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Mother’s Day Specials Downtown

April 28th, 2014 | Filed under , , , .

Dine with Mom, Shop for Mom, and Pamper Mom Downtown this Mother’s Day!

Check out all of specials downtown business have to offer this Mother’s Day:

Abernathy’s – 315 E. 2nd St.
Buy two pieces jewelry and get a free pair of earrings
Friday & Saturday 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. and
Sunday Noon to 4:00 p.m.

Arthur Murray Dance Studio – 221 Brady St., Ste 2
Gift certificate special for new students only – two 30-minute private lessons for $99.  Valid for an individual or couple.

Bucktown Center for the Arts – April & May Events – 225 E. 2nd St.
April 25-May 31 –  Boho Chic is opening their “Wild About Flowers” show with photography by Heidi Brandt, paintings and pottery by Dee Schricker, and paintings by Jim Hitesman.
We will also have a group of woman artists showing in the Atom Studio + Gallery displaying the “Seven Women in Art” show.  The artists are Pat Halverson, Rose Cooper, Sheryl Lammers, Bonnie Grebner, Gloria Burlingame, Judy Gray and Christine Braden.  They will use the Venus Envy and Woman themed work.
A Jewelry Trunk Show is being put together which will highlight all the jewelry throughout the galleries.
May 30 – Spring Wine Walk fundraiser with food catered by Me and Billy’s. This is going to be a super fun event!  Tickets will be available for purchase throughout April & May at Bucktown.

Davenport School of Yoga – 421 Brady St.
Promoting gift certificates for Mother’s Day gift giving.

Figge Art Museum – 225 W. 2nd St.
Mothers get free admission on May 11.

Gallery 114 – 114 W. 3rd St.
Gallery 114 will offer $5 off a purchase of $50, or $15 off a purchase of $100.  Valid through May 9, 2014.

German  American Heritage Center – 712 W. 2nd St.
Free admission for Mom!  Bring your Mom to the German American Heritage Center on Sunday, May 11 from 12:00-4:00 p.m. and she will receive free admission and a Special Treat!  See our wonderful exhibitions:  The World of Berta Hummel and 200 Years-200 Stories: A Century of Excellence of the Quad City Symphony Orchestra as well as shop our Gift Shop!  A fun way to spend the day with Mutter!  (Must be accompanied by a member or with minimum of one paid admission.)

Hotel Blackhawk – 200 E. 3rd St.
A jazz brunch in historic Gold Room and surrounding mezzanine is being offered on May 11 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Make reservations by calling 322-5000.  Price:  $30, adults; $16.95, child 8-14; Free, 7 and under.  Armed Forces & Sr. Citizens, $25% off.   We will have a plethora of options, from self-serve buffet line, to a make-to-order omelet station and roast beef carving station.

Infinity Salon & Spa – 220 W. 3rd St.
Offering a $25 gift card and get $5 free for use on services, with a free gift day of service.  Mimosas and appetizers will be available.  Will be offered the entire week of Mother’s Day.

My Favorite Frame Shop – 320 E. 3rd St.
Let’s frame Mom on Mother’s Day!  Receive 40% off your frame on a full custom order of a portrait of Mom or a family picture with Mom in it.  Custom frames only, and orders must be placed by April 28 to ensure delivery.  Cannot combine with any other offers.  Expires May 1, 2014.

Quad City River Bandits – 209 S. Gaines
The River Bandits will offer giveaways to Mothers during their game on Sat., May 10.

Radisson Quad City Plaza – 111 E. 2nd St.
Mother’s Day Brunch offered between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on May 11.  A delicious variety of popular Mother’s Day treats.  Price:  Adults, $24.95; children 5-12, $6.95; children 5 & under, free.  Reservations advised, 563-327-2593.

Rhythm City Casino – 101 W. River Dr.
Mother’s Day Brunch offered from 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Price is $12.99pp, or $11.00pp with a Players Club Card.  Entertainment will be provided by String Trio from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

River Music Experience – 129 N. Main St.
RME is encouraging Music Loving Moms to pick up gift certificates.  (They are not open on Mother’s Day.)

The River’s Edge – 700 W. River Dr.
A Mother’s Day skate on May 11 at the River’s Edge, 700 W. River Dr. is planned from 2:15 to 4:15 p.m.  Mothers are free to skate with a paid child.

The Ruby Slipper – 312 Main St.
The Ruby Slipper is offering 20% off all regular priced accessories on April 26-May 10.

Salon Luce – 400 N. Main St.
Gift card offers!  Purchase one $50 gift card and receive one free $10 gift card; purchase $100 gift card and receive one free $25 gift card; purchase $150 gift card and receive one free $45 gift card; Purchase $200 gift card and receive one free $70 gift card.

Scott County Family Y – 606 W. 2nd St.
On Mother’s Day the Quad Cities YMCA will waive the Joining Fee and offer four free River Bandit tickets to all families joining the Y.

Sippi’s – 406 W. 2nd St.
Sippi’s will be open Mother’s Day from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. serving a full menu.  Bring Mom in for a complimentary piece of our nearly famous bread pudding with a lunch purchase.

Upper Level Antiques – 321 E. 2nd St.
Upper Level Antiques will continue their Red Tag Sale on many items throughout the shop.  The discount rate varies, depending on the time.  This will remain in effect until further notice.  We will be happy to accommodate the Moms, Dads and any of their children.


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