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Schwiebert Riverfront Park
On the riverfront between 17th and 20th Streets
Rock Island, IL
Art sculptures, Digital playground, Fountain, Great Lawn, Observation shelter, Parking lot, Promenade, Restrooms, Stage, Triangle Lawn, Urban concrete beach, and Walk / jog path / trail
Sunrise to 10:00 pm
Park Location Map
About the Park
The new park is named for former Mayor Mark Schwiebert (1989-2009) for his tireless efforts to promote public use of the riverfront.
Schwiebert Riverfront Park photo tour
The Landing Boat Dock
was completed in 2014.
View our online
with upcoming events.
Park Rental Information
Schwiebert Riverfront Park is the perfect place for a
, other activities including
picnics or parties
with rental areas including:
Stage and Great Lawn
2016 & 2017 Now Open for Community Event Rentals.
2016 Shelter Rentals will be available after April 1.
To inquire about Schwiebert Riverfront Park Event Rentals including Festivals, Fundraisers & Concerts contact:
Community Recreation Manager at 309-732-7439
for process & application.
For information on wedding sites, please email
Parks and Recreation Department
4303 24th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201
Ph: (309) 732-7275
Fx: (309) 732-7278
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday - Thursday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Current and Upcoming Events For This Facility List
Red, White & BOOM!
Children's activities & inflatables ($5 wristband), visit with Princess Beauty from 3:30-5:00, food vendors, beer garden by Bent River Brewing Company, Stage Entertainment including DJ and Lip Synch battle from 3:00-4:30, Metropolitan Youth Program Drill Team at 4:30pm, Proclamation and Military Tribute at 5:00, The Country Couch Potatoes at 5:45 pm, 7:30 pm performance by Smooth Groove, and 9:30 pm FIREWORKS !
No outside alcohol or fireworks allowed.
City of Rock Island
1528 Third Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201