Summer Fun: Plan Your Week with Padelford Riverboats!

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Summer is in full swing, are you making the most of it? July 4th is in the rearview mirror and now is the perfect time to embark on exciting adventures and make unforgettable memories with your friends and loved ones. With an array of exciting offerings throughout the week, Padelford Riverboats guarantees a fun-filled summer experience for you, your family, and friends. Our Mississippi River cruises combine breathtaking views, refreshing drinks, and fantastic company. Whether you’re seeking adventure, relaxation, or just a memorable time on the water, we have something for everyone—including our ever-popular Monday Madness, Margaritas on the Mississippi, Sightseeing, and Dining cruises.

Monday Madness: Cruise into the Week

Who said Mondays have to be mundane? At Padelford Riverboats we’ve reinvented Monday to be anything but ordinary with our “Monday Madness” cruises. Kickstart your week with a burst of energy and excitement as you board one of our riverboats for an unforgettable adventure on the water.

During the Monday Madness cruise, we offer a blend of entertainment and sightseeing that will lift your spirits and set the tone for the rest of the week. Take in the breathtaking views of the river and the surrounding skyline, enjoy the sights with friends or family on the deck, or simply relax and bask in the enchanting ambiance as the riverboat glides smoothly through the water. Whether you dance to the rhythm of live music or revel in the vibrant atmosphere, you’ll let your worries melt away as you cruise along the water. The Monday Madness Cruise is the perfect way to turn an ordinary Monday into an extraordinary memory.

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Margaritas on the Mississippi: Sip, Savor, and Sail!

If you’re searching for a unique way to unwind and enjoy a tropical escape without leaving the Twin Cities, look no further than our margarita cruise, Margaritas on the Mississippi. Picture yourself sipping a refreshing margarita while cruising along the scenic riverbanks, and you’ll understand why this margarita cruise has become a fan favorite. Prepare for an evening of relaxation, indulgence, and the perfect blend of flavors as you savor delicious margaritas against the backdrop of the majestic river.

As you embark on this fiesta-themed, margarita cruise, the refreshing aroma of margaritas will awaken your senses. Sip on your favorite flavor, be it classic lime, fruity mango, or bold strawberry, and let the world float by as you enjoy the company of friends and fellow margarita enthusiasts. Take your drinks onto the open-air deck and feel the gentle breeze as you revel in the summer evening. Delight in the smooth rhythms of live music, embrace the joyous atmosphere, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Padelford Riverboats’ “Margaritas on the Mississippi” cruise promises an evening of relaxation, laughter, and pure enjoyment.

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Sightseeing Cruise: Discover the Beauty of the Mississippi!

For those seeking a more tranquil yet captivating experience, Padelford Riverboats offers a delightful sightseeing cruise that showcases the breathtaking beauty of the Mississippi River. Step aboard our comfortable riverboats and embark on a journey of discovery as you witness stunning landscapes, observe wildlife, and learn about the river’s rich history.

During the Sightseeing Cruise, knowledgeable guides will regale you with fascinating tales about the river’s heritage, its role in shaping the surrounding areas, and the diverse wildlife that calls it home. Capture awe-inspiring photos of the picturesque scenery and let the peaceful ambiance of the river soothe your soul. From the iconic Stone Arch Bridge to the majestic St. Anthony Falls, you’ll be wowed by the natural beauty that surrounds you. Whether you’re a nature enthusiast, a history buff, or simply someone looking to unwind, Padelford Riverboats’ Sightseeing Cruise offers an ideal opportunity to connect with nature and gain a newfound appreciation for the Mississippi River.

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Dining Cruises: Surrounded by Beauty on the Lunch & Lock Cruise!

Looking for a unique dining experience that combines great food with stunning sights? Look no further than Padelford Riverboats’ Lunch & Lock Cruise. Hop aboard their riverboat and embark on a delightful journey along the Mississippi River while indulging in a tasty lunch.

As you sail through the picturesque waterways, you’ll witness the captivating beauty of the river and its surroundings. Take in the sights of lush greenery, towering bluffs, and charming riverside towns while enjoying a delectable meal. The Lunch & Lock Cruise offers a yummy menu featuring a variety of dishes that cater to every palate. Whether you’re in the mood for savory options, fresh salads, or mouthwatering desserts, Padelford Riverboats ensures a delightful culinary experience that perfectly complements the scenic splendor of the Mississippi River.

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Picnic Cruise: A Charming Al Fresco Experience

Imagine dining aboard a riverboat, surrounded by the gentle breeze and breathtaking views of the Mississippi River. Our Picnic Cruise offers just that—an enchanting al fresco dining experience that combines the beauty of nature with delicious food.

During the Picnic Cruise, you’ll enjoy a delightful selection of picnic-style fare that embraces the flavors of the season. From gourmet sandwiches and salads to refreshing beverages and delectable desserts, this cruise ensures a relaxed and enjoyable dining experience in the company of family and friends. Soak in the scenic ambiance, bask in the warm sunlight, and savor each bite as you create lasting memories against the backdrop of the river’s ever-changing scenery.

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Rib Dinner Cruise: A Dining Cruise for the Senses

Calling all barbecue enthusiasts! Prepare your taste buds for a mouthwatering experience aboard Padelford Riverboats’ Rib Dinner Cruise. Indulge in a feast of tender, slow-cooked ribs, accompanied by an array of delectable sides and vibrant atmosphere that will leave you craving more.

As the sun sets on the Mississippi River, the Rib Dinner Cruise sets the stage for an unforgettable evening. Treat yourself to succulent ribs slathered in flavorful barbecue sauce, complemented by an assortment of savory sides that will satisfy your cravings. The lively atmosphere, enhanced by live music, adds an extra layer of enjoyment to your dining experience. Whether you’re a fan of barbecue or simply looking for a unique dining adventure, the Rib Dinner Cruise promises a memorable night filled with mouthwatering flavors and delightful entertainment.

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Sunset Cruise: A Romantic and Scenic Dinner

For those seeking a romantic and picturesque dining experience, the Sunset Cruise offered by Padelford Riverboats is the perfect dining cruise choice. Imagine being surrounded by the warm glow of the setting sun, the gentle lapping of the water, and  a delectable dinner to savor with your loved one.

As you cruise along the tranquil Mississippi River, the Sunset Cruise creates a magical ambiance for couples and anyone seeking a romantic evening. Enjoy delicious meals prepared by skilled chefs, featuring a delectable array of dishes crafted with the freshest ingredients. From savory entrees to decadent desserts, every bite is a celebration of flavor and love. Raise a glass to the breathtaking sunset as you toast to cherished moments and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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In addition to our exciting Monday Madness and Margaritas on the Mississippi cruises, Padelford Riverboats offers an enticing selection of dining experiences to cater to every taste and occasion. Whether you’re looking for a scenic lunch, a charming picnic, a mouthwatering barbecue feast, or a romantic sunset dinner, Padelford Riverboats ensure that your culinary journey along the Mississippi River is as memorable as the views that surround you.

This summer, let Padelford Riverboats elevate your experience with our thrilling Monday Madness, relaxing Margaritas on the Mississippi, informative sightseeing, and delectable dining cruises. Join us on the river and create unforgettable memories with your friends and loved ones. Whatever day of the week you want to come out, we’ve got an exciting adventure waiting!