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Playing the tunes last night at FastJaxs



As we start fall on Thursday we are going to sing are way through the night with karaoke dance party with Shaun Howard @6.
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And Throw the Horns new band @7
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We know we will have the full menu until October 1. And then we will release a fall menu.
As the weather changes so does the Boathouse ⚓️
Save the date October 15 Halloween Party October 9 Ticket to the Beatles October 23 Anthony Russo and the Driveby boys.
Plus so much more.
October 29 season finale with Foreplay.
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Corps:  Drought Prompts Early End To Navigation Season........


Officials with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently announced that they will be cutting short the navigation season along the Missouri River this fall on account of the continuing drought.


According to John Remus, chief of the Corps' Missouri River Basin Water Management Office, they have been conserving water for several months.  The first clear signs of a drought began to appear in July 2020.  Remus says that a priority is to keep a reserve of water in the upstream reservoirs.


The Corps has cut releases from the reservoirs, dropping Missouri River levels by a foot, which will affect vessel traffic and could affect municipal water supplies and other utilities that rely upon the river.  Remus says that the navigation season will end three days early on November 28th........


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Fishy Tales From Decatur, Illinois

An Alligator Floated The Lazy River At Illinois Water Park........


Splash Cove, a Decatur, Illinois water park, recently marked the end of their summer season by allowing a special visitor to float along their lazy river, G, the alligator.


The Scovill Zoo brought G to officially be the final visitor to the park to float along the lazy river.  According to Splash Cove officials, the last human visitor left several weeks ago, allowing enough chlorine to naturally burn off for the water to become safe for an alligator to take a dip.


The Scovill Zoo posted a video to social media showing G floating along the lazy river and crawling along the bottom of the water.  He apparently enjoyed his time on the lazy river, because he refused to leave........


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Added Sunday

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The First Lamborghini Yacht Has Arrived Stateside........


The first-ever Lamborghini yacht recently arrived in the United States and is now waiting for it's new owner at a South Florida dock.  Back in 2020, the Italian supercar manufacturer had announced a partnership with Italian superboat manufacturer, Tecnomar, to produce a limited number of yachts.


Called Tecnomar for Lamborghini 63, the name has several connotations.  The vessel is 63 feet long, has a top speed of 63 knots, (which is about 72 mph), and there will only be 63 made. 


One additional Easter egg in the name is that it points to the year 1963, which is the year that Ferruccio Lamborghini founded his namesake car company.  The yachts will have a starting price point of $3.5 million........


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Some Highlights of This Week's


District 8 MRS                                                 UPDATED SEPTEMBER 21 2022

Mississippi River System



Merchants Railroad Bridge; At times during the day, a work barge will be moored channelward of the left descending or right descending main navigation piers, but not at the same time. The work barge will be removed at night.
Navigation obstructions, consisting of embedded metals, have been reported protruding from the lock walls, L/D 27, lower I-wall bullnose (main chamber), in the vicinity of Mile 185.5. Tows should exercise caution and stay off the bullnose, to avoid the protruding metal. Mariners should be alert for, and abide by, any special instructions that may be issued by the lockmaster.

Continuing until further notice, the Dredge POTTER is conducting dredging operations in the vicinity of Mile 139.0. Work will be conducted 24-hours a day, 7-days a week. The Dredge POTTER will monitor VHF-FM Channel 13 or 16 and requests 30-minutes advance notice of passing. Mariners are urged to transit the area at their slowest safe speed and proceed with caution after passing arrangements have been made.



Continuing until approximately September 25, 2022, the Dredge GOETZ is conducting dredging operations between approximate Miles 79.0 and 66.0. The Dredge GOETZ will monitor VHF-FM Channel 13, 16 or 82. The dredge utilizes floating pontoon pipeline, anchor lines, small tenders and skiffs, in support of its dredging operations. Mariners are urged to transit the area at their slowest safe speed to minimize their wake and proceed with caution after passing arrangements have been made



Continuing until approximately September 30, 2022, the Dredge BILL HOLMAN is conducting dredging operations downstream of the Costello L/D, between approximate Miles 0.8 and 0.0. The dredge utilizes floating pontoon pipeline, anchor lines, small tenders and skiffs in support of its dredging operations. For passing arrangements, the Dredge BILL HOLMAN will monitor VHF-FM Channel 13. Tows requesting lockage are encouraged to contact Costello L/D, in advance to schedule their arrivals. Mariners are also advised that the downstream floating guidewall will be removed for dredging operations and should exercise caution when transiting the lock. All navigation interests should be alert for, and abide by, any qeryspecial instructions that may be issued by the lockmaster. Mariners are urged to exercise caution when transiting the area.


