Join us for the celebration!
Enjoy two weeks of music, theatre, art, dance, tours, history, and fun-filled festivals! Fill your days and evenings with a variety of events and activities during East West Riverfest.
East West Riverfest is not about the creation of a new festival. It is a two-week celebration of the arts, culture and heritage of the Quad Cities. The fest emphasizes existing festivals, events and activities, along with new ones that are being held specifically because of the celebration.
- Guided & self-guided tours
- River excursions
- Cultural events
- Special performances
- Historic sites
- Culinary experiences
- Art shows
- Comedy & improv
RME Guitar Circle
Join the guitar circle! Participants are encouraged to bring their own guitar or any stringed instrument of their choice to learn tips, tricks, and share their own talents. Read more »Brian Fox Ellis Presents Tales of Flatboats and Keelboats
Enjoy this lively discussion of Tales of Flatboats and Keelboats. Read more »First Friday
Downtown LeClaire businesses stay open a little later on the first Friday of the month offering specials, music, samples, and more. Read more »Songwriter's All Original Open Mic
Here's your chance to play, listen, and learn from leaders in the craft as they make music and talk about the process. Read more »Port Byron Day Family Fun Festival
Port Byron State Bank celebrates its 150th anniversary with food and games. Read more » See all events »
East West Riverfest Participants
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