Corvette lovers rejoice! FOR VETS, a not-for-profit organization, is hosting “Vettes on the River – Vettes Supporting Vets” in LeClaire on Saturday, August 27 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. All money raised will be donated to Quad City veterans’ organizations. Corvette owners who want to be in the show should be in attendance by 10 a.m. A flag raising ceremony by Vietnam veterans will take place at 10:30 a.m. to salute all veterans and active military. 

Over 250 Corvettes from across the county are expected to attend this event showcasing old and new Corvettes on the Mississippi riverfront. Classes include a LeClaire Mayor’s choice award and trophies for each “C” generation. Admission is free for spectators. Email for more information or visit their webpage by clicking here or their Facebook page by clicking here.


8:00 a.m. – Gates Open 

8:00 a.m. – Breakfast at the Levee Pavilion – Big Dave & Holly’s

8:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m. – Registration 

9:00 a.m. – Raffle Drawings, Silent Auction and 50/50 starts.  

10:30 a.m. – Lunch at the Levee Pavilion – Big Dave & Holly’s, south end of Levee

What BBQ, north end of the Levee 

10:15 a.m. – Call to Assemble 

10:30 a.m. – Color Guard Ceremony  

11:00 a.m. – First Riverboat Twilight Cruise; others at 1:30pm and 4:00pm 

3:00 p.m. – Awards Presentation 

                  50/50 Drawing, raffle items, silent auction  

                  “C” Class Veterans’ Choice Awards 

                  LeClaire Mayor’s Choice Award 

                  Donation Presentation to Vietnam Veterans