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Posted on: March 1, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Update Rock Island - February 28, 2022

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Update Rock Island is a segment at City Council meetings given by Mayor Mike Thoms focusing on news in Rock Island. The video segment from the meeting is available on YouTube.

QCCA Expo Center – to host its spring antique spectacular vintage market Friday, March 4th through Sunday, March 6th, 2022. The event will feature a sold-out line up of 70 vendors with antiques and vintage items galore. Featured will be select antique vendors with unique merchandise from around the world.  For more information visit 

The St. Patrick Society Grand Parade XXXVI to be held on Saturday, March 12, 2022. The parade begins at 11:30 am at the corner of 4th Avenue and 23rd Street in Rock Island and winds its way west thru downtown Rock Island to the Centennial Bridge, where it crosses the Mississippi River to Gaines St. in Davenport and then north to 3rd Street in downtown Davenport. Come join the fun in downtown Rock Island!

Take the Rock Island Polar Plunge to Support the Athletes of Special Olympics Illinois – Plunge OUR Way and join the challenge at Bally’s Casino and Hotel in Rock Island on March 13th, 2022.  Registration begins at 12:30 pm with the plunge beginning at 2:00 pm in a pool on the back patio of Bally’s.  For more information visit

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