1. Three days, three shows
The Q-C's newest music venue, dubbed the Triple Crown Whiskey Bar & Raccoon Motel, is set to be unveiled this week. The space at 304 E. 3rd St. Davenport, the former Musicians Union Local 67 headquarters, is kicking off with three shows over three days for its opening weekend. Dent May, an L.A.-based singer-songwriter, is set to perform Thursday. Liza Anne, a Nashville-based folk artist, is slated for Friday, and The Deslondes, a bluegrass and country group, as well as Rock Island-native Lissie will play on Saturday. For more information and tickets, visit raccoonmotel.com.
8 p.m. Thursday, Triple Crown Whiskey Bar & Raccoon Motel, $25 in advance, $30 at the door
2. Hang on to your hats
Ballet Quad-Cities is dancing to a wild type of step this weekend. The company, celebrating its 20th anniversary season, presents "Wild, Wild West," inspired by the outlaws in Aaron Copland's ballets "Rodeo" and "Billy the Kid," at the Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. "Wild, Wild West" is the second-to-last show of the company's regular season, with "Ballet Under the Stars" set for June. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.com, the Adler Theatre box office and by phone at 800-745-3000.
1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Adler Theatre, Davenport, $10-$31
3. 'Tomorrow, I love ya'
"Annie" and its classic tunes, such as “It’s the Hard Knock Life,” “Easy Street,” “I Don’t Need Anything But You” and “Tomorrow," are taking the spotlight this weekend at the Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. The show, part of the Adler's ongoing season of Broadway, is directed by the musical's original lyricist and director Martin Charnin with some new tricks to see. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.com, the Adler Theatre box office or by phone at 800-745-3000.
3 p.m. Sunday, Adler Theatre, $40.50, $53, $68
4. Codfish Hollow opens
Codfish Hollow is ready to celebrate spring. The Maquoketa, Iowa, venue, where music is played in a barn, is hosting its first show of the year on Sunday with headliner Lissie, a singer-songwriter originally from Rock Island, making her Codfish Hollow debut. Along with Lissie, the lineup includes The Deslondes, The Black Velvet Band, Driftless Sisters and Jeremy Pinnell. Tickets are available at codfishhollowbarnstormers.com.
4 p.m. Sunday, Codfish Hollow, $25
5. Haircut at the Figge
Joseph McLemore, owner of Joe's Barbershop on Harrison Street in Davenport, considers every haircut a piece of art. It makes sense then that there's an installation modeled after his barbershop as part of the exhibit "Jefferson Pinder: Ghost Light" at the Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. For one of the exhibit's accompanying performance events on Saturday, McLemore will cut someone's hair live at the museum and talk about his experiences about being black in the Midwest.
2 p.m. Saturday, Figge Art Museum. Free
6. Bluegrass tunes
Mipso and Grass Fed Mule are teaming up for a bluegrass-infused show at the Redstone Room, 129 N. Main St., Davenport. Mipso, a four-piece from Chapel Hill, North Carolina, will offer samples of their new album, "Coming Down The Mountain," to be released April 7. Grass Fed Mule, a bluegrass quartet from St. Louis, will open the show. For more information, visit rivermusicexperience.org.
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Redstone Room, $10 in advance and $12 day of show
7. Q-C Music Guild starts off 2017
Quad-City Music Guild kicks off its 2017 season with "Little Shop of Horrors" this weekend. The gore-filled show runs through April 2 at Prospect Park Auditorium, 1584 34th Ave., Moline. For tickets, call 309-762-6610 or visit qcmusicguild.com.
7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Prospect Park Auditorium, $16 for adults and $11 for kids
8. Havana daydreamin'
The Quad-City Parrot Head Club, a dedicated group of Jimmy Buffet enthusiasts, is hosting its 13th annual charity event — dubbed Havana Daydreamin'. Festivities include music from the Bamboozlers and Jimmy and The Parrots, as well as food and drinks at the RiverCenter, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. For tickets and more information, visit qcph.com. Proceeds benefit the Royal Ball Run for Autism.
6 p.m. Saturday, RiverCenter, $25
9. Women in art
In honor of Women's History Month, "Embracing Hard and Soft Edges," an exhibit featuring five regional female artists, opens this week at the Beréskin Fine Art Gallery and Studio. An opening reception will be held Friday at Bucktown Center for the Arts, 225 E. 2nd St., Davenport. The show runs through April 21. For more information, visit bucktownarts.com.
6 p.m. Friday, Bucktown Center for the Arts. Free