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Downtown Rock Island awarded State of Illinois grant for Arts Alley

May 25th, 2022
Downtown Rock Island awarded State of Illinois grant for Arts Alley

Arts Alley, the public alleyway at 1719 2nd Ave. in Downtown Rock Island, will undergo a major facelift thanks to a $267,181 grant award to the Quad Cities Chamber and City of Rock Island from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO).   “These types of statewide grant programs are extremely competitive, so it’s exciting to see the State of Illinois recognize and support our ongoing efforts to revitalize Downtown Rock Island through this award,” said Jack Cullen, Director, Downtown Rock Island for the Chamber. “Arts Alley is a unique but underutilized shared... Read More

Pride Fest Hits Rock Island June 3-4

May 22nd, 2022
Pride Fest Hits Rock Island June 3-4

Join a community celebration to empower and bring awareness to the lives of the LGBTQ+ and its Allies! Enjoy a weekend of Live music, Drag Shows, Pyro, Burlesque and much more while visiting local merchants vendors and also check out some great organizations in the QC that will be present. Festivities will be held in Schwiebert Riverfront Park in Downtown Rock Island, IL. Admission is $7 PER DAY $12 WEEKEND PASS Get all the details here: https://quadcitiespridefestivals.com/  Read More

Rock Island’s Speakeasy Invites You To Laugh Hard TONIGHT!

May 20th, 2022
Rock Island's Speakeasy Invites You To Laugh Hard TONIGHT!

The Speakeasy Laugh Hard Comedy Show is back on May 20! Doors open at 7:00 and the show starts at 8:00. Tickets are only $3.00 for this show! This is a great stand up comedy show featuring many hilarious comedians from across the area! Reserve your tickets in advance to make sure you get in for the show! Your show emcee will be local comedian, Mike Andrales! This is a fun, inexpensive night out with friends! We do have selected food items available and a full bar! No charge for comedians who are participating in the show. Those attending must be 18 or older  Read More

St. Joe’s Open Mic Coffeehouse Brewing Up Fun Tonight In Rock Island

May 20th, 2022
St. Joe's Open Mic Coffeehouse Brewing Up Fun Tonight In Rock Island

St. Joe’s Open Mic Coffeehouse is brewing up fun from 6 to 8 p.m. TONIGHT at Parish House at First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1600 – 20th Street, Rock Island. First Lutheran is between 17th and 20th Streets tucked into the “wedge” at the top of the hill near 18th Avenue, across from Longview Park. The event is free and open to the public.  Read More

We’re Tops! Illinois Quad-Cities Ranked Among The Best Places To Live In The U.S.!

May 17th, 2022
We're Tops! Illinois Quad-Cities Ranked Among The Best Places To Live In The U.S.!

The Moline-Rock Island Quad-Cities were ranked among the best places to live in Illinois — second best behind Peoria — and among the best places to live in the United States, according to U.S. News & World Report magazine’s annual report of the Top 150 places to live in the U.S., based on affordability and relatively clean air. The publication’s list, released this morning, of its Best Places to Live, had Illinois cities Peoria, Moline-Rock Island, Chicago and Rockford among its top spots to call home. While it wasn’t on the list last year, Moline-Rock Island... Read More

TAG, Dphilms Team Up On Video, Advertising Production For Illinois/Iowa Region And Beyond

May 13th, 2022
TAG, Dphilms Team Up On Video, Advertising Production For Illinois/Iowa Region And Beyond

Two Quad-Cities advertising and multimedia companies with over 60 years combined experience are teaming up to join forces. Davenport-based advertising agency TAG, and Rock Island film and video production company Dphilms, are forming a partnership to navigate the regional media landscape in a rapidly changing digital era. The companies will continue to operate independently with the exception that Dphilms will now provide the video and film services for TAG clients. In addition, the TAG video team will join and expand the Dphilms team. All staff will be retained, and, in fact, the companies are... Read More

Illinois’ Manscape Burlesque Presents Nacho Average Show At Rock Island Speakeasy TONIGHT!

April 29th, 2022
Illinois' Manscape Burlesque Presents Nacho Average Show At Rock Island Speakeasy TONIGHT!

Enjoy a night of Masculine Burlesque and Feminine Comedy TONIGHT at the Rock Island Speakeasy! Featuring the Comedy of Pubali Kundu, Amber Phillips, Rein Razor, Jenny Lynn Stacy and Celtic Honey! Plus all the nakedness from your favorite Manscape Burlesque members!! Tickets are $12.00 in advance. $15 at the door. Call 309 786 7733 ext 2 for tickets! Doors open at 7pm. Show starts at 8pm. The madness shall ensue at The Circa 21 Speakeasy in Rock Island!  Read More

Genesius Guild Holding Auditions In Rock Island TONIGHT!

April 20th, 2022
Genesius Guild Holding Auditions In Rock Island TONIGHT!

Genesius Guild in Rock Island is thrilled to announce the 2022 season and audition dates! Learn more here: https://www.genesius.org/  Read More

Icons Go Braugh! Rock Island’s Martini Bar Holding St. Patrick’s After Parade Party

March 12th, 2022
Icons Go Braugh! Rock Island's Martini Bar Holding St. Patrick's After Parade Party

It’s that time of year again — Icons Martini in downtown Rock Island is holding its St. Patrick’s Day bash after the Grand Parade in downtown that morning! Join us for a “Greenday” of fun & shenanigans starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday! Our girl Amy will be doing 2 types of Breakfast burritos (YEP 1 OF THEM IS CORNED BEEF), ( and the proceeds go to charity)….we will have our buy a cup ( with your cocktail) get a prize special, Jameson (and 7 other Irish whiskeys) and Guinness will be flowing….plus all your favorite people dressed to thrill along with our decked out Irish decor!!!!  Read More

Rock Island’s Icons Holding St. Pat’s Day Bash!

March 11th, 2022
Rock Island's Icons Holding St. Pat’s Day Bash!

It’s that time of year again — Icons Martini in downtown Rock Island is holding its St. Patrick’s Day bash after the Grand Parade in downtown that morning! Join us for a “Greenday” of fun & shenanigans starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday! Our girl Amy will be doing 2 types of Breakfast burritos (YEP 1 OF THEM IS CORNED BEEF), ( and the proceeds go to charity)….we will have our buy a cup ( with your cocktail) get a prize special, Jameson (and 7 other Irish whiskeys) and Guinness will be flowing….plus all your favorite people dressed to thrill along with our decked out Irish decor!!!!  Read More