Summer Fun 2009

May:

  • Relay For Life – Muscatine High School:  May 15 
  • Wilton Smorgasboard – Wilton:  May 19
  • Muscatine Boat Show – Muscatine Riverfront:  May 15-17
  • Liberty Center Blue & BBQ Festival:  May 24
  • Snake Alley Criterium – Burlington:  May 22 – 23 
  • Friday Fest – Burlington:  May 22
  • Breakfast with the Animals – Niabi Zoo:  May 23
  • Melon City Criterium – Muscatine:  May 24 
  • Family Free Friday – Coralridge Mall:  May 29 (free carousel ride, free admission to children’s museum, free ice skating, free meal at food court Http://www.coralridgemall.com/html/mallprograms.asp
  • Kids Fishing Seminar – Discovery Park, Muscatine:  May 30 – 9am – 10:45am
  • Kids Fishing Derby – Discovery Park, Muscatine:  May 30 11am – Noon

June:

  • Aledo Rhubarb Fest – Aledo, IL:  June 5 – 6
  • Kidzfest – Washington:  June 5 4:30pm – 8:30pm
  • Ridiculous Days – Washington:  June 6 Parade @ 1pm
  • Tanager Place Summer Fest – Rockwell Collins Sports Complex:  June 6 3:30 pm – 10:30 pm http://www.tanagerplace.org/
  • Whine, Whiskers and Paws – Muscatine Humane Society:  June 6
  • Kids Triathlon – Muscatine YMCA:  June 6th  (Swim through Sprinklers and Slip-n-Slides, ride tricycles and big wheels, run with mud, hay bails and other fun obstables.
  • North Liberty Fun Days – North Liberty, IA:  June 11-14
  • Whoopee Days – Brighton, IA :  June 12 – 13 Parade @ 10am; Bingo 7pm; Street Dance 9pm – 1am
  • Gumbo Ya Ya – Rock Island:  June 12 – 13
  • Breakfast with the Animals – Niabi Zoo:  June 13
  • Farm Safety 4 Just Kids, Muscatine Ag Learning Center:  June 13 1pm-5pm
  • Aviation Camp for Youth – Tipton:  June 14
  • Sunday Summer Concert Series, Pearl Plaza:  June 14 6pm Featuring Cruisin’
  • Experience Camp Conestoga – New Liberty:  June 16 9am – 4:30pm call 309-788-0833
  • Steamboat Days – Burlington:  June 16 – 21
  • Freedom Festival – Cedar Rapids:  June 18 – July 4
  • Rock The District – Rock Island:  June 19-20
  • Midwest Soccer Classic – Muscatine:  June 19 – 20 & June 26 – 27
  • Kalona Days – Kalona:  June 19 – 20
  • 50’s – 60’s Car Show – Kalona:  June 20
  • Quad City Air Show – Davenport:  June 20-21
  • Snake Alley Art Fair – Burlington:  June 21
  • Niabi Zoo – Free Admission:  June 21
  • Trek Fest (As in Star Trek) – Riverside, IA:  June 26 – 27 www.trekfest.com
  • Family Free Friday – Coralridge Mall:  June 26 (free carousel ride, free admission to children’s museum, free ice skating, free meal at food court http://www.coralridgemall.com/html/mallprograms.asp

July:

  • Red White & Boom! – on the River between Davenport & Rock Island:  July 3 6pm – 10:30 (fireworks)
  • Niabi Zoo – Free Admission:  July 5
  • Cedar County Fair:  July 8-12
  • Lee County Fair – Donnellson:  July 9-14
  • Friday Fest – Burlington:  July 10
  • Balloons Over the Mississippi – Ft. Madison:  July 10-11
  • Kalona Bluegrass Festival – Windmill Ridge Campground:  July 10 – 12
  • Breakfast with the Animals – Niabi Zoo:  July 11
  • Lake Geode Challenge – Danville:  July 11
  • Muscatine County Fair – July 15th  – 19th
  • Kids Summer Fun Run – Muscatine Y:  July 17th 6 pm
  • Safari Sleepover – Niabi Zoo:  July 17-18
  • Balloons over the Mississipii – Fort Madison:  July 17-18
  • Chief Wapello Days – Wapello:  July 17-19
  • Washington County Fair:  July 19 – 24
  • Great River Days – Muscatine:  July 20 – August 1
  • 1st Annual Taste of Tipton:  July 25
  • Des Moines County Fair – July 29 – August 4
  • Family Free Friday – Coralridge Mall:  July 31 (free carousel ride, free admission to children’s museum, free ice skating, free meal at food court http://www.coralridgemall.com/html/mallprograms.asp

