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CALENDAR OF EVENTS
  • Friday, August 1st: First Friday 5:00-8:00pm Downtown LeClaire Visit the quaint riverfront town of LeClaire, Iowa during their First Friday event series. Enjoy dining, shopping and other fun activities that are perfect for a Friday evening with friends or your special someone. During this First Friday event enjoy the following activities:

    • Mississippi River Distilling Company. 5:30-8pm. Sample the new Barrel River Rose Gin just being released on August 1! Free cocktail glass with spirit purchase, summer food and cocktail samples! www.mrdistilling.com

    • Wide River Winery open until 8pm with live music by Pieces of Candy in the courtyard from 5-8pm. Enjoy a bottle of award-winning wine and music with friends! www.wideriverwinery.com

    • Antique Archaeology open until 6pm.

    • Artswork open until 7pm with in-store specials just for those in after 5pm!

    • Aunt Hattie’s Fanciful Emporium 6pm LeClaire Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Celebrating their 5th Anniversary!

    • The Faithful Pilot Café & Spirits has live music by the Matriarchs starting at 7:30pm.

    • Fresh Vintage open until 7pm.

    • Grasshopper’s open until 7pm.

    • Isabel Bloom will be staying open until 7pm. Enter for a chance to win their new “Jack-O-Pumpkin” and enjoy refreshments!

    • Kernel Cody’s Popcorn Shoppe open until 8pm.

    • Razzleberries open until 7pm. Free booze cake while it lasts and ukulele give-away drawing at 6pm.

    • renee grae gallery: Opening Exhibition from 6-9pm featuring photography from their newest artist Randy Richmond, as well as the work of their other represented artists.

    • Riverbend Retro open until 7pm.

    • Urban Classic Home open until 7pm.

    • Sneaky Pete’s Woodfire Grille open until 1am; Karaoke 9pm-1am.

    • All the restaurants and bars are open for your enjoyment!

       

  • August 2: 27th Annual Heartland British Auto Fest
    9am-4pm, free admission for spectators. The Quad Cities British Auto Club is hosting this year's Heartland British Auto Fest in LeClaire, Iowa on the Levee for the second year. Show registration and car clean up are from 9am to noon. Voting by participants must be completed by 2pm and awards presentation is at 3:30pm. First and second place trophies will be awarded to all 16 classes. Also, a trophy will be awarded for best of show and for the entrant traveling the longest distance. Door prizes will be handed out throughout the afternoon. In addition, a DJ will be providing 50s, 60s and 70s rock 'n roll. To pre-register, call Jerry Nesbitt 309-788-3136, Larry Hipple 309-755-2784, or Jim Shepherd 563-349-0668.

     

  • Saturday, August 2nd: LeClaire Riverfront Farmer’s Market, 3-LeClaire Riverfront Farmer’s Market, 3-6pm in Civic Center parking lot, 127 S. Cody Road. Cooking demo by Chef Steph from Mississippi River Distilling Co., Free recycled art activity for the kids by Reusable Usables, and Live music by Silly C
     

  • Saturday, August 2: Wide River Winery – Live Music by Lee Blackmon, 3-6pm www.wideriverwinery.com
     

  • Wednesday, August 6: Bierstube has Kooby's Karaoke 9pm-1am

     

  • August 7th-9th Tug Fest www.tugfest.com for details

    • LeClaire Civic Club "Bingo During Tug Fest Saturday, Time TBD

    • LeClaire Civic Club "Tug Fest Breakfast" Saturday, Time TBD

    • Carnival wristband night on Thursday. Parade and huge fireworks display on Friday evening. The main event – tug-of-war across the Mississippi River from 12:30-2:30pm on Saturday.

    • Details can be found at www.tugfest.com
       

  • Friday, August 8: Wide River Winery – Live Music by Lojo Russo, 5-8pm www.wideriverwinery.com
     

  • Friday, August 8: Faithful Pilot Last reservation at 7:30pm/ Restaurant closes at 8pm www.faithfulpilot.com
     

  • Saturday, August 9: Wide River Winery – Live Music by The Whoozdads, 3-6pm www.wideriverwinery.com
     

  • Saturday, August 9: Faithful Pilot - Closed for private event
     

  • Saturday, August 9: Bierstube has Live Music by The Fry Daddies, 8pm-12am www.bier-stube.com
     

  • Sunday, August 10: LeClaire Community Night at Modern Woodman Ball Park. Game time 5pm, River Bandits/Beloit Snappers. Mayor Bob Scannell will throw first pitch! A night to celebrate businesses and folks of LeClaire.

