Quad City Downs
|This article relies largely or entirely upon a single source. (May 2012)|
|Location||5005 Morton Drive, East Moline, Illinois|
|Owned by||Churchill Downs Inc., Arlington Park|
Quad City Downs is a horse race track in East Moline. The track ran live harness races during the 1980s and early 1990s. The track currently simulcasts live Thoroughbred and Harness racing from tracks across the country.
It was announced on January 9, 2015 that Quad City Downs would close by the end of the month. The primary reason cited was competition by legal slot machines in Illinois bars and restaurants. 
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