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BREAKING: Quad-Cities to Host Diamond Anniversary of International Softball Tourney

March 23rd, 2021

BREAKING NEWS: The International Softball Congress (ISC) will return to the Quad-Cities to celebrate its Diamond Anniversary at the 75th Annual ISC Men’s Fastball World Tournament on August 14-21, 2021. Due to ongoing effects of the pandemic and future unknowns associated with it, the 2021 ISC World Tournament will move from its scheduled site in Kitchener, Ontario, to Sheridan Meadows Park in Eldridge, Iowa, according to Visit Quad Cities. “With the potential travel restrictions and the impacts on sponsorships and volunteers in the Kitchener area, the host committee suggested to us that... Read More

Shine On Quad Cities

September 15th, 2020

2020 has certainly presented many challenges and small businesses have been greatly affected.  Ballroom by Nick presents SHINE ON Quad Cities: a thrilling night of competitive dance starring some of the biggest influencers in the Quad Cities! Shine On Quad Cities takes place this Thursday Sep 17 from 6 – 10 p.m. at the Eldridge Community Center (400 S 16th Avenue Eldridge). The party starts at with the VIP Cocktail Party from 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. with complimentary wine, beer, and heavy hors d’oeuvres catered by the Phoenix. Dress to impress and wear your best mask because there will be a Best... Read More

Eldridge Takes the Beats to the Streets

July 21st, 2020

Enjoy a free, fun-filled, family night out this Wednesday! Eldridge-North Scott Chamber of Commerce will be hosting July’s Beat in the Street this Wednesday Jul 22 from 6 – 9 p.m. along South 4th Avenue in Eldridge. Come out for a great night of music, food vendors, free bounce house and the Quad Cities Cruisers Car Show! Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy live 50’s and 60’s rock music from The Tailfins. Health-safety measures will be in place for Beat in the Street. Here is a statement from the organizers: “After much deliberation, the North Scott Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors... Read More

10 Fun Things To Do Week of July 19th: Cars, Bikes, Tractors and MORE!

July 19th, 2020

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’ll 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. As the current health situation in our country continues to force the cancellation of so many regularly scheduled events in the Quad Cities, we are once again... Read More

Eldridge’s Grace Bjustrom Wins 2020 Evans Scholarship

May 18th, 2020

DAVENPORT—Grace Bjustrom of Eldridge has been named as the 2020 recipient of the Thomas K. Evans Memorial Scholarship. Bjustrom, a soon-to-be graduate of North Scott High School (Eldridge), will receive $5,000 toward tuition, room and board at Iowa State University (Ames), where she plans to study agricultural engineering and marketing in the fall. “Grace has an impressive academic record, and she wowed us with her involvement in STEM activities. She also has met significant challenges in her life with much determination and the will to succeed. We are so pleased to present her with this year’s... Read More

Countryside Community Theatre Cancels Summer Shows

May 13th, 2020

Countryside Community Theatre has joined the host of area venues canceling their summer slate due to concerns about covid-19. The Eldridge-based group released the following statement on Facebook today: We are sad to announce that our Summer 2020 shows, The Music Man and The Fantasticks, will not be happening this summer due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. The health and safety of our performers, stage crew, musicians, patrons, and volunteers are of the utmost importance to us, and we know that this is the right decision for Countryside Community Theatre. We hope to announce our 2021 Season as soon... Read More

Have Some Summer Time Blues Fun in Eldridge This Weekend

July 12th, 2019

The Eldridge Summer Festival, themed Summer Time Blues, is officially here! Friday Jul 12 and Saturday Jul 13, the city of Eldridge will transform into a magical celebration of fun! Between the Moonlight Chase, live music, parade and more there will be plenty for the entire family to enjoy!   Here is a full schedule of events for this 2-day festival:   Friday 6:30pm – 9:30pm:     LIVE MUSIC on 2nd Street from 10 of Soul   Saturday 7:00am – 10:00am:   Lion’s Club Pancake Breakfast 9:00am – 4:00pm:    Maker & Vendor Market in the River Valley Co-Op... Read More

Light Up the Night at Eldridge Summer Festival

July 13th, 2018

The Eldridge Summer Festival, themed Light Up the Night, is officially here! Saturday Jul 14 the city of Eldridge will transform into a magical celebration of fun! Between the Moonlight Chase, live music, parade and more there will be plenty for the entire family to enjoy!   Here is a full schedule for Friday Jul 14: 7-10 a.m.                          Lion’s Club Pancake Breakfast 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.           10 Year Celebration at Grand Haven- Live Bands, Car Show and more! 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                Vintage + Makers Market at Eldridge... Read More

Get Hot With The Crawfish Boil At North Scott Foods

October 20th, 2017

Not a fan of the cooler weather we have been having? Would you rather be enjoying some Cajun gumbo and a Crawfish Boil? Then you are in luck! North Scott Foods, located at 425 E LeClaire Rd in Eldridge, is holding their Inaugural Crawfish Boil and Seafood Sale this Saturday Oct 21! That’s right, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. (while supplies last) they will be cooking up some fresh boiled crawfish and homemade chicken and sausage gumbo! For $9.99 you will receive a large scoop of crawfish, mini corn on the cob, red potatoes and whole mushrooms (serves 1-2). A half lb. container of homemade gumbo is... Read More

Eldridge Summer Festival Shining Under The Light Of The Moon

July 7th, 2017

The Eldridge Summer Festival, themed Under the Light of the Moon, is officially here! Friday July 7 and Saturday July 8 the city of Eldridge will transform into a magical celebration of fun! Between the Moonlight Chase, talent shows, parade and more there will be plenty for the entire family to enjoy! Here is a full schedule for Friday July 7 and Saturday July 8: Friday July 7 7 p.m.                                        Talent Contest at NS High School   Saturday July 8 7-10 a.m.                                 Lion’s... Read More