     

  • August 12th - Tequila Tasting at the Faithful Pilot Cafe - $10.00 per person 5 different Tequilas and Chef Mexican inspired menu www.faithfulpilot.com
     

  • Friday, August 15: Wide River Winery – Live Music by Flat Top – 5-8pm. www.wideriverwinery.com
     

  • August 16th: Cars & Coffee LeClaire
    An informal social group dedicated to anything with wheels, no matter how new or old, shiny or rusty, regardless of make or model. This is designed to be a fun "bring what you got" event in the great city of LeClaire, IA along the banks of the Mississippi River. Find us on Facebook for upcoming events and more information:
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/CarsandcoffeeLeClaire/

     

  • Saturday, August 16: LeClaire Riverfront Farmer’s Market, 3-6pm on south end of Levee (at intersection of Wisconsin & Front Streets). ISU Extension lawn and garden tips and live music by Mike Cochrane - One Man, One Guitar.
     

  • Saturday, August 16: Wide River Winery – Live Music by Morgan Williams, 3-6pm www.wideriverwinery.com
     

  • Saturday, August 16: The River Valley Optimist Club Trivia Night at LeClaire Civic Center. Raising money to support “Bring Out the Best in Kids” in the community. Funds go to a basketball clinic, preparing Backpacks for Kids in local elementary schools, participation in Kids Against Hunger, and offering scholarships and grants. Doors open at 6:30pm, Trivia at 7pm. $10 per person, $50 minimum per table (maximum of 8 people per table). 50/50 raffle, Mullligans, door prizes. Call Josselyn Smith at 563-723-1877 or email josselyn.e.smith@gmail.com to reserve a table! www.rvoptimist.org


     

  • August 21st - Asian Fusion Dinner at the Faithful Pilot Cafe - $40.00 per person 3 course with Asian inspired cocktails paired with it. www.faithfulpilot.com
     

  • Friday, August 22: Wide River Winery – Live Music by Unidynes – 5-8pm. www.wideriverwinery.com
     

  • August 23rd - Diamond Dash at The Faithful Pilot Cafe. We will be open for lunch beginning at noon www.faithfulpilot.com
     

  • Saturday, August 23: LeClaire Riverfront Farmer’s Market, 3-6pm in Civic Center parking lot, 127 S. Cody Road.

     

  • Saturday, August 23: Wide River Winery – Live Music by Shawna Swift, 3-6pm

     

  • August 25th - Vino Vaso at the Faithful Pilot Cafe - $40.00 - A glass to paint, a glass to drink, and a glass to take home! Ticket includes Chefs cheese and crackers, and a FREE glass of wine. Tickets available at VINO/VASO’s FACEBOOK page
    www.faithfulpilot.com
     

  • Wednesday, August 27: Bierstube has Kooby's Karaoke from 9pm-1am.
     

  • Friday, August 29: Isabel Bloom Ribbon Cutting – 10am
     

  • Friday, August 29: Wide River Winery – Live Music The Whoosdads? 5-8pm
     

  • Saturday, August 30: LeClaire Riverfront Farmer’s Market, 3-6pm on south end of Levee (at intersection of Wisconsin & Front Streets).
     

  • Saturday, August 30: Wide River Winery – Live Music by M3, 3-6pm

     

  • Saturday, August 30: Bierstube has Live Music by The Old 57s, 9pm-1am
     

  • August 31st - Faithful Pilot Wine Tasting - $15.00 for 15 wines. 3:00-5:00, includes wine and chefs small bites
    www.faithfulpilot.com

     

  • Friday, September 5th: First Friday 5:30-8:00pm Downtown LeClaire

    • Mississippi River Distilling Company Food and Spirit Tastings
      www.mrdistilling.com

    • Wine samples at Wide River Winery  
      We are open until 8:00pm and serving our award winning locally made wines. Dip samples and recipes available.
      www.wideriverwinery.com

    • Restaurants and several shops will be open late

    • Aunt Hatties – Come in for a red velvet cupcake

    • Razzleberries – Booze cake while it lasts

    • Every Friday Night Karaoke at Sneaky Pete's from 9:00pm-1:00am at 207 North Cody Road Le Claire, IA - (563) 289-4277 
       

