WEEKLY EVENTS

Please Check with Local Bars and

Restaurants for Weekly Events.

 

 

East Moline Public Library Events

740 16th Avenue

emp@empl.lib.il.us

 

Check out the events calendar and newsletter

at the website for all weekly & monthly events.

 

MONTHLY EVENTS

  • February

     EM – The Pink Gorilla

       Visits for Valentine’s Day

    For $45 ~ a rose, stain glass heart, and a keepsake picture

    February 13th & 14th

    To Schedule – 309-781-7926

     

    info: Download PDF

  • MARCH

     Quad City Society of Model Engineers – Open House

    609 15th Avenue

    Contact Person: Tom Rasmussen – 796-0018

    Track2@mediacombb.com

  • APRIL

    East Moline Public Library Spring Book Sale

    April 11 9 AM – 3 PM & April 12 9 AM – Noon

    740 16th Avenue

    Contact Info: 309-755-9614 or emp@empl.lib.il.us

     

     East MolineSpring Clean-up Week

    April 20,-24 2015

    Items out with regular trash day by 7 AM

    Contact Info:  309-752-1573 or  http://www.eastmoline.com/Garbage.cfm

     

     Nancy Tragarz Annual Spring Cleanup – Downtown Area

    Please bring bring rakes and brooms.

    April 18  8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Amvets Hall – 827 15th Avenue

    Contact Info:  309-236-4751 or e-mail: RVL@aol.com

    Light Breakfast & lunch provided

  • MAY

     Cinco De Mayo Celebration

     All Day Tuesday May 5th, 2015

    309-781-7926

     

     

     

     Memorial Day Ceremony

    May 25, 2015 - 1:00 PM

    9th Street Commons (9th Street/15th Avenue)

    Sponsored By: American Legion Post 227

    Contact Info: 309-755-6072

    •  Click here for more Cinco De Mayo information

      Cinco de Mayo festivities begin on the 5th of May with a Cinco de Mayo fiesta at St.Anne Parish in East Moline. For further information on this, please contact Greg Ledezma (309) 781-4267, Come see the Mexican flags flying at participating business in downtown East Moline. The following businesses will be flying the Mexican flag: A-1 Skilled Staffing, Chiquis Boutique, Claudia's, Community Health Care, Cones on the Corner, D's Barbershop, Dave's Barbershop, Extreme Tanning, Frontline Chiropractic, Hair Gallery, LIft Systems, Martinez Meat Market and Restaurant, Menos Ink,Moline Automotive, Quad Cities Running Club, Sharon's Family Restaurant, Smokey's, Supermercado Monarca, The Hair Affair, THE National Bank, The Old Palace Tavern, and Zertuche Auto Body. Some of these businesses will be offering specials during these three days.

  • JUNE

     East Moline Public Library – Summer Reading Kickoff

    Saturday June 6, 2015 - 11:00 – 1:00 PM

    740 16th Avenue

    For more info – 755-9614 or

    emp@empl.lib.il.us

     

     Picker’s Paradise – Street Sale

    Saturday June 13th - 7:30 AM to 2:00 PM

    Downtown East Moline 6th Street and 15th Ave.

    Booths Available – call 309-781-7926

     

     

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  • JULY

     East Moline Fireworks

    Friday July 3, 2015 – 6:30 PM (Raindate July 5, 2015)

    The Mercury Brothers 7:00 PM

    The Quarter

    Contact Info: 309-752-1555

    js3068@eastmoline.com

     

     East Moline Fire Dept Pancake Breakfast

    Saturday July 4, 2015 – 7:30 AM -11 AM

    American Legion – 827 16th Avenue

    Contact Info: 309-752-1505

    Supports MDA

     

     32nd Annual Firecracker Run

    www.firecrackerrun.com

    Saturday July 4, 2015 – Downtown East Moline

    5K & 10K - 7:30 AM

    Kiddie Run – 8:45 AM

    Mile Run – 9:15 AM

    Hospital Bed Races – 10 AM

    Guns “N” Hoses 5K Challenge

    Contact  Info: 309-751-9800 or  runqcm@yahoo.com

     

