Next show ~ Sunday, August 1, 2021 at 6:30PM

Support Us

The Backwater Gamblers provide FREE waterski shows to the Quad Cities. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and none of the members receive pay to perform. The Backwater Gamblers rely solely on the support and funding from the community and fans to perform our ski shows. 





Thank You 

The Backwater Gamblers would like to extend a very special thank you to the following organizations for their generous grants to the Backwater Gamblers to continue to help improve the ski shows and site:
Organization Grant given for Year
Regional Development Authority New bleachers 2018
Rock Island Community Foundation New skis 2015
Davenport Jaycees Bleachers 2014
Community Foundation of the Great River Bend  New wetsuits 2013
Moline Foundation Additional bleachers 2012
Community Foundation of Great River Bend New safety boat 2011
Rock Island Community Foundation Additional bleachers 2010