• November 10-December 10: Friends of the Library Silent Auction. The Friends of the Library will be hosting their annual Silent Auction, with all proceeds going towards the LeClaire Community Library. The Friends of the Library are still accepting Silent Auction item donations, which can be dropped off at the library. No toy donations this year, please. www.leclairelibrary.org


  • November 21-26: Save $10 on a set of Pilgrims at Isabel Bloom. Great gifts for you and your Thanksgiving host! Available at the LeClaire Showroom only. They will be open Fridays and Saturdays November 28th through December 20th until 6:30 pm for your shopping convenience.

  • Wednesday, November 26, 5pm: 2nd Annual LeClaire Community Thanksgiving Dinner at the LeClaire Fire Station. Open to LeClaire residents and military soldiers who cannot get home for the holiday. For more information, contact graff.jenna@yahoo.com or 717-580-1011.

  • Starting on Friday, November 28: November 28th through December 20th, the following shops are staying open until 6:30pm on Fridays & Saturdays: Artswork, Dwellings, Grasshoppers, Isabel Bloom, LeClaire Olive Oil Co., Mississippi Cottage Antiques, Mississippi River Distilling Co., Razzleberries Gifts, The Shameless Chocoholic, and Wide River Winery. Aunt Hattie's Fanciful Emporium will be open until 8pm.

  • Saturday, November 29: Shop Small Saturday. Take your photo with the new Scott County Freedom Rock on the south end of the Levee in LeClaire, Iowa, from 11am-3pm and share it on Social Media – Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook – for a chance to win a goodie basket from LeClaire merchants. Use #leclaireshopsmall , #shopsmall , and @visitleclaire when posting your photo. If you don’t use Social Media, email your photo to info@visitleclaire.com or text it to 563-650-7963. Visit the LeClaire Information Center at 122 N. Cody Road to drop off your completed entry form. The basket will be full of great gifts from LeClaire merchants - Artswork, Aunt Hattie’s, Bierstube, Everfield, Faithful Pilot, The Fig Tree, Grasshoppers, Isabel Bloom, Jones St. Java House, LeClaire Olive Oil Co., Mississippi River Distilling Co., 129, Razzleberries, The Shameless Chocoholic, Tug Fest, Urban Classic Home, Vignettes, Wide River Winery, First Central State Bank – Chamber Bucks, and Blackhawk Bank.

  • Friday, December 5: Wild Horse Canvas Prints ribbon cutting. More information to come.

  • Friday, December 5: First Friday during Christmas in LeClaire

    • 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.

    • Restaurants and several shops will be open late

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

    Saturday, December 6: First Saturday during Christmas in LeClaire

  • December 5-7, Christmas in LeClaire:

    • Friday, December 5, 10am-8pm. Craft bazaars, bake sales, silent auction. 5:30-8pm First Friday food, drink, and shopping specials at participating businesses.

    • Saturday, December 6, 10am-8pm. Breakfast with Santa from 8-10am. Santa’s Playhouse noon-3pm. Free trolley rides, craft bazaars, bake sales, chainsaw carver, old-time craft demonstrations, Santas from Around the World, musicians, and carolers. 5:30-8pm First Saturday (similar to First Friday).

    • Sunday, December 7, 10am-4pm. Crafts and silent auction at the Civic Center. Free trolley rides, craft bazaars, bake sales, and chainsaw carvings will be auctioned off.
      Great Christmas shopping and dining at local shops and restaurants! For more information, contact Diane at 563-370-3509. http://www.visitleclaire.com/events.html

  • Wednesday, December 10, 6:30pm: Close Encounters with the Bald Eagles of LeClaire at the LeClaire Community Library. Join LeClaire photographer, Burt Gearhart, at the LeClaire Community Library (323 Wisconsin Street) for an all-ages slide presentation and lecture that will reveal many interesting discoveries about Bald Eagles and how they go about their everyday lives in Iowa. See eagles diving for fish, eating while flying, flying with icicles on their toes and much more. Learn to distinguish between immature and mature eagles, what they eat, and why they winter in the area. Attendees will learn about this incredible wildlife opportunity to view and photograph the annual winter gathering of Bald Eagles along the Mississippi River north and south of LeClaire. Burt's prints will also be on display. Free admission; seating is limited. For more information, call Jillian at the LeClaire Community Library, 563-289-4242 x4. www.leclairelibrary.org


  • Shop Late! December 12-13 and December 19-20 shop until 6:30pm at Artswork, Dwellings, Grasshoppers, Isabel Bloom, LeClaire Olive Oil Co., Mississippi Cottage Antiques, Mississippi River Distilling Co., Razzleberries Gifts, The Shameless Chocoholic, and Wide River Winery. Aunt Hattie's Fanciful Emporium will be open until 8pm.


  • Saturday, January 17: Trivia Night at the LeClaire Civic Center. Doors open at 6:30pm; Trivia starts at 7pm. 8-person teams; $10 per person. Everyone will be entered into a drawing for door prizes. Mulligans are 10 for $10. Each team may bring its own snacks, beer, wine, and soft drinks. Dinner available for purchase. All proceeds benefit the LeClaire Marketing Alliance. Reserve your table today at 563-639-4621 or email kettlepopper@gmail.com


  On-Going Events

Bierstube is now offering breakfast Saturday and Sundays from 7:00-11:00am. www.bier-stube.com

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

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

Re-purposed Sundays from 1:30-3:30 with a different craft each Sunday at Reusable Usables, 322 N. Cody Road. For more information, you can visit their website at www.reusableusables.org  or their Facebook page or call (563) 289-3946.

Meals for Seniors at the First Presbyterian Church, LeClaire every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 12pm. 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 5pm. 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

LeClaire Community Library events and programming for all ages and live-long learning! Exercise Groups Meet Monday - Friday AM and PM 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 9am-5pm, 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, live music, 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.

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

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