4th of July Celebration 2020

Block Party on Mississippi Drive

Join the Merrill Hotel & the community of Muscatine, IA as we celebrate Independence Day 2020! In 2019 we threw a block party to celebrate the 4th of July and we know you'll want to join us for all the fun for 4th of July 2020! Stop by before or after the parade downtown Muscatine. We'll have food and beverages available for purchase. The fireworks will blast off over the Mississippi River at dusk!

2019 Schedule


Pancake Breakfast & Kids Parade, 1st National Bank Walnut Room


Community Parade, 5th & Iowa to 2nd & up Walnut


Honor Guard/Declaration of Independence Reading, Riverfront


Muscatine Symphony Orchestra, Riverfront


Fireworks Over Mississippi River

Join us in the air conditioned Maxwell's at the Merrill, or on our patio, which will only be available for restaurant patrons. There will be a special Sharables menu and holiday cocktail features! We'll have made-to-order Neapolitan style pizzas in the green space, as well as grab-and-go hot dogs and burgers.

Seating in the Maxwell's Restaurant and on the Maxwell's patio will be limited. Make your reservations in advance to guarantee your front row seats for the spectacular fireworks over the Mississippi River!

Call 563-263-2600 For Reservations