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Miss Augusta Update

Moving Up The Missouri River To Augusta, Mo...


Hi Bill –

The plan is to move the first week of October. Our first public cruise at our new location will be Thursday evening, October 6.


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ACL's American Symphony Now Cruising The Upper Mississippi River........


American Cruise Lines announced that their latest riverboat, the American Symphony has begun cruising the Upper Mississippi River earlier this week.  The vessel was christened in Natchez, Mississippi on August 30, 2022.


The American Symphony is currently sailing the company's longest river cruise itinerary, which is a 22 day Complete Mississippi River Cruise, from New Orleans Louisiana to St. Paul, Minnesota.


The riverboat was docked in St. Louis from Wednesday, September 21 through Friday, September 23.  On Saturday, September 24, the American Symphony is scheduled to arrive in Hannibal, Missouri........


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Seaman's Church Institute Raises $3 Million For Ministry On The River........


The Seaman's Church Institute recently announced that they have raised over $3 million of their $5 million goal so far in support of their Ministry on the River campaign.  The campaign was founded in 2019 with a gift from American Commercial Barge Line and the Ray & Kay Eckstein Charitable Trust Fund.


The SCI Ministry on the River program is focused on the well-being and wellness of domestic mariners.  The SCI chaplains are trained in crisis management and respond to maritime emergencies on the Western Rivers or Gulf of Mexico.


In addition to crisis response, SCI river chaplains offer frequent contact and follow-up with mariners, checking and advising on mental health, celebrating milestones, as well as offering guidance and advise.........


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Residents React To Interstate 74 Bridge Demolition........


Work to remove the old Interstate 74 Bridge spanning the Mississippi River in the Quad Cities has begun and on Tuesday, officials released new details about the demolition process.


Officials with the I-74 bridge project have announced that the old span will not be imploded and some Quad Cities residents are a bit disappointed   Resident Mary Scott says she would have liked to see the bridge blown up, but understands the environmental impact the implosion would have.


The Freeport, Illinois-based Helm Group will take the bridge apart piece-by-piece.  Some explosives will be used on some small parts of the span.  Officials say that this method of demolition will have the minimum effect on river traffic and cause the least amount of damage to the mussel population........


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Fishy Tales From Kona, Hawaii

Man Lands 250 Pound Marlin While On A Kayak........


Jason Freitas recently took the "ride of a lifetime" and made a catch of a lifetime while fishing off of his kayak off the coast of South Kona, Hawaii. He reeled in a 250 pound black marlin.


Freitas reports that it took him close to four hours to reel the monster marlin in because it dragged him for miles out to sea at speeds of up to seven miles per hour.


Freitas say that he was fishing for ahi or ono when he heard a big splash behind him.  He turned to see a marlin jumping.  He says that catching a marlin from a kayak has been on his bucket list.  He celebrated his catch by smoking about 100 pounds of it for family and friends........


Click here to read this news story from  With Video.



Lower Mississippi River

Corps Analysis Says New River Cut Should Be Closed........


The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released an environmental assessment on Friday that looked a the effects of closing most of the newly formed Neptune Pass, which is diverting a portion of the Mississippi River through Plaquemines Parish.


The report states that without the construction of a flow control structure, conditions will continue to deteriorate, resulting in a threat to navigation.  Since 2019, the major channel has grown to close to 850 feet wide and at some points 90 feet deep, diverting over one eighth of the river's flow.


The proposed stone control structure would restrict flow into the Neptune Pass to a 100 foot wide, 10 foot deep opening.  The design will not be finalized until after a 30 day comment period.  Project cost estimates will come after a design is approved........


