Create some memories on our authentic paddlewheeler - the Star of Knoxville. We offer a variety of lunch and dinner cruises along with sightseeing-only tickets. View All Upcoming Cruises

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Featured Cruises

List of Upcoming Featured Cruises on the Tennessee River Boat!

Easter Brunch or Dinner

April 4th

Join us this Easter for a special cruise onboard our authentic paddle wheeler. We will have an Easter Brunch, and an Easter  Dinner Cruise. Each 2 hour cruise will feature delicious food and live music.

Mother's Day Cruises

May 9th

Experience a unique carnival celebration afloat a riverboat with “Mother’s Day Cruises” on the days leading up to, and shortly after the holiday as well as one of three cruises on Mother’s Day Cruises

Father's Day Cruises

June 20th

Experience a unique carnival celebration afloat a riverboat with “Father’s Day Cruises” on the days leading up to, and shortly after the holiday as well as one of three cruises on Father’s Day Cruises

Experience the Star of Knoxville

This authentic paddlewheeler is United States Coast Guard approved for 235 passengers. The main deck seats 144 passengers and is fully enclosed, air conditioned, and heated for year round comfort. The vessel is equipped with two (2) bars, a dance floor, band stage, and is exquisitely decorated for the most elegant dinner and entertainment available. From black tie events like weddings and receptions to a casual event like a football charter the atmosphere is right for any occasion.

THE HISTORIC TENNESSEE RIVER
The Tennessee River is one of the most beautiful rivers you will ever cruise. While cruising, you will enjoy one of the most breathtaking views in Knoxville. Not only will you see some of the history of the river, you will most certainly be relaxed by the river’s beauty.

TENNESSEE RIVERBOAT STAFF
The riverboat is licensed by the United States Coast Guard and conforms to the rigid requirements for passenger safety. All of our captains and deckhands are trained in fire fighting, CPR and safety procedures. Our reservationist, sales staff, food and beverage staff and wait staff are fully trained in providing quality customer service. We take pride in providing friendly service, and will ensure all your needs are met.

Wedding Cruises

Weddings onboard the “Star of Knoxville” riverboat are a most unique and distinctive choice for your wedding. We can provide complete arrangements for the most intimate of weddings to the most elaborate, accommodating anywhere from 2 to 110 for a ceremony and reception and up to 235 for a reception only. The vessel is equipped with two (2) bars, a dance floor, and band stage. The open air observation deck is ideal for an outdoor setting. Our main interior is fully air conditioned and heated, for a great dining and entertainment experience and …

Star Wedding Package

The Star Wedding Package is our most popular package available for ceremonies and receptions. Let us provide all the following services to help make the most important day in your life stress free!

Riverboat Photos

Weddings onboard the “Star of Knoxville” riverboat are a most unique and distinctive choice for your wedding