The party is ending.

Billy Bob’s Redneck Party Bar, not that long ago a thriving business in Rock Island‘s downtown strip, announced on Facebook that they were closing next week. Undoubtedly hit incredibly hard by covid-19 and lengthy closures and quarantines, the dance club owners posted the following tonight:

It’s with a heavy heart that we have to make this post.

Saturday October 3rd will be our last day open.

We will be open Thursday, Friday , Saturday next week. 6pm-1am

$1 wells and 12oz cans
$2 tall boys and calls “jack, captain, etc…”
$3 top shelf

Drink us dry.
Going out of business party next weekend.


Sean Leary is an author, director, artist, musician, producer and entrepreneur who has been writing professionally since debuting at age 11 in the pages of the Comics Buyers Guide. An honors graduate of the University of Southern California masters program, he has written over 50 books including the best-sellers The Arimathean, Every Number is Lucky to Someone and We Are All Characters.