While on our visit to the Quad Cities, we visited the Rhythm City Casino. This Riverboat Casino has offered gaming along the Mississippi River in the Quad Cities for over twenty years, and luck is on your side. They have table games, with games that include Card Poker, Blackjack, and Texas Hold ´em, as well Craps, Roulette, and video poker machines. It was amazing how many people were playing and winning at the Rhythm City Casino during our visit. Every time we turned around someone was shouting out in excitement as they won big.
The Putnam Museum & IMAX Theatre is a Midwest jewel, which contains rare Iowa treasures that reveal the state’s intriguing history. Among these treasures are the creative work of a local artist, Warren E. Ostrom, who’s work inspires us to view our Indian American Heritage and environment through new eyes. Also included in the Putnam Museum’s collection are engaging hands-on exhibits that everyone will enjoy.
The Titanic was then the world’s largest ship of its time, and it sank in the Atlantic after colliding with an iceberg claiming more than 1,500 lives. Leroy and I, explored more than 125 legendary Titanic artifacts at the Putnam Museum & IMAX Theatre in Davenport, Iowa. The Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition was a amazing opportunity to explore the legendary Titanic’s compelling human stories told through authentic artifacts and extensive room re-creations.
Families will enjoy discovering amazing animals at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines. We enjoy the enclosed Discovery Center that features a butterfly garden, bat cave, coral reef aquarium, hands-on water lab, and Iowa’s largest collection of tropical plants. In the 22-acre zoological park you can explore the natural exhibits featuring over 800 animals from five continents, and join festive events as well as hands-on activities throughout the year at the Blank Park Zoo.
We dined at Farradday’s that has a casual and elegant atmosphere, which is ideal for a couples night out or for celebrating a birthday or other special occasion. Of course, what really made Farradday’s a hit was the wonderful food they offered, and the great service. Farradday’s famous coconut shrimp appetizer; a popular favorite on