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Alton, IL & St. Louis Area

Attractions, Activities, Events & Happenings

A Night Under the Stars…

This Thursday, enjoy an evening under the stars with two exciting moonlit events!

Romance is in the air! Enjoy a moonlight paddle-boat picnic for two in Forest Park. Each paddle boat is furnished with a picnic basket filled with a delicious dinner and wine or beer. Vegetarian dinner and non-alcoholic beverages are available upon request.

Paddle boats launch from The Boathouse in Forest Park at 7 pm and must return by 10 pm. Space is limited. Learn more or reserve your boat at

Enjoy the breathtaking Mississippi sunset, and the starry night sky, at Lewis & Clark Confluence Tower. Twilight Thursday at the Confluence Tower offers the best possible view of both from 150 feet above ground. Whether you bring friends, family, or that special someone, you are sure to have a wonderful time taking in the stunning views over the Mississippi.

Be sure to check the projected sunset time and plan your trip accordingly. For more information, please call (618) 251-9101.

The Boathouse in Forest Park
6101 Government Drive
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 367-2224

Lewis & Clark Confluence Tower
435 Confluence Tower Drive
Hartford, IL 62048
(618) 251-9101

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