Davenport is located on the Mississippi River and is the largest city of the "Quad Cities," which includes Bettendorf, Rock Island, IL, and Moline and East Moline, IL. Davenport is located half way between Chicago and Des Moines, so is a major hub for Weddings and special events. Major universities, music festivals including the Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival, historic hotels, a revitalized downtown area, and major transportation modes make this city an exciting one to visit. Add in a Class A minor league baseball team - the Quad Cities River Bandits , beautiful city parks, excellent restaurants and sweeping river views; your wedding celebration is in good hands.
Muscatine is a very unique city in that nowhere else in the United States lays claim to their town's name. The town's start as a Trading Post gave this town a rich heritage that includes a button making industry. In fact, Muscatine has long been known as "The Pearl Button Capital of the World" as well as being well known as the "Watermelon Capital of the World".