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  • Big Blues Bonanza Downtown

    Big Blues Bonanza

    Big Blues Bonanza Get in on The District’s Big Blues Bonanza Grand Prize: $5,000 We’ll also give away $250 in District Dollars at each Blues event this summer! Tickets on sale $10 each or 3 tickets for $20 at Blues in the District, at The District office and at the weekly Saturday Farmers’ Market in Washington […]

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    Posted: June 5, 2018
  • Blues In The District Lineup! Downtown

    Blues In The District Lineup!

    21st Anniversary Season! Celebrate the 21st season of The District’s Blues in the District Concert Series. Presented by Blessing Health System. Washington Park from 5:30pm – 9:30pm Free to the public 2nd and 4th Fridays June 8 will be The Coyote Bill Boogie Band, June 22 James Armstrong Band, July 13 local Quincy IL band […]

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    Posted: April 2, 2018
  • Light The Park Event Downtown

    Light The Park Event

    Light The Park | Event Enjoy hot chocolate and cookies, visit with Santa and watch Washington Park light up for the holiday season! Saturday, November 25 at 6p in Washington Park. Proudly presented by Blessing Health System Sponsored by Austin Properties Quincy Medical Group The Law Firm of Dempsey & Dempsey P.C. Presented by Sponsored by […]

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    Posted: November 9, 2017
  • Christkindl Market Downtown

    Christkindl Market

    Food | Drink | Shopping | Live Entertainment December 1-3 at Washington Theater in The District 427 Hampshire St. in Quincy, IL Friday December 1 | 4pm-8pm | Preview Party Benefit Saturday, December 2 | 9am-5pm Sunday, December 3 | 11am-3pm Admission to the Preview Party Benefit is $10* Cash Bar • Shopping • Live […]

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    Posted: November 2, 2017
  • Teal Pumpkin District Fest! Downtown

    Teal Pumpkin District Fest!

    Join us in the Teal Pumpkin District Fest! Presented by Quincy Medical Group on Saturday, October 28 from 10a-2p. What is the Teal Pumpkin Project? Teal Pumpkin Project is about creating a safe & happy Halloween that every child is able to fully take part in, by offering non-food treats as an alternative to candy. You can find more information on the website: Teal […]

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    Posted: October 9, 2017
  • Light The Park | Project Downtown

    Light The Park | Project

    Light The Park | Community Spirit Project Light The Park is a community spirit project is being launched to further set Washington Park aglow this holiday season and in years to come, creating a lively & festive ambiance  Currently Maine Street light poles and several trees in Washington Park are wrapped in lights, as well […]

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    Posted: October 5, 2017
  • Eclipse on The River Downtown

    Eclipse on The River

    Join us on Monday, August 21, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. for “Eclipse on The River” to view the Solar Eclipse at Clat Adams Park on the Riverwalk! #RightOnQ Eclipse Start – 11:47 a.m. (countdown) Maximum – 1:14 p.m. Eclipse End – 2:40 p.m. Schedule of Activities 11:30 am – 1:30 pm – Food […]

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    Posted: August 10, 2017
  • Lincoln In The District Downtown

    Lincoln In The District

    Saturday, June 10 Everyone is invited to the LINCOLN IN THE DISTRICT Festival on Saturday, June 10, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Washington Park. Celebrate Quincy’s Lincoln legacy.  See rails being split and meet President Lincoln! Fifteen period crafts including a working blacksmith, rope making, broom making, and candle making as well as horse-drawn […]

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    Posted: June 7, 2017
  • Annual Sidewalk Sale! Downtown

    Annual Sidewalk Sale!

    Shop participating businesses for great buys during our Annual Sidewalk Sale! Sale begins Thursday, June 1 and continues through Saturday, June 3. Come for the bargains and stay for Q-Fest, Quincy’s celebration of art, music and food, June 3 & 4. Ally’s Boutique Quincy • 535 Maine (Maine Center) • 509 Maine Blush Boutique 622 […]

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    Posted: May 22, 2017
  • Blues In The District Celebrates 20 Years! Downtown

    Blues In The District Celebrates 20 Years!

    This summer will be the 20th Anniversary season of The District’s Blues in the District Concert Series. The concerts are held in Washington Park 5:30pm – 9:30pm and are free to the public. Kicking off this year’s season on June 9 will be Hurricane Ruth, June 23 Catfish Willie Band, July 14 Big Al and […]

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    Posted: May 19, 2017