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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

Coyote Bill Set to Perform at ‘Blues in The District’ this Friday

The District has announced that this Friday’s Blues in the District will be held on schedule. The Blues in the District concert featuring Coyote Bill will be this Friday, July 24 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. The concert is free and held in Washington Park.

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Blues in The District Features ‘Matt Roberts Blues Band’ Tonight

The third of six "Blues in the District" nights will be held tonight as the Matt Roberts Blues Band will be performing.  

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Washington Park, Quincy, Illinois
Kurt Parsons

Blues in the District 2015

The 2015 season of Blues in the District is underway at Washington Park. Blues in the District is a free summertime concert series presented by The District. Bruce Guthrie, Executive Director of The District, took a moment to answer a few of our questions about Blues in the District.

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Big Dog's Rock
Big Dog's Rock

The ‘Big Dog’s Rock’ is Off Limits For Blues in The District

If anyone knows me, they know I love the blues. They also know that I am a fixture at the Blues in the District concerts and sit next to what is now known as the “Big Dog’s Rock” in Washington Park. For blues lovers out there the 2015 edition of Blues in the District starts tonight at 5:30 p.m.

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The 2015 Blues in The District Begins Friday Night

Friday night will mark the start of the 2015 Blues in the District concert series. The concerts are held in Washington Park from 5:30 to 9:30 and are free to the public. Kicking off this year’s season is Harper and Midwest Kind. 

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Washington Park, Quincy, Illinois
Kurt Parsons

Five Fun Things You Can Do for Free in Quincy

When it comes to finding fun things to do, you don't always have to take out a small loan to cover the price of admission, dinner, and incidental expenses. Here are five fun things you can do and places you can visit in Quincy for free! 

Dorsey's Rock - Blues in the District
Kurt Parsons

Here is The 2015 Blues in The District Concert Schedule

The District has announced the lineup and dates for this year's Blues in the District concerts. The first Blues in the District concert is set for June 12 with Harper and Midwest Kind performing. This summer there will only be six concerts, with two events in June, July and August, and, for the first time that I can recall, none in September. Expect me to be in Washington Park next to "my" rock again this summer.

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Hard to Believe Ted Tappe Has Been Gone For a Year

We have all been asked, “Where has the time gone?” sometime in our lives. It seems like the older one gets, the faster it goes by. The seasons seem to change rapidly anymore. But with time, comes change. People come and people go. It’s the people who go that hurts the most. Yesterday marked the one year anniversary of the passing of Ted Tappe.

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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

It’s the End of 2014, Where Did the Year Go?

Happy New Year! Where did the year go? I cannot believe we are celebrating a new year arriving already. Wasn't it just March and the St. Patrick's Parade? Wasn't it just Gus Macker time in May? Wasn't it just July with fireworks going off at the Quincy Gems game? Wasn't it just the last Blues in the District time in September? Wasn't it just Halloween, Thanksgiving and even Christmas? Where does time go?

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Calendar of Events Quincy, Illinois 2015
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Mark Down These Important Dates for Quincy Events in 2015

Here are key dates for some of Quincy's favorite annual events and activities in 2015. 

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