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What's Going On This Week



3rd Chute Bar & Grill



211 W. Main St. Grafton, IL

A restaurant on the Illinois River

Food, Beer, Music, And good times


3rd Chute Upcoming Events.. click here



Alton Marina

Mississippi River at Alton, IL


5 Anchor  Marina on the upper Mississippi River, located at MM 202, just north of the Melvin Price Lock and Dam you will find exceptional hospitality with the added convenience of being within walking distance of Argosy Casino, various services, restaurants, shopping and many attractions of historic downtown Alton, Illinois. Our dedicated office and dockside concierge staff will be waiting to make your stay a relaxing and memorable experience.
Amenities Include:
  Floating Docks & Structures Free Wireless Internet
  Private Luxury Bathrooms Swimming Pool & Hot Tubs
  Sanitary Pump Out Handled By Staff Sun Deck With Lounge Chairs
  Full Service Fueling Gas & Diesel Convenience Store & Deli
  Controlled Parking Lot Laundromat
  Night Security Watch Convenient Highway Access
  Satellite TV Connection Available Electric & Water Included In Rates
  Floating Jet Ski Docks Secured Trailer Storage Area


bluff city grill

424 Broadway, Alton, IL


Check out our Specials menu pinned at the top of our Facebook here

ORDER ONLINE   Easy as 1, 2, 3!!
1. Click the link.
2. Order your food how you want it.
3. Pay online & pickup in store!/order-type


Open Tuesday - Sunday...Closed Mondays


Sports Bar, Lounge Bar, Dining Room and Outside Patio Available.


Just a short distance from the Alton Marina


Upcoming Events.. click here


The Boathouse

Northshore Marina


Thursday we are going to sing are way through the night with karaoke dance party with Shaun Howard @6.
Friday Wayback Band @7
Saturday Teddy MCCready @2
And Throw the Horns new band @7
Sunday Claudia Rose @2



The Boathouse offers a variety of food and beverages, great entertainment and amazing scenery with an outstanding view of the Mississippi from our deck!


Boathouse Restaurant... 636-250-3300

Boathouse Office...........636-250-3800

Website.... N/A

Upcoming Events.. click here




Calhoun Ferry Company


Golden Eagle Ferry ...Open

Winfield Ferry............Closed

Car and Passenger ferry crossing from St. Charles Mo. to scenic Calhoun County, IL

Phone: (618) 535-5759


Con Trios Yacht Club


8 October 2022... Marina Rummage Sale, Chili Cook Off and Membership Meeting.. click here for flyer



Social Yacht Club centered around the Alton Pool (Pool 26) of the Mississippi River, website is   Founding Date....1966


Duck Club Yacht Club


The Duck Club is the Premier Private Yacht Club serving the Upper Mississippi River, Alton pool boating community. The Club is located at the South end of Dardenne Slough with direct channel access at mm 222


FastJax BBQ

3317 N Hwy 94, St. Charles, Mo



Local Mom/Pop BBQ & Grocery Store catering to the Boating Community & local farming families.
Serving Hot Food & Daily Specials.


Order food & dine in our Cafe area or take home


3317 N Hwy 94, St. Charles, Mo    (636) 699-5716


Froge's Bar and Grill

Portage des Sioux, MO


Sept 22 is first day of fall, which means kitchen hours change to:
Tuesday 11-8, Wednesday 3-8, Thursday 11-8, Friday 3-9, Saturday 11-9, Sunday 12-8


Sun..Oct, 2... Rat Run here

Sat..Oct, 2...  Food Truck... click here


1530 Highway J, Portage Des Sioux, Missouri 63373, (636) 899-1139


Grafton, IL Events and Music

Confluence of Mississippi  & Illinois Rivers



Check out Grafton's Event and Music

Calendar for Sept 22, 2022 - Oct 5, here


Check out the Grafton Riverbeat

September Events, News and Things To here



Click here and check out "Welcome to Grafton" website


Grafton Harbor

Confluence of Mississippi & Illinois Rivers


River Boat Cruises... click here


10-22-22..Witches on the Water.. click here


Open 9-5, 7 days a week


A 5 Anchor Marina with all the amenities you could ask for. (Laundry, Pool, Shower Suites, Wi-Fi, & Satellite TV), and plenty of fun all within walking distance.
Our Own Winery
Boat Rentals Daily Everyday
River Boat Cruises Every Saturday & Sunday


Grafton Pub

Grafton, IL

Confluence of Mississippi & Illinois Rivers


Revised schedule for music this weekend!!!!
Fri 9-23 Little Known Fact 7-11
Sat 9-24 Krickett and the Grilled Avocado’s 1:30-5:30
Midwest Avenue 7 to 11
Sun 9–25 Bobby Rollins acoustic 2-6
Tacos and tunes 9-27 gatorhead 5 to 9
Tue, Sept 26 Gatorhead 5 to 9
Fri, Sept 30 City Heat 7 to 11




Open 7 Days a week.


