The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a lot of damage. Not only has it harmed people directly, but the restrictions on businesses have destroyed jobs and left countless people struggling. If you're looking for a way to give back, join us at The Big Tip, our annual fundraiser. We raise money to provide financial relief to people suffering from financial strains as a result of social distancing from COVID-19, and we'll make sure you have a great time while you support your local community.
This fundraiser event will help the economic relief of the Service Industry through social media staffing agencies, donors and the coupons from Service Industry to get people back in their establishments. These businesses can include but not limited to bars, restaurants, hair stylists, Uber/taxi drivers, Basically anyone that may receive a tip.
The event was held on March 6th at the QCCA Expo Center in Rock Island, Il. The music line up was: The HeadLIner From Dallas, TX . Rocking the billboard charts at #31 "Anything But Human" The Amazing dancer/singer/producer/writer "Zay", Pop sensation "Alyx Rush", jazz pianist/singer/writer "Byron 'BK' Davis", writer/Bassist "Brent-Anthony Johnson", Drummer/producer/engineer "Wes Julien", the 'Quad City Times' Best Band in 2014 "North of 40", a Quad City's Favorite "Soul Storm", the up and comer's debut live performance "Zayy Izzy", sound by "Bos Electronics", the original "DJBuddha", from "Dirty Water Music" in LeClaire,IA, "Doc" AKA Ray Burge ,Ballroom Dancer/Director "NIck Malusky" and the "Shine On Quad Cities" dancers, and the Master of Ceremonies is "The Bobfather" The event will be broadcast through Facebook Live throughout the event, as we pay bills of the service industry workers and businesses in between sets.
$50 -General Admission
2-12am All Music access
5-8pm Dinner by Smokin' Butt BBQ
(1) Drink Ticket
2-12 All Music access
Dinner prepared by The Captain's Table 5pm Hors D'oeuvres
6pm Prime Rib Dinner
(2) Drink Tickets
North Entrance Access
While The Big Tip raises money for a serious cause, that doesn't mean we can't have a good time. We make our annual fundraiser simple: