It’s Sunday, and QuadCities.com proudly presents FUN10, a list of the top 10 things to do in the Quad Cities this week, and every week!

Every Sunday, we drop a new FUN10, to give you a head start on your week and a heads up on what’s going on over the coming seven days. Check out FUN10 every Sunday for the details on ten awesome events happening around town. It’s a cool read, and a great way to get started planning your entertainment for the week.

FUN10 — ten ways for you to have fun in the Quad-Cities, this week and every week, running every Sunday, only on your site for fun, free, local entertainment, QuadCities.com!

So what’s on the FUN10 for this week? Read on …

Bootleg Hill Open Mic Every Thursday

Looking for a spot to showcase your talents?

How about the Bootleg Hill open mic night?

The musical open mic night is back. Happening weekly at Bootleg Hill Honey Meads in downtown Davenport. All are welcome. Hosted by Dan Fennesy and starts at 8 p.m.

I Pity The Fool That Don’t See Tomfoolery!

Tomfoolery on Tremont, at the Tremont mansion, 901 Tremont, Davenport, is presenting Geoffrey Asmus at 7 and 9:30 p.m. Jan. 15!
 Table for 2 is $24; a Table for 4: $48
One of our favorites returns to Renwick! Geoffrey won Comedy on State’s “Funniest Person in Madison 2015” and Penguin Comedy Club’s “Funniest Person in Iowa 2015,” he was selected as a ‘New Face’ performer at Just For Laughs Montreal and was featured on FOX’s ‘Laughs’ and Kevin Hart’s LOL Network. He has also performed at the Laughing Skull, Bridgetown, Limestone and Boston comedy festivals and won 3rd place in Atlanta’s 2017 Laughing Skull festival. Geoffrey has opened for Brian Posehn, Aparna Nancherla, Todd Barry, Daniel Sloss and Alonzo Bodden among others.

Have Some Cool Fun With Icetravaganza

Looking for something COOL to do this week?

Hey, don’t give us a FROSTY reception to that joke!

No need to be ICY!

Just CHILL out and head to Icetravaganza!

Here are the details:

Icestravaganza 2021: A Chilling Winter at the Freight House ❄️
Friday, Jan. 15-Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021 | FREE to attend
Freight House, Davenport, Iowa
Enjoy beautiful ice carvings on display at the Freight House – stroll by on the boardwalk or view from your vehicle. The best time to see the sculptures is when they’re lit each night from dusk to 10 p.m.
Live ice carving competition can be experienced in-person and will be broadcast on Facebook Live (Saturday, January 16 at 11 AM – Noon and 1 – 2 PM).
➡️ NEW THIS YEAR – A variety of sculptures will be placed outside of local businesses. Snap a 📸 and post on social media using the hashtag #IcestravaganzaQC for a chance to win $25 #KeepItQC gift card!
Sculpture locations:
City of Davenport Government | 226 W. 4th Street
Crafted QC | 221 E. 2nd Street
Endless Brews | 310 Main Street
Rhythm City Casino | 7077 Elmore Avenue
RubberStamps.Net | 320 E. 2nd Street
Sippis American Grill & Craft Beer | 406 W. 2nd Street
The Vault Beauty Lounge & Urban Retreat | 229 Brady Street
YMCA of the Iowa Mississippi Valley | 630 E. 4th Street
This year’s sculpture theme is “Chilling Winter at the Freight House” with Halloween-themed ice sculptures such as witches, haunted houses, jack-o-lanterns and ghouls.
☕ The Family Credit Union will host a warming station with free hot chocolate and a fire pit at the Freight House’s outdoor patio during the ice carving competition and from 5-6:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
The Freight House Farmers’ Market sill be open 10 AM – 6 PM on Saturday and 10 AM – 4 PM on Sunday.
To keep this event fun and safe, please socially distance and wear a mask. #IcestravaganzaQC #TistheQCeason
Special thanks to these sponsors for supporting this free, family-friendly outdoor winter event.
• The Family Credit Union
• Van Horn Automotive
• Front Street Taproom
• MidAmerican Energy
• Metronet
• McManus Orthodontics
• KLJB FOX 18
• Townsquare Media Quad Cities
• Quad-City Times
• City of Davenport Government
• One Step, Inc
• Hupp Toyotalift
• Rhythm City Casino Resort

Gun And Knife Show Hitting The Target In Davenport

Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds is hosting a Hunter Enthusiast Gun & Knife Show hosted by Pope Creek Shows, LTD.

The show will run Saturday 9-5 and Sunday 9-3.

For more info, click here.

Boozies Fun Run Running In

Get in some fitness and help folks in need with the Boozies Fun Run, striding in next Sunday.

