Hey Quad Cities, are you ready for some Friday night fun in Downtown Moline? That’s right, Mercado on Fifth is kicking off their 2019 season this Friday night!

Mercado on Fifth is the Quad Cities only outdoor night market, and it happens every Friday night! From 5-10 p.m. on 5th Avenue and 12th Street in downtown Moline you can come enjoy food trucks, live music and entertainment while shopping from local small businesses.

This open-air market is family friendly and provides many activities for kids, including face painting and bounce houses. Whether you are looking for fresh produce, handmade crafts or merchandise from local businesses you will find it all at Mercado on Fifth!

The entertainment provided is never lacking. You can follow their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/mercadoonfifth/ for upcoming events and announcements. For vendor information, visit their website at http://www.mercadoonfifth.com/.

Whether you are the mood for dancing, eating or socializing after a long week at work, spend your Friday night unwinding at Mercado on Fifth in downtown Moline!


Tess Abney was born and raised in the Quad Cities. Her passion for writing and entertainment was apparent at a very young age. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.