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Great Race Quad Cities date_range Sun, Jun 26, 2016

Great Race Finish Line Celebration - Come for lunch and stay for the day!

Date:  Sunday, June 26

Time:  Cars will begin arriving around 2 p.m.  Event concludes at 5 p.m.

Where:  River Drive in Downtown Moline along John Deere Commons (West of 15th Street and East of 12th Street)

Event DetailsFree Admission!  Get there before the cars begin to arrive at the finish line and grab a bite to eat at downtown restaurants. Bent River Brewery will be serving beer from their beer cart on the John Deere Commons.  Check out the anitque car show featuring Velie automobiles and local antique car collectors.  Cheer on the Great Race drivers as they roll into downtown Moline, meet the drivers and check out their cars/trucks.  What a great way to enjoy a wonderful Sunday afternoon on the John Deere Commons in downtown Moline!  Bring your family and friends!

Prior to Arrival in Downtown Moline: The cars leave Cedar Rapids, Iowa, in the morning, and the Great Race has a planned lunch stop at the Iowa 80 Trucking Museum in Walcott between 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  The public can visit the museum while the cars are making a stop at the Iowa 80 Trucking Museum before heading to downtown Moline. 


Great Rates for the Great Race

Courtyard Bettendorf Quad Cities

895 Golden Valley Drive Bettendorf, IA 52722       

$79 rate with breakfast for 2 in our Bistro included.    Valid June 24, 25, 26, 2016.  Call 563.355.3999 and ask for rate code TOFT for a king rooms or TOFU for 2 queen beds

Best Western Plus Steeplegate Inn

100 W. 76th Street Davenport, IA 52806

$79 including full hot breakfast buffet on Sunday, June 26th.  Rate with full breakfast on Friday June 24 and Saturday June 26th is $89.

Call 563.386.6900 and ask for The Great Race rate.

Holiday Inn Express 

2100 69th Avenue, Moline IL (Airport Location)

$99 includes complimentary hot breakfast buffet

Call 309-517-6400 and ask for The Great Race rate

Comfort Inn Moline

2600 52nd Ave., Moline, IL

$84.95 on Sunday June 26, includes continental breakfast.   $94.95 June 27-July 2, 2016 including continental breakfast.

Call 309-762-7000 and ask for the Great Race Rate