For information: 815-505-4724.