DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 4, 2021) — The Mississippi Valley Blues Society is proud to welcome Southern Avenue to the Blues Fest. Nominated for the 2021 Blues Music Award for “Band of the Year,” you don't want to miss this boundary-breaking Memphis combo that carries the Southern soul legacy into the 21st century and beyond!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 30, 2021) — We are feverishly putting on the final touches to the new Raccoon Motel and tonight's first show with the amazing Claud and Christian Lee Hutson will be all-ages! That said, please pre-party at one of our great neighbors in downtown Davenport's establishment and make it a great night everywhere.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 21, 2021) — With the way these last two years have gone, we couldn't go another year without some form of the special weekend we've lovingly dubbed GARP.

DAVENPORT IOWA (July 20, 2021) — Rhythm City Casino Resort Event Center proudly presents renowned blues guitarist 

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 14, 2021) — The Mississippi Valley Blues Society is proud to welcome John Primer back to the BluesFest. John is a two-time Grammy-nominated legend and a past winner of our River Road Lifetime Achievement Award. You can't paint the blues without the Primer!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 13, 2021) — We are proud to make the biggest announcement yet for the new Raccoon Motel. Legendary songwriter Sam Beam is returning to his roots, getting back in a van and bringing Iron & Wine to the Quad Cities on November 6 for one night, one set only. There will be no added dates or shows so there are only 175 tickets available for this rare appearance!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 6, 2021) Tyed Together 2021 will be a day of family fun where folks can listen to local youth bands and have fun learning how to tie-dye shirts themselves. The event will be held 10AM-2PM, Saturday, July 10, at the Freight House Farmers' Market (421 W River Dr, Davenport).

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (July 2, 2021) — The TaxSlayer Center unveiled building renovations and improvements at a private event on Thursday, July 1, 2021, as it prepares to reopen the facility for events without reduced-capacity restrictions. Over the fifteen-month shutdown, The TaxSlayer Center has made upgrades to the facility that will make it a safer environment for patrons.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 28, 2021) We are excited to announce a couple big August barn shows, including the very first performance at Codfish since October 2019!! It's perplexing that those are even words coming out of our mouths, but it's true. Ani DiFranco  a barn favorite will be the first artist at the barn in 21 MONTHS when she plays August 19!!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 25, 2021) — On sale today: Charley Crockett, Son Little, Exhumed W/Creeping Death, Bewitcher, Enforced, and Justin Wells!