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Shots N Giggles Drops Some Laughs Into Rock Island’s Speakeasy Saturday Night

May 24th, 2024
Shots N Giggles Drops Some Laughs Into Rock Island's Speakeasy Saturday Night

The Speakeasy is happy to welcome back the Nightcaps comedy troupe and their popular adult improv comedy show SHOTS ‘N’ GIGGLES at 8 p.m. Saturday!  “The audience at our performance in March was amazing!  The energy in the room was unbelievable and the performers were feeding off that the entire night” said Brett Hitchcock director of audience development.  “It was similar to when the show was performed by The Blacklist a number of years ago which, at the time, was the most popular adult improv comedy show in town.” SHOTS ‘N’ GIGGLES The show brings improv comedy and alcohol... Read More

The FAQ Game Show Returns Saturday Night

May 24th, 2024
The FAQ Game Show Returns Saturday Night

The new game show “The FAQ” is being presented at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Rozz Tox in downtown Rock Island. Join host Andrew King as he quizzes contestants on a variety of topics in what could be described as “Antagonistic Jeopardy”. Gotcha questions, not-so physical challenges, plenty of goofs, and more, in this comedic game show. $5 Cover  Read More

Find Events On Memorial Day Weekend In Iowa And Illinois With Weekend In 2 Minutes

May 24th, 2024
Find Events On Memorial Day Weekend In Iowa And Illinois With Weekend In 2 Minutes

It’s Memorial Day weekend, and you can enjoy plenty of events going on during the three days off, and hear all about them in this week’s Weekend in 2 Minutes podcast! Listen to the podcast that gives you a rundown of cool stuff going on in and around the Quad-Cities over the coming weekend!      Read More

Laugh With Austin Goes To Austin At Rock Island’s Circa ’21 Speakeasy

May 23rd, 2024
Laugh With Austin Goes To Austin At Rock Island's Circa '21 Speakeasy

Join local comedian, Austin Ingels, in his farewell show to the Quad Cities at Rock Island’s Speakeasy Friday night! Austin will be moving to Austin, TX. Austin has been a popular comedian in the Quad Cities and surrounding communities for years, and we’re sorry to see him leave. Let’s pack the house and send Austin off in style! Austin’s asked some of his friends to join him on the stage including JD Spetts and Aloe Mean. The show will be hosted by Chris Starman, another popular local comedian! Doors open 7 and the show begins at 8. Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 the... Read More

Spring Forward And Rock Island Schools Offering Summer Camps

May 21st, 2024
Spring Forward And Rock Island Schools Offering Summer Camps

Spring Forward and Rock Island Milan School District #41 are partnering to offer enrichment camps for all of our elementary school students at three sites. These five-week camps will offer students a blend of academics, enrichment, and adventures. Slots are filling up so register your student now!  Read More

Show Your Pride June 1

May 19th, 2024
Show Your Pride June 1

QC Unity Pride is thrilled to unveil the date for our much-anticipated Annual QC UNITY Pride Parade: June 1st, 2024. This spectacular parade stands as a beacon of unity, as it traverses across the Mississippi River and bridges bi-state lines, from Downtown Davenport, IA leading into the 2024 Quad Cities Pride Festival at Schwiebert Riverfront Park in Rock Island, IL. We’re joining together the vibrant communities of the Quad Cities on both sides of the Mississippi River this year for the parade route. Come celebrate diversity, inclusivity, and the spirit of togetherness with us. Learn more: PRIDE... Read More

Revive Rock Island Market Hits the Park TOMORROW!

May 18th, 2024
Revive Rock Island Market Hits the Park TOMORROW!

It’s time for the Revive Rock Island – Spring Market Fest, where unique vendors from around Rock Island and beyond come together for a day full of shopping! May 19 – Schwiebert Park Learn more here: REVIVE ROCK ISLAND In  Read More

Get Dark on June 1

May 18th, 2024
Get Dark on June 1

Wake Brewing is joining forces with Ground Pounder Hot Sauces to host The Dark Market on Saturday, June 1, from 12-4pm. Join us at the brewery in Rock Island for a day of collective creativity coming together to celebrate the awesome art being produced in all corners of the QCA. Vendors will set up and sell on our patio and Justin’s Tacos will be serving from his food truck that day too! We have this list so far and are adding vendors daily…if you’re interested in vending, reach out to Debbie at wakebrewingcvlt@gmail.com – we will see you in June! Ground Pounder Hot Sauces Death... Read More

Shop Local with the Rock Island Artists’ Market

May 18th, 2024
Shop Local with the Rock Island Artists’ Market

The Rock Island Artists’ Market will be held the second Sunday of every month, June through October at Skeleton Key Art & Antiques, 520 18th Street, Rock Island! Are you an artist or maker? Join then for the 2024 season! You can find the detail and application at www.skeletonkeyqc.com under the Rock Island Artists’ Market tab. Learn more: ROCK ISLAND ARTIST’S MARKET  Read More

Rock Island’s Hauberg Holding Native Plant Sale May 18-19

May 17th, 2024
Rock Island's Hauberg Holding Native Plant Sale May 18-19

Hosted by Guardians of the Prairie and Forest & Mariposa Design, enjoy the annual Native Plant Sale at Hauberg Estate, 1300 24th St., Rock Island! Native trees, shrubs & perennials – over 100 different species. We will post plant list as they get finalized. Proceeds Benefiting restoration at the estate. Saturday, May 18 – 9am-4pm Sunday, May 19 – 10am-4pm Learn more: NATIVE PLANT SALE    Read More