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Posted on: May 25, 2022

Muscatine Harbor Gas Dock opens for the season Friday (May 27)

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MUSCATINE, Iowa –The Gas Dock, located on the Muscatine riverfront in the channel just upriver from the Muscatine Boat Harbor, will begin serving customers at 5 p.m. Friday (May 27), weather permitting, according to the Muscatine Parks and Recrea...

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Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Memorial donation to help spread safe swimming message

New kiosk at Weed Park Aquatic Center Kiosk will support safe swimming (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Swimming at Weed Park has been a summer’s tradition in Muscatine for decades. Generations of youth and adults alike have learned the lifelong skill of swimming at the Muscatine Aquatic Center and in years pas...

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Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Muscatine Aquatic Center set to open for season on May 28

Muscatine Aquatic Center

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Muscatine Parks and Recreation staff have been working hard to prepare the Muscatine Aquatic Center to open its gates for the 2022 swim season. Parks Maintenance staff and Lifeguards have spent the last several days fi...

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Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Making a splash - Mississippi Mist cascading jets of summer fun

Mississippi Mist cascading jets of fun for the summer (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The riverboat smokestack-themed jets of the Mississippi Mist interactive fountain cascaded for the first time this summer, bringing back to life one of the featured activities on the Muscatine riverfront. 

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Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Bike Rodeo, Family Bike Ride planned for May 19 at Soccer Complex

Family Bike Ride 2022 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department and the Melon City Bike Club invite the community to join in on the fun at the Melon City Bike Rodeo and Family Trail Ride from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, May 19, weather permitting.&...

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Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 7, 2022

Registration underway for summer Tee-Ball Program

Summer Tee Ball Registration (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The 2022 Tee-Ball program will be held at Kent Stein Park this summer and the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department is inviting all five- and six-year-olds to register for the program. Tee-Ball is designed to teach...

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Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation