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Ride Down To The Low Rider Show

May 29th, 2018

Are you ready to kick off the 3rd season of Mercado on Fifth?! This Friday Jun 1 from 5-9 p.m. head to Mercado on Fifth, located down Moline at 5th Avenue and 12th Street, for an evening filled with food, vendors, live music and a Low-Rider Car Show! Admission is free and most vendors accept cash only. Mercado on Fifth, an open-air market is family friendly and provides many activities for kids, including face painting and bounce houses. Whether you are looking for fresh produce, handmade crafts or merchandise from local businesses you will find it all! This Friday the party kicks off with Mercado... Read More

Day Of The Dead Rising Again

October 26th, 2017

Are you ready to celebrate Día de Los Muerto? There’s no better place to celebrate the Day of the Dead than the Quad Cities’ very own open-air market, Mercado on Fifth! This Friday Oct 27 from 5-9 p.m. Mercado on Fifth will be hosting their last Friday night open-air market with a Day of the Dead celebration! Performances by the Crooked Cactus Band and Danza de Santa Maria will put everyone in a festive mood. Vendors will be onsite for all of your purchasing needs, as well. Starting at 6 p.m. at the Boys and Girls Teen Center, the movie Book of Life will be playing for all to enjoy. Bring... Read More

Keith Urban, Haunted Happenings And More In Moline Centre

October 26th, 2016

Country music superstar, Keith Urban, rides into the iWireless Center on October 27 at 7:30 p.m. Urban has released a total of nine studio albums and has charted 37 singles on the US Hot Country Songs chart, 19 of which have gone to #1. Special guests Brett Eldredge and Maren Morris will be joining him on stage, so make your reservations today. Just a reminder that this Friday, October 28, Mercado on Fifth will celebrate Day of the Dead. The open air market runs from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. where they will have traditional catrina dolls, alters on display and candy skulls!  Face painters will... Read More

Gallagher, Daniel O’Donnell Bring Irish Music, Melons And More to Downtown Moline

October 20th, 2016

Funny men Gallagher and Artie Fletcher bring their “Jokes on You Tour” to the iWireless Center on October 22 at 7:30 p.m.  Known as the famous watermelon smasher, Gallagher literally invented the television stand-up comedy special.  Boasting 3,500 live shows to capacity crowds he was the #1 comedian in ticket sales for almost 15 years.  Also joining him will be The Fry Daddies. The Moline Township Activity Center (MAC) will hold a Trivia Night on October 21 beginning at 4:30. First place winner will receive $200, while second place brings in $100!  Come enjoy $5 food baskets,... Read More

Mallards’ Return Headlines Downtown Moline Events This Week

October 13th, 2016

The return of the Quad City Mallards to the I wireless center ice is among the “cool” things going on in downtown Moline Centre this weekend. Plan to attend the Mercado on Fifth open air market this Friday, October 14, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, there will be special performances by Grupo Innstinto, Quad City Ballet Folklorico and the Glenview Middle School Mariachi Band. Lowrider cars will also be on display as well as the regular vendors and food trucks for shopping and eating. The puck drops on October 14 at 7:00 p.m. as the Quad City Mallards kick... Read More

Thrash metal, Ballet, Open Air Shopping And More On Tap In Moline Centre

October 4th, 2016

American thrash metal band, Megadeth, slams into the iWireless Center on October 7 at 6:00 p.m.  The band has sold 50 million records worldwide, earned platinum certification in the United States for five of its fifteen studio albums and has received eleven Grammys. Special guests Amon Amarth, Suicidal Tendencies, Metal Church and Butcher Babies will be on board, so reserve your tickets today by calling 764-2001. It’s all about the DANCE!  Academy for the Performing Arts is in the process of accepting new students, from tots to teens.  Dance classes include ballet, jazz and tap.  The... Read More

Put Some Salsa and Oktoberfest Into Your Weekend In Moline Centre

September 29th, 2016

Are you ready for the greatest Beer Festival in the Quad Cities?  Bierstube hosts two weekends of Oktoberfest on September 30/October 1 and October 7/8.  Dig out those lederhosen and head down to the Stube for traditional German beer, food, games, prizes and live music direct from Austria. Don’t forget to stop by Moline’s new open air market, Mercado on Fifth, on September 30 and October 8.  Shop for healthy produce and unique items, learn about the culture of the area and even watch a movie on their outdoor patio.  The Mercado will be open from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. every Friday... Read More

ArtsyBug And More On Events Tap For Downtown Moline

August 25th, 2016

With school just around the corner, why not bring the entire family together one more time before the chaos begins? Moline Centre is offering a handful of activities to achieve that purpose this weekend. ArtsyBug Studio will be hosting Family Day on August 27.  Learn how to paint a purple dinosaur, a tiny turtle or a masterpiece of your choice as their experienced instructors guide you through the painting process.  Call and make your reservations today. There’s a new and exciting event coming to Moline Centre. Mercado on Fifth, is an open-air market, that will bring local residents, vendors... Read More

Mercado Open Air Market Opens In Moline Friday

August 24th, 2016

Mercado on Fifth, an open-air market in the Floreciente neighborhood in downtown Moline, is opening to the public on Friday. The Grand Opening, which will include a ribbon cutting ceremony by Lee Vasquez from the Greater Quad Cities Hispanic Chamber, is scheduled for Friday, August 26 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Visitors will enjoy fresh produce, prepared foods, live music, and entertainment for all ages including live music by The Crooked Cactus Band from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m., food vendors including El Mariachi, Divine Soul2Soul, Hacienda, Streets of Italy Pizza, What’s Poppin Popcorn, and many more,... Read More