"Place, with a trace of humanity" Photography/Photo of the Day/Pittsburgh

Quad Cities Halloween House

Mary and I ate dinner along the Mississipi River at the Boat House in Davenport.  Char grilled catfish filets. Our hotel overlooks the river in Bettendorf. A huge riverboat transformed into a casino.We’re in Iowa to celebrate our first cousin’s daughter’s wedding tomorrow.  Driving along River Road we saw this home decked out for Halloween. The photo doesn’t capture it sufficiently. I couldn’t have answered what the Quad Cities were before today.Moline IL East Moline IL Rock Island IL and Davenport IA


Large carved pumpkins lit the stairs.


8 responses

  1. What fun, hi to Mary


    October 9, 2010 at 6:38 am

  2. laura

    looks spooky


    October 9, 2010 at 7:01 am

  3. Sue Reinfeld

    Beautiful picture – I love the lights. Hesh and I were in Davenport and I did lay down ten dollars at that casino. Have a great time!


    October 9, 2010 at 8:04 am

  4. connie

    Just imagine how long it took to put up all those lights. I wonder when they begin unpacking their Christmas


    October 9, 2010 at 9:10 am

  5. erica

    Love those cats in the top windows – first I thought they were bats!!
    Enjoy the family wedding! maybe you are the photographer??? Hello to Mary!


    October 9, 2010 at 9:24 am

  6. Sally

    I drove past a home in New Albany, Indiana last night and it was elaborately decorated, too. You can bet that Christmas at their houses will be special, too!


    October 9, 2010 at 9:25 am

  7. Toni

    Festive and spooky at the same time!!
    Maybe a wedding picture tomorrow?


    October 9, 2010 at 9:59 am

  8. Erica Acklin

    You’re in my neck of the woods, Ruth!


    October 9, 2010 at 10:09 pm

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