Celebrate with Your Valentine

You and your sweetheart can have a wonderful time this February with any of these ideas.

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The best choreography of the past 20 years will be presented at Love Stories on February 10-11 at 7:30 pm at the Scottish Rite Cathedral.  No classical ballet allowed on stage this time!  LD Kidd returns with his ever popular Hip Hop piece Unknown Love, Deanna Carter’s Ash to Glass, Lynn Kathryn Bowman’s fun, flirty, Delicatessen and Courtney Lyon’s show stopper Bolero are part of the lineup.  Tickets on Sale Here

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Great Sounds Promotions brings you the Smooth Jazz Valentines Concert with guitarist Matt Marshak featuring saxophonist Jazmin Ghent.  It’s on Saturday, February 11 at the River Music Experience. Doors 7 pm; Performance 8 pm.  Marshak recently toured the world in support of his music as he was invited to play at some very prestigious events.  Jazmin’s CD was #32 according to Smooth Jazz Global radio’s top 50 Smooth Jazz CDs for 2015.


Take your sweetheart out for a night of hockey action with the Quad City Mallards on February 10-12 at the iWireless Center, 1201 River Dr. in Moline, Ill.  Friday night’s game has $2 hot dogs and beer.  On Saturday, young fans are encouraged to dress as their favorite animated princesses or pirates when attending the Mallards’ game. In addition, the Frozen princesses will make a return appearance. For tickets, contact www.myqcmallards.net or 309-277-1364, or visit the iWireless Center box office.


Valentine fun, chocolate indulgence, a gift opportunity with Don’s Jewelry, and deliciousness is happening at two Wide River Winery locations. Celebrate your friendships and sweethearts! In LeClaire (11 am-6 pm Feb. 11), indulge in chocolate truffles made with Felony Red Wine, and the first 50 wine purchases receive a $5 gift certificate from Don’s Jewelry. At the Village location (12-9 pm Feb. 11), pair Pursuit of Happiness with chocolate truffle cake from Baked Beer & Bread Co.

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Take a guided moonlight walk during the full moon on Tuesday, February 14, at Black Hawk State Historic Site.  Walk along the park’s woodland trails beautifully lit with luminaries.  After your walk, return to the Watchtower Lodge to warm up by the roaring fireplaces, and enjoy light refreshments and live music.  Dress for the outdoors and bring a flashlight.  Begin at the Watchtower Lodge at 1510 46th Avenue in Rock Island, Illinois.  6:30-8:30 p.m.  No cost to attend for this event for singles, couples, and families.

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It’s A Mystery presents their hilarious whodunit ‘Murder in Paradise’ at 6 pm on Tuesday, February 14!  A great group or date night out!  Reservations required and can be made by contacting Skellington Manor at www.skellingtonmanor.com or at 563-344-9187.

The SPECTRA Reading Series, returns to Rozz Tox in Rock Island with an all local, all lovers open mic event on Wednesday, February 15 at 8 pm.  By lovers, we mean humans with any relationship to the idea/experience/emotion/harness that might be defined as “love”, even if that relationship is love/hate. Performers will be limited to no more than 5 minutes of stage time per performance.


Looking for some local chocolate and treats? Here are some options.

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Looking for an overnight stay?  Check out these Romance hotel packages!


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