Arkansas Queen Riverboat
The Arkansas Queen riverboat is an Arkansas River attraction with a guest capacity of 300 passengers. The Arkansas Queen hosts champagne brunches, luncheon and dinner cruises, musical performances, and other specialty cruises. Typical sightseeing cruises of one and one-half hours cost $12 for adults, $11 for seniors, and $7 for children. Gospel and praise music cruises are $24.95 for adults and $17.95 for children. Dixieland dinner/dances and murder mystery parties range up to $34.50. Santa cruises also take place at the holidays. The Arkansas Queen is owned by Mississippi Riverboat Company, LLC.
The address of the Arkansas Queen is 100 Riverfront Park Drive in the North Shore Maritime Center. From April to October the center features the Salty Parrot restaurant and live music by the Riverboat Ramblers. The Maritime Center is also host to the USS Razorback submarine, the Motor Vessel Lipscomb of the Arkansas River Maintenance Fleet, the tugboat Patriot owned by the Mississippi Riverboat Company, and is future home of the World War II tugboat Hoga.