August:

  • Celebrate Your Senses – Washington:  August 1
  • Friday Fest – Burlington:  August 7
  • Safari Sleepover – Niabi Zoo:  July 31-August 1
  • Safari Sleepover – Niabi Zoo:  August 7-8
  • Sweet Corn Festival – West Point:  August 13-16
  • Ya Maka My Weekend – Rock Island:  August 14-15
  • Breakfast with the Animals – Niabi Zoo:  August 15
  • Wilton Founder’s Day – Wilton:  August 24-25
  • Family Free Friday – Coralridge Mall:  August 28 (free carousel ride, free admission to children’s museum, free ice skating, free meal at food court http://www.coralridgemall.com/html/mallprograms.asp

September:

  • West Liberty Children’s Festival – West Liberty:  September ?
  • Niabi Zoo –  Free Admission:  Every Friday in September
  • Friday Fest – Burlington:  September 4
  • Breakfast with the Animals – Niabi Zoo:  September 12
  • Mexican Fiesta – Fort Madison:  September 17-19
  • Apple Daze – Donnellson:  September 19-20
  • Heritage Day – Wildcat Den:  Sept 20 10am – 4pm
  • Kalona Fall Festival:  September 25-26
  • Heritage Days – Burlington:  September 25 -26
  • Family Free Friday – Coralridge Mall:  September 25 (free carousel ride, free admission to children’s museum, free ice skating, free meal at food court http://www.coralridgemall.com/html/mallprograms.asp

October:

  • Lion’s Club Oktoberfest on the River – Burlington:  October 3
  • Hetta Gilbert Sale – Burlington:  October 16-18 (Huge Tag Sale at Perkins Park)
  • Haunted Cemetary Tour – Fort Madison:  October 23

November:

  • Parade of Lights – Fort Madison:  November 27
  • Lighted Holiday Parade – Burlington:  November 28

 Girl Scout Events:

  • Daisy Day:  Sports Basics – Camp Conestoga:  May 30
  • Summer Fun Camp – Muscatine:  June 15-19
  • Experience Camp Tahigwa!:  June 18 10am – 2pm
  • Movie in the Park – Tale of Desperaux – Bettendorf Veterans Memorial Park:  June 27
  • Indepence Day Parade – Muscatine:  July 4
  • Wild & Crazy Day Camp – West Lake, Davenport:  July 13 – 17
  • Camp Sacajawea – Muscatine:  July 20 – 24
  • Girl Scout Night with the River Bandits:  July 24 (Fireworks after the game followed by camping in the field after the game)
  • Wonderful World of Wildlife, Discovery Center:  August 11 6-8PM
  • It’s Trooptacular, Camp Conestoga:  August 28 – 30
  • September 12:  Lock-In at Muscatine Y

 Summer Camps:

Vacation Bible School:

  • Walnut Park Baptist Church:  June 8-12 6:15pm – 8:15pm
  • 1st Baptist Church:  June 15-19
  • Zion Lutheran:  June 29-July 3
  • Wesley Methodist:  July 13 – 17
  • Mulford Kids’ Character Camp:  July 20 – 24
  • Wesley Music Camp:  August 3 – 7

 Fun Places to Go:

 

 Other great sites:

Muscatine Parks and Rec – http://ci.muscatine.ia.us/parks/index.htm

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