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Blue Cat Sold, Closing For Remodel In Two Weeks

August 17th, 2018

EXCLUSIVE – Rock Island’s Blue Cat Brew Pub, one of the first brew pubs opened in the Quad-Cities in 1994, has been sold, sources that asked not to be identified said Friday. The restaurant and brewery, in the heart of the District, at 113 18th St., was sold to an unnamed buyer this week and will be closed down two weeks from now, the source noted. The pub will not be closed for good and will instead be shut for “a significant remodeling,” the source said. “From what I hear, they’re going to put a lot of money into it and it’s going to look really cool,” the source added. A grand... Read More

Looking For A Great Beer After Some Golf At The John Deere?

July 13th, 2018

There’s nothing quite as refreshing and fun on a summer day than hitting the links and having a few beverage afterwards, and for those playing and watching during the John Deere Classic, running through Sunday at Deere Run Golf Course in Moline, there are plenty of great options to check out local brew pubs. Here are a few to grab a couple of beverages at after hitting the greens: Bent River, 1413 5th Ave., Moline, is right in the middle of the vibrant downtown Moline scene, which offers a great array of fine local restaurants, the ambiance of the river walk, and of course plenty of clubs... Read More

A Rebellion Anniversary Is Brewing…

May 1st, 2018

Calling all beer lovers! Come celebrate Rebellion Brew Haus’ 2nd Anniversary this weekend while enjoying some amazing beverages! Rebellion Brew Haus, located at 1529 3rd Avenue Moline, is celebrating their 2nd Anniversary in style from Wednesday May 2 through Saturday May 5! Come enjoy a HUGE selection of delicious, rare and amazing beers! The beers selected for this one-of-a-kind celebration were done with quite the precision. Some of the kegs were hard to obtain, may no longer be in production and were all chosen just for this occasion! They were loved by lots and anticipated by local beer... Read More

Pints For Preservation Is Drinky Fun For A Good Cause

August 18th, 2016

Pints for Preservation, a party featuring adult beverages thrown for a great cause (as if getting together with friends to drink adult beverages isn’t?) is taking place 5:30 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20 at Niabi Zoo, 13010 Niabi Zoo Rd, Coal Valley. It’s a beer and wine tasting, it’s a food tasting, and it’s a way you can help out the zoo with its costs and helping to maintain the animals’ homes while sampling over 50 beverages from: Southern Italy Imports Bent River Brewing Great River Brewery Kalona Brewing Shock Top Brewing Potosi Brewing Lionstone Brewing Green Tree Brewery Millstream... Read More