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

Getting Married Soon?

January 26th, 2018

Are you or someone you know planning a wedding this year? Then you have to check out the 2018 Jaycees Bridal Expo! This year’s Bridal Expo is happening Saturday Jan 27 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the RiverCenter, located at 136 E 3rd Street Davenport. Tickets are only $12 in advance and can be purchased online at https://www.jcexpo.com/. The price of tickets will increase to $14 at the door. The 2018 Jaycees Bridal Expo is projected to be the largest bridal fair in the Quad City Area! Nearly 150 vendors will participate in the Expo and nearly a thousand brides will attend to plan their own dream... Read More

Have A Spot Of Tea At Butterworth Center

January 25th, 2018

Are you regularly invited to tea parties by your little one? Well, here is your opportunity to that that magical bonding time to the next level! This Saturday Jan 27, you are invited to an elegant afternoon tea party! That’s right, it is time for the Mother Daughter Tea at the Butterworth Center and Deere-Wiman House (1105 8th Street Moline). There will be two separate tea parties, one going from 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and the other 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Feel free to dress up for the occasion. Come and enjoy tea time by sipping an array of aromatic teas, taste fancy desserts and play lovely parlor... Read More

Have A Family Fun Night At The Putnam

January 18th, 2018

If you are looking for a family-friendly event this weekend, then head to Putnam Museum for Family Fun Night! This Friday Jan 19, from 5-8:30 the Putnam Museum (1717 W 12th Street Davenport) is hosting Family Fun Night with Outstanding Oceans! Come expand yours and your children’s knowledge of the ecosystem that covers more than 2/3 of the planet, the ocean! Learn what life would be like living on coral reef, what you can tell about a whale by looking at its tail and much more! Discover how you can make a difference with activities in the Grand Lobby. Then head to the GIANT screen at 6:30 p.m.... Read More

Skate Into The New Year At Skate City QCA

December 30th, 2017

Looking for a fun and safe way to spend New Year’s Eve? Then make plans to hang out at Skate City QCA & Laser Tag Alley! Skate City’s New Year’s Eve Bash includes an all-night lock-in from 6 p.m. – 6 a.m. this Sunday Dec 31 through Monday Jan 1! Tickets are only $47 and skate rentals are $3. Ticket price includes admission, pizza and pop buffet, breakfast, unlimited laser tag and a midnight balloon drop with over 1,000 balloons! During the balloon drop, participants will receive horns, serpentines, blow-outs, hats and tiaras to bring in the new year! Throughout the evening you can enjoy... Read More

Putnam Has Some GIANT Storytime Fun Planned

December 29th, 2017

Looking for a fun way to celebrate the New Year with your little one? How about story time on the Putnam Museum’s GIANT screen? That’s right, the Putnam Museum is holding their monthly Story Time in the GIANT Screen Theater this Saturday Dec 30 at 10:30 a.m. This month’s story is The Night Before New Year’s, written by Natasha Wing and illustrated by Amy Wummer. Putnam educator Ms. Patty will lead story time on the GIANT screen. An experience that is sure to become a lasting memory! After the story, an activity will be provided for you and your child. Story time is free, but it is asked... Read More

Family Museum Filled With WinterFest Activities

December 2nd, 2017

Are you ready for a day filled with fun activities for all ages at the Family Museum? It’s time for Winter Fest 2017! The Family Museum, located at 2900 Learning Campus Dr. Bettendorf, will be hosting Winter Fest this Sunday Nov 3 from 12-5 p.m. with all things winter! Admission for this event is a donation for the local food pantry! Family Museum members are also asked to bring a donation for admission. Come enjoy sparkling ornament, glowing snowmen and kindness catcher making! Watch Ice Follies experiments and get a free photo taken with Santa! The Family Museum Dance Company will perform... Read More

Light Up Your Life On The Arsenal With Tree Ceremony

December 1st, 2017

Looking for a family-friendly and holiday orientated event this weekend? Then head to the Rock Island Arsenal for the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony! This year’s Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place this Friday Dec 1 at Heritage Hall (Bldg 60) from 4-8 p.m. Santa will be making an appearance and even posing for keepsake photos! There will also be free cookies, kids’ activities, door prize drawings and food and beverages available for purchase in the Lock & Dam Lounge. Come and check out the gingerbread houses on display for the Gingerbread House Contest! A collection for Toys for Tots... Read More

Wizards Yule Ball Casting A Spell On Col Saturday

November 30th, 2017

Calling all Wizards, Squibs and Muggles! Due to last year’s overwhelming success, the 2nd Annual QC Wizards Yule Ball is back in the QCA! This Saturday, Dec 2 from 9 p.m. – 1:30 a.m. this formal dance for students of the famous wizarding school will be happening at the Col Ballroom (1012 W 4th St Davenport). Tickets are on sale right now for $25 (plus fees) and can be purchased by going to: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2nd-annual-qc-wizards-yule-ball-tickets-29744431395. Tickets at the door will be available for $32. This event is for adults 18 and over. While there is no strict dress code,... Read More

Disney On Ice Reaches For Stars At TaxSlayer

November 30th, 2017

Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy set the stage for a star-studded talent extravaganza as Disney On Ice presents Reach For The Stars at the TaxSlayer Center, this weekend! Starting on Thursday Nov 30 and going through Sunday Dec 3, there will be numerous opportunities to witness the magic and music from Elsa, Anna, Olaf, Rapunzel, Belle and much more! For a full list of show times and ticket prices, visit https://www.ticketmaster.com/disney-on-ice-presents-reach-taxslayer-center-formerly-known-as-moline-il/venueartist/49264/1742147. Come experience the magic these Disney favorites... Read More

Enjoy Free Family Day At The Figge

November 17th, 2017

Downtown Davenport will be busting with activities this Saturday morning. Why not enjoy a free family-friendly event at the Figge? Free Family Day at the Figge Art Museum (225 W 2nd St Davenport) will be held this Saturday Nov 18 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Come celebrate the new exhibitions at the Figge with a variety of hands-on projects and experiences for both kids and adults! Projects will be offered in three different studios. Studio 2 will be focusing on another Students Rebuild project. In Studio 3, you will be able to create your own impressionist art with oil pastels. Studio 4 will provide... Read More