River Action Inc., Davenport, will host its 15th annual Fish & Fire Friendraiser on Friday, April 28, at Modern Woodmen Park, 209 S. Gaines St., Davenport, featuring a catfish fry, live music, a silent auction and presentation of the Eddy Awards.
The celebration begins at 5:30 p.m. with a social hour, silent auction and music by the Allmost Brothers Band, followed by the dinner at 7 p.m. and the awards presentation.
The 18th annual awards recognize people and groups that have gone "against the current" to get things done and, in so doing, have accomplished outstanding riverfront activity or development, that is well-designed and environmentally responsible.
Awards will be presented in the categories of education, design, arts, stewardship, revitalization, volunteerism and river activity.
The silent auction includes a variety of items from area businesses and individuals, as well as a $10 mystery bag "wine grab."
Tickets are $45 for adults, $12 for ages 8–16 and free for those 8 and younger. Tables of 10 are $400. Reservations are required by April 24; sign up online at riveraction.org or mail a check to River Action, 822 E. River Drive, Davenport, IA 52803.
For more information, call 563-322-2969.