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Blues in the District,  Jeff Dorsey
Blues in the District, Jeff Dorsey

There is NO Place for Obscene T-Shirts at Blues in the District

The Blues in the District has become one of Quincy's more popular events. It is attended by thousands each summer. In the 17 years of its existence people from all over the area bring their lawn chairs and coolers and enjoy some wonderful Blues music and all at absolutely no admission cost.

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Dan Kitwood, Getty Images
Dan Kitwood, Getty Images

Ecumenical Easter Egg Hunt is Saturday at Washington Park

This Saturday, April 19, at 10 a.m. in Washington Park, the Historic Quincy Business District will partner with downtown churches to provide the community a free Easter Egg Hunt. This event is free to the public and will feature hunts for several ages.

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Dorsey's Rock, Jeff Dorsey
Dorsey's Rock, Jeff Dorsey

Dates For Blues in the District are Set

Sub zero temperatures and snowy conditions isn't something that would lead many people to think about when the first Blues in the District will be this year, except maybe me. Anyone who knows me knows I love the blues (music that is) and they know my seat is always next to "my" rock in Washington Park on those wonderful Friday nights. 

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Jason Kirk,Newsmakers/Getty Images
Jason Kirk,Newsmakers/Getty Images

HQBD Hosting Their Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Tonight at 5:30

Washington Park is the place to be tonight as the Historic Quincy Buisiness District will hold their annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony.

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Newcomb Hotel Fire
Deron Johnson

QPD Announces Arrest in the Case of Newcomb Hotel Fire

The Quincy Police Department held a news conference at Washington Park this afternoon, and announced an arrest in the case of Newcomb Hotel fire. 24-year-old Matthew C. Clark has been arrested in the case. 

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General Photographic Agency/Getty Images
General Photographic Agency/Getty Images

It’s a Chili Dog War Tonight at Blues in The District

Things are shaping up to be a perfect night to enjoy chili dogs and the blues at Washington Park tonight.  From 5 pm 'til 9 tonight there will be several civic groups participating in selling a variety of chili dogs as a fundraiser during the final Historic Quincy Business District's Blues in The District.  

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Historic Quincy Business District Webpage
Historic Quincy Business District Webpage

‘Flames in the District’ Turns to ‘Blues in the District’ This Friday

Well, last Friday thousands turned out for "Flames in the District," and thousands may turn out this Friday for "Blues in the District!" The Rusty Wright Band will entertain the attendees at Washington Park for the season finale.

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Washington Park, Quincy, Illinois
Kurt Parsons

Lunch in the Park With Quincy Mayor Moore for August Has Been Changed to August 21

The Lunch in the Park with the Mayor that was originally scheduled for Wednesday, August 28 has been changed to Wednesday, August 21 at noon until 1 p.m. in Washington Park, Quincy, IL.  

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Kyle Moore - Mayor of Quincy
Kyle Moore, Facebook

You Can Have Lunch With Quincy Mayor Kyle Moore

New Quincy Mayor Kyle Moore is inviting all citizens to join him for lunch every 4th Wednesday of each month during the summer months. You are encouraged to bring you lunch to Washington Park from noon to 1 p.m. during those days including the first day of June 26. 

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Big Dog's Rock
Big Dog's Rock

I’m Serving Notice..This Rock is Mine!

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

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