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Reconnect with Your Inner Couch Potato While Practicing Safe Social Distancing

March 16th, 2020

No matter what your line of work may be, it’s pretty safe to say the current obligation of ‘social distancing’ will affect all of our daily lives for the near future. But have no fear, QuadCities.com is here to help you find activities to fill that time! Do you catch yourself responding “I don’t have time to watch that,” when asked by a co-worker, friend or family member if you caught the latest episode of NCIS or saw the newest Netflix documentary? Well now is your time to shine! Take advantage of the event-free portions of your day by catching up on the latest TV Entertainment. Whether... Read More

10 Fun Things To Do Week of March 15th: Movies, Virtual Tours, Board Games and More!

March 15th, 2020

QuadCities.com proudly presents the third installment of our new feature, 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. Due to the cancellation of so many regularly scheduled events in the Quad Cities – with more coming in every hour... Read More

Get Your Jingle Java! It’s Christmas in July at Bent River!

July 19th, 2019

We’re halfway to the most wonderful time of the year, which means it’s time to celebrate by tapping everyone’s favorite holiday stout, Jingle Java! Bent River Brewing Company (1413 5th Avenue Moline) currently has the delicious holiday favorite, Jingle Java, on tap and available for growlers! In addition, there are some fun-filled holiday-related events going on this weekend. Friday Jul 19 and Saturday Jul 20, Jingle Java enthusiasts can enjoy Christmas movies on the patio, beginning at 9 p.m. both nights. Hungry? Late-night menu will also be available from 10 – midnight. Bent... Read More

Bring the Family Out for Free Summer Movies at Longview Park

May 30th, 2019

Free family fun is always nice throughout the summer. Add a good movie and some fresh air, and you’ve got a relaxing and memorable night for all to enjoy! Join Rock Island Parks and Recreation and RIA Federal Credit Union for their 2019 Summer Movies in the Park at Longview Park (1601 18th Avenue Rock Island)! This Friday Jun 1 enjoy Hotel Transylvania 3 on the big screen. Mark your calendars for Ralph Breaks the Internet on Saturday Aug 10, as well. Movies will begin at dusk. Concessions will also be available for your snacking pleasures (cash only). The first 100 kids that arrive after 7:30... Read More

61 Drive In Opens With ‘Avengers’ This Weekend

April 24th, 2019

Get ready for the big screen experience again! The Highway 61 Drive-In is opening for business this Friday! The 61 Drive In re-opens with the Avengers: Endgame and Captain Marvel showing Friday and Saturday nights starting at 8:15 p.m. The drive-in is located five miles south of Maquoketa just off exit 153. For more information, see https://www.61-driveintheatre.com/  Read More

Should You Judge Someone On Whether They Like Nickelback?

June 27th, 2018

There’s a scene in Nick Hornby’s “High Fidelity” where the lead character, played by John Cusack, asks whether or not it’s fair to judge people largely on their music tastes. So, is it? What kind of music do you like? Who are your favorite singers? What’s your favorite song? When I was younger, particularly in high school and early college, I was inclined to judge potential friends and girlfriends in large part on their musical and pop-culture tastes. Yes, I was an entertainment snob. Hard to believe, I know. In comparing preferences in music, TV shows, movies, and books, I felt... Read More

Who Will Be Nominated For Oscars?

January 22nd, 2018

The lucky nominees of the 90th Annual Academy Awards will be announced Tuesday, January 23 at 7:22pm central time. Will The Shape of Water break a record? Will The Florida Project fail to secure a Best Picture nomination? Will Sebastian Stan slide into the Best Supporting Actor category at the last minute? It’s been one of the best years for film in a decade and I am positive there will snubs and surprises galore come Tuesday morning! How do I think it will all shake down? Let’s check it out….   BEST PICTURE Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri The Shape of Water The... Read More

Get In ‘Christmas Vacation’ Mode At Mississippi River Distilling

December 21st, 2017

Nothing puts you in the holiday spirit more than a little Chevy Chase and Christmas Vacation. Except maybe enjoying the holiday classic on a distillery floor with friends! Come celebrate Christmas Eve-Eve this Saturday Dec 23 with Cocktail Cinema: Christmas Vacation! That’s right, Mississippi River Distilling Company and Cody Road Cocktail House will be showing the holiday comedy right on the distillery floor at both 7 and 9 p.m. Cocktail Cinema will provide the screen, tables, move and the drinks! All you need to bring is your friends, some food or you can order a pizza! The Mississippi River... Read More

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