Forest City Queen River Tours

Relax and enjoy a 45 minute tour on the Forest City Queen Riverboat. Hear about Rockford's past, present and future as you cruise by some of the most stately homes, businesses and parks gracing the banks of the Rock River. Tour departs from Riverview Park near Riverview Ice House.

2015 Tour Schedule

Summer Season: May 30 - September 6, 2015

  • Mondays: 12PM, 1PM, 2PM, 3PM, 4PM
  • Wednesdays: 12PM, 1PM, 2PM, 3PM, 4PM
  • *Thursdays: 10AM, 11AM, 12PM, 1PM, 2PM, 3PM, 4PM, 5PM, 6PM
  • Fridays: 2PM, 3PM, 4PM, 5PM
  • Saturdays: 12PM, 1PM, 2PM, 3PM, 4PM
  • Sundays: 1PM, 2PM, 3PM, 4PM

*Thursday rides depart from Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens

Fall Season: September 12 - October 11, 2015

  • Saturdays: 1PM, 2PM, 3PM
  • Sundays: 1PM, 2PM, 3PM
Ticket Prices Resident Non-Resident
General $6 $8
Youth (Ages 5-17) $5 $7
Tots (Ages 3-4) $1 $1
Children (Ages 2 and under) FREE FREE
Senior (Ages 62+) $5 $7
Group (15 or more) $5 $5

Riverview Park Departures Only:

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The Rockford Park District is the "best" urban park and recreation system in North America, as judged by those we serve.

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