Welcome to the Quad Cities!

The Quad Cities rests on the banks of the Mighty Mississippi River and share a population of 400,000. The region is made up of Davenport and Bettendorf in Iowa; Moline/East Moline and Rock Island in Illinois; and surrounding communities.

Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau

The Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official tourism destination marketing and management organization for the Quad Cities region. The organization serves the tourism interests of Scott County in Iowa and Rock Island, Mercer, Warren and Henderson Counties in Illinois, joined by the Mississippi River.

The QCCVB increases visitor expenditures and overnight stays through strategic sales, marketing, and services to our customers, members and communities. We promote and package our destination to attract and meet the needs of meetings and conventions, group tours, sporting events and competitions, special interest groups and the leisure traveler.

We are an accredited destination marketing organization by Destination Marketing Association International.

Our office consists of 12 full-time staff members and many more part-time visitor counselors and support staff. We operate five visitor services centers around the Quad Cities in Davenport, Iowa; Moline, Illinois; Rock Island, Illinois; Walcott, Iowa; and at the Quad City International Airport in Moline. Have a question about the Quad Cities? Call (800) 747-7800, visit our Request Information page, or contact any one of our friendly staff members directly. We'll be happy to help you!

Board of Directors

Carmen Darland • Quad City ArtsChair
Al Higley • Deere & CompanyFirst Vice Chair
Laura Duran • City of MolineSecond Vice Chair
Rick Palmer • RiverCenter/Adler TheatreTreasurer
Myron Scheibe • Shive Hattery, Inc.Past Chair
Nancy Ballenger • Isle Casino Hotel
Jeff Craver • Rock Island County
Steve Flatt • The Dispatch & Rock Island Argus
Tim Huey • Scott County
Mo Hyder • Rhythm City Casino
Nick Jannes • City of East Moline
Bill Nelson • City of Rock Island
Bill Renk • Jumer's Casino & Hotel
Steve VanDyke • City of Bettendorf


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