Sleep Inn & Suites
5350 Elmore Avenue
Davenport, IA 52807
Phone: (563) 355-3539
Fax: (563) 355-6167
Located on the northwest side of the Davenport region in Iowa, the John Littig House is a significant structure and occupies great monumental value over the decades. Spanning about 0.9 acres (0.36 hectares), the house was established in 1867. The stone farmhouse was built by John Littig and was later bought by the city of Davenport. It functions as an exquisite meeting place for accomplished and prominent organizations.
The Antoine LeClaire House was originally built in 1855 by one of the founders of Davenport. Now a community center, it is the hub of civic activity and point of tourist information. It hosts meetings and programs, and also offers information on local history, culture and attractions.
This nationally recognized symphony orchestra performs 12 subscription concerts during their season with performances available on Saturday nights at the Adler Theatre and on Sunday afternoons at Augustana College on Rock Island.
Members of the Colonial Hockey League, the minor league hockey team Quad City Mallards are affiliated with the American Hockey League
A 12,000-seat arena and conference center, the MARK of the Quad Cities is the host of concerts, past ones have included ones by the Eagles, Cher, Tina Turner, Elton John, Tim McGraw, Kenney Chesney and Janet Jackson, and special performances. The MARK is also home to the Quad City Mallards and the Quad City Steamwheelers.
Serving as a premiere destination for concerts and events in the mid-west, the iWireless Center features world class entertainment all throughout the year. This event center offers 12,000 seats for patrons and is also home to the Quad City Mallards, a Central Hockey League. Other professional sporting events have been known to take place here as well as trade shows and conventions.
This is the largest karting street race in the world, run through downtown city streets. It is similar to Formula 1 but on a smaller scale using karts made for high speed racing at speeds up to 100 MPH; ancillary activities as well. Has attracted racers from 9 foreign countries. Long-term sponsors include companies like AT&T, Mazda Motorsports and John Deere.
The Swing of the Quad Cities is a Class A Midwest league affiliate of St. Louis Cardinals.
Unlike the restaurant, Blackhawk Room at Bier Stube is not widely publicized but it is a hit among music lovers in the know. This intimate space has hosted touring musicians and bands. Done up minimally with only the deep red walls screaming for attention, it is equipped with a good sound system. Some of their previous listings are Mutts, Easy Mark, Typesetter and Kab.
This theatre has over 270 sloped, stadium-style seats and features a giant screen that is five stories high and over seven stories wide.
As one of the first museums west of the Mississippi River, the Putnam Museum was founded in 1867 in Davenport. Today the museum is home to over 160,000 specimens and artifacts that cover natural science and history. Realistic dioramas, fascinating exhibits and an IMAX theater make for an exciting and educational experience.
The Quad City Conservation Alliance (QCCA) was founded in 1984 as a not-for-profit-conservation alliance by local conservation. They now sponsor many special events and informative shows. Some of these include the Lawn and Garden show, Bald Eagle Days, a Christmas Craft Show and an RV show.