Centrally located in Pool 26 at Grafton, IL and just a short walk across the parking lot from Grafton Harbor.  Riverside Deck & Patio. Outside bar and bandstand with beautiful view of the Illinois River.

Boaters...A great place to drop anchor, enjoy a beverage & a bite to eat. Home of the famous Pool 26 TACO TUESDAY.


225 W. Main St, Grafton, IL, (618) 786-9463


Hawg Pit BBQ

Illinois River at Grafton, IL


Sat..Sept 24..Got your Six PSTD Support Dogs poker run

Sat..Sept 24.. Wrench Fest.. click here for flyer

                     CO2 Band..11-2


                     Salmon Creek 6-10

Sun..Sept 25..Catfish Willie


September Band Schedule


The World Famous Hawg Pit BBQ Barn in the scenic Grafton, Illinois. At the confluence of the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers.

Live music every weekend. Excellent BBQ, Ice cold drinks, and the Best Barmaids on the Riverbend


Phone:  (618) 786-7675

John's Boat Harbor

Mississippi River at UMR 231.8


John’s Boat Harbor is the best choice for all your boating needs!
We provide an excellent marina experience for all of our customers so that they can enjoy all that the beautiful Mississippi River has to offer.

Customer service is our #1 goal and our staff will work with you to make sure that you feel welcome! We work to meet our customer’s needs and will try at all times to make our harbor the best home for your boat.



Full service marina
2407 Highway C St. Charles, MO 63301
(636) 946-2073


Kinder's Restaurant

Mississippi River at Golden Eagle, IL


Being rebuilt in same location


Photo Gallery of tear down & rebuild.. click here


Lake Center Marina

MM224.4 UMR


24/7 Guest & Member

Fuel Docks & Pump Out

Dock or rack your boat on the beautiful Mississippi river. Our Marina is a community of boaters providing fun for the entire family. Volvo Penta & Mercruiser certified repair facility

Gated Entry and Video Security

Marina, Boat Service, Fuel

Lewis Boats

Marine Sales and Service


Your local boat and powersports dealership for parts, sales, and service.

4030 N Service Rd Saint Peters, MO 63376

(636) 949-9926

Liberty Harbor

Mississippi River at

Portage des Sioux, Mo



Contact Jerry



E-mail Liberty Harbor..



Longshot Saloon at Longshot Marina

Mississippi River at

Portage des Sioux, Mo



The best location on the Mississippi 26 pool, come by land or water -- we have parking for both. Friendly service, great food and amazing atmosphere!

Longshot Tiki Bar at Longshot Marina

Mississippi River at

Portage des Sioux, Mo

Sat...9-24-22..Soulard Blues Band..2-6pm

Sun..9-25-22..After Midnight..2-6pm


Saturday & Sunday Open 11am


Band Schedule for 2022.. click here


Miss Augusta

Sailing out of the Yacht Club of St. Louis


Relax on the water this weekend aboard the beautiful Miss Augusta! We have Lunch, Brunch, Dinner and Sightseeing cruises throughout the weekend for your enjoyment!

Our June schedule is now up at, so be sure to check out our upcoming cruises, including our Father's Day cruises to celebrate your favorite dad!

Remember - the best events are on the water!
For tickets and more information, visit!


Cruise Calendar


Polestar Boating Center

Mississippi River

Dardenne Slough 221.5


Full Service Marina on the Mississippi River UMR MM 221.5 RDB in the west back channel of the Dardenne Slough




Riviera Too

Food, Beer, Wine


09-23-22..Fri..Dave King aka Capt Happy 6pm

09-24-22..Sat..Karaoke 6pm


Patio Opens 5pm on Friday


September Events... click here


We are a family owned business since 1964.
Pizza, Sandwiches, Wine, Liquor, Beer, and More!
Best Ice in Town!
Our Specialty is Mango Margaritas!
Come on in and visit us today! Store Hours: Sun..10-9, M-Th..10-10, Fri Sat..10-11
Order On-line...Click here for website and menus


3025 N MO-94, St. Charles, Missouri 63301


  Two Rivers Marina

  Mississippi River at Louisiana, Mo


Amenities include:
- Campground, beautiful shower house, pool
- On sight mechanic/service/parts (mercury certified)
- ALL docks have new encapsulated flotation, All are covered.
- Concierge service to the docks from our Ship's Store
- Boat washing services offered
- On Sight Restaurant
- Gated facility
- Public and private boat launch ramps
- Active Two Rivers Boat Club
- On sight owners


Check us out at


Woodland Marina

UMR 222.8 ...Pool 26 of the Mississippi River


Gas Dock is Open




Yacht Club of St. Louis

Mississippi River

At UMR 225 On Dardenne Slough



A full service marina located on the Mississippi River in St. Charles Missouri. Slips available from 24' to 60' , full service restaurant, Yacht Club Marine Service and Stateamind Water sports have locations on the property to help in any way





Restaurant phone (636)250-3440


Restaurant Hours for Sept.
Thursday - Closed
Friday- Sunday open at 12pm



More Things Going On This Week

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Last Weekend's Edition of RiverBills....


