The time has arrived! It’s officially time to kick off the 2018 Rock Island Artists’ Market season!

The highly anticipated 3rd season of the Rock Island Artists’ Market will begin this Sunday Jun 10 from 12-4 p.m. and will continue every second Sunday of each month, in the Skeleton Key Art and Antiques (520 18th Street Rock Island) parking lot.

Come peruse and purchase local art, hand-crafted items and locally grown treats at this one-of-a-kind open-air artists’ market. Each month will feature live music and a different blend of vendors.

Enjoy live music from Roger Carlson in the month of June! Follow the Rock Island Artists’ Market on Facebook for updates and vendor information at

If you are interested in becoming a vendor, send a private message on their Facebook page or stop into Skeleton Key Art and Antiques for more information.

This is one event you won’t want to miss!

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. 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.