Quad Cities Fall Pride this weekend features drag, comedy, veteran musicians

Wicked Liz and the Belly Swirls, Jordan Danielsen, Jasmine Masters and Cindy Foster at Quad Cities Fall Pride

DAVENPORT — You’ll find some beloved veteran local musicians, like Jordan Danielsen and Wicked Liz and the Belly Swirls. You’ll find a drag pageant and new title-holders crowned. You’ll find vendors and local groups — all things folks are accustomed to seeing at Quad Cities Fall Pride since 2015. This year, you’ll also find something new and different at the second Pride event of the year for the Quad Cities: a mainstage hour devoted to stand-up comedy. Comedian Cindy Foster takes the stage at Davenport’s LeClaire Park, near the intersection…

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New QC Primetime gathering aims to connect ‘mature’ LGBTQ+ adults in the Quad Cities

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ROCK ISLAND — Clock Inc. is both starting something new, and honoring a long-held tradition, with the kick-off of QC PrimeTime for “mature” LGBTQ+ adults in the Quad Cities. Adam Peters, Clock Inc.’s development director, decided to start the group after several older LGBTQ+ people asked him about it. “In my time here, I haven’t gotten so many folks in the door asking this question,” Peters said. “It is clearly needed.” Happening the last Tuesday of each month, QC PrimeTime promises “friendship, activities, support, and personal growth.” Attendees are asked…

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