Eagles and Ivories Ragtime WeekendCradle of Iowa Ragtime on the Mississippi River in Historic Muscatine, Iowa

January 18 - 21, 2024

Music enthusiasts will enjoy world-class Ragtime, Jazz, and Classical music at the 30th Annual Eagles and Ivories Ragtime Weekend held in Muscatine, IA. This wonderful winter treat in brings world-renowned pianists and musicians including recurring guests, Ivory&Gold, featuring Jeff and Anne Barnhart, beginning Thursday, January 18 through Sunday, January 21. Venues include Wesley United Methodist Church, Muscatine Arts Center, and The Merrill Hotel.

Stay near all the entertainment at award-winning AAA Four-Diamond The Merrill Hotel, Muscatine, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel!  


During this peak eagle watching season along the Mississippi River, you won't want to miss the Eagle Watch at the Pearl City Station across from The Merrill Hotel. Eagles & Ivories Ragtime Concert is co-sponsored by the Muscatine County Arts Council and Muscatine Art Center.


Thursday, January 18

  • 7:00 PM: Cabaret with Ivory&Gold Concert I @ The Merrill Hotel

Friday, January 20

  • 7:00 - 10:00 PM: Ivory&Gold Concert II @ Wesley United Methodist Church

Saturday, January 21

  • 12:00 - 2:00 PM: Silent Movie @ Muscatine Art Center
  • 2:00 - 5:00 PM: Martin Spitznagel: Afternoon Concert @ Muscatine Art Center
  • 7:00 - 10:00 PM: Ivory&Gold Concert III with Adam Swanson @ Wesley United Methodist Church
 Sunday, January 22
  • 2:00 - 5:00 PM: Ivory&Gold: Music That Made America Great @ Muscatine Art Center


Tickets available for purchase online

  • Entire 4 Day Concert Package starting at $60
  • Thursday Evening Concert starting at $10
  • Friday Evening Concert starting at $15
  • Saturday Eagle Watch is free
  • Saturday Afternoon Silent Movie starting at $5
  • Saturday Afternoon Concert starting at $15
  • Saturday Evening Concert starting at $15
  • Sunday Afternoon Concert starting at $15