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Howard Stern’s Stuttering John Coming To Iowa’s Daq Faq

November 26th, 2022
Howard Stern's Stuttering John Coming To Iowa's Daq Faq

Stuttering John Melendez, from the Howard Stern show, is performing at 8 p.m. tonight at the Daiquiri Factory, 303 E. 3rd St., Davenport. The show is free. “STUTTERING” JOHN MELENDEZ began with “The Howard Stern Radio Show” as a college intern, but immediately became one of the show’s very popular on-air personalities. While gaining national acclaim and recognition for his daring interview style and “no-holds-barred” questions, he started writing for the show as well. He interviewed countless celebrities for the radio show which directly led to him being hired as a field... Read More

Matt Barber Hosting Album Release Show At Iowa’s Grape Life Tonight

November 25th, 2022
Matt Barber Hosting Album Release Show At Iowa's Grape Life Tonight

Matt Barber performs the finest jazz, pop, and variety, performing over 300 concerts per year around the world since 2005 and he’s coming to The Grape Life November 25 at 8pm! With a passionate, uplifting style reminiscent of Barry Manilow and Michael Buble, Matt delivers songs we know and love with a sincere, meaningful approach. His passion for his music comes through in every song. Reservations strongly recommended. Contact us the week of the event to reserve a seat. Tickets $5 per person and this event is for ages 21 and older. Matt Barber will be joined by Dick Watson on piano, Dale Newlin... Read More

Quad City Strikers Win Presidents Cup Three-Peat As Best Soccer Team In Iowa

November 25th, 2022
Quad City Strikers Win Presidents Cup Three-Peat As Best Soccer Team In Iowa

The Quad City Strikers Soccer Club’s U15 boys team has won the three-peat! For the third year in a row, the team has won the Iowa Presidents Cup over the other top-ranked teams from around the state. The Warriors won the state of Iowa’s Presidents Cup tournament over the weekend in thrilling fashion, going undefeated and fighting for a tough 2-1 win over UFA DesMoines in the title game, their fourth consecutive win against the highly touted DesMoines club. The Strikers Warriors will represent the state of Iowa playing against other top-ranked national teams at the Midwest regionals for the... Read More

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

November 25th, 2022
Looking For Fun Events In Illinois And Iowa? Check Out Weekend In 2 Minutes!

Looking for fun stuff to do this weekend in Illinois and Iowa? Listen to our Weekend in 2 Minutes podcast! This week: Happy Thanksgiving! Find out some of the fun stuff going on around the QCs this weekend in your Weekend in 2 Minutes!  Read More

Bootleg Hill In Davenport Hosting Open Mic Night Tonight

November 24th, 2022
Bootleg Hill In Davenport Hosting Open Mic Night Tonight

Looking for a spot to showcase your talents? How about the Bootleg Hill open mic night? The musical open mic night is back. Happening weekly at Bootleg Hill Honey Meads in downtown Davenport. All are welcome. Hosted by Dan Fennesy and starts at 8 p.m.  Read More

Iowa And Illinois’ Analog Arcades Celebrating The Holidays!

November 24th, 2022
Iowa And Illinois' Analog Arcades Celebrating The Holidays!

Analog Arcade Bar is bringing back their Christmas Pop-up, Super Awesome Christmas Time II, for its second year, taking place from November 1st to December 31st at their Moline Centre location. This pop-up features more of everything: over 35,000 Christmas lights, 1,500 feet of tinsel, specialty cocktails, surprise visits from Santa, and much more. “We had such a blast hosting this event last year that we had to bring it back bigger for year two,” Analog co-owner Dan Bush says, “We want to give people a chance to reconnect with their friends, co-workers, and loved ones, and Analog Moline... Read More

Group O Partners With Quad Cities River Bandits To Help Local Charities

November 24th, 2022
Group O Partners With Quad Cities River Bandits To Help Local Charities

As a 100% Hispanic-owned business, Group O was proud to partner with the Quad Cities River Bandits this baseball season to celebrate the Hispanic and Latino communities by sponsoring “Bandidos del Río de las Ciudades Cuádruples”, Minor League Baseball’s (MiLB) “Copa de la Diversión” or “Fun Cup” series. During each “Copa Wednesday” home game, Bandits players wore a specialty “Bandidos del Río” uniform featuring Rascal wearing a sombrero and signature bandana in a serape-inspired design. These jerseys were auctioned off and raised $2,500 to be donated to a local charity... Read More

Bored Teachers Coming To Iowa’s Adler Theatre

November 23rd, 2022
Bored Teachers Coming To Iowa's Adler Theatre

The Bored Teachers are coming to town! The Bored Teachers: We Can’t Make This Stuff Up Comedy Tour is coming to Davenport’s Adler Theatre at 7 p.m. March 17. Tickets are on sale at the Adler box office and all Ticketmaster outlets. The biggest entertainment platform for teachers in the world, Bored Teachers, presents the funniest teacher-comedians in the world all on one stage. Their hilarious skits have amassed hundreds of millions of views on the internet, and they’re all joining comic forces on the stage for a night of laughter you do not want to miss. Put that red pen down,... Read More

Visit Quad Cities Opens Reimagined Destination Center

November 23rd, 2022
Visit Quad Cities Opens Reimagined Destination Center

Visit Quad Cities, the region’s official destination management and marketing organization (DMMO), celebrates the opening of the reimagined Union Station Destination Center, located at 102 S. Harrison St. in Davenport, on Tuesday, November 29, 2022. The public is invited to stop by from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and enjoy refreshments, shop for QC swag, and listen to Quad Cities resident DJ K Yung of SiriusXM FLY Channel 47.  City of Davenport Mayor Mike Matson and Dave Herrell, President and CEO, Visit Quad Cities, will give remarks at 3:30 p.m. “Visitor experience is a pillar for Visit Quad... Read More

Quad Cities Cultural Trust Grants $245,000 To Iowa And Illinois Organizations

November 22nd, 2022
Quad Cities Cultural Trust Grants $245,000 To Iowa And Illinois Organizations

The Quad Cities Cultural Trust is excited to announce the 2022 grant recipients of the Adler Theater Fund. Five worthy local organizations have received a total of $245,000.  All grants will help underwrite programming at the Adler Theater. The Quad Cities Cultural Trust partnered with the Adler Theater Foundation in November 2021. This partnership’s goal was to advocate for the performing arts here in the Quad Cities and encourage organizations with programs that encourage diversity and equity to apply for funding to perform at the Adler Theatre in Davenport, IA. The 2022 Adler Theater Fund... Read More