BB Riverboats River Queen




Let the romance of the river surround you as you celebrate the biggest day of your life aboard the River Queen, a royal ship indeed! Tastefully decorated and impeccably preserved, the River Queen exudes romantic riverboat-era charm. Both climate-controlled decks include a spacious seating arrangement, buffet service and full bar. Before the cruising party begins, enjoy an intimate ceremony on the open air upper where your guests will watch you exchange vows with the city skyline as the backdrop and will be protected from the sun on this covered deck. This classic piece of Americana will allow you to create a truly timeless wedding. The experienced catering staff has a seemingly endless list of menu options to delight your guests with a delicious dinner on the river. Enjoy dancing to a live band on either of the floors and create a truly unforgettable night for you and your guests when you choose this unique wedding venue.

Venue Style

Cruise Ship/Yacht


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 220 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 220 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 2:30PM. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a guest count minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 3.5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a wedding ceremony ranges from $400 to $625. Please inquire with venue to purchase additional hours. Please note, private charter is available with a minimum guest count of 150 guest.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at BB Riverboats River Queen is estimated at between $5,396 and $7,648 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Venue must approve all decorations
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight
Birdseed allowed only