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Moonlight Paddleboat Picnics

Thursdays - June 4, 2015 through September 24, 2015

7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Romance returns to Forest Park in June with the start of a new season of Thursday night Moonlight Paddleboat Picnics. Come take a “love boat” around Post-Dispatch Lake while enjoying a picnic for two under the stars. Each paddleboat is furnished with a picnic basket filled with a delicious dinner and sumptuous snacks. Purchase a bottle of wine or bucket of beer for your date.  We are now accepting online reservations – book yours today!

Paddle with Your Pooch Rescheduled!

Sunday, September 13, 2015

ANNOUNCEMENT: In light of the excessive temperatures predicted for Sunday, July 19, the Boathouse in Forest Park is rescheduling its annual Paddle with your Pooch race. The new race date will be Sunday, Septemeber 13, 2015. Thank you for your understanding, and we are sorry for any inconvenience.

The twelfth annual Paddle with your Pooch dog-and-master boat race will be held at the Boathouse on Sunday, September 13, 2015. It’s time to bring your furry friends and test your paddling prowess on Post-Dispatch Lake in Forest Park. Sign up now to reserve your spot in the race! A portion of the proceeds from the race will be donated to Forest Park Forever for maintaining the beauty of the park.

Tomato Explosion has landed at the Boathouse!

July 1, 2015 through July 31, 2015

During the month of July, purchase our special Tomato Explosion dish, and the Boathouse will donate a portion from each sale of this dish to Operation Food Search! Our featured Tomato Explosion dish: Pan Seared Halibut with Heirloom Tomato, Watermelon & Peach Salsa, served on a bed of Frisee Lettuce. (Please note: This dish is offered during our regular lunch/dinner menu times; not during Sunday brunch.)