     AMVETS 4th of July Parade

    July 4, 2015 - 1:00 PM

    15th Avenue – 3rd to 13th Street

    Deanna Woodall  woodall712@outlook.com  or  563-275-8749

  • AUGUST

     National Night Out Against Crime

    Tuesday, August 4, 2015 – 5:00 – 7:00 PM

    Willow Springs Swim Club

    Contact: EMPD – 309-752-1552 or  rh3101@eastmoline.com

     

     Freedom Run

    Thursday, August 15, 2015 - 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    Downtown East Moline, 15th Avenue

    runqcm@yahoo.com or 309-751-9800

     

     9th Annual East Moline Main Drag Car Show

    Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    15th Avenue - 7th Street – 13th Street

    Contact Info: Keith Curry – 563-529-1508 or carnut_6361@att.net

    Trophies will be awarded

    Download 2015 Registration Form

  • SEPTEMBER

     32nd Annual Labor Day Parade in East Moline

    Monday, September 7, 2015  – 11:00 AM

    15th Avenue – from 13th Street to 3rd Street

    Contact Info: Josh Schipp -309-738-6536

    or  quadcityfed@netexpress.net

     

     Mexican Independence Day Parade & Celebration

    Sunday, September 20, 2015 – 11:00 AM –10PM Parade at noon

    Parade on 15th Avenue – Triumph Bank Location for Celebration

    Contact Info: 309-737-5915 or azertuche54@gmail.com

     

     UTHS Homecoming Parade

    September 26th – 1:00 PM

    15th Avenue – 10th – 3rd Street

    Contact Info:  309-752-1633

  • OCTOBER

     UT Homecoming Parade

    Downtown East Moline

    Friday, October 2, 2015  – 2:00 PM

     

     Halloween Fright Night

    Downtown East Moline

    Friday, October 16, 2015  – 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM

    Craft activities, Halloween pictures, Canned food drive, pumpkins and more!

    Hot Dogs & Treats following 6 PM Sidewalk Parade

    For more info contact:  Marcia 309-236-4751 or rvl@aol.com

  • NOVEMBER

     Turkey Trot

    Drawing for Free Turkeys in downtown businesses with turkey decals

    November 2, – 17, 2015

    Questions 309-236-4751 or rvl@aol.com

     

     Veteran’s Day Ceremony

    Wednesday, November 11, 2015  - 11:00 AM

    American Legion 827-16th Avenue

    Sponsored By: American Legion Post 227

    Contact Info: 309-755-6072

  • DECEMBER

      4th Annual Christmas Lighted Parade &

    9th Street Commons Lighting

    Tuseday, December 1, 2015

    700 - 1000 blocks of 15th Ave. Downtown East Moline

    Activities begin at 4:30 PMChildren's events, Marketplace and more

     with Parade at 6:00 PM

    Contact Info: 309-781-7926 or

    emlightedchristmasparade@yahoo.com

     

    Flyer and Event Information

    Parade, Registration, Rules, Waiver

    Christmas Market Registration

    Be a Coloring Book Sponsor

     

     Frosty’s “Chilly” Supper

    Ugly Sweater Contest

    Thursday, December 1, 2015 – 4:30 – 7:00 PM

    American Legion – 827 16th Avenue

    Contact Info: 309-236-4751 or  rvl@aol.com

    Proceeds benefit Programs at Black Hawk Area Education Center

     

     

     East Moline Public Library Christmas

    Open House and Cookie Sale

    December 6th

    Cookie Sale – 9:00 AM - Noon

    Open House 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

    For More Info: 309-755-9614 or

    emp@empl.lib.il.us

     

     

     

     

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Business/Events Coordinator  —  Marcia Lintz   (309) 236-4751 rvl@aol.com