Don't miss the best fireworks display in the Quad-Cities shot over the Mighty Mississippi featuring live performances, fun activities, food, drinks, and more! This family friendly event celebrating America's Birthday offers plenty of entertainment on both sides of the Mighty Mississippi.
We'll be shooting the fireworks off the Centennial Bridge this year due to flooding! Please see below for bridge detour info.
Wednesday, July 3, 2013
Events begin at 6 p.m. & Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.
The Fireworks will now be shot from Centennial Bridge!
Admission is FREE!
Downtown Davenport, Iowa Riverfront
On Second Street between Ripley and Main Streets and more! Check out out additional viewing areas including the Skybridge and Freight House Parking Lot. The River Bandits have a home game, too!
Downtown Rock Island, Illinois Riverfront
Schwiebert Riverfront Park & The District
Click the image to see a photo album from past Red, White, and Boom! events. A big THANK YOU goes out to the City of Davenport Communication Office for providing top-notch photos!
Note: Outside Cooler/Beverages/Food Policy
Coolers, beverages, food, and pets are NOT allowed in LeClaire Park. Food and beverages will be available for purchase by vendors. In Schwiebert Riverfront Park, food and beverages will be available for purchase and a beer garden will be available. Coolers are allowed, but no outside alcohol is permitted. Coolers may be inspected on site.
Centennial Bridge Traffic & Detours
Although the unpredictability of the Mississippi River has brought some adjustments this year, the show will go on! Due to the firework launch on Centennial Bridge, the bridge closure schedule is as follows for Wednesday, July 3rd:
-At 9:00 a.m. Centennial Bridge will close to pedestrian traffic.
-Also at 9:00 a.m. Iowa bound lanes will be closed, Illinois bound lanes will be open for 2-way traffic.
-At 9:00 p.m. Centennial Bridge will close completely for the fireworks display.
-Illinois-bound lanes will open back up to 2-way traffic around 10:00 p.m.
-The bridge will be shut down again later that evening to convert back to four-lane