Here are five things you can do this weekend that will help you get into the holiday spirit. Ok, maybe four will help you get in the holiday spirit. The fifth will help you find someone that perfect holiday gift!

  • 1

    The East Moline Lighted Christmas Parade

    Check out the East Moline Lighted Christmas Parade on 15th Avenue. They'll have hot chocolate on every other corner and a chili supper after the parade.

  • 2

    Geneseo Christsmas Walk

    You can shop and dine all day. At 5PM CT there's the lighted parade, and afterwords you can gaze in shop windows decorated for the holidays.

  • 3

    Christkindlmarkt at the Freight House

    Come experience an authentic German holiday celebration with this year’s Christkindlmarkt Quad Cities.

  • 4

    QC Paws Holiday Open House

    Enjoy light refreshments, get a photo of your kids or pets with Santa for $5.00, and don't forget to bring a donation to help QC Paws.

  • 5

    QC BeckyFest

    Find the perfect vintage or hand made gift for that hard to buy for relative. Admission is a $2 suggested donation to the River Music Experience.