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Quad Cities USA - Guide to Davenport & Bettendorf Iowa and Rock Island & Moline Illinois

Exclusive Look at the Big Swing Menu!

March 14th, 2019

We at QuadCities.com are as excited as you are for the big grand opening of the Big Swing. The new restaurant and brew pub, located in the old Blue Cat Brew Pub in downtown Rock Island, opens Friday at noon. However, QuadCities.com was given an exclusive sneak preview of the hot spot. We were stoked to see the new menu and we’re here to share it with you. Check out your site for fun, free, local entertainment later tonight for more pictures of the interior and more news on the Big Swing grand opening. And don’t forget to like and check out our Facebook page for an exclusive video preview of... Read More

Costco Wholesale Officially Opening in Davenport

October 16th, 2018

The wait is almost over! Costco has landed in the Quad Cities! Costco Wholesale officially opens the doors to their newest location, 2790 E 53rd St. Davenport, this Saturday Oct 20 at 8 a.m.! Be prepared to shop! New members who sign up for a Costco membership at the new location can receive a special offer! You can also get your membership online at https://www.costco.com/join-costco-quick.html. The new Davenport location will include all of Costco’s amazing benefits! Get discounted gas at their Gas Station or enjoy a nice lunch or dinner in the Food Court. It’s a one-stop shop for hearing... Read More

What’s The Good News? New Column Highlights POSITIVE News In The Quad Cities!

September 26th, 2018

There are millions of people around the world, every day, that do fantastic things for their communities, and thousands of those are right here in our Quad-Cities! People are helping others, coming up with charity shows and promotions, volunteering their time and efforts and talents, and doing things to make our community a terrific place to live. About a decade ago, I ran a website called www.getyourgoodnews.com, which featured nothing but all good news, all the time. When I joined up with www.quadcities.com, I brought that same ethic of journalism – reporting the good, the positive, offering... Read More

Grace Boutique Donating Proceeds From Grand Opening To JDRF

August 30th, 2018

Grace Boutique, 2507 53rd Ave., Bettendorf, will be donating a percentage of proceeds from its Grand Opening on September 20 to JDRF Quad Cities and Grace’s owner AnnMarie Mendel will be personally matching it! Grace welcomes you to join up and bring a friend or two to enjoy an exciting time exploring the Quad Cities newest plus size boutique while helping a great cause, the research into and fight against juvenile diabetes. Grace is the sister store of its neighboring boutique, Charm. The ribbon cutting starts promptly at 3 p.m. followed by store opening and festivities. The store is open 3-8... Read More

Grand Opening Poppin’ In The Village

May 3rd, 2018

Are you a popcorn fan? Then you’re going to love the newest addition to the Village of East Davenport! Come celebrate the Grand Opening of Central Market Popcorn Company (1105 Christie St. Studio A Davenport) this Saturday May 5 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the Village of East Davenport! Home to artisan popcorn, smoothies, coffee and more, Central Market Popcorn Company is guaranteed to be a hit! Don’t forget to ask about the flavor of the month! Make sure to follow them on Facebook for updates and deals at https://www.facebook.com/Central-Market-Popcorn-Company-222466231570797/. Pop on down... Read More

Tiny’s Tunes Cranks It Up For Family Fun

March 28th, 2018

Are you planning a graduation party this year? A birthday party? Reunion? Wedding? Why not call the professionals and take the stress out of the entire event? Tiny’s Tunes Entertainment is the place to go for all party-planning! This family-owned and operated one stop shop will take care of all of your event planning needs. This weekend, Tiny’s Tunes Entertainment will be unveiling their brand-new showroom for the world to see! This showroom will allow you a central location to sit down, discuss ideas and even see first-hand some of the wonderful items they utilize to ensure your special day... Read More

Get Saucy With BBQ At D’s In LeClaire

January 18th, 2018

From food trailer and catering service to restaurant and taproom, there’s a new addition to downtown LeClaire! D’s Smokin BBQ & Taphouse, located at 106 S Cody Rd LeClaire, is throwing a Grand Opening Celebration this Friday Jan 19, and you’re invited! Having officially opened on Dec 11, D’s Smokin BBQ & Taphouse is celebrating this weekend with food and drink specials along with giveaway door prizes. D’s offers some of the best BBQ around, along with a unique self-pour 20 tap craft beer system! They also offer catering to businesses, events and weddings. They also travel to local... Read More

Rhythm City’s New Venue Is A Huge Upgrade

June 16th, 2016

I’m not a big casino guy. I can count on two hands the number of times I’ve gone to casinos to actually gamble, and every single one of those instances was at the insistence of one of my friends. That said, if you are a casino person, you’re going to love the new Rhythm City Casino venue. And if you’re like me, and lukewarm at best on the casinos, you’ll still enjoy the other amenities quite a bit. I was invited to a special sneak preview of the venue at 7077 Elmore Ave., last Sunday, along with the contractors, construction workers, employees and their families, who were there to see... Read More

Rhythm City’s New Venue Opens Thursday

June 15th, 2016

The Rhythm City Casino has bid bon voyage to its spot on the river and has moved to an impressive, and huge, new venue at 7077 Elmore Ave., Davenport, which will hold its grand opening at 6 p.m. Thursday. (QuadCities.com entertainment columnist Sean Leary offers his review of the new venue here.) If you’re there when the doors open you can get a free Souvenir Grand Opening Chip Key Chain – available only while supplies last. But your luck may not stop with a free key fob, you can also enter into a contest for the $250,000 Sizzlin’ Hot Summer Giveaway and be entered to win hourly prizes like... Read More