Eagles & Ivories Ragtime Weekend

Cradle of Iowa Ragtime on the Mississippi River in Historic Muscatine, Iowa

January 23rd-26th, 2020

Music enthusiasts will enjoy world-class ragtime and stride, Dixieland Jazz, boogie-woogie, spirituals, and traditional jazz at the 26th annual Eagles & Ivories Ragtime Weekend in Muscatine, IA. This wonderful winter retreat in January brings world-renowned pianists and musicians to Muscatine with a multitude of opportunities to enjoy live music all around town including The Merrill Hotel.

During this peak eagle watching season along the Mississippi River, you won't want to miss the Eagle Watch with Naturalist Dave Bakke on Saturday, January 25th at the Pearl City Station across from the Merrill. Eagles & Ivories Ragtime Weekend is co-sponsored by the Muscatine County Arts Council, Muscatine Art Center, and Muscatine Convention & Visitors Bureau.

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Eagles & Ivories Ragtime Music

ENTERTAINMENT PRICING

$70 4-Day Concert Package

$15 Thursday Evening Concert
$20 Friday Evening Concert
$5 Saturday Afternoon Silent Movies
$20 Saturday Evening Concert

$15 Sunday Afternoon Concert
$15 Sunday Afternoon Concert
Children 16 & Under FREE
Eagle Watch is FREE

Eagle Watching along the Mississippi in Iowa

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS

Enjoy comfortable luxury for your Ragtime Weekend in Muscatine with a four-diamond guest room at The Merrill Hotel. Enjoy easy accessibility to Ragtime Weekend entertainment and eagle watching along the Mississippi River from The Merrill Hotel in the heart of downtown Muscatine. Join us for Eagles & Ivories in Muscatine and enjoy this uniquely wonderful winter getaway!

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*Tax and event ticket pricing not included in room rates. Based on availability.

 

Eagles & Ivories Ragtime Weekend Schedule

 

Thursday, Jan 23rd

7:00 PM Cabaret with Ivory and Gold, featuring Jeff and Anne Barnhart, and Dr. David Majchrzak
at The Merrill Hotel

Friday, Jan 24th

9:30am-10:30am Free Kick Off Concert
at Sunnybrook
5:00pm-7:00pm Soup Supper with Music by Mad Creek Mudcats
at Wesley United Methodist Church
7:00pm Concert with Ivory & Gold featuring Jeff & Anne Barnhart, Carl Sonny Leyland, Steve Pikal, Dr. David Majchrzak, and Josh Duffee
at Wesley United Methodist Church
10:00pm After Hours featuring Mad Creek Mudcats and Jim Radloff
at The Merrill Hotel

Saturday, Jan 25th

9:00am-2:00pm Eagle Watch by Naturalist Dave Bakke
at Pearl City Station, Riverfront
12:00pm Silent Movies
at Muscatine Art Center
2:00pm Concert featuring Carl Sonny Leyland
at Muscatine Art Center
5:00pm-7:00pm Syncopation Supper featuring music by the Locust Street Boys
at Wesley United Methodist Church
7:00pm Concert with Ivory & Gold featuring Jeff and Anne Barnhart, Carl Sonny Leyland, Steve Pikal, Benjamin Loeb, and Josh Duffee
at Wesley United Methodist Church
10:00pm After Hours featuring Locust Street Boys and Jim Radloff
at The Merrill Hotel

Sunday, Jan 26th

11:00am Ragtime / Jazz Gospel Worship Service featuring Mad Creek Mudcats
at Wesley United Methodist Church
2:00pm Concert: The Music that Made America Great!
Join Ivory & Gold featuring Jeff and Anne Barnhart as they celebrate 500 years of music in America
at Muscatine Art Center