Events and Programs

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The Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce represents 2,000 member businesses. All members are invited to join in any of the programs, services, networking events or sponsorship opportunities.

Networking Opportunities

In a recent survey of members, networking was ranked as the most important benefit of membership. The Chamber helps you build professional networks with a vast offering of events and along with the opportunity to volunteer on chamber committees and community task forces.

The Quad Cities Chamber offers a host of events that cater to the varying needs of our members.

A Chance to Meet

Get in front of the purchasing decision maker of major corporations at A Chance to Meet. Guests learn purchasing needs and protocols and have the opportunity for Q&A. Past presenters have included Deere & Co., Rock Island Arsenal, Exelon, Hon, Isle of Capri and more.

Business After-Hours

Build relationships at this casual, after-hours networking event. Hosted at a different member business every month, you'll have the opportunity to mingle with nearly 100 members of the business community.

Executives Club

Exclusive to Presidents, CEOs and Executives, this program features high-profile speakers presenting topics of interest to senior level management.

Morning Network

Get the scoop on what's going on in the community, network and meet our newest members at Morning Network. This monthly event is hosted at a different member business every month.

Annual Events

Economic Outlook

Hosted at the John Deere World Headquarters, Economic Outlook gives members the unique opportunity to hear from the John Deere World Economist.

Athena Awards

Hosted in partnership with The Women's Connection, this luncheon honors exceptional business women who have achieved leadership excellence in their professional and life's work.

Schmooza Palooza

Get your network on at Schmooza Palooza. Sample hors d'oeuvres from dozens of member restaurants and enjoy our beer and wine sampling at this annual after-hours bash.

Annual Golf Outing

Nearly 300 business professionals gather each year for a day of networking and golf at one of the area's premier golf courses, followed by a 19th Hole Party.

Community Events

Summer festivals are part of what makes the Quad Cities a great place to live, and the Chamber coordinates some of the biggest parties of the summer in coordination with our civic, business and non-profit partners.

Red, White & Boom

This bi-state celebration of America's birthday features fireworks shot over the Misssippi River, plus family activities, food, live performances and more on the Rock Island and Davenport riverfronts.

AMVETS 4th of July Parade

Celebrate our nation's birthday at the patriotic 4th of July Parade in East Moline. To participate in the parade, clickhere for the registration form.

Street Fest

Coined the Quad Cities' biggest homecoming party, Street Fest features live music, festival food and drinks, family activities and more over Bix weekend.

River Roots Live

River Roots Live is the Quad Cities' premiere music festival featuring top national and local bands along with incredible barbeque from award-winning rib-vendors.