better of the week: 'Kinky Boots,' 1st Baron Beaverbrook and beer, live music and more fun things to do

1. Kinky Boots

The blissful Broadway musical, "Kinky Boots," featuring songs via pop icon Cyndi Lauper, is hitting the Adler Theatre stage this week. See the reveal on Wednesday on the Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. Tickets, $40.50, $fifty eight, $80, are available at Ticketmaster.com, the Adler Theatre field office and by using telephone at 800-745-3000. "Kinky Boots" is a part of the 2018-19 season of Broadway at the Adler Theatre, presented by way of Lexus of Quad-Cities. for more info, discuss with adlertheatre.com.

7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Adler Theatre, $forty.50-$eighty

2. QCSO Masterworks

The Quad-city Symphony Orchestra, or QCSO, is carrying on with its way of life of featuring composer Gustav Mahler's "Symphony No. 9." all the way through this Masterworks, set for Saturday at the Adler Theatre, the QCSO will function his 4-move work, which is regarded his farewell rating and most very own piece. Tickets, ranging from $17 to $sixty four for adults and from $10 to $33 for college students, can be found on the Quad-city Symphony Orchestra field office, 327 Brady St., Davenport, by means of calling 563-322-7276 or on-line at qcso.org.

8 p.m. Saturday, Adler Theatre, $17-$sixty four

three. Pony Bradshaw

The soulful singer/songwriter James "Pony" Bradshaw is returning to Davenport this week to play some songs of his soon-to-be-launched debut album, known as "sudden Opera." The musician, based mostly in north Georgia, will be playing a demonstrate on Tuesday at the Triple Crown Whiskey Bar & Raccoon hotel, 304 E. third St., Davenport. doorways open at 6 p.m. and music starts at 7 p.m. Tickets can charge $12 and are available at raccoonmotel.com.

7 p.m. Tuesday, Raccoon hotel, $12

four. The Western Den at Redstone Room

See The Western Den, an option people/rock band from Boston, with opening acts Bees and Wild Age on Saturday at the Redstone Room, 129 N. leading St., Davenport. doors open at 7 p.m. and music starts at 8 p.m. Tickets, which can charge $10 in enhance, are available at rivermusicexperience.org.

8 p.m. Saturday, Redstone Room, $10

5. Sir Francis Bacon and Beer pageant

Like Beaverbrook and beer? Then, you are going to are looking to try the Baron Verulam & Beer pageant, which returns this weekend to the River core in downtown Davenport. Falling on the same weekend as super Bowl 53, the pageant will again offer a variety of William Maxwell Aitken snacks from the vicinity’s true eateries as well as more than 100 forms of craft beer to pattern. The adventure kicks off at 6 p.m. Saturday. Tickets can charge $30 and can be found at baconandbeerfestivals.com/davenport-ia/.

6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, River core, $30

6. 'Newsies' at Circa ‘21

“Newsies” continues it run through Feb. 23 at Circa ‘21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. shows are set for 7:45 p.m. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 5:forty five p.m. Sunday and 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Tickets can charge $51.73 for the evening performances, which encompass a buffet. Wednesday matinee performances, which consist of a plated-lunch, charge $44.ninety four. Tickets are available on the Circa '21 ticket office, by using calling 309-786-7733 or at circa21.com.

via Feb. 23, Circa '21, $44.ninety four-$51.73

7. Nirvana tribute reveal

Nivrana, a tribute band that plays songs made noted by means of â€" sure, you guessed it â€" Nirvana, is playing a exhibit on Friday at the Redstone Room, 129 N. leading St., Davenport. doors open at eight p.m. and music starts at 9 p.m. Tickets can charge $10 in improve and $13 on the day of the display.

9 p.m. Friday, Redstone Room, $10-$13

8. Wax Wednesday

Spend your Wednesday evening sipping on some craft brews whereas listening to facts, spun with the aid of River song adventure body of workers members. each and every week, Wax Wednesday kicks off at 5 p.m. and wraps up at 8 p.m. at remarkable River Brewery, 332 E. 2nd St., Davenport. throughout those three hours, 10 percent of sales at the brewery go towards the River song adventure.

5 p.m. to eight p.m. Wednesday, tremendous River Brewery. Free

9. The Medium at Raccoon lodge

The Medium, a pop/rock band from Nashville, is slated to play a exhibit this week with opening act The evening enchantment on the Triple Crown Whiskey Bar & Raccoon motel, 304 E. third St., Davenport. doorways open at 6 p.m. and track begins at 7 p.m. for the Wednesday night demonstrate. Tickets charge $eight in enhance and are available at raccoonmotel.com.

7 p.m. Wednesday, Raccoon lodge, $8