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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!

Fair Saint Louis & Fourth of July Festivities

Thursday, July 2, 2015 through Saturday, July 4, 2015

We hope you all have a fun Fourth of July! The Boathouse is open for business during the Fair Saint Louis festivities at the park. Come by and enjoy the lake, take a boat ride, drink a cold beer, and eat some barbecue!

Paddle with Your Pooch

Sunday, July 19, 2015

The twelfth annual Paddle with your Pooch dog-and-master boat race will be held at the Boathouse on Sunday, July 19, 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. It will also not be offered on July 2, 3, or 4th.)