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Quad Cities USA - Guide to Davenport & Bettendorf Iowa and Rock Island & Moline Illinois

A Night Of Sunshine Rising At Circa ’21

February 7th, 2020

Circa ’21 Dinner Playhouse is thrilled to be hosting a cabaret on Thursday, Feb. 20 called A NIGHT OF SUNSHINE, featuring one of the theatre’s most popular performers, Sunshine Ramsey. A long-time Bootlegger, performer and member of our ticket office staff, Ramsey is thrilled to finally be back on the Circa ’21 stage with an-all new cabaret! This will be the fifth time that Sunshine has hosted her own show at the theatre. Each of the previous four shows have sold out. “Sunshine is so popular here at the theatre; everyone loves seeing her perform, especially in her own cabarets,” said... Read More

Gosh! Napoleon Dynamite Stars Coming To Adler Theater

February 7th, 2020

Well, GOSH! If you see this presentation, all your dreams will come true. That’s because Adler Theatre and VenuWorks are presenting a Napoleon Dynamite: Movie & Conversation on Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. at the Adler Theatre in Davenport.  This fun-filled evening includes a screening of the film followed by a freewheeling, moderated discussion with actors Jon Heder (Napoleon), Efren Ramirez (Pedro) and Jon Gries (Uncle Rico).  It’s been 16 years since Napoleon Dynamite came out of nowhere to become the sleeper hit of 2004.  With some of the most quotable lines of any... Read More

Students Invent Fun At Eugene Field Wax Museum

February 7th, 2020

A revolution of ideas and imagination was celebrated at Rock Island’s Eugene Field elementary school this week, as the Wax Museum Science Fair featured sixth graders giving creative and elaborate presentations on a variety of impactful inventors who changed our world. Parents, teachers and fellow students packed the hallways moving from vibrant display to display, placing quarters in tins at each station (with proceeds going towards school activities) to start each minute-long presentation and igniting their intellects with fascinating facts about the amazing inventors. A stunning array of brilliant... Read More

OMg! Experience Ch3Mistry Day at the Putnam!

February 7th, 2020

From chemical reactions that fizz and bubble to the STEM careers that are shaping our future — Chemistry is AMAZING! Thanks to 3M on Saturday Feb 8, you’ll enjoy FREE admission to the Putnam Museum (1717 W 12th Street Davenport) and Science Center and Chemistry experiments presented by Putnam Educators with this celebration of Chemistry! You will discover hands-on learning and fun in the newest original Putnam exhibit — OMg! Elements of Surprise — and learn about Chemistry careers!   ABOUT THE EXHIBIT: At OMg! Elements of Surprise, you’ll explore the building blocks that shape... Read More

Spend a Day with Olivia the Pig at Family Museum

February 6th, 2020

Put on your favorite red shirt or striped leggings and catch a Family Museum Dance Company performance inspired by Olivia the Pig! Spend ‘A Day with Olivia’ at the Family Museum (2900 Learning Campus Drive Bettendorf) this Saturday Feb 8 from 1 – 3 p.m. See the MANY things Olivia is good at, like building sandcastles, visiting museums, and dreaming of being a STAR!  This special book will come to life through dance and an accompanying narration.  After the performance, the dancers will help guests make splatter paint art like Olivia (and Jackson Pollock), build indoor sandcastles and try... Read More

Bob Marley Birthday Bash at The Rust Belt

February 6th, 2020

Celebrate the legendary Bob Marley’s birthday week with a Bob Marley Birthday Bash! Presented by All Sweat Productions, The Bob Marley Birthday Bash will take place on Saturday Feb 8 from 9 p.m. – 12 a.m. at The Rust Belt (533 12th Avenue East Moline). Tickets are just $15 and can be purchased online. All Sweat Productions is a live music project brought to you by Candymakers’, Al Sweet. Al’s idea is to gather some of the most talented musicians from the area to pay tribute and perform some of the best Rock n’ Roll moments known to man! Some shows will include full-on tribute... Read More

Quad City Regional Auto Show Rolls into RiverCenter

February 6th, 2020

Research, compare, and dream to your heart’s content with over 150 new model cars, trucks, SUVS and alternative fuel vehicles – all under one roof at the 2020 Quad City Regional Auto Show! The 2020 Quad City Regional Auto Show takes place this Friday Feb 7 from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., Saturday Feb 8 from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. and Sunday Feb 9 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at The RiverCenter (136 E 3rd Street Davenport). Tickets for adults (13 and over) are $8, senior citizens (62+) are $6 and children (12 and under) are free. You can purchase your tickets online now. Speak with manufacturer and dealer representatives... Read More

Chocoholics Unite at LeClaire Cocoa Crawl!

February 5th, 2020

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and what a better way to get into ‘the mood’ than with a day filled with CHOCOLATE?! Experience LeClaire’s Cocoa Crawl – All Things Chocolate, this Saturday Feb 8 from 2 – 5 p.m. throughout the beautiful and historical LeClaire. Find free chocolate samples, purchase full-size offerings, and enjoy shopping specials. Offers are subject to change without notice and businesses will be serving while supplies last. Participants must be 21 years of age or older to enjoy the alcoholic beverage samples and discounts.   Here are some of the amazing... Read More

Love is Blind at Factory of Fear

February 4th, 2020

Join the Factory of Fear for a unique way to celebrate Valentine’s Day! Experience ‘Love is Blind’ this Friday Feb 7 and Saturday Feb 8 from 7 – 10 p.m. at Factory of Fear (5027 4th Avenue Moline). You could waste money on a movie and sit with 200 strangers or you can tour the Factory of Fear in the dark for a more… intimate experience. Don’t worry, they’ll give you a glowstick to light the way! Enjoy new rooms, new characters and a unique free photo opportunity in the SeanFlynnPhotography7173 photobooth! General admission is just $20, or you could purchase a VIP Fast Pass for $25... Read More

Cody Jinks Makes His Way to the Quad Cities!

February 3rd, 2020

Country music star Cody Jinks, with special guests Nikki Lane and Alex Williams, takes the stage at the Adler Theatre (136 E 3rd Street Davenport) this Thursday Feb 6 at 7 p.m. For well over a decade, Cody Jinks has devoted himself to making country music that’s equal parts uncompromising and empathic, often giving voice to those who exist on the margins of modern life. Since first emerging as a solo artist in the mid-2000s, the Texas-bred singer/songwriter has steadily advanced from playing nearly-empty bar rooms to building a following so dedicated they’ve formed their own fan club—a self-governed... Read More