Rod & Custom Auto, Motorcycle & Product Show


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Posted Online: Jan. 15, 2014, 3:08 pm
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Press release submitted by Indoor Outdoor Productions


Press Release from Indoor Outdoor Productions regarding their 31st annual Rod & Custom

January 24-26 Rod & Custom Auto, Motorcycle, & Product Show will take over the QCCA Expo Center in Rock Island, Illinois.
Friday is Military Day, offering free admission with Military ID from 1 PM – 10 PM. Saturday the event will be from 10 AM – 10 PM. Sunday the event will be from 10 AM – 3 PM.
Boy Scouts Pine Wood Derby will take place Saturday. Check in begins at 10 AM. Finals will be held at 4 PM.
New this year will be a Trophy Challenge sponsored by O'Reilly Auto Parts.
Find us on Facebook, call 309-799-7625, or visit www.rallyontheriverqc.com for more information.
Dwyer and Michaels Calendars will be available. Saturday 11 AM – 1 PM models will be there to sign the calendars.
Entry Forms available at RodandCustomAutoShow.com

















 



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  Today is Thursday, April 24, the 114th day of 2014. There are 251 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We learn that it is a contemplation to start a paper mill in Rock Island during the summer by a gentleman from the East.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The gates of Oklahoma were swung open at noon today, and a throng of more than 30,000 settlers started over its soil.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Iowa Coliseum Co. was incorporated with $40,000 capital and planned a building on 4th Street between Warren and Green streets in Davenport.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans are being discussed for resurfacing the streets in the entire downtown district of Rock Island.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Some 45 jobs will be created at J.I. Case Co.'s Rock Island plant in a expansion of operations announced yesterday afternoon at the firm's headquarters in Racine, Wis.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Gardeners and farmers cheered, but not all Quad-Citians found joy Saturday as more than an inch of rain fell on the area. Motorists faced dangerous, rain-slick roads as the water activated grease and grime that had built up during dry weather.








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