Lauren Simone of WQAD Quad Cities wrote up a report on The Quad Cities returning "Be A Tourist In You Won Backyard!" program that seeks to foster a bit of local buzz.
Numerous local shops and organizations are discounting items and providing coupons to bring in shoppers, both to bring in tourism and stimulate local interest.
You can find mobile-friendly coupons for the event here.
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