Join us for the celebration!
Enjoy two weeks of music, theatre, art, dance, tours, history, and fun-filled festivals! Fill your days and evenings with a variety of events and activities during East West Riverfest.
East West Riverfest is not about the creation of a new festival. It is a two-week celebration of the arts, culture and heritage of the Quad Cities. The fest emphasizes existing festivals, events and activities, along with new ones that are being held specifically because of the celebration.
- Guided & self-guided tours
- River excursions
- Cultural events
- Special performances
- Historic sites
- Culinary experiences
- Art shows
- Comedy & improv
Stay at Hotel Blackhawk
Stay at Hotel Blackhawk during East West Riverfest and receive a discounted hotel room plus $50 food and beverage credit. Read more »The Blacklist presents "Shots 'n Giggles!"
Shots n' Giggles is a popular improv comedy show that brings together two adult favorites - comedy and adult beverages! Read more »Family Museum
See displays of works from Quad Cities' most renowned artists during East West Riverfest. Read more »Southern Crossroads
A heartwarming musical set in the Great Depression about a family of traveling musicians at a gorgeous vaudeville-era dinner theatre. Read more »Pet Memorial Day
Honor your pets and working animals with vendors, demonstrations and light refreshments. Read more » See all events »
East West Riverfest Participants
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