To ensure a safe and enjoyable event evening for all performers, staff, and attendees, the Quad City Symphony Orchestra has implemented a Security Checkpoint Screening for all guests attending QCBT Riverfront Pops. Please be patient and plan ahead.

Security Checkpoints Entering the Park

  • All patrons will be subject to a handheld wand screening.
  • All patrons must prepare and complete a bag and/or cooler check.
  • The QCSO reserves the right to refuse admission to patrons who refuse to allow inspection of their persons and any items desired to bring into the facility.
  • Reentry: Patrons who choose to leave the park during the event and wish to reenter should request a wristband before exiting and will be subject to wand screen and bag/cooler check upon reentry.

Prohibited Items

  • Smoking and vaping inside the park.
  • Firearms and any ammunition or accessories to weapons. Conceal and carry is not permitted, including concealed licensed.
  • Weapons of any kind including toy weapons (i.e. knives, pepper spray and other aerosols, key rings/key chains for self-defense, stun-guns.)
  • Animals (except for documented service animals)
  • Grills, open flames, or firepits.
  • Lawn stakes
  • Tents or items that would obstruct the view of others
  • Drones
  • Sporting equipment including balls or discs.


Contact the QCSO Box Office at 563.322.7276 or email weekdays between 9:00 am and 4:30 pm.


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