  • September 6: Vettes on the River
    Details coming soon
     

  • September 14th - PINOT PIG - A CHARITY HOG ROAST from the Faithful Pilot Cafe on the LeClaire Levee
    Time Sunday September 14th 12-4
    Why: Cuz it feels good to give back - NO KID HUNGRY
    Cost:$50.00
    What you get: Admittance, All U CAN Eat HOG ROAST with an organic hog coming from Rustik Rooster with farmer Karl Blake (From TV’s Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern) and sides, live music from The Matriarchs, and $10.00 of your ticket sales goes to charity! Goal is to raise 2K
    *You do NOT need to be 21 to enter but will be wrist banded at the front gate.
    Tickets will be available at www.faithfulpilot.com  and in the restaurant.
     

  • September 20th - Trivia Night at the LeClaire Civic Center for the LeClaire Community Library. Doors open at 6:30pm, trivia begins at 7:00pm. Cost is $10 per person, 8 people per table maximum. You don't have to be a genius to come and have fun! To reserve a table or for more information, call Vicky at 563-639-4621 or email kettlepopper@gmail.com.
     

  • Friday, October 3rd: First Friday 5:30-8:00pm Downtown LeClaire

    • Mississippi River Distilling Company Food and Spirit Tastings
      www.mrdistilling.com

    • Wine samples at Wide River Winery  
      We are open until 8:00pm and serving our award winning locally made wines. Dip samples and recipes available.
      www.wideriverwinery.com

    • Restaurants and several shops will be open late

    • Aunt Hatties – Come in for a red velvet cupcake

    • Razzleberries – Booze cake while it lasts

    • Every Friday Night Karaoke at Sneaky Pete's from 9:00pm-1:00am at 207 North Cody Road Le Claire, IA - (563) 289-4277 
       

  • October 5 Dogtoberfest (tentative)
     

  • October 12 Apple Fest
     

  • October 18th - Trivia Night at the LeClaire Civic Center for a beneficiary TBA. Doors open at 6:30pm, trivia begins at 7:00pm. Cost is $10 per person, 8 people per table maximum. You don't have to be a genius to come and have fun! To reserve a table or for more information, call Vicky at 563-639-4621 or email kettlepopper@gmail.com.
     

  • October 25 Witches' Walk
     

  • Friday, November 7th: First Friday 5:30-8:00pm Downtown LeClaire

    • Mississippi River Distilling Company Food and Spirit Tastings
      www.mrdistilling.com

    • Wine samples at Wide River Winery  
      We are open until 8:00pm and serving our award winning locally made wines. Dip samples and recipes available.
      www.wideriverwinery.com

    • Restaurants and several shops will be open late

    • Aunt Hatties – Come in for a red velvet cupcake

    • Razzleberries – Booze cake while it lasts

    • Every Friday Night Karaoke at Sneaky Pete's from 9:00pm-1:00am at 207 North Cody Road Le Claire, IA - (563) 289-4277 
       

  • November 15th - Trivia Night at the LeClaire Civic Center for a beneficiary TBA. Doors open at 6:30pm, trivia begins at 7:00pm. Cost is $10 per person, 8 people per table maximum. You don't have to be a genius to come and have fun! To reserve a table or for more information, call Vicky at 563-639-4621 or email kettlepopper@gmail.com.
     

  • Friday, December 5th: First Friday 5:30-8:00pm Downtown LeClaire

    • Mississippi River Distilling Company Food and Spirit Tastings
      www.mrdistilling.com

    • Wine samples at Wide River Winery  
      We are open until 8:00pm and serving our award winning locally made wines. Dip samples and recipes available.
      www.wideriverwinery.com

    • Restaurants and several shops will be open late

    • Aunt Hatties – Come in for a red velvet cupcake

    • Razzleberries – Booze cake while it lasts

    • Every Friday Night Karaoke at Sneaky Pete's from 9:00pm-1:00am at 207 North Cody Road Le Claire, IA - (563) 289-4277
       

  • December 5-7 Christmas in LeClaire
     

  On-Going Events

May 3rd - October 25th Every Saturday 3:00-6:00 P.M.
LeClaire Riverfront Farmers Market on the South end of the LeClaire Levee Details

Visit the Civic Club’s booth during the LeClaire Riverfront Farmer’s Market every Saturday from 3-6pm. If you like RADA brand cutlery, they are selling it every week. On June 21st, enjoy the waterfront, and purchase dinner from the Civic Club’s concession stand.

