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Have a Tasty Time in LeClaire this Weekend

January 18th, 2019

It’s no secret that a trip to LeClaire can be a very tasty experience. Here is your chance to sample it all! Taste of LeClaire returns to Cody Road this Saturday Jan 19! From 1 – 4 p.m. enjoy tasting all that LeClaire has to offer! Receive a free sample of food and/or beverages from various shops, restaurants and bars. Discover the many great taste of LeClaire at this FREE event! Here are just a few of the participating businesses at this year’s event: The Artswork – LeClaire – homemade cracker sample from The Crane & Pelican Cafe Aunt Hatties – What BBQ & Bar Bamboobabyboutique... Read More

32nd Annual Tug Fest Providing Fun for the Whole Family!

August 6th, 2018

Two states. One river. The only sporting event that closes the Mighty Mississippi down. It’s time for Tug Fest! The 32nd Annual Tug Fest is happening in Port Byron, Illinois and LeClaire, Iowa this weekend! Thursday Aug 9 through Saturday Aug 11 each of the two cities will have a plethora of family-friendly activities planned. On Saturday, the nationally famous bi-state Tug-of-War will take place! It began in 1987, with ten 20-member tug teams pulling with all of their strength on a 2,700-foot, 680 lb. rope that spans the Mississippi River between LeClaire, Iowa and Port Byron, Illinois. Each... Read More

Round 2: Food Truck Fight Back with a Vengeance!

June 21st, 2018

The Ultimate Grudge Match Food Truck Fight is back! After last year’s great success, Food Truck Fight is returning to LeClaire! On Saturday June 23, the LeClaire Levee will transform into the biggest collection of competing food trucks in the Quad Cities Area. Admission to this awesome event is only $5 (kids 12 and under are free). Upon entering, each individual will be given a voting token. There are only 2,000 voting tokens, so get there early! Starting at noon, the food trucks will all be offering $2 samples for voting purposes. Pick your favorite food truck and place your token in the appropriate... Read More

Hops Into Shops With Hops

May 17th, 2018

There’s a new event coming to historic downtown LeClaire this weekend Shops with Hops is happening Saturday May 19 from 3-6 p.m. in downtown LeClaire. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/shops-with-hops-tickets-44572445384. Must be 21 and over to attend this event. Come stroll through LeClaire’s downtown boutiques and sample craft beers from some of the best breweries around. You will receive your own unique 5 oz. taster glass to sample each craft beer and to take home as a souvenir. Enjoy delicious craft beers from Backpocket Brewing, Galena Brewing... Read More

Hop To LeClaire For The Wine Hop

April 26th, 2018

Are you ready to hop downtown LeClaire? That’s right, it’s time for LeClaire Wine Hop! The 4th Annual LeClaire Wine Hop is happening this Saturday Apr 28 from 4-7 p.m. in Downtown Historic LeClaire. Must be 21 or over to participate. Purchase your tickets for only $20 at 129 Wine Bar (129 N Cody Rd LeClaire) during their business hours for your commemorative Wine Hop wine glass and access to samples of amazing wine and food at 18 great LeClaire shops! Samples include stops with beer and spirits, too! Stops on the Wine Hop this year: Aunt Hattie’s/Go Fish, Bela, Bierstube, Blue Iguana, Crane... 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

Take A Bite Out Of Apple Fest

October 5th, 2017

Are you looking for a family-friendly fall event this weekend? Then head to LeClaire for Apple Fest on the River! This Sunday, Oct 8 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. the LeClaire Levee will be celebrating all things pertaining to fall, with their Apple Fest on the River. Apples, apple cider and a variety of homemade food items will be featured at this event. The LeClaire Lions Club will also be selling chili, hot dogs, chili dogs and pork chop sandwiches. And don’t forget about the kettle corn! It wouldn’t be a true fall celebration without a truckload of pumpkins and gourds! A wide variety of unique... Read More

Tally Ho! British Heartland Auto Fest Drives Into LeClaire

August 3rd, 2017

A car show like none other is hitting the Quad Cities Area this weekend, and you won’t want to miss it! The Quad Cities British Auto Club is hosting their annual Heartland British Autofest! On Saturday Aug in LeClaire. The show starts at 9 a.m. and the judging will begin at 12 p.m. Awards will be handed out for the best cars in numerous categories at 3 p.m. There is no admission cost for the viewing public. This car show will display some of the area’s greatest British cars from makers such as Jaguar, MG, Mini, Triumph and many more. Many activities will be available for the entire family.... Read More

It’s Time For A Culinary Throwdown!

June 8th, 2017

Food fight! Wait, Food Truck Fight! That’s right, the Quad Cities’ first ever Food Truck Fight is coming to LeClaire! On Saturday June 10, the LeClaire Levee/Pavilion will transform into the biggest collection of competing food trucks the Quad Cities have ever seen. Admission to this awesome event is only $5 (kids 12 and under are free). Upon entering, each individual will be given a voting chip. Starting at noon, the food trucks will all be offering small samples for voting purposes, in addition to their regular menu items for purchase. Voting will end at 6 p.m. and the winner will be announced... Read More

Alert Huff And Doback! It’s Time For The LeClaire Wine Hop!

April 28th, 2017

It is officially time for the 2017 LeClaire Wine Hop! This year’s Wine Hop is the largest one, yet! On Saturday, April 29 there will be fourteen participating locations that will be serving wine samples and food. From 4-7pm you can taste all the local fare while shopping at your favorite LeClaire shops and boutiques. Tickets for the event are $20, and must be purchased at 129 (129 N Cody Road LeClaire). Cash only. Make sure to check out the LeClaire Wine Hop Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/leclairewinehop/ for more information and announcements. Time to get your wine on!  Read More