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2018 Major Festivals & Special EventsPublished December 5, 2016 JANUARY 5-7, Bald Eagle Days – Celebrate the annual southern migration of the Bald Eagle to the open waters on the Mississippi River.  These magnificent birds of...
Quad Cities Restaurant Week Feb. 26-Mar. 4Published February 1, 2018 Quad Cities – Lunch, dinner, casual or elegant dining, the choice is yours during the Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau’s sixth annual Quad Cities Restaurant Week on February...
 
St. Patricks Day Weekend with the 33rd Annual Parade, Mar. 16-18Published February 19, 2018 Quad Cities – Visitors and residents alike will tell you that the Quad Cities puts on one of the best St. Patrick’s Day parades in the Midwest, and Iowa’s largest St. Patrick&rsqu...
 
College Basketball Tournament, Mar. 8-11Published December 13, 2017 MOLINE, Ill. – The Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau announced today the return of the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) Women’s Basketball Tournament to the TaxSlayer Center,...
 
Thousands of John Deere Fans Gather in the QC, March 21-24Published December 19, 2017 Quad Cities – Thousands of antique John Deere tractor enthusiasts from across the United States and Canada travel to the Quad Cities and home of Deere & Company on March 21-24, 2018, to a...
 
Quad Cities Is a Winter Resort for EaglesPublished December 14, 2017 DECEMBER 2018 Quad Cities – Each winter when the weather turns cold, the Quad Cities area serves as host to a large majority of bald eagles making their annual southern migration from Canada ...
 
 
Quad Cities to Host 2018 WHO Radio Great Iowa Tractor RidePublished January 19, 2018 Des Moines, IA. – Friday, January 19, 2018 – Today, iHeartMedia-Des Moines, Newsradio 1040 WHO (WHO-AM), and WHO Radio’s The Big Show, are excited to ann...
 
WWII Ship Coming to the Q-C This SummerPublished January 30, 2018 Quad Cities – A World War II amphibious vessel arrives in the Quad Cities on August 30, 2018.  The USS LST 325 (which is almost as long as a football field!) will dock on the Mississippi...
French Art Exhibit Coming to QC October 2018Published February 1, 2018 Davenport, Iowa – From October 9, 2018, to January 6, 2019, the Figge Art Museum in Davenport, Iowa, presents the exhibition French Moderns: Monet to Matisse, 1850-1950
 
New Book Published about Life along the Mississippi RiverPublished December 12, 2017 Quad Cities – A new book about life along the Mississippi River, "The Great River: 400 miles of the Mississippi", is now available.  The 152-page coffee table book docu...
 
Quad Cities CVB Announces New Website & 2018 GuidePublished January 19, 2018 Quad Cities – The New Year means new items for the Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau (QCCVB).  The QCCVB announced today the launch of their new 2018 Activity Guide in both pr...
TaxSlayer Acquires Naming Rights to Arena in Moline, IllinoisPublished September 28, 2017 TaxSlayer Acquires Naming Rights to Arena in Moline, Illinois  Rebranded Venue to be Named TaxSlayer Center  September 2...
 
 
New Museum Opens Honoring Jazz Musician Bix BeiderbeckePublished July 24, 2017 Davenport, Iowa (July 21, 2017) – For over half a century, dedicated fans have dreamed of a permanent museum and archive to preserve the memory of the world-famous Bix Beiderbecke and his mus...
Hip, Art-Focused Hotel Opens in Davenport July 26Published February 17, 2017 Davenport, IA – Say hello to The Current: the stylish new hotel that places an emphasis on beauty, fun, and an artful approach to guest service. The Current is locate...
 
 
Going on Tour! Explore the Quad CitiesPublished February 21, 2017 Quad Cities – From John Deere Combines and historic homes, to studio production and specific topic tours, the Quad Cities offer an array of guided tours that provide visitors with the opportu...
 
 
New Animals at Niabi Zoo, Now Open for the SeasonPublished April 7, 2017 Quad Cities – Two dozen new reptiles and new domestic animals are among the changes to be unveiled to Niabi guests when the Zoo opens for its 2017 season on Saturday, April 15. &ldquo...
 
 
You Will Not Find History Boring in the Quad CitiesPublished January 11, 2017 JANUARY 2017 Quad Cities – Thousands of years ago the landscape of the Quad Cities looked quite different.  Even the mighty Mississippi River was only a few feet deep, compared to the 30...
 
 
 
Isabel Bloom New Studio Showroom, Tour Center Now OpenPublished January 11, 2017 JANUARY 2017 Quad Cities - Isabel Bloom customers once again are able to watch artisans create the iconic sculptures at the company's new flagship Davenport, Iowa, showroom. Native Iowa a...
 
 
 
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