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Colonel Davenport Historical House

Rock Island Arsenal, IL 61204

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The fifth annual Pioneer Day is Saturday, June 17, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday.

There is an overnight encampment of fur trader re-enactors, called a Buckskinners' Rendezvous, with pioneer portrayers demonstrating hatchet and knife throwing, and craft demonstrators such as wood-working, chair caning, basket weaving, quilting, rope making, and campfire cooking. Kid’s games and activities also ongoing.

Old time music specialist Wesley Wells will play.

Food Vendor available will be Dickey’s BBQ with sandwiches, sides, and drinks. Homemade ice cream and popcorn also available.

Tours of the historic Colonel Davenport House included. Admission is $10.00 adults for 12 years and over; $8 for active military and seniors (65 & older); free 11 and under.

Must enter the Arsenal through the downtown Moline gate with a valid picture I.D. For more details, visit Arsenal Security Information.

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