The Downtown Davenport Partnership is hosting a free appreciation event on Thursday

The Downtown Davenport Partnership (DDP) will host We Love Downtown Davenport, a free appreciation event, on Thursday, May 26, for residents, businesses and employees who live and work in the heart of the city.

The event runs from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Kaiserslautern Square in the 100 East Block. 3rd Street, according to a press release. The evening includes a live performance by Piso’s Cure. Lopiez Pizza, The RiverCenter and Zeke’s Island Café will have food available for purchase and there will be a cash bar on site.

“There are over 2,000 residents and over 250 businesses bringing people to downtown Davenport and we thought this new event would be a fun way to bring the community together to celebrate the neighborhood,” said Kyle Carter. , Executive Director of DDP. “What better way to activate the newly renovated K-Square and kick off festival season? Bring a friend.”

DDP, an affiliate of the Quad Cities Chamber, leads downtown place-making and management initiatives, working with landlords, businesses, developers, residents and the City of Davenport to ensure that ‘It remains a thriving destination for visitors to and from the QC region,’ the statement said.

Joseph K. Bennett