UPDATE:  Due to the threat of storms in the Quad Cities the 2nd Annual Quad Cities Music and Arts Festival will be moving to the Spotlight Theatre in Moline.  The date, time, and performers all remain the same.  Just moving down the road so we can stay dry and have a great time!

The Spotlight Theatre is located at 1800 7th Ave, Moline, IL 61265

The future of rock is strong in the Quad Cities.  On September 16th all of the arts of the Quad Cities will be on display at the 2nd Annual Quad Cities Music and Arts Festival.


2nd Annual Youth Music and Arts Festival

Join us at the 2nd Annual Quad Cities Youth Music & Arts Festival at THE SPOTLIGHT THEATRE. Nearly 100 of the area’s most talented young artists, musicians, dancers, poets, and more will be showing off their skills at this free community event.

This event will feature 7 QC Rock Academy bands; Made Ya Look, 7 Ark, Nonetheless, Impossible Wonder, Mercury’s Crown, Hartwood, and Parkway Punks.

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There will also be the band from the Spotlight Theatre’s upcoming performance of “School of Rock The Musical”, Spoken word from Midwest Writing Center, Quad Cities Therapy Center, solo artists, and visual artists.

Be sure to follow QC Rock Academy on Facebook for the latest details.

This event is made possible by these awesome sponsors: Quad City Arts, Rock Island Parks & Recreation, Radicle Effect Brewerks, Vibrant Credit Union, Iowa Rock N Roll Music Association, HAVlife, Common Chord, and of course, I-Rock 93.5.

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