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Immersive ‘Alice In Wonderland’ Coming To Iowa Tomorrow

September 30th, 2022
Immersive 'Alice In Wonderland' Coming To Iowa Tomorrow

For one day only, the streets of Davenport, IA will be transforming into a giant, escape-room-style experience on Saturday, October the 1st, 2022. Don’t be late! Alice is trapped in Wonderland and time is running out to save her! Solve clues which just get curiouser and curiouser, take on mad and mischievous challenges, and uncover a dark conspiracy at the heart of Wonderland. Follow Alice down the rabbit hole and enter a topsy-turvy world of adventure, intrigue and impossible things at this immersive Alice in Wonderland event. For more info, see:Alice In Wonderland Davenport    Read More

How About Pizza Tonight? SHOP LOCAL With The QuadCities.com Pizza Restaurant Rundown!

September 30th, 2022
How About Pizza Tonight? SHOP LOCAL With The QuadCities.com Pizza Restaurant Rundown!

Hey, how about a pizza? You really can’t beat a great ‘za for comfort food in jenky times. In eras of uncertainty, there’s really nothing more certain that the delicious combo of malty crust, tangy sauce, gooey cheese and fresh toppings. Got your attention? You’re darn right we do. Now what you gonna do about it? Call up for some fresh pie? Good thing for you QuadCities.com offers you a list of local restaurants, bars and cafes that are going above and beyond to offer the community options to still get their favorite dishes – and here’s your list of pizza joints available for carry-out,... Read More

Looking For Fun In Illinois And Iowa This Weekend? Check Out Weekend In 2 Minutes!

September 30th, 2022
Looking For Fun In Illinois And Iowa This Weekend? Check Out Weekend In 2 Minutes!

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Listen to the Weekend in 2 Minutes podcast! This week: Kidd G, an Eagles tribute, Rodney Carrington, Halloween events and more highlight this week’s Weekend!  Read More

Orangadang Playing Outdoors Tonight At Iowa’s Common Chord

September 30th, 2022

Orangadang is closing out the year for live music outdoors at Common Chord! That’s right, it’s that time of year, the 2022 season of Live@Five is taking place in Davenport’s Common Chord Courtyard Fridays at 5pm for FREE live music.   Today is the final show of the season, Orangadang sponsored by Zeke’s Island Cafe  Read More

Iowa Public Innovations and Efficiencies Awards Given to Davenport School District

September 30th, 2022
Iowa Public Innovations and Efficiencies Awards Given to Davenport School District

State Auditor Rob Sand will hand-deliver a pie to the leaders of the Davenport Community School District in recognition of their Public Innovations and Efficiencies (PIE) Award. Davenport CSD is the largest school to receive the 2022 PIE Award. Sand created the PIE program in 2019. It serves to encourage governmental entities to implement cost-cutting measures and spark innovative ideas to save public funds. In the last year, PIE participation increased by more than 55%. Eighty-four counties and 310 cities submitted entries in 2021, and for the first time, 121 school districts participated. The... Read More

Last Show At Davenport’s Quinlan Court Tonight Is A Surprise Concert!

September 29th, 2022
Last Show At Davenport's Quinlan Court Tonight Is A Surprise Concert!

Tonight is the last outdoor show at Davenport’s Quinlan Court! So who’s playing? Well, it’s a surprise… Free music from local artists will rock Davenport’s newest riverfront venue, Quinlan Court every Thursday! Front Street Brewery and local food trucks will be onsite for food and beverage purchases. Food trucks and beverages at 6:00 p.m. with music starting at 7:00 p.m. Learn more here: davenportiowa.com/riverfront    Read More

Take A Trip To ‘Their Town’ At Davenport’s Mockingbird On Main

September 29th, 2022
Take A Trip To 'Their Town' At Davenport's Mockingbird On Main

“Their Town” is now playing at The Mockingbird On Main in Downtown Davenport! The show will run Thursday, Friday and Saturday of this weekend. Inspired by Thorton Wilder’s classic, “Our Town,” “Their Town” presents life, marriage, and death in a small midwestern town. A day and a night go by as people just try to get by in the new century.  Written and directed by Alexander Richardson, “Their Town” was previously presented by Playcrafter’s Barn Theatre a week before the pandemic shutdown began in 2020. Richardson completed an extensive rewrite in 2021 that will debut on The... Read More

Joe Bonamassa Coming To Davenport’s Adler Theater

September 28th, 2022
Joe Bonamassa Coming To Davenport's Adler Theater

Joe Bonamassa will perform at 8 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Adler Theater in Davenport. Tickets are on sale at the Adler box office and all Ticketmaster outlets on line and in person. Joe Bonamassa is one of today’s top live performers. His enthusiastic shows are one of the biggest parts of his career, and a favorite for music lovers worldwide. Hailed internationally as one of the greatest guitar players of his generation and cited by Guitar World Magazine as “the world’s biggest blues guitarist,” Bonamassa has almost single-handedly redefined the blues-rock genre and brought it into the... Read More

Celebrate The Lives And Music Of Jewish Composers With Ballet Quad Cities

September 28th, 2022
Celebrate The Lives And Music Of Jewish Composers With Ballet Quad Cities

Our Will to Live, a new presentation by Ballet Quad Cities, will be held October 8, 2022 at 7:30pm at Adler Theatre, Davenport, Iowa. Tickets are available at www.balletquadcities.com A brilliant, bold-as-can-be, and, to our knowledge, precedent-setting program of original choreography by Courtney Lyon and Emily Kate Long celebrating and dramatizing works by Jewish composers who fled the Nazis or tragically died in the camps. The significance — and unfortunately, relevance — of this program is deep. Our Will to Live is a step toward a reset, resurrecting the music and vivifying it via dance. However,... Read More

Iowa’s Adler Theatre Welcomes ‘Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer’ To Davenport

September 28th, 2022
Iowa's Adler Theatre Welcomes 'Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer' To Davenport

“Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” will be performed at 7 p.m. Dec. 23 at Davenport’s Adler Theater. Tickets go on sale at the Adler box office and all Ticketmaster outlets at 10 a.m. July 8. Come see all of your favorite characters from the special including Santa and Mrs. Claus, Hermey the Elf, Bumble the Abominable Snow Monster, Clarice, Yukon Cornelius and, of course, Rudolph, as they come to life in RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL. It’s an adventure that teaches us that what makes you different can be what makes you special. Don’t miss this wonderful holiday... Read More