Thursday - August 22, 2019
Quad Cities USA - Guide to Davenport & Bettendorf Iowa and Rock Island & Moline Illinois
 

Peace, Love, and the Joy of Music: Ellis Kell’s Birthday Bash

August 20th, 2019

Come celebrate the Birthday and life of Ellis Kell with a two-day vinyl record sale and musical swap meet! Peace, Love, and the Joy of Music: Ellis Kell’s Birthday Bash will take place on Friday Aug 23 from 4 – 8 p.m. and Saturday Aug 24 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the RiverCenter (136 E 3rd Street Davenport). Multiple vendors will be selling vinyl albums, amps, instruments, and other musical wares, all while being serenaded by sets from local musicians and guest DJ’s that knew and loved Ellis.  A portion of all proceeds will benefit The Karli Rose Kell Music Scholarship Fund, River Music... Read More

OMG Beckyfest Returns to Downtown Davenport with Handmade, Vintage, & Kid Vendors

August 15th, 2019

Crafted QC will be hosting its fifth indie arts festival, OMG Beckyfest, Friday, August 23, 6-9 PM and Saturday, August 24, 10 AM-4 PM,  in the Great Hall of the RiverCenter, Downtown Davenport, IA. This FREE shopping event features over 120 vendors from the QC and all over the Midwest selling unique handcrafted items and vintage finds. Twelve kid makers will have their own booths with handmade items ranging from sewn cat toys, to green cleaning products, to original paintings. Concessions, including alcoholic beverage sales, are being provided by the RiverCenter.   Live acoustic music... Read More

Goo Goo Dolls Dizzying Up Adler Theater

July 24th, 2019

Multi-platinum, four-time GRAMMY-nominated rock band Goo Goo Dolls have announced they will be embarking on a nationwide headlining tour in support of their forthcoming album, Miracle Pill (Warner Records). The tour will make a stop at the Adler Theatre in Davenport on Wednesday, November 6 at 8:00 p.m. Joining them on the tour will be special guests, The Unlikely Candidates. Tickets ($39.50, $49.50, $59.50, $79.50) will go on sale to the general public this Friday, July 26 at 10:00 a.m. at the Adler Theatre Box Office (136 E. 3rd St.) and online at Ticketmaster.com. For more information on... Read More

Kris Kristofferson and The Strangers Hitting Adler Theater

July 23rd, 2019

Kris Kristofferson & The Strangers will perform at the Adler Theatre in Davenport on Wednesday, November 13 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, ranging from $59 to $89, will go on sale this Friday, July 26 at 10:00 a.m. at the Adler Theatre Box Office (136 E. 3rd St.) and online at Ticketmaster.com. Heralded as an artist’s artist, the Country Music Hall of Fame member and three-time GRAMMY winner has recorded 30 albums and spent three decades performing concerts all over the world.  Kristofferson is a winner of the prestigious Johnny Mercer Award from the Songwriter Hall of Fame, and has been... Read More

Texas Tenors Treating Fans At Adler Theater

July 16th, 2019

THE TEXAS TENORS will perform at the Adler Theatre in Davenport on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets, ranging from $35 to $65, can be purchased in person the Adler Theatre Box Office (136 E. 3rd St.) or online at Ticketmaster.com. Tickets will go on sale this Friday, July 19 at 10:00 a.m. From Bruno Mars to Puccini, Marcus Collins, John Hagen and JC Fisher treat audiences to a unique blend of country, classical, Broadway and current pop music. They use breathtaking vocals, humor and a touch of cowboy charm to create an unforgettable live show. It’s easy to see why... Read More

If You Could Read His Mind, You’d See Gordon Lightfoot Stepping Into Adler

June 26th, 2019

After more than 50 active years of hit song making and international album sales well into the multi-millions, it’s safe to say that esteemed singer-songwriter and musician Gordon Lightfoot resides with some very exclusive company atop the list of all-time greats. His song catalog is incredibly vast and includes such immortals as “Early Morning Rain,” “If You Could Read My Mind,” “Carefree Highway,” “Sundown,” “(That’s What You Get) For Lovin Me,” “The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald,” “Canadian Railroad Trilogy,” “Ribbon Of Darkness,”... Read More

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live Coming To Adler Theater

June 4th, 2019

  Are you ready for some cheese? The award-winning TV comedy “Mystery Science Theater 3000” (MST3K) is coming to the Quad Cities playing the Adler Theatre in an all-new LIVE show featuring Joel Hodgson, original host and the creative vision behind the beloved TV and Netflix comedy series for more than three decades, in his final live tour. Produced by Alternaversal LLC, Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live: The Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour will play the Adler Theatre in Davenport on Sunday, November 3, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. with the never-before-screened film No Retreat, No Surrender. Tickets... Read More

Tony Bennett Show Cancelled

June 4th, 2019

The Tony Bennett concert originally scheduled for this Wednesday, June 5 at the Adler Theatre has been cancelled.  The official cause of cancellation is “scheduling conflicts,” although that’s usually code for low ticket sales and according to sources, ticket sales for the show did not live up to expectations. It’s unfortunate, because Bennett is a true classic, a great performer and his previous shows in the area have been fantastic.  Refunds will be issued via your original point of purchase. For questions concerning tickets, please contact the Adler Theatre Box Office... Read More

Recycle the Runway Reclaiming Purpose in a Throwaway World

April 15th, 2019

Recycle the Runway 2019 is back and better than ever! Dress for Success Quad Cities presents Recycle the Runway 2019, which takes place on Thursday Apr 18 from 5:30 – 9 p.m. at the RiverCenter (136 E 3rd Street Davenport). Welcoming back Royal Neighbors of America and welcoming aboard Exelon Generation Quad Cities Station as co-sponsors, Recycle the Runway is a one-of-a-kind experience where a juried selection of 10 local designers showcase runway-ready ensembles crafted from bags of recycled clothing and accessories generously donated to Dress for Success Quad Cities but deemed not quite workplace... Read More

Recycle the Runway Reclaiming Purpose in a Throwaway World

March 30th, 2019

Recycle the Runway 2019 is back and better than ever! Dress for Success Quad Cities presents Recycle the Runway 2019, which takes place on Thursday Apr 18 from 5:30 – 9 p.m. at the RiverCenter (136 E 3rd Street Davenport). Welcoming back Royal Neighbors of America and welcoming aboard Exelon Generation Quad Cities Station as co-sponsors, Recycle the Runway is a one-of-a-kind experience where a juried selection of 10 local designers showcase runway-ready ensembles crafted from bags of recycled clothing and accessories generously donated to Dress for Success Quad Cities but deemed not quite workplace... Read More

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