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2014 Festival & Special Events Calendar JANUARY •    5, Chocolate Festival – Indulge yourself at the Quad City Botanical Center in Rock Island from 11 am-4 pm with treats, cooking demos, s...
2015 Major Festivals & Special Events Calendar JANUARYTBD, Chocolate Festival – Indulge yourself at the Quad City Botanical Center in Rock Island from 11 am-4 pm with treats, cooking demos, speakers, and more....
Exciting Fall Activities Available in the Quad Cities Quad Cities – The fall season not only brings new colors to the trees, but new activities to the Quad Cities as well!  Whether you enjoy biking, hiking, or cruising down the river or spe...
Spooky, Scary Halloween Season in the Quad Cities Quad Cities – It’s going to be a spooky, scary Halloween season this October in the Quad Cities area!  There are plenty of places and events to put you in the Halloween spirit....
You Won't Find History Boring in the Quad Cities 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 to 40 feet c...
Festival of Trees Ushers in Holiday Season in the Quad Cities Quad Cities – The Quad City Arts Festival of Trees, November 21-30, 2014, is the kickoff to the holiday season in the Quad Cities.  Held in downtown Davenport, Iowa, at the RiverCe...
Great Holiday Kick Off Weekend in the Quad Cities, Nov. 21-23 Quad Cities – The Quad Cities kicks offs the holiday season in style the weekend before Thanksgiving, November 21-23, with a full weekend of holiday events. The 10-day Festival ...
Historic Downtown Celebrations Lead Up to Holidays, Nov. 7-Dec. 14 Quad Cities – The Quad Cities is well known for its lively festival schedule during the summer months, and many visitors return for a fun-filled holiday season.  During November and Dece...
Best-Selling Outlander Author Diana Gabaldon Visits the Quad Cities, Dec. 5-6 Davenport, Iowa – New York Times best-selling author Diana Gabaldon is the featured guest at a convention about Scottish heritage held in Davenport, Iowa, on December 5 and 6, 2014.
Quad Cities Announces a Hotel Extravaganza! Oct. 26-Nov. 2 Media Contacts:   Connie Schlichting- Board Member of the Quad Cities Lodging Association 309-794-1212 Ext.1200         &nbs...
Paddle, Bike, and Tour the Quad Cities Quad Cities - Whether your preferred activity is joining a paddleboarding class or biking down the paths of Credit Island in Davenport, Iowa, it is a guarantee you can find an activity in the Quad ...
MVC Move Womens Basketball Tournament to the Q-C in 2016-18 MOLINE, Ill. – The Missouri Valley Conference announced Thursday it has entered an agreement with the QuadCities Convention & Visitors Bureau to bring the MVC Women’s Basketba...
Putnam Museum Celebrates Opening of New 10,000 sp. ft. Science Center New Science Center features more than 45 hands-on STEM learning stationsQuad Cities - Flanked by contributors, students, dignitaries and board of trustees, Putnam Presi...
Quad Cities CVB Launches Online Gift Shop Quad Cities – The Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau (QCCVB) announced the launch of their new online gift shop at www.quadcitiesgifts.com
Quad Cities Offers New Water Trails Map for Paddlers Quad Cities – Experience the Mississippi River as it was first discovered—while paddling!  The Quad Cities area is rich with water.  Paddling conditions on the Mississippi and...
Mississippi River Travel Guide Series Starts with Quad Cities Quad Cities – St. Louis Author, Dean Klinkenberg, virtually lived in the Quad Cities in the summers of 2007 and 2008 exploring any place that might interest visitors. The John Deere factory t...
People Get Lost and Wayfinding System Fixes That After years of talking about and working toward a wayfinding system in the Quad Cities area by the public and private sector, it’s finally becoming a reality....
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