Iowa vs Illinois at TugFest This Weekend
This is one of the coolest ideas I have ever heard about - two teams of two dozen people tugging on either end of a rope strung across the Mississippi River.
Tug Fest takes place between LeClaire, Iowa and Port Byron, Illinois for the 32nd time this weekend.
The event kicks off Thursday with a carnival. The tug begins Saturday at noon pitting Iowa teams against Illinois teams.
For the record, according to our friends at OurQuadCities.com, Illinois holds the all-time series 20-11, winning nine of the last ten years
Get more details or register a team at Tugfest.com.