Public & Dinner Cruises

Our public and dinner or holiday event cruises are a perfect family outing. Join us for special occasions like Mother's Day, the 4th of July, Christmas, or on a week day or week night, just for fun! Each cruise is between 1 1/2 - 2 1/2 hours along the picturesque Missouri River. 

Purchase your boarding tickets now, as they tend to sell out quickly! 

The Sunset awaits your arrival.
Dinner Cruises

Savor the beauty and romance of Pierre's skyline aboard the last authentic Paddle-wheeler on the Missouri River… The Sunset.

Cruise Highlights

  • Breathtaking view 

  • Enjoy casual buffet-style dining with a choice of two dinner seatings

  • Full bar on board

  • Part of your experience is strolling the decks of this beautiful boat, ideal for photographs

  • Indoor and Outdoor seating 

  • Children under 7 years have the cruise portion of their ticket free with a paid adult. Food & Beverage costs may apply

  • Departs from the LaFramboise Causeway or Lilly Park in Fort Pierre

  • Reservations strongly recommended

Book your special event and charter our river boat.
Cruise Schedule

Farmers Market Cruise


Tuesday Nights - see schedule

2.5 Hour Private Charter

Many of our guests book events on-board the Sunset to commemorate special milestones… birthdays, holidays, weddings, anniversaries, etc. While these occasions are important in of themselves, their significance is underscored when placed in the setting of an exciting vessel in the midst of majestic scenery on the Missouri River! Contact Us to book your event date, and for more information.

You can be a river boat captain at any age!
Private Events
  • Anniversaries

  • Bat/Bar Mitzvahs

  • Neighborhood Parties

  • Retirement Parties

  • Promotional Events

  • Bridal/Baby Showers

  • Birthdays

  • Class Reunions

  • Church Groups

  • Tour Groups

  • Senior Groups

  • Every reason is a good reason!

​Minimum Charter Rate based on 2.5 hours & up to  25 passengers.  Additional time $125.00 per hour.

Wedding Event Charters

What could be more unique than a paddle boat wedding on the Missouri River! We offer plenty of room, tables, chairs, event speakers and more, to make your wedding the most unique event of the year!

Nothing Better for Your Special Day


Wedding Ceremonies, Receptions, Vow Renewals, Bridal Showers, Grooms Dinners, Elopements, we can accommodate any of your special wedding events.

The perfect venue for all of your wedding ceremony events. We offer a unique…affordable…romantic…scenic….magical event.

Stay within your budget, express your personal style, whether classic, vintage or modern, and realize your dreams with a unique ceremony.

Contact Us for more information, and to book your special wedding event date.