Growing up, I had no idea how lucky we were to be so close to such a great landmark! But now, as an adult, the Maquoketa Caves are a place that I love to take my children to explore...
Niabi Zoo, nestled in Coal Valley, Illinois, invites you into a world where nature's wonders come to life. Spanning across 40 acres, this enchanting sanctuary is home to over 600 animals, representing more than 200 species from around the...
Nahant Marsh is a 305-acre preserve nestled in southwest Davenport. It is part of a 513-acre wetland complex bordered by the Mississippi River, Interstate 280, and Highway 22. The education center offers a wide variety of environmental education programming for...
(Eldridge, IA): The Fun Station (formerly known as the 'The Play Station') is located in Eldridge, IA. It's an absolute favorite when it comes to indoor fun in the QCA! My kids and I arrived right when they opened...
Starved Rock State Park (about 1 1/2 hours from the Quad Cities) is definitely worth the drive! Starved Rock State Park is a wilderness area on the Illinois River and is known for its steep sandstone canyons formed by...
(Muscatine, IA): Wildcat Den State Park is one of the most unique state parks in Iowa. Located just south of the QCA, it is a fantastic park for the entire family. The park features several historic structures. The 1848 Pine...
Splash in the water play area, take in the beautiful views, bike, walk and enjoy seasonal concerts right on the Mississippi Riverfront. Photos from RIgov.org (Rock Island, IL): Located along the Mississippi River in the downtown Rock Island Arts & Entertainment...
Are you looking for fun, new things to do in the Quad Cities? Look no further than our local parks. They are truly a treasure! Our friends at Davenport Parks and Recreation have shared some favorite (and maybe new-to-you) parks...
Our friends at Davenport Parks and Recreation have shared some favorite (and maybe some new-to-you) parks that you’ll want on your bucket list this summer. They are great to visit with your kids or meet friends! We hope this will...
Our friends at Davenport Parks and Recreation are sharing some favorite (and maybe some new-to-you) parks that you’ll want on your bucket list this summer. They are great to visit with your kids or meet friends. We hope this will...
Located just 9 miles north of Davenport - Scott County Park is a hidden gem for local families to visit. With 1200+ acres - Scott County Park is the largest park in Scott County. My kids love exploring Scott County...
(Moline, IL): The John Deere Pavilion is a top tourist attraction in the QCA. A couple years ago, my kids and I first explored the John Deere Pavilion. My son was 5 at the time and was in heaven!...

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