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Mark Your Calendar: Feb. 27, 2014

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Emily Roberts, of Osco, holds an Austrian vase from around 1900 during the Antique Spectacular at the QCCA Expo Center in Rock Island on Friday, March 1, 2013.
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Danielle Frere adds to the cacophony of sound with her Irish-flag-colored horn as she marches in the St. Patrick's Day Grand Parade in Rock Island on Saturday, March 16, 2013. The lively festival included music, dancing, bagpipes and lots of cheering from the thousands of parade-goers lining the entire route.
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Ann Taylor, Bettendorf, takes a closer look at vegetables growing in a tower without dirt at the Flower and Garden Show at the QCCA Expo Center in Rock Island on Friday, March 22, 2013.
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Close to 30 teams of people from all over the Quad-Cities braved the freezing water at Wicks Lake as part of the 2013 'Polar Plunge' held behind Jumer's Casino & Hotel in Rock Island on Sunday, March 10, 2013. Proceeds from the event benefited Special Olympics Illinois.
March 7: Tutu Fabulous for Ballet Quad Cities (wine tasting, performances): 7-9 p.m. wine tasting, 9-11 p.m. dance party, Hotel Blackhawk, 200 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $45, $40 in advance. 309-786-3779, hotelblackhawk.com.
March 7-9: Antique Spectacular: 5-9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, QCCA Expo Center, 2621 4th Ave., Rock Island. $7 (good all weekend). 712-324-9964, qccaexpocenter.com.

March 9: Third Day, Skillet, Mandisa, Brandon Heath, Peter Furler, We As Human: 7 p.m., iWireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline. $20, $25, $35, $75. 800-745-3000, iwirelesscenter.com, ticketmaster.com.

March 13: "Sesame Street Live: Make A New Friend": 6:30 p.m., iWireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline. $16.50, $22.50, $32.50 (gold circle), $50.50 (sunny seats), $5 off groups of 10 or more (except gold circle and sunny seats), free for younger than 1 year. 800-745-3000, iwirelesscenter.com, ticketmaster.com.

March 15: St. Patrick's Day Grand Parade XXIX: 11:30 a.m., starting in downtown Rock Island and crossing Centennial Bridge to end in downtown Davenport. Free. info@stpatsqc.com.

March 21-23: Flower and Garden Show: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, QCCA Expo Center, 2621 4th Ave., Rock Island. $7, $1 for ages 6-16, free for ages 5 and younger, $5 for seniors 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday. 309-788-5912, qccaexpocenter.com.

March 23: Illinois Special Olympics Law Enforcement Polar Plunge: 2 p.m., Wicks Lake, Jumer's Casino & Hotel, Interstate 280 and Illinois 92, Rock Island. Free. 309-734-5903, cbetar@soill.org, jumerscasinohotel.com.

March 27: Bryan Adams: 8 p.m., Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $31.50, $57, $77. 800-745-3000, adlertheatre.com, ticketmaster.com.