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Let’s Hear Some Applause for Paws!

January 16th, 2019

An all-ages family-friendly magic show that helps raise funds for a great cause? Let’s hear some Applause for Paws! King’s Harvest Pet Rescue No Kill Shelter will hold its first “Applause for Paws” fundraiser this Sunday Jan 20 from 2 – 5 p.m. at The Establishment (220 19th Street Rock Island). Direct from Las Vegas, and Quad Cities favorite, The Magic of David Casas, stars in this all ages family friendly magic show! The show will feature mind-blowing magic, hilarious family friendly comedy and plenty of audience interaction. David Casas has been entertaining audiences for over 20 years... Read More

What’s The Good News For January?

January 16th, 2019

There’s always positive news happening in the Quad-Cities, and we here at QuadCities.com, in collaboration with KWQC-TV6’s “Paula Sands Live,” are happy to bring it to you! Every month we team up to present What’s The Good News? It’s a column on our website that promotes cool things happening in the Q-C that are positive and upbeat. In conjunction with the release of the column, I, Sean Leary, appear on “Paula Sands Live” to talk about the awesome good deeds of our local folks. Ready to get some good news? Let’s get started…   Well Suited For Success   Quad-Citian... Read More

Abracadabra! Casas Appearing At Prairie Players

September 11th, 2018

Prairie Players Civic Theatre announced today that they will bring magician David Casas and his show The Magic of David Casas to Galesburg for one performance only on September 16th at 2:00pm. Tristan Taspcott said, “We loved having David’s family friendly here last season and we are thrilled to be having him back!” “David is like having a little slice of Vegas right here in the Midwest,” he added. Iowa’s premier magician David Casas has been entertaining audiences for over 20 years with his award winning magic. From Chicago, to Las Vegas, David’s unique and cutting edge style... Read More

Street Magic With David Casas

August 15th, 2018

Quad-Cities and Muscatine area magician David Casas has proven himself a master of magic and illusion, and in this series, co-hosted with Sean Leary, Casas takes to the streets of the Q-C and Muscatine to showcase his skills for amazed participants and viewers. Will you be a part of his street magic? Keep an eye out for Casas, and keep your eyes on this series for some amazing and entertaining magic!  Read More

David Casas Bringing His Magic To Princeton

January 25th, 2018

The Magic of David Casas presents his award winning magic show for the first time to Princeton, IL. The event will be held at Festival 56 on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 7:30 pm. Cost for the show is $18 in advance, $20 at the door. Kids 10 and under $12. For tickets visit www.Festival56.com, or call 815- 879- 5656. The show will feature David’s award winning dove act, family friendly comedy, and plenty of audience interaction. Also included, is a special meet and greet opportunity with David Casas after the show. Bring out the entire family for this all ages family friendly one of a kind must... Read More

Battle Of Credit Island Brings Disc Golfers To Q-C

August 25th, 2017

Calling all disc golf enthusiasts and professionals! It is time for Iron Lion’s 3rd Battle of Credit Island! This year’s Battle of Credit Island is happening on Sunday Aug 27 with a tee off time of 9:30 a.m. at Credit Island Park in Davenport. This PDGA Sanctioned C-Tier event will consist two rounds of eighteen holes. Registration fees vary based on skill level. Pro Entry is $45, Advanced $35, Intermediate $30 and Recreational $30. An optional $5 Ace Fund is also available. Non-current PDGA members will add $10 to their fees. Three players are needed to open any division. To register online,... Read More

Gumbo Ya Ya Returning To Spice Up The District

June 9th, 2017

Time to stir up the Gumbo again. Gumbo Ya Ya,  Mardi Gras in The District, returns to downtown Rock Island Saturday, June 10, bringing the atmosphere of New Orleans to the Quad-Cities for its 25th consecutive year. A variety of New Orleans style music will be performed over the weekend including zydeco, blues, and more. Louisiana style food will also be available through various vendors and a “French Quarter” marketplace will offer gifts and novelty items. Over 500 pounds of beads will be thrown to the masses by everyone from cajun cooks to musicians to people dressed as vampires. The cost... Read More

Magician David Casas Celebrating 20 Year Anniversary!

January 20th, 2017

It’s hard to believe looking at Muscatine Native David Casas, that he has 20 years of professional entertainment under his belt. It all began back in 1997 when David was strolling around North Park Mall in Davenport, IA. He came across a kiosk where 2 magicians were demonstrating magic tricks. David had no idea that his life was about to change forever. Casas began taking magic lessons at Robert’s Magic Shop in Davenport, every Saturday morning. “Robert Whitaker was my first mentor.” “While most high school students were going to parties, dances, football games, or just hanging... Read More

Talent Factory Unveils A Family-Friendly Night of Comedy And Magic

July 29th, 2016

The Talent Factory is inviting families to come out and experience a fun, G-rated evening filled with Music, Comedy, and Magic at 7 p.m. July 30 at the factory, 1114 6th St., Nevada, Iowa. The night will feature magic, comedy and music, with Lauren, a young, up and coming vocalist and songwriter joining comedian Josh Novey in opening for magician David Casas. Casas features his award winning dove act — fast-paced magic — non-stop audience interaction and participation — and clean, family comedy. Come and be delighted as ages will be mesmerized and talk about this show long after the show... Read More

Casas Enjoying A Magical Career

July 21st, 2016

It’s a gloomy Monday morning in a coffee shop filled with sleepy drones and the only full-time magician in the Quad-Cities is performing an amazing trick – he’s making my case of the Mondays disappear. And all without two dozen pieces of flair, shrimp poppers, pizza shooters or extreme fajitas! That’s because David Casas is more than a magician, he’s a magical performer. He’s got a charm, style and panache that makes him compelling to watch on- and off-stage when he’s talking about his craft. Casas, 36, mixes self-deprecating humor and a down-to-earth persona with quicksilver sleights... Read More