The 3rd Annual Quad Cities Fall Pride Festival is upon us! Are you ready to part-ay?

Come celebrate the Quad Cities Fall Pride Festival along the banks of the beautiful Mississippi River! The festival takes place at LeClaire Park in Davenport this Friday Sep 22 from 4 p.m. – 12 a.m. and Saturday Sep 23 from 12 p.m. – 12 a.m.

Admission is $7 on Friday, $10 on Saturday, or you can purchase a weekend pass for $15. Kids 12 and under are free! Volunteers that have completed a 4-hour shift receive free admission for the entire weekend. You can e-mail for more information.

This event is family and pet-friendly! Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy all this festival has to offer.

DJ Wayne, Jordan Danielsen Music, Funktastic 5, Juliana & A Soul Purpose, Corporate Rock and many more will be providing some amazing entertainment! Not to mention the belly dancers and burlesque show!

This year a caricature artist will be on-site offering drawings for only $10 a head! A kids area will also be in full swing, even equipped with a giant inflatable Ninjasaurus slide, thanks to Jumpin Joey’s Bounce Houses. Between the variety of drinks, food vendors, art and local charities this weekend will be unforgettable!

For more information, including a full schedule of the weekend’s events, check out their Facebook page at

Come out and celebrate Quad Cities Fall Pride Fest this weekend!


Tess Abney is a writer and artist from the Quad-Cities who enjoys writing on a variety of topics for