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Funk Sauce Brass Band Playing Downtown Davenport Tonight For Live At Five

August 12th, 2022
Funk Sauce Brass Band Playing Downtown Davenport Tonight For Live At Five

Funk Sauce Brass Band is keeping the music thumping tonight in downtown Davenport! The Funk Sauce is being served up tonight at Live@Five is taking place in Davenport’s RME Courtyard Fridays at 5pm for FREE live music. Here’s the schedule for tonight and the rest of the way for Live at Five: 8/12 – Funk Sauce Brass Band sponsored by Downtown Davenport Partnership 8/19 – Diplomats of Solid Sound sponsored by The Echo 8/26 – Beaker Brothers sponsored by Nelson Brothers Agency & West Bend Mutual 9/2 – Crooked Cactus sponsored by Pierce’s Promise 9/9 – Blues Rock-It sponsored... Read More

Mercado Returns To Moline TONIGHT With Fun, Food, Music And More

August 12th, 2022
Mercado Returns To Moline TONIGHT With Fun, Food, Music And More

Moline’s Mercado On Fifth is back! Bringing Back Mexican Cuisine, Culture And More TONIGHT and every Friday from 5 to 10 p.m. at 432 12th Street in Moline, everyone can get the weekend started right with Mercado! There will be a variety of children’s activities, delicious Mexican cuisine, and unique retail stands selling everything from jewelry to hand-sewn blouses and imported ceramics. Mercado on Fifth is not just a market; it serves as a resource and catalyst for aspiring entrepreneurs. The weekly events bring Quad Citizens together to celebrate culture and community in an inclusive way.... Read More

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

August 12th, 2022
Looking For Fun In Illinois And Iowa This Weekend? Check Out The Weekend In 2 Minutes!

Looking for some fun things to do in Illinois and Iowa this weekend? Check out our Weekend in 2 Minutes podcast! Every week we give you a rundown of some of the cool things going on in and around the Quad-Cities area, and it’s all free for you to listen to here on QuadCities.com! Two outdoor concert series wrap up tonight, another makes its debut, an Elvis impersonator hits the stage at the Adler and a Disaster wreaks havoc at Circa ’21! All this and more is in this week’s Weekend!  Read More

Don’t Be Full Of Hot Air! Check Out Iowa’s Hot Air Balloon Festival This Weekend!

August 12th, 2022
Don't Be Full Of Hot Air! Check Out Iowa's Hot Air Balloon Festival This Weekend!

Looking for an event that’ll blow you away? The Quad-Cities Hot Air Balloon Festival and Rhythm City® Casino Resort are proud to bring you the Annual Quad City Balloon Fest. This year’s event will be hosted onsite at Rhythm City Casino in Davenport, IA on Friday, August 12 and Saturday, August 13. Gates open at 4 PM Friday and 3 PM Saturday. Admission is free but donations are appreciated and will benefit the Shriners Hospital for Children. Attendees can expect to view the balloon launch at 6 PM each day with tethered balloon rides post launch for $20 per rider, free balloon glow viewing... Read More

Moline’s Bass Street Landing Wraps Up Free Outdoor Concert Series Tonight With Gray Wolf Band

August 11th, 2022
Moline's Bass Street Landing Wraps Up Free Outdoor Concert Series Tonight With Gray Wolf Band

Gray Wolf Band wraps up the Moline Concert Series at Bass Street Landing for the summer TONIGHT! Enjoy this free summer concert series every Thursday night through August 11th in Downtown Moline! Moline Centre’s Thursday Night Summer Concert Series takes place from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on the Plaza at Bass Street Landing. All you need to bring is a lawn chair! There will be food and beverages are available for purchase but no outside food or beverages allowed.  Read More

The Velies Bring Outdoor Music To Downtown Davenport Tonight

August 11th, 2022
The Velies Bring Outdoor Music To Downtown Davenport Tonight

The Velies will be playing an outdoor concert tonight in downtown Davenport at Quinlan Court. 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 Featured artists upcoming include: August 11 | The Velies August 18 | Jef Spradley August 25 | Barley House Band September 1 | MVBS w/John Resch & Doggin’ Out September 8 | Lewis Knudsen September... Read More

Bettendorf Public Library’s Summer Concert Series Ends Tonight With Soul Storm

August 11th, 2022
Bettendorf Public Library’s Summer Concert Series Ends Tonight With Soul Storm

The Bettendorf Public Library’s wildly popular Summer Concert Series wraps up TONIGHT with Soul Storm playing Faye’s Field in Bettendorf at 6:30 p.m. Faye’s Field is located just south of the Library on 18th St in Bettendorf. The concert is free. In case of inclement weather, the backup location will be inside the Library at 2950 Learning Campus Dr. in the Bettendorf Room. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets and are welcome to bring food and drinks to enjoy during the event. The Summer Concert Series is funded by the Bettendorf Public Library Foundation. ABOUT the... Read More

Antique Automobile Club of America Car Show Event Starts Today In The Quad-Cities

August 11th, 2022
Antique Automobile Club of America Car Show Event Starts Today In The Quad-Cities

150 antique vehicles in pristine condition are arriving from across the U.S., including Massachusetts, New Jersey, and the Carolinas.  The automobiles will be on display in the Quad Cities as part of the Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Central National Meet on August 11-13, 2022. The public is invited to view the antique vehicles during the indoor car show & judging on Saturday, August 13, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Bend XPO, 922 Mississippi Parkway in East Moline, Ill.  It’s free admission to attend and concessions will be available. The AACA is the world’s largest... Read More

Iowa’s Rhythm City Casino Announces Three New Comedians Coming To Davenport

August 11th, 2022
Iowa's Rhythm City Casino Announces Three New Comedians Coming To Davenport

The Rhythm City Comedy Stash has a fresh new line up coming to the Rhythm Room! Ms. Pat will show off her stand-up skills on Saturday, October 1, 2022 with two shows at 6:30 PM and 9 PM. Tickets are $30 plus applicable online/phone ticketing fee. Must be 21+ to attend show. Declared by The Washington Post as “unforgiving and darkly hilarious,” and The New York Times as “brutally honest and outrageous,” Patricia Williams (aka Ms. Pat) is a comedian, author, podcaster, and actress who brings a raw, in your face, and hilarious perspective to her work. Jimmy Pardo will perform on Thursday,... Read More

Get The Blues, In A Good Way, At Rock Island’s Kavanaugh’s Hilltop Tonight

August 10th, 2022
Get The Blues, In A Good Way, At Rock Island's Kavanaugh's Hilltop Tonight

The Hilltop is THE neighborhood bar and grill of the Quad Cities. Featuring the best local draft beer selection and great food. It’s at 1228 38th St., Rock Island. And every Wednesday night at 8 p.m. at the Hilltop you can check out some awesome local musicians at the open mic blues jam. So if you like the blues, head to the Hilltop on Wednesdays!  Read More