Adler Theatre
136 East 3rd Street, Davenport, IA 52801

The beautifully restored historic 2,400 seat Adler Theatre continues to host celebrity headliners, Broadway greats, comedians, dance and symphony performances where the proud tradition of quality, live entertainment lives on.

Bucktown Center for the Arts | 2 Blocks
225 East 2nd Street, Davenport, IA 52801

Visit us at our historic building in Downtown Davenport, Iowa where you’ll find artists creating everything from their next great piece to workshops for both kids and adults. Bucktown Center for the Arts is made up of over a dozen unique shops and studios where you can purchase creative, affordable, unusual and useable works of art.

Channel Cat Water Taxi | 5 Minutes
2100 E River Drive, Davenport, IA

Explore the majestic Mississippi river aboard the Channel Cat Water Taxi. Experience the power and mystique of the river as it flows east to west for one of only a few times over its length. Get a taste of the area once known as the Rock Island Rapids – considered the most dangerous section of the upper Mississippi. The Channel Cats are open-air boats that take passengers back and forth across the Mississippi River to various landings.  Passengers can get on an off as they like for one ticket price good for all day usage.

Davenport Gold Coast – Hamburg Historic District | 5 Minutes
5th and 9-1/2th Streets, Ripley to Vine

The Hamburg Historic District is one of Iowa’s largest historic districts and received national designation as an historic district in 1984 as it contains some of the oldest and most significant architectural styles in the State of Iowa. Much of the neighborhood, primarily settled by German immigrants in the 19th Century, is located on ground first laid out by Antoine LeClaire when Davenport became a city in 1836, given the area its status as “Davenport’s first neighborhood.” It was awarded “Great Places in America” in 2011.

Figge Art Museum | 2 Blocks
225 West 2nd Street, Davenport, IA 52801

The Figge Art Museum is the premier art exhibition and education facility between Chicago and Des Moines. With soaring glass walls reflecting the constantly changing sky, the museum’s expansive galleries and intimate rooms are home to some of the Midwest’s finest art collections. Studio-style classrooms allow young and old to participate in the creative process.

German Heritage Society | 5 Minutes
712 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA 52802

Enjoy an interactive experience as you learn about millions of German immigrants’ journey by sea, train and foot, to their final destination at the German American Heritage Center building, which was originally a very busy hotel for thousands of immigrants in the 1860s.

Great River Brewery | 2 Blocks
332 E. 2nd Street, Davenport, IA 52801

Located in downtown Davenport on the banks of the mighty Mississippi River, enjoy delicious crafted beers from the Quad Cities only production brewery.  Brewer's Lounge available. Raise your glass, or take a growler or 4-pack home with you.

John Deere Pavilion | 4 Miles
1400 River Drive, Moline, IL 61265

The legend of John Deere lives on at the world's most comprehensive agricultural exhibit. The John Deere Pavilion showcases vintage and modern-day Deere equipment, interactive agricultural displays and a feature film while the adjacent John Deere Store offers the largest collection of unique Deere merchandise anywhere.

Lagomarcino’s | 5 Minutes
2132 East 11th Street • Davenport, IA 52803

Located in the historic Village of East Davenport, this turn-of-the-century ice cream parlor is renowned for its delicious lunches, homemade ice cream and homemade chocolate. Lagomarcino's has been open and family-owned for over 100 years.

Niabi Zoo | 12 Minutes
13010 Niabi Zoo Rd, Coal Valley, IL 61240

Lions, giraffes, wolves, monkeys and a whole lot more! Niabi Zoo is home to more than 400 animals representing over 140 different species.  Ride the Niabi Zoo Express replica steam engine and take a spin on the Endangered Species carousel. 

Putnam Museum of History and Science and IMAX Theatre | 2 Miles
1717 West 12th Street, Davenport, IA 52804

The Putnam provides a unique, hands-on experience great for the whole family.  The Putnam’s exciting new 10,000-square-foot Science Center features more than 45 hands-on stations that make science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) concepts fun for visitors of all ages.

River Bandits Baseball | 5 Minutes
209 S. Gaines Street, Davenport, IA 52802

Modern Woodmen Park voted best Minor League Ballpark in the USA is home to the Quad Cities River Bandits, a single-A affiliate of the Houston Astros. Originally opening on May 26 1931 as Municipal Stadium this riverfront stadium as undergone a series of renovations as well as adding family fun attractions. "The integration of the old with the new makes Modern Woodmen Park one of the nicest ballparks in the minors."
~Ballpark Digest

River Music Experience | 2 Blocks
129 Main Street, Davenport, IA 52801

The River Music Experience is the home to Redstone Room a premier live-music venue showcasing the best in national, regional, and local live music. Additionally, the organization houses visual displays and hours of multi-media content that illustrates the origin of American roots music and how it made its way up the Mississippi River and beyond.

The Redstone Room is a state-of-the-art music venue hosting national and regional acts that play original music. The RME Cafe and its community stage plays host to over 150 performances per year. These range from a weekly open-mic night to the top local bands, and are typically open to the public and free of charge.

Rhythm City Casino | 1 Miles
101 West River Drive, Davenport, IA 52801-1507

Rhythm City Casino sits right on the Mississippi in downtown Davenport, Iowa and is open daily 24 hours. The casino's 30,000 square foot gaming space features 900 gaming machines, 14 action-packed tables and one restaurant.

Rock Island Arsenal and Museum |
226 17th St., Rock Island, IL 61201

The Rock Island Arsenal Museum is the Army’s second oldest museum. The Rock Island Arsenal Museum is nationally recognized for its large and impressive small arms collection.  Over twelve hundred U.S., foreign, civilian, and military small arms are on permanent display.

TPC John Deere Classic Tournament | 13 Miles
15623 Coaltown Rd, East Moline, IL 61244

The John Deere Classic is a professional golf tournament on the PGA Tour. It is played annually in July, the week before the British Open, at TPC Deere Run in the Quad Cities community of Silvis, Illinois.

TPC Deere Run | 13 Miles
3100 Heather Knoll, Silvis, IL 61282

TPC Deere Run’s award-winning championship golf course is ‘the’ destination for golfers in the Midwest. Featured as one of America’s 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses by Golf Digest, as well as ranked fifth in the state of Illinois by GolfWeek Magazine, TPC Deere Run’s championship golf course challenging layout will test your shot making skills. TPC Deere Run has hosted the PGA TOUR’s John Deere Classic since 2000

Village of East Davenport | 5 Minutes
Mound Street & 11th Street area, Davenport, IA 52803

Discover our unique blend of History, Shopping, Confectioneries, Galleries, Pubs, Dining, along with our Scenic Parks that overlook the The Mighty Mississippi River. Come for an unstructured day, strolling from place to place and discovering surprises among the many unique shops that make-up the Village of East Davenport, Iowa.

four connected facilities
Inspiring views at a Premier hotel perfectly located in downtown Davenport overlooking the magnificent Mississippi River.
The largest amount of meeting space in the Quad Cities and serves as the anchor for the Quad Cities Event Center.
Bring a flair for the dramatic to your event with Broadway-caliber possibilities in a 1930’s 2400 seat Historic Art-Deco gem
A Welcome Return to Sophistication, The Hotel Blackhawk reigns supreme as the Grande Dame of Davenport, Iowa.