Bald Eagle Days is the feature celebration on January 11-13, 2019, at the QCCA Expo Center located at 2621 4th Avenue in Rock Island, Illinois.  It is the largest event in the Midwest dedicated to the United States’ national symbol of freedom.  Hours: Friday 4 p.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-8 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission is $6 for adults and $1 for kids 6-15 years.

Thousands of residents and visitors turn out for the annual event which includes: live eagle programs and live bird of prey demonstrations, Big Run Wolf Ranch, Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary, and Jim Nesci’s cold blood4ed creatures.  There are over 100 display booths.  Visit the spotting scopes set up and manned by the Quad City Audubon Society at Sunset Marina in Rock Island for a great eagle watching opportunity with free shuttle bus service from the Expo Center.  For more information, visit

Friday 4:00pm to 8:00pm
4:30 Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary 
5:30 Birds of Prey 
6:30 Big Run Wolf Ranch

Saturday 10:00am to 8:00pm
10:30 Jim Nesci 
11:30 Birds of Prey
12:30 Big Run Wolf Ranch
1:30  Jim Nesci 
2:30  Birds of Prey 
3:30  Big Run Wolf Ranch
4:30 Jim Nesci
5:30  Birds of Prey 
6:30 Big Run Wolf Ranch

Sunday 10:00am to 5:00pm
10:30 Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary 
11:30 Birds of Prey 
12:30 Big Run Wolf Ranch 
1:30 Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary
2:30 Birds of Prey
3:30 Big Run Wolf Ranch

QCCA Expo Center • 2621 4th Avenue • Rock Island, Illinois
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