Queen of the Susquehanna

Hiawatha Paddlewheel

Join us as we embark on our 41st season on the Susquehanna River. Visit the Queen of the Susquehanna, one of the most popular attractions in central Pennsylvania!

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Upcoming Events

Memorial Day & July 4th - Online Sales Only-Veterans Ride Free!

Join us at 1 p.m., 2:30 p.m., or 4 p.m. for a relaxing 1-hour River Cruise. **Important Notice: Tickets for the Memorial Day & July 4th cruises can only be purchased online through Fareharbor. Rates: - Adults: $12 (Age 13+) * Seniors $11 (Age 60+) - Children:...

$8.00 / child · $12.00 / adult Book Now

River Cruise

Enjoy a relaxing 1 hour cruise on the Susquehanna River, view the beautiful natural scenery and listen to an audio narration of the rich history of the lumber era. Rates - Adults - $12.00 (Age 13 - 59) - Seniors - $11 (Age 60+) - Children - $8.00 (Age 3 - 12) -...

$8.00 / child · $12.00 / adult · $11.00 / seniors Book Now

Brunch Cruise

Enjoy Brunch on the River! Board the Hiawatha for a 10 a.m. - 11:30a.m. cruise on the Susquehanna River while you enjoy a delicious buffet in our climate controlled main deck. Our Buffet, catered by Eat and Run Catering, includes: Assorted Muffins Fresh Fruit Yogurt...

$20.00 / child · $30.00 / adult Book Now

Princess Party Cruise

Princess Party Cruises include 2 characters per cruise and crafts! Come one, come all, and join your favorite princesses for an adventure on the Susquehanna River you won’t soon forget! Join The Frost Sisters, Rapunzel & Cinderella, Tiana & The Beauty Princess...

$12.00 / child · $15.00 / adult Book Now

Kid's Night Cruise

Perfect for A Family Night Out - Join us for a good old fashioned ice cream social while you cruise down the Susquehanna River. on this hour and a half cruise. - Make your own sundae bar includes: vanilla ice cream, sprinkles, chocolate rocks, cherries, chocolate/caramel/strawberry...

$10.00 / child · $15.00 / adult Book Now

Craft Beer Cruise

Craft Beer Cruises Featuring Pennsylvania Breweries These cruises are strictly 21 years and older, no one under 21 may be admitted. $25 Per Person 1.5-Hour Cruise: 6-7:30 p.m. Ticket includes: Welcome Beer, $3 12oz Tap Takeover- Choose from a variety of beers...

$25.00 / person Book Now

Bingo Cruises

Bingo on the Hiawatha! Evening Bingo from 6-8 p.m. on June 20, July 25 , August 22 and September 19 Tickets - $25 per person Must be at least 18 years old with valid ID Ticket includes: 2 hour cruise, Up to 10 games of bingo/3 boards per game , light snacks,...

$25.00 / person Book Now

Aloha Summer Luau Party

Saturday, July 30 ,2022 8-10 p.m. Tickets- $25 Must be at least 21 years old with valid ID Say Aloha to Summer! - Get ready for a fun filled Luau on the Susquehanna River! Wear your finest leis and grass skirts for the costume contest. - Enjoy this 2-hour...

$25.00 / person Book Now

Dinner Cruise with Hillside Catering

Dinner Cruise Schedule Enjoy a 2-hour cruise and delicious cuisine from a local restaurant! Dress is casual and meals are served buffet style. Open seating throughout the boat, some guests will sit upstairs in our covered upper deck, please dress accordingly based...

$45.00 / person Book Now

Hero Cruise

Kapow! Boom! Wham! Calling all heroes to defend the Hiawatha! Take the hero pledge, practice your hero moves, and enjoy a party on the upper deck with mask making and snacks. Join Bat Hero & Spider Hero as they visit the Hiawatha for activities, story-time,...

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80's Dance Party w/ Monster Sound

Friday, June 24, 2022 8-10 p.m. Tickets- $25 Must be at least 21 years old with valid ID 80s Neon Dance Party! - Enjoy a 2 hour cruise on the Susquehanna River with DJ Monster Sound, Snacks and Drink Specials. - Neon ,Neon ,NEON!! - This cruise is for Adults...

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Dinner Cruise with B & C Catering

October 7, 2022 6:00-7:30PM Adults - $45 Children (6-12) - $35 Under 5 - Free Menu: Appetizers: Bacon Wrapped Shrimp w/ House Cocktail Sauce Fresh Jalapeno Poppers Pan Seared Asian Dumplings w/Ginger Soy Reduction Mini Crudite Cups Buffet: Garden Salad Focaccia Slow...

$35.00 / child · $45.00 / adult Book Now

2022 Season


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Hiawatha Amenities

Visit the Hiawatha Paddlewheel Riverboat, one of the most popular attractions in Central Pennsylvania!

Enjoy a relaxing hour-long cruise on the Susquehanna River. Through narration and music, hear the story of the Hiawatha and learn the rich history of the early days along the river.

  • Bathroom
    Handicapped accessible restrooms are located on the lower deck of the Hiawatha on both the Port and Starboard side
  • Music
    The Hiawatha plays Sirius Radio for your listening pleasure during cruises
  • Snacks
    Hot Dogs, Candy and a variety of chips and pretzels are available for purchase at the snack bar
  • Drinks
    The Hiawatha offers a full bar including tap and bottled beer, wine, classic and signature cocktails, soda, juice, coffee and tea.

Quick Facts

About the Hiawatha



Monday morning, May 2, 2022, the Hiawatha Paddlewheel Riverboat embarked on its 41st season!


Nautical Miles

On a weekly basis, the Hiawatha travels up and down the river more than 50 nautical miles!


Seasonal Hours

In a typical season, the Queen of the Susquhanna's engines run for more than 1300 hours!

Eyewitness News

Destination PA: Hiawatha Riverboat

She’s known as the queen of the Susquehanna. The Hiawatha Paddlewheel riverboat is one of the most popular attractions in Central Pennsylvania.

Running the Hiawatha

Meet Our Captains and Crew