Unique Wedding Venues in Cincinnati | BB Riverboats

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Say, “I do” with a fantastic view

It’s the Most Important Day of Your Life—Make it Memorable! Your wedding is your special day and you want it to stand out, so skip the sameness of a typical reception hall or banquet room and have your wedding events aboard a riverboat in Cincinnati! BB Riverboats hosts the most unique weddings and rehearsal dinners in all of Cincinnati. Imagine your afternoon or early evening ceremony enriched by the brilliant views from the Ohio River giving way to a starlit reception with a gorgeous backdrop of the nighttime Cincinnati skyline.

Cincinnati Dream Wedding Venue

There’s nothing quite as unique or beautiful as sharing your “I dos” with the entire city of Cincinnati as your backdrop! Let the romance of the Ohio River surround you and your guests during your wedding ceremony, and then the nightlights of downtown will cast a magical glow over your wedding reception. For unforgettable wedding events, BB Riverboats offers a venue you and your guests will remember forever.

Cincinnati Wedding Event Ideas

A BB Riverboats cruise is an ideal venue for a wedding rehearsal dinner, a wedding ceremony, a wedding reception, a day after present-opening get together or all of the above! Imagine a gorgeous evening cruising on the water for your rehearsal dinner, setting the stage for your perfect wedding day. Afternoon or evening cruises set the perfect tone for romance on your big day. No other wedding venue incorporates the city of Cincinnati quite like a cruise on BB Riverboats.

Wedding Event Services

Wedding parties can be as varied as the couple tying the knot. We offer custom party options from catering and full-service bars to audio/visual technology and entertainment perfect for any of the events surrounding your dream wedding. A beautiful cruise on the Ohio River with all of the wedding accoutrements you could hope for makes BB Riverboats the ideal venue for your dream wedding.

Weddings & Rehearsal Dinners
(50+ Guests)

BB Riverboats offers bridal guests a selection of signature all-inclusive packages to choose from so your day is perfect and worry-free. Or, you can work with of one of our many event planners to create your own customized package to include dining, bar, décor and entertainment options.

What's Included
  • Cruise on the Ohio River

  • China, linen, and flatware selection

  • Professional event planner

  • Flexible payment terms

  • Menu tasting and selection

  • Free parking

Event Planning Services*

  • Entertainment

  • Party favors & souvenirs

  • Flowers and decor

  • Event coordination and management

  • Unique furniture layout & coverings

*Event planning services provided à la carte

Explore our fleet

Discover the mighty Ohio with BB Riverboats. Our fleet offers you smooth sailing and romantic riverboat-era charm.

The Belle of Cincinnati

The flagship of BB Riverboats. Cruise in ultimate comfort and luxury surrounded by a lavish Victorian decor appointed with sumptuous details.

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The River Queen

A royal ship indeed. Tastefully decorated and impeccably preserved, the River Queen exudes romantic riverboat-era charm.

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River's Edge

Our brand new event center at Newport Landing is now open. Book your wedding or group event today!

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