Applications are still available for the 2018 Mississippi Valley Fair Queen Contest

Davenport, Iowa (June 14, 2018) – Applications remain available for the 2018 Mississippi Valley Fair Queen Contest. They can be found at or may be picked up at the fair office, 2815 W. Locust St., Davenport.

Illiniwek celebrates summer solstice, the longest day of the year, with all-day activities

HAMPTON, Ill. (June 18, 2018) – In celebration of summer solstice, Illiniwek Forest Preserve is hosting its first-ever, all-day Summer Solstice Party on Thursday, June 21. Guests of all ages are invited to attend a variety of events ranging from sunrise yoga and a sunset hike to food trucks and sun-themed crafts.

The Original Super Chevy Show Returns to Cordova International Raceway, July 7

UP, at The Current Iowa is presenting a Red - White and Boom Party on Tuesday, July 3rd from 6 to 10 pm.

It promises to be the “hottest ticket” in town.

Tickets will be limited so that every guest can come outside on the rooftop sky deck to view the fireworks.

It will also allow room for those who want to come inside to cool off, etc.

What:                   First Annual Party at UP (rooftop of The Current Iowa)


Bamboo Baby Boutique – 322 N. Cody Road, LeClaire. Sara Sampson, owner. Unique clothing and toys for children and babies, ages newborn to seven. Special Momma Space with special goods for pampering and essentials. Local and handmade Items.


Davenport, IA CASI, Home Helpers of Scott County and LivWell Seniors present the first ever Rock The Lot parking lot party at CASI on Friday, June 22 from 6 to 10pm.

The popular band 90's Daughter will be performing while you, your family and friends can dine on wares from five local food trucks.


Every Friday on Facebook

To accompany our newest exhibit "Culinary Customs: A Taste of Germany" we will be sharing German recipes for #FoodieFriday on our social media pages. Do you have a favorite German recipe that you'd like to share? Email the recipe to to be included in our #FoodieFriday posts! Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter to 


Oberammergau Tour Overview

DAVENPORT, Iowa, May 8, 2018 – The community is invited to  join Reverend Rich
Hendricks and the MCCQC church family during our monthly Saturday Evening Service
as we honor family and friends who gave their lives while in the service of our country.
Worship will include music, inspirational readings and an open table for communion.
Weather permitting, the observance will include a special outdoor ceremony.

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