Live music returns to the banks of the Mississippi!

Rock Island Parks and Recreation kick off their Thursday Night Groove Concert Series this Thursday Aug 13 at Schwiebert Riverfront Park (101 17th Street Rock Island).Get Your Groove On Thursday Night!

Beginning at 6 p.m., concessions will open featuring Happy Joe’s Pizza (Rock Island), grill items, popcorn, plus much more! A beer garden will be provided by Bent River Brewing Company, as well.

From 7 – 9 p.m. you can enjoy a live music concert along the beautiful Mississippi River.

Check out this 2020 line-up:

Aug 13                Funktastic 5

Aug 20                North of 40

Aug 27                Wicked Liz & the Bellyswirls

Sep 3                   Soul Storm

Sep 10                 Phyllis And The Sharks

Sep 17                 Class of ’82 – 80s New Wave/Retro Tribute Band

Sep 24                 Minus Six

Oct 1                   The Stone Flowers


Updated Health Safety Precautions:

  • No Dance Lessons or Dance Floor (Dancing is suggested at your seats and practicing social distancing.).
  • Social Distancing seating is required. Please only sit near people from your household.
  • Face Coverings are highly suggested.


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For more fun things to do in the Quad Cities this week, check out the latest issue of FUN10QC.

Get Your Groove On Thursday Night!
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.
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