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

The Last Waltz at River Music Experience

November 19th, 2018

Spend your Thanksgiving Eve with amazing live music at the River Music Experience! All Sweat Productions presents The Last Waltz, this Wednesday Nov 21 at the River Music Experience’s Redstone Room (129 N Main St. Davenport). Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. Local musicians pay tribute and play the music from, The Last Waltz, the legendary concert by The Band and documentary by Martin Scorcese. Held on Thanksgiving Day in 1976, the concert was advertised as the final performance by The Band. High profile guests joined The Band on stage, such as Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Ringo Starr,... Read More

Halloween Show at Redstone Room!

October 28th, 2018

Spend this Halloween night enjoying live music in Downtown Davenport! The place to be this Wednesday Oct 31 is the River Music Experience! Come enjoy a Halloween Show featuring live music from The Dawn, Winterland and Tripp Brothers. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show begins at 7 p.m. Put on your costume and celebrate Halloween at the Redstone Room with The Who (The Dawn), The Grateful Dead (Winterland), and Daft Punk (Tripp Brothers)! Advance tickets for the show are only $12. You can also purchase tickets at the door for $15. Must be 19 and over to attend (minors must be accompanied by a parent... Read More

RME’s Live@Five Is In Full Swing

June 5th, 2018

When the weather starts to warm up, the live outdoor music in the Quad Cities follows closely behind. That’s right, it’s time to start up the River Music Experience Friday Live@Five! Since 2010, the River Music Experience (RME) has hosted this free summer concert series in the RME Courtyard on 2nd Street in Davenport. All ages are welcome and the shows are every Friday night at 5 p.m. This Friday Jun 8 is the RME’s 14th Anniversary Block Party. Celebrate RME’s past 14 years with live music from Desert Noises (from Nashville), King of the Tramps and The Winter Blues All-Starts. 2nd Street... Read More

It’s A Deadhead’s Dream At The RME

May 10th, 2018

Come enjoy the Grateful Dead experience at the River Music Experience this weekend! This Saturday May 12 the River Music Experience (129 Main St Davenport) will be taking a step back in time with live music from Winterland, a Grateful Dead tribute band. Also enjoy opening guests, Pine Travelers. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the show begins at 9 p.m. For this very special show, Winterland will be paying tribute to the Grateful Dead’s May 12th, 1977 show in Chicago. Specializing in the Grateful Dead’s catalog and sound from 1969 through the late 1970s, Winterland pulls you back in time to a... Read More

Summer Camp: On The Road Hits RME This Weekend

January 31st, 2018

Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe will host the biggest music festival in the Midwest this Memorial Day weekend.  That’s right, I’m talking about Summer Fest 2018! If you are getting anxious, don’t fear. The magic of Summer Camp is coming to the QCA this weekend! Summer Camp: On The Road is heading to the River Music Experience (129 N Main St Davenport) this Friday Feb 2! Summer Camp is visiting multiple cities across the country searching for the best talent the area has to offer. Four local acts will be competing for a chance to play at the Summer Camp Music Festival in May. The Velies... Read More

Don’t Whine, Wine! At the RME Saturday

January 19th, 2018

Nothing warms you up better on cold winter evening than wine, friends and live music! River Music Experience is hosting their 9th Annual Winter Wine Experience at 7 p.m. this Saturday Jan 20 at RME on the 2nd floor. Whether you prefer white or red, there will be many delicious wines for tasting! Also available will be amazing d’oeuvres, a 50/50 raffle, silent auction and live music performed by Kellen Meyers Trio and more! Tickets are $45 in advance and $55 at the door. For only $250 you can reserve a table for 4 (includes admission). Tickets can be purchased online at http://rivermusicexperience.org/Upcoming-Events/Calendar-of-Events/Winter-Wine-Experience-(1). Winter... Read More

How Good Are You At Music Trivia?

January 12th, 2018

Do you have massive amounts of musical trivia in your memory bank? Wonder if you’ll ever have any use for them? Well here is your chance of a lifetime! The River Music Experience and Mississippi Valley Blues Society have teamed up together to bring you Music Trivia Night! Come test your musical knowledge on Sunday Jan 14 at River Music Experience, located at 129 Main Street Davenport. Doors open at 2 p.m. and questions will begin at 3 p.m. This all ages trivia event will consist of teams with 4-8 people. The cost per person is $10, or you can receive a $5 discount if 8 spots are purchased at... Read More

Nirvana Tribute Rocks RME Friday

January 12th, 2018

The most authentic Nirvana experience is coming to Davenport this weekend! Head to River Music Experience (129 N Main St Davenport) this Friday Jan 12 to witness NIVRANA- Tribute to Nirvana, in the Redstone Room. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the show starts at 9 p.m. NIVRANA is the only tribute to Nirvana that gives you the original stage performance, gear and sound just as it was in the 1990’s. Once again, you can hear the grunge music that made the era special, because NIVRANA puts Kurt, Krist and Dave back on the stage together as though they never left. Advanced tickets for the show are only... Read More

Time For A Magical Moondance At RME

October 12th, 2017

Are you in the mood for some live music? How about helping raise money for area youths to obtain music education and performance opportunities, while enjoying some live music? Moondance 2017 is happening this Saturday Oct 14 in the Redstone Room at the River Music Experience (129 N Main St Davenport). Doors open at 6:30 and the show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased online at http://rivermusicexperience.org/Upcoming-Events/Calendar-of-Events/Moondance-2017. All proceeds from this spectacular event go to benefit the Karli Rose Kell Music Scholarship Fund at RME. Karli Rose Kell... Read More

Alternating Currents Flow Into Downtown Davenport

August 24th, 2017

There is a new festival coming to the Quad Cities! The downtown Davenport area will be transforming into a massive celebration of music, film, comedy and art! The inaugural Alternating Currents festival will take place on Friday Aug 25 and Saturday Aug 26. A dozen venues downtown Davenport will be hosting an impressive amount of live music, film screenings, comedians and visual artists. The only venues that will require ticket purchase will be the Adler Theatre, Triple Crown Whiskey Bar & Raccoon Motel, Daytrotter and the Redstone Room at River Music Experience. All other entertainment venues... Read More