Local Bands Independence Day Activities

Many Quad City area Independence Day events feature local bands. We've gathered information about some of the events here.

Red White and Boom information:
July 3, 2018
Modern Woodmen Park
Modern Woodmen Park offers a flurry of activities inside the ball park! Including: bounce houses (1st Baseline Party Plaza), kids activities, live music, an Oath of Enlistment ceremony and a ton of entertainment. Stick around after the fireworks for some great music and some fun while let the traffic die down!

5:00 p.m. - Gates open

6:00 p.m. - Rude Punch will perform on the 1st Baseline Party Plaza until 7:45 p.m.

6:30 p.m. - Sponsors, Davenport Mayor and Rock Island Arsenal officers will present to the audience

7:45 p.m. - Join us for an Oath of Enlistment ceremony and help celebrate new recruits into the Armed Forces. Immediately followed by the 34th Army Band and Scrap Metal brass band.

Schwiebert Riverfront Park
The Schwiebert Riverfront Park Boat Docks will be open for boaters to enjoy during this year’s 2018 Red White and Boom event held in Downtown Rock Island on Tuesday, July 3rd. The docks, with 23 slips, will be available on a first come-first serve basis. For more info visit us: rigov.org

5:00 p.m. - Schwiebert Riverfront Park opens with inflatables ($5 wrist band), children's activities, and food vendors. Bent River Brewing Company - Beer Garden opens on the Great Lawn

5:00 p.m. - Proclamation and Military Tribute

5:15 p.m. - Country Couch Potatoes open up on the Ellis Kell Stage

6:30 p.m. - Performance by Metropolitan Youth Program Drill Team of Rock Island

7:00 p.m. - Smooth Groove

Fireworks are scheduled to start at 9:30 PM

Bettendorf's 4th of July
July 3, 2018:
West Stage, 18th St and Spruce Hills Dr.
5:00 PM Hap Hazard
7:00 PM Army Band
9:00 PM Adam Cunningham

July 4, 2018
East Stage Near Teske’s
12 p.m. - 2 p.m. Spike
2 p.m. - 4 p.m . VanderVeer
4 p.m. - 6 p.m. Corporate Rock
6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Moonshine Run
8 p.m. - 10 p.m. North of 40

West Stage Near 18th Street
12 p.m. - 2 p.m. Soul Storm
2 p.m. - 4 p.m. The Night People
4 p.m. - 6 p.m. Crooked Cactus Band
6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Hap Hazard
8 p.m. - 10 p.m. Bugeye Sprite

East Moline Mainstreet Celebration
8:45-11 AM Smooth Groove