Parks & Recreation

Register for the Muscatine Walking Club!

Visit the Muscatine Walking Club page and register to be part of the "Million Minute" challenge!

Special Event Schedule

The facilities within the Muscatine Parks and Recreation system host a multitude of events throughout the year. This schedule does change quite frequently as events are added, deleted and/or edited. Please check back often for updates!

Special Event Schedule (PDF)

Emerald Ash Borer Plan

View the City of Muscatine’s Emerald Ash Borer Plan (PDF)


The Parks and Recreation Department oversees various area recreational facilities including:


The Parks and Recreation Department is also responsible for the following areas:

Adopt A Park

If you would like to offer assistance in taking care of a park please fill out the Adopt a Park form (PDF). Return it to the Parks and Recreation Department office in City Hall and begin helping keep your community beautiful and clean!

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  1. Muscatine Aquatic Center

    Muscatine Aquatic Center set to open for season on May 28

    Parks & Recreation Maintenance staff and Lifeguards have spent the last several days filling the pool, testing water chemistry and training in preparation for Opening Day scheduled for May 28. Read on...
  2. Mississippi Mist cascading jets of fun for the summer (JPG)

    Making a splash - Mississippi Mist cascading jets of summer fun

    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. Read on...
  3. Family Bike Ride 2022 (JPG)

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

    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. Read on...
  4. Summer Tee Ball Registration (JPG)

    Registration underway for summer Tee-Ball Program

    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. Read on...
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