Benefitting King’s Harvest Pet Rescue, you can WIN PRIZES!!
Sunday January 17, with a Sign-Up Deadline Saturday January 16, there’s a $5.00 Entry Fee.
Meet at Boozie’s at 3:00pm to get your card, and start running.
-There is a list of bars you will “run” to and purchase a drink.
-When you purchase your drink, the bartender will sign your card.
-The more bars you run to, the better chance you have to WIN!!
-You can go to as many bars as you want.
–There will be 1st and 2nd place for best hand.
-$2.00 from each entry fee will be donated to King’s Harvest Pet
Rescue.
-The rest will go into a pot to be paid as prizes for best hand.
In the event of a tie, we will draw a winner.

Davenport Archers Event Hits The Mark

The Davenport Archers Association will be hosting one of the NFAA Indoor Nationals Shoot locations on Jan 16 and 17 2021 at 1251 Weindruch Road, Bettendorf.

Davenport Valley Archers (DVA) has been an organized archery club since 1967 and is incorporated in the State of Iowa. ISAA and NFAA affiliated.

We will have up to 24 shooters both days. Line time will be assigned to each archer after registration has closed on the NFAA registration page. We will have drinks and snacks available during the shoot.

Here is the link for signing up for the shoot:
nfaausa.com/indoor-nationals.

For more info, click here.

Live On Tuesday Night, It’s Trivia Night Live!

Trivia Night Live is coming to The Tangled Wood in Bettendorf!
TRIVIA NIGHT LIVE
Every Tuesday Night @ 7pm
Starting June 16th!

Free To Play
Up To 8 People per Team
Various Categories
Win House Cash!

And we are kicking things off with a trivia theme night!
Disney Trivia – June 16th
Sixteen Candles Trivia – July 21st
Name That Tune: 90’s Edition

What is Trivia Night Live?

Trivia Night Live is a live interactive team trivia game played at your favorite restaurants and bars. The game consists of four rounds of questions of increasing difficulty and point values. Categories range from current events, history, geography, science, sports, and more….

Trivia Night Live is free to play, and you can have up to 8 members on a team.

Prizes are awarded for the winner of the 1st half and the overall winners win a $25 gift card for 1st Place, $10 for 2nd Place (cannot be used the same night).

We ask a question, and then play a song. Your team has the duration of that song to turn in your answer. No cell phones. web devices or smart watches can be used, just the useless trivial knowledge contained between your ears.

#LiveFromDavenportItsTriviaNight

presented by Think & Drink Entertainment.

Quad City Fish Swap Fishing In

Check out the Quad City Fish Swap at noon TODAY at Golden Leaf Banquet Center, 2902 E. Kimberly, Davenport.

Follow Social Distancing & CDC Guidlines. We will have touch-less hand sanitizer stations throughout the venue. Please DO NOT TOUCH items until purchased. If high risk or experiencing symptoms please stay home.

Retail sales event featuring a HUGE selection of live freshwater fish and plants. Plus new & used equipment, supplies and decor. Something for EVERY aquatic hobbyist. Free Admission!

Rock Out With Rock Star Bingo

It’s time to rock out with rock star bingo!
Think you know your music trivia? Time to test your skills!
Think you know your music?
If you know what song contains these lyrics, you would probably love Rock Star Bingo!
“And she’s watching him with those eyes,
And she’s loving him with that body, I just know it,
Yeah ‘n’ he’s holding her in his arms late, late at night.”
What is Rock Star Bingo?
Just like “regular” bingo, but we replaced bingo numbers, like “B16”, with parts of songs. If you know the song title (no phones, devices or apps – basically no cheating), then place a bingo chip on that square. Get 5 squares in a row and you’re a winner!!
It’s the most fun you will ever have playing bingo!
According to the folks involved, here are the deets:
**NEW Start Time of 7pm**
Rock Star Bingo
EVERY Wednesday @ 7pm
The Tangled Wood (Bettendorf, IA)
B-I-N-G-O +
Name That Tune +
Sing-a-longs
Rock Star Bingo
FREE To Play
Win FREE drinks!

Music changes EVERY week!
Music from the 50’s through music that came out in the last month!

#ThisAintYourGrandmothersBingoNight

Valor & Victory Gardens: WWII in the Hawkeye State

When: Now and through Jan 17
Where: German American Heritage Center & Museum (712 W 2nd St. Davenport)
https://gahc.org/

WWII was a global conflict that forever altered society and touched the lives of people around the world, including right here in Iowa. The year 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the end of WWII. With this exhibit we remember and commemorate that momentous occasion. Through local headlines, personal letters, and historic artifacts, we will tell the Quad Cities’ WWII story.

This exhibit is supported by the Jewish Federation of the Quad Cities and was co-curated by GAHC Staff and Arthur Pitz, Ph.D.

The exhibit will be open from September 13 – January 17 and is included with general admission:
Adult: $5 | Senior: $4 | Child: $3 | Member: Free.

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