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River Ferries


Illinois River

Brussels Ferry............618 - 786-3636


Mississippi River

Golden Eagle Ferry ....618-  535-5759


Winfield Ferry.............618-  535-5759


Grafton Ferry............ 1-800-258-6645 

   The Opening Day for the Grafton Ferry is April 22, 2022


Last Weekend's Edition of RiverBills....


Click here for last weekend's edition of RiverBills




Who's Open.. Who's Closed


Who's Open... Who's Closed........

3rd Chute Bar & Grill .. Grafton.................. Open
Alton Marina Deli.................................. Opening May27 Full Time
Arrrr Bar at Grafton Harbor.................. Open
Bluff City Grill ........................................ Open
Boathouse Food & Deck..................... Open
Cedar Hill Resort................................ Closed & For Sale
Duck Club Yacht Club........................ Open
Froges Bar & Grill.............................. Open
Grafton Harbor Winery & Gift Shop...... Open
Grafton Oyster Bar............................. Open
Kinder's Restaurant.......................... Being rebuilt in same location
Longshot Saloon................................ Closed
Longshot Tiki Bar............................ Open
Yacht Club of St. Louis Restaurant.........


 Your Eye on the River



The Boathouse Food and Deck WebCam

Live Image

Mississippi River on Dardenne Slough UMR 222.2

The Webcam uploads a new picture every 6 minutes..

Hit refresh to update to the latest picture

Go to for the last 10 pictures from the above camera!


Lock & Dam 19 Livestrean

Mississippi River at Keokuk, Iowa


 Click here an check it out



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Let's Plan a

River Get-Away


Fun, friendly atmosphere

Five Anchor Marina

Beautiful area of the

Mississippi River

New Restaurant On Site

Explore the historic

town of Louisiana, MO


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Map.. click here





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Alton Marina is the cover photo for the
2020 edition of Quimby's Cruising Guide



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“Recent high demand for used boats has caused many buyers to make decisions they may regret later. Contact me before you make the final commitment so you can make a better informed decision”


Phone: 636-578-4801







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2023 Class schedule




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September Band Schedule





Docks-Dry Storage-Ramp-Repairs-Gas 24/7 Transients welcome

We have Pump Out

Ramp Passes & Storage

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Golden Eagle Ferry

Mon - Thur.. 5AM- 9PM
Fri & Sat.... 5AM- 2AM
Sun........... 8AM- 9PM

On Board Phone
618- 535-5759

Click here for website


Winfield Ferry


211 W. Main St.  Grafton, IL



click here for Events

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Let us take care

of the food so

you can enjoy

the party ! 


We are ready to

help plan your

next event!



Artistic Affairs Catering
1336 Caulks Hill Rd.
St. Charles, MO 63304
636.922.3003 (FOOD)


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Longshot Marina Website

 Longshot Saloon Facebook

Longshot Tiki Bar Facebook





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314-239-4243 cell

636-688-7773 fax



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Phone 314-517-6079


SCHNEIDER Real Estate, Inc
1551 Wall Street, Suite 140
St. Charles, Mo 63303



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Featured at the Duck Club Haacke On The Water is now open
Tony Haacke

Executive Chef



Limited number of Social Memberships
Applications available

click here


6257 Hwy V, St. Charles, Mo

Club 636-250-4333
Marina 636-250-4321

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Duck Club Yacht Club websit




Facebook      Map




2020 Slip Rates

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Contact Jerry



E-mail Liberty Harbor..



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click here for website
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click here for Menu


Call 636.723.0005 when your headed to the river and we will have your food ready when you arrive at the store !


Check out the New patio




UMR 222.2
Marine Gas,
Diesel Fuel, Ice

 40 Ton Travel Lift
Repairs all makes

& models

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RiverBill hails out of Woodland Marina
UMR 222.2




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