Muscatine Iowa Great River Days 2012 concert information

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record
Molly Hatchet prepares for Great River Days in Muscatine, Iowa July 28.

Muscatine Iowa Great River Days 2012 concert information

The 54th annual “Great River Days” Festival will be held July 25-28, 2012 in Riverfront Park, in Muscatine Iowa. This year’s concert series will cover all four evenings, and feature the “Battle of the Bands’ on Friday July 27, and welcome the return of famous southern rockers Molly Hatchet on July 28.

Concert and ticket information is available on the event website:

Great River Days fast facts:

•54th Annual Great River Days, Great River Days Inc, promoter, a non-profit corporation

•When: July 25-28, 2012

•Where: Riverfront Park, Muscatine IA.

•Times: on website schedule. Music on wed-sat evenings

•Ticket sales locations: listed on GRD website and go on sale in June

•Concert series tickets: Advance tickets for Molly Hatchet are $20 for adults, kids under 12 •FREE with paid adult. Other evening concert tickets available only at gate  

•Concert gate price: Wednesday $5, Thursday $5, Friday $10, Saturday $20

•Venue: outdoor park along the Mississippi River. Capacity over 3000.

•Beer sales: Yes, inside music venue area only.

•Seating: none. Open grassy park, bring lawn chairs, blankets, etc.

•Food: Yes – multiple vendors on site

•Other attractions: Carnival, parade, activities and contests

•Parking: free and metered public parking throughout downtown areas

•Handicap/wheelchair accessible: Yes.

•Modern restrooms available: Yes


•Updates and event info posted on website as it becomes available.

•No coolers. No Bicycles. No Skateboards. No camping. Must be 21 to consume alcohol and carry valid ID.