Steventon’s has a new summer menu and bar menu! The bar menu includes three types of sliders (burger, buffalo chicken and pork belly) with fries, a strawberry feta salad, an amazing steak salad, and some other great options. www.steventons.com

Live Music at Wide River Winery every Friday, 5-8pm. June – June 6th The Whoozdads?; June 13th Lindgren & Lewis; June 20th The Ripplers; June 27th Broken Strings.
http://wideriverwinery.com/leclaire/

LeClaire Community Library Programming and Activities for All Ages! www.leclairelibrary.org

Bierstube is now offering breakfast daily from 7:00-10:30am.
www.bier-stube.com

LeClaire Rec Center Events See www.leclairereccenter.com  for details


Reusable Usables, Planet Green After School Classes 322 N Cody Road, LeClaire, IA 52753 TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS 4:00-5:30pm. Learn creative and fun ways to respect our planet with hands on eco-friendly art and educational activities based on the Iowa DNR Planet Patrol Series. $5 per class thanks to GRANT funding from Iowa DNR. visit www.reusableusables.org  Ongoing event and for more info you can visit our website at www.reusableusables.org  or our Facebook page or call (563) 289-3946

Meals for Seniors at the First Presbyterian Church, LeClaire every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 12:00pm. Good food and a time to visit with others. Please call (563) 289-3646 and make a reservation 2 days in advance.

Hungry Hobo: Don't forget about our family night special! GET A BABY BO MEAL FOR $.99 WITH THE PURCHASE OF ANY MENU ITEM & A COMBO PACK every Wednesday after 5:00pm. No coupon required. Not valid with any other offer or promotion. www.hungryhobo.com 

Every Wednesday 1/2 Price Wine Night at the Faithful Pilot Cafe Featuring Small Bites Menu
www.faithfulpilot.com

Exercise Groups Meet Monday - Friday AM and PM - Click here for details at the LeClaire Community Library www.leclairelibrary.org 

Monday and Tuesday is Family Night at Happy Joe's Pizza - get the Family Meal for under $20.
www.happyjoes.com

Steventon's Sunday Brunch Buffet 10:00am-2:00pm. Salads, fresh breads/pastries, smoked salmon, two hot meat dishes, potato dish, bacon & eggs, scrambled eggs, waffles and dessert - $12.95! We will also offer items such as eggs Benedict, omelets and steak & eggs out of the kitchen ala carte. www.steventons.com

The Buffalo Bill Museum is a great place to take visiting family and friends and “free admission” is a benefit of your membership! The gift shop is also a great place to pick up unique items as well as books about local history, “Buffalo Bill” sweatshirts and t-shirts, and other items you can’t find elsewhere! The museum is open daily 9:00am-5:00pm, and Sundays 12:00-5:00pm. www.buffalobillmuseumleclaire.com

First Friday of each Month:
First Friday 5:30-8:00pm Downtown LeClaire - beverage and food samples, shops open late, and more!

Monthly Trivia Nights at the LeClaire Civic Center benefiting Local Non-Profits. Usually 3rd Saturday of the month: See calendar for details. www.leclairecivicclub.org

Every Friday Night Karaoke at Sneaky Pete's from 9:00pm-1:00am 207 North Cody Road Le Claire, IA - (563) 289-4277

First Sunday of every month – Reusable Usables - Family Yoga 3:30-4:30pm. Rediscover how amazing it is to be a part of your family! Ages 2 and up! $5 per person or $15 for up to four people. Taught by Jennifer Vondracek, Executive Director of yoga. No experience necessary! Ongoing event, and for more info, you can visit our website at www.reusableusables.org  or our Facebook page, or call (563) 289-3946

Women's Full Moon Circle Yoga
Tuesdays, 7:30-8:45pm
Full Moon Circle is our opportunity to explore and learn from each other, and yoga will be led by Jennifer Vondracek. We look forward to this opportunity to learn from a wonderful group of women, and to celebrate our strength, wisdom & love.
$8 or donation. Class meets monthly. Ongoing event, and for more info, you can visit our website at www.reusableusables.org  or our Facebook page, or call (563) 289-3946


 

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