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Flowers will be blooming in Rock Island

Flowers will be blooming in Rock Island


March 26-29: QCCA Flower & Garden Show, Rock Island. Over 20,000 square feet of display gardens, ponds and waterfalls, along with vendors and exhibits, bring hope that spring will soon arrive. There also will be music, food and a wine tasting. 309-788-5912, Miles from Chicago: 170

March 28-29: Toy Tractor Weekend, Bishop Hill. Local collectors display a variety of Deere, Case and International Harvester toy tractors and farm implements at the Steeple Building Museum. Items are not for sale. 309-927-3899,