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Alton, IL & St. Louis Area

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Rollin’ on the River

Riverboats Hakuna Matata and Spirit of Peoria will be docked in the area this spring and summer to offer visitors and locals alike a truly spectacular river cruise experience!
Both boats offer a number of various specialty cruises, including sightseeing, lunch and dinner, sunset wine-tasting, Sweets on the Mississippi, and more. Additionally, the Spirit of Peoria offers full day cruises, the perfect daytime getaway.
The Hakuna Matata, an all-weather 49-passenger tour boat, will begin its adventures April 25, remaining in the area until May. The Spirit of Peoria, an authentic paddlewheel boat, comes to the area May 19 with a sightseeing cruise. The Spirit of Peoria will be in the area until late September, with various dates and cruises.
Please see our Events Calendar for cruises and dates.

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