Parks & Recreation

Register for the Muscatine Walking Club!

Visit the Muscatine Walking Club page and to be part of the "Walk Around the World" 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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    Tighten up them laces, it is time for the annual Turkey Trot Run

    The 2019 Muscatine “Turkey Trot” Fun Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, at the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course. Read on...
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    Instructional girls basketball program is scheduled

    Participants will have the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of basketball through ball handling Read on...
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    Youth volleyball clinic returns to Muscatine this fall

    The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department is organizing a Youth Volleyball Clinic to be held in the large gymnasium at West Middle School on Sunday evenings from October 27 through November 17, 2019. Read on...
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    Basketball fun for toddlers and their parents

    Smart Start Basketball is an introductory basketball program designed to teach young children the basic motor skills necessary to play organized basketball. Read on...
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    Fall and winter golf lessons available with TruGolf simulator

    The TruGolf simulator at the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course makes it possible for golfers to work on their golf game throughout the fall and winter months when weather keeps them off the course. Read on...
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    Play golf for a purpose - 2019 Chili Open set for October 20

    The 2019 Chili Open will be held on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, at the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course. Read on...
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    All you can golf special now available everyday

    The “All You Can Play” fall special keeps on giving, and now the special comes with extended hours. Starting Saturday, Oct. 5, golfers can play as many rounds as they would like from 1:00 p.m. until dusk every day for just $25. Read on...
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    Keep that competitive edge with TruGolf Simulator

    Cooler temperatures no longer predict the end of golf season. Play rounds of golf with your clubs all year long on the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course’s TruGolf simulator. Open play, leagues and lessons will be available regardless of winter’s approach. Read on...
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    Crafts, costumes and fun for all at Ninth Annual Fall Festival

    The Ninth Annual Fall Festival will be held from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, in the Center court of the Muscatine Mall. The event is sponsored by the City of Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department. Read on...
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    Temporary closures for lower boat launch scheduled

    The lower boat launch in Riverside Park will be closed on Wednesday, September 18, and Wednesday, October 16, to allow the Celebration Belle room to dock at the Pearl City Station. Read on...
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