Quad City Night To Shine
Quad City Night To Shine

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions about Quad Cities Night To Shine

**Due to a fantastic response, both Guest and Volunteer Registration for the Prom event hosted by Our Lady of the River Catholic Church at Rhythm City Casino Resort is closed.  

Due to a fantastic response, both Guest and Volunteer Registration for the Prom event hosted by Risen Christ Lutheran Church at Trinity Lutheran Church and School is closed.

If you are a buddy who was going to accompany a specific guest for the Trinity event and had not registered yet, contact Scott Sievert at 563-528-5192.**

What is Night To Shine?

Night to Shine is an unforgettable prom night experience, centered on God’s love for people with special needs ages 14 and older. On one night, February 9, 2018, over 500 churches, from around the world, will host Night to Shine for thousands of honored guests!

Who is Hosting Night To Shine?

There are two night to shine events being held at the same time hosted by two different churches. 

Our Lady of the River Catholic Church in leclaire is hosting an event at the Rhythm city Casino Resort, 7077 N elmore in Davenport.

risen christ lutheran church in davenport is hosting an event at Trinity lutheran church and School, 1122 W central park in davenport.

Why are there two events?

there are two events because both churches have a passion for missions and a call to serve the special needs community.

How do I know which event to register for?

you can register for either event!  both events will provide the same night to shine experience with a red carpet, paparazzi, food, dancing, karaoke, make-up, limo rides, and being pronounced king or queen of the prom! 

***The event at rhythm city casino Resort will accommodate wheel chairs easier than the event at Trinity Lutheran Church.  guests utilizing a wheel chair at Trinity Lutheran Church and School will use a chair lift to negotiate a short set of stairs.***

When should I register?

Registrations are closing soon.  Please register as soon as possible!

When is Night To Shine?

night to shine is friday february 9th, from 6:00PM to 9:00 PM at both locations.  Guest Check-in will start at 5:30 PM for Both events.

What time should I get there?

You should get there at 5:30 PM for Guest Check-in.

Where is Night To Shine taking place?

Our Lady of the River Catholic Church is hosting their event at the Rhythm city Casino resort, 7077 N elmore in Davenport.

risen christ lutheran church is hosting their event at Trinity lutheran church and School, 1122 W central park in davenport.

Will a meal be provided?

yes, there will be a meal provided.

What are the "Limo Rides"

Limo rides are short rides throughout the evening so that our guests can enjoy the experience of riding in a limousine.

Transportation to and from the evening is the responsibility of the guest or their caretaker.  If a guest needs a ride please contact the event coordinators

Link To Contact Page

Each guest is assigned a "Buddy".  What is a "Buddy"?

A Buddy is an individual volunteer who is assigned to a guest.  their role is to guide the guest throughout the night to experience all the opportunities available and to have the best prom experience ever! 

Guests may bring their own Buddies, however we ask that all buddies register as a volunteer for the event. 

A buddy may accompany only one guest.

What will be available at the events?

The prom guests will be able to experience a red-carpet welcome with paparazzi, a corsage or boutonniere, a live DJ, a Tim Tebow gift bag, food and drink, hair and make-up stations, shoe shine stations, karaoke, limousine rides, lighted dance floor, photos, VIPS, and each guest will be crowned king or queen of the prom!

Will the event have security?

Yes, each event will have uniformed Police Officers and plain clothes security.

Will there be a medical team on site?

Yes, there will be a medic on site along with medical professionals stationed throughout the event.

What is the cost of the event?

The event is totally free.  The tim tebow foundation, the host churches, and numerous local companies are underwriting the entire event.

What if we need a prom dress or tuxedo?

prom dresses and tuxedos are not required, but we do ask you to dress accordingly. 

There will be dresses available at a dress giveaway in January.  Please stay tuned for more information!

What if I have more questions?

Please see our contact page at the link below and we will be happy to answer any questions you may have!

Link to Contact Page

You can also get more information about Volunteering at our Volunteer Page

Click here for the Quad Cities Night To Shine Facebook Page!

Ready to Register as Guest or a Volunteer at one of the events?  See below!