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

Beck and Woods’ ‘A Quiet Place’ Opens This Weekend

April 5th, 2018

Iowa screenwriters Scott Beck & Bryan Woods’ “A Quiet Place” will be released nationwide on April 6 through Paramount Pictures. The thriller stars Emily Blunt (“Mary Poppins Returns”) and John Krasinski (“The Office”), who also directs. In addition to penning the film, Beck & Woods serve as executive producers alongside Michael Bay (“Transformers”) and his Platinum Dunes banner. In the modern horror thriller A QUIET PLACE, a family of four must navigate their lives in silence after mysterious creatures that hunt by sound threaten their... Read More

Adults Can Find Kegs And Eggs At 1848

March 31st, 2018

Tired of hearing all about Easter Egg Hunts for kids? Want to feel that same excitement you did as a kid, collecting little plastic eggs filled with mystery and happiness? Well you aren’t alone and there is a solution! PUB 1848 (1601 River Dr Moline) is hosting their 8th Annual Adult Easter Keg Egg Hunt! The hunt will take place on Easter Sunday, April 1 at 5 p.m. You will have plenty of time to enjoy your Easter brunches and other plans before attending this one-of-a-kind 21 and over event! Over 500 eggs will be hidden outside in the back of the bar. Prizes range from candy, money off a drink,... Read More

No Fooling At Rozz-Tox Horror Film Night

March 30th, 2018

How does an evening filled with horror films sound to celebrate April Fool’s, this year? Then join 365 Horror Films and Factory of Fear at their April Fool’s Horror Night! April Fool’s Horror Night will be happening at Rozz-Tox (2108 3rd Ave Rock Island) this Saturday Mar 31 from 7 p.m. – 1 a.m. and as always will be FREE admission! 365 Horror Films and Factory of Fear have teamed up together to bring you showings of April Fools Day (1986), Chopping Mall (1986) and Death Spa (1989). Some of these films are R-rated, so it is asked that viewers be at least 17 years old or accompanied by an... Read More

Ready For A Trip To The Drive-In?

March 29th, 2018

Nothing says warmer weather like the Drive-In Theater opening for the season! Blue Grass Drive-In Theater kicks off their fourth season this Friday Mar 30! Come enjoy Ready Player One (PG-13) on the big screen at 7 p.m. The second movie showing has not yet been announced. New to the 2018 season will be the addition of a third Barco digital projector. Expanding the Drive-In from two to three screens! A third screen allows for increased flexibility in movie booking, parking availability, and a dedicated option for partner events. Tickets are $9 for adults and $4 for children ages 4-12 (children 3... Read More

QC Comic Con Slams Into Hampton Inn

March 29th, 2018

Calling all comic book aficionados! You are to report to the Quad Cities Comic Con this weekend! That’s right, Quad Cities Comic Con is happening this Saturday Mar 31 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Hampton Inn and Suites QC International Airport (2450 65th Avenue Moline). This FREE family-friendly show’s purpose is to spread the gospel of geekdom! They welcome any and all that may have an interest in comic books, sci fi, toys, video games, costumes and other nerdy stuff. In other words, there is something for everyone! Cosplay/costumes are welcome! If you have some cool stuff laying around... Read More

Get Scrambled At The Village 5K

March 28th, 2018

Are you ready to get your eggs scrambled in the Village of East Davenport? Come celebrate the 6th Annual Easter Egg Scramble 5K Run/Walk on Saturday Mar 31 in the historic Village of East Davenport! Enjoy the scenic parks that overlook the Mighty Mississippi. The Scramble 5K will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday Mar 31, with the starting line in the Village of East Davenport. The cost is $40. Packet pick-up will be on Friday Mar 30 from 2-6 p.m. at the Genesis Outpatient PT Clinic (1702 E 53rd St Davenport) or the morning of the race from 7-9 a.m. at the registration tent. The SENB Bank Bunny Hop (for... Read More

Get Your Eyes On Bugeye At The Brew

March 28th, 2018

Looking for an exciting and entertaining way to finish out the month of March? Then make plans to hang out at Missipi Brew this Saturday night! Bugeye Sprite will be rocking out at Missipi Brew (107 Iowa Ave Muscatine) this Saturday Mar 31 from 9:30 p.m. – 1:20 a.m. This will be the first time Bugeye Sprite plays at the Brew! This classic rock band will keep you on your feet all night long! Bugeye Sprite consists of members Randy Pavelca with lead vocals, Gary Kespohl on the guitar and vocals, Jeff Venhorst on lead guitar, Scott Lancial on bass and Mike Mudd with drums and vocals. For more information... Read More

Are You Ready For Some Football On The Giant Screen???

March 23rd, 2018

Already having post-football season withdrawals? Well you’re not alone and there may be a fix for those pigskin blues! The Putnam Museum (1717 W 12th Street Davenport) is now offering Football Classics on the GIANT Screen! Every Saturday from Mar 24 through June 2 football classics will be shown on the GIANT screen, adding to the Gridiron Glory exhibit experience. Individual ticket prices are $8.50 for adults ($1 off seniors over 60, college students or military member with ID) and $7 for youth (ages 3-18). You can also add the football movie for only $5 when you purchase a Gridiron Glory exhibit... Read More

Go Koo Koo Kanga Roo At Family Museum

March 16th, 2018

Looking for a fun and family-friendly event this weekend? How about a dance party? Koo Koo Kanga Roo is coming to the Family Museum (2900 Learning Campus Dr Bettendorf) this Saturday Mar 17 with a special St. Patrick’s Day performance! The party starts at 2 p.m. and is included with paid Museum admission. Admission for the Family Museum is $9 (free under one year old) or $5 for those 60 and older and active military personnel their spouse and children residing in the same household. To purchase tickets in advance, go to http://familymuseum.org/store/admission. Koo Koo Kanga Roo is the dance-a-long... Read More

Celebrate Family-Friendly St. Patrick’s Day At Freight House

March 16th, 2018

Looking for a family-friendly St. Patrick’s Day celebration? Then head to the Freight House Farmers’ Market this Saturday! The Freight House Farmers’ Market (421 W River Drive Moline) is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day this Saturday Mar 17 from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the East end of the Freight House Complex. Corned beef and cabbage will be served for a donation that will benefit Humility of Mary and the Project of the Quad Cities. Activities for the kids will be available and the hours for the market have been extended! Come check out eastern Iowa’s premier farmer market! Vendors will be... Read More