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Don’t Get A Heartache Tonight! Eagles Tribute Coming To Illinois’ Circa ’21 TONIGHT!

September 29th, 2022
Don't Get A Heartache Tonight! Eagles Tribute Coming To Illinois' Circa '21 TONIGHT!

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Circa ’21 Dinner Playhouse in downtown Rock Island is thrilled to welcome back 7 BRIDGES: THE ULTIMATE EAGLES EXPERIENCE for one show on Thursday, September 29th. The show SOLD OUT last year and the audience LOVED IT so make reservations early! Doors open at 6:00 and the music begins at 7:15. Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 the day of the show. Tickets can be reserved by calling the Circa ’21 ticket office at 309-786-7733, Ext. 2 or at the theatre located at 1828 3rd Avenue in Rock Island. ONLINE RESERVATIONS THROUGH THE CIRCA 21 WEBSITE ARE NOT AVAILABLE... Read More

North of 40 Playing Outdoors At Rock Island’s Schwiebert Park TONIGHT!

September 29th, 2022
North of 40 Playing Outdoors At Rock Island's Schwiebert Park TONIGHT!

Thursday Night Groove rocks Schwiebert Park every Thursday night through fall! The free concert schedule in downtown Rock Island includes: 9/29 North of 40 10/6 Piso’s Cure – Sponsored by The Arc of the Quad Cities Area 10/13 Class of ’82 – Sponsored by The Arc of the Quad Cities Area 10/20 Rain Date if needed For more visit THURSDAY NIGHT GROOVE  Read More

Rock Island’s Igor’s Bistro Is So Good It’s Scary

September 28th, 2022
Rock Island's Igor's Bistro Is So Good It's Scary

The first iteration of Igor graced the silver screens in 1933. Today Igor has been in some variation of different personas in many different classic horror movies as a bumbling and loyal assistant to mad scientist and evil monsters. However, Igor’s Bistro in Rock Island (next to Saukie Golf Course) offers up something much different than a campy horror movie. You could say its less B-Movie and more Blockbuster hit. Although I wasn’t invited into the kitchen I’m sure that they aren’t cooking up meals in a bubbling cauldron, and Chef Rick, isn’t a mad scientist,... Read More

‘Star Wars’ Trivia Visiting A Galaxy Near You TONIGHT At Rock Island Library

September 27th, 2022
'Star Wars' Trivia Visiting A Galaxy Near You TONIGHT At Rock Island Library

Zoom into a new galaxy of trivia tonight! Show off your knowledge of all things Star Wars with this fast-paced trivia game for  all ages. The entire family is welcome! Sept. 27, from 5 to 6 pm, at the Rock Island Library Southwest Branch, 9010 Ridgewood Road. If the force is with you, you could win prizes and bragging rights!  Read More

Benefit to Support Jackie Celske Slated for October 22

September 26th, 2022
Benefit to Support Jackie Celske Slated for October 22

Jackie Celske, Augie grad and devoted Quad Citizen, has battled a host of autoimmune diseases for 16 years. After two unsuccessful surgeries that required her to quit her job earlier this year, Jackie recently began an experimental immunotherapy in Boynton Beach, FL. Oncologist and hematologist, Dr. Maharaj, has discovered that Jackie’s immune system is rapidly deteriorating, causing persistent inflammation in her nervous system, significant pain and organ damage. This new treatment will hopefully restore her immune cell function so she can get back to her life in the QC – pain free. Unfortunately,... Read More

Terranium Building Class Offered October 8

September 26th, 2022
Terranium Building Class Offered October 8

TERRARIUM BUILDING CLASS 10.8.22 SATURDAY 11AM-12PM $30 PER PERSON $27 FOR MEMBERS AGES 16+ TICKETS: TERRANIUM BUILDING CLASS Create your own “garden under glass” and learn about the magical world of terrariums in this class – led by our in-house terrarium connoisseurs, Heather and Sue! We will provide the plants, a 1-gallon closed terrarium container, and the necessary layers of terrarium base. Bring your own decorations to put in your terrarium, including special rocks, figurines, shells, trinkets, etc. Note: Items should be able to withstand damp conditions. No terrarium building experience... Read More

Augustana College presents: Chill on the Hill music festival

September 25th, 2022
Augustana College presents: Chill on the Hill music festival

For a second year in a row, Augustana College invites the community to Chill on the Hill music festival at the Anderson Pavilion on campus Sept. 25. The free event will feature local bands the White Tornado and Subatlantic. The music will begin at 2:30 p.m. Bring a picnic basket and enjoy some lawn games. Seating is first-come, first-served. Bring a blanket or lawn chairs. The White Tornado is the piano-playing, songwriting alter ego of the mild-mannered Dr. Bill Peterson. The indie rock band Subatlantic features Augustana’s Dr. Adam Kaul and fellow musicians Rebecca Rice, Sean Chapman and Phil... Read More

Fall Into Some Fun This Week With Your Iowa And Illinois FUN10!

September 25th, 2022
Fall Into Some Fun This Week With Your Iowa And Illinois FUN10!

Time to fall into some fun in the Illinois and Iowa Quad-Cities! It’s Sunday, and QuadCities.com proudly presents Fun10, a list of the top 10 things to do in the Quad Cities this week, and every week! Every Sunday, we drop a new Fun10, to give you a head start on your week and a heads up on what’s going on over the coming seven days. Check out Fun10 every Sunday for the details on ten awesome events happening around town. It’s a cool read, and a great way to get started planning your entertainment for the week. Fun10 — ten ways for you to have fun in the Quad-Cities, this week and every... Read More

Quad Cities Youth Music & Art Rescheduled for October 8

September 24th, 2022
Quad Cities Youth Music & Art Rescheduled for October 8

QC Rock Academy is partnering with other local youth arts programs for a showcase of the area’s top talent in music, theater, dance, visual arts and more. The event is now being held on October 8! FEATURING: QC Rock Academy bands and solo performers Dynamic Status Gems (dance group) Spotlight Theater ……and more TBA SPONSORS: Rock Island Parks & Recreation Quad City Arts River Music Experience I-Rock 93.5FM Iowa Rock n Roll Music Association The Kelly Team at Ruhl & Ruhl Realtors Illinois Casualty Company Urban Balance Therapy & Consulting Primetime Apparel & Promotions BBG... Read More

Rocky Horror Seduces Rock Island October 21-30

September 24th, 2022
Rocky Horror Seduces Rock Island October 21-30

That sweet transvestite is back this October with his motley crew! On the way to visit an old college professor, two clean cut kids, Brad Majors and his fiancée Janet Weiss, get caught in a storm and end up at the home of a mad transvestite scientist, Dr Frank ‘n’ Furter, who is in the midst of one of his maniacal experiments! WARNING: The Rocky Horror Show is not recommended for the easily offended. This show deals with MATURE subject matters in an IMMATURE way!! If sex, drugs, rock & roll, adultery, cross-dressing, aliens and above all, SHOW TUNES are not your cup of tea, this... Read More