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Schwiebert Riverfront Park

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  1. Art sculptures
  2. Digital playground
  3. Fountain
  4. Great Lawn
  5. Observation shelter
  6. Parking lot
  7. Promenade
  8. Restrooms
  9. Stage
  10. Triangle Lawn
  11. Urban concrete beach
  12. Walk / jog path / trail

About the Park

This park is named for former Mayor Mark Schwiebert (1989-2009) for his tireless efforts to promote public use of the riverfront.

View the Schwiebert Riverfront Park photo tour.

The Landing Boat Dock was completed in 2014.

View our online calendar with upcoming events. 

Thursday Night Groove Concert Series 2023 Schedule

Park Rental Information 

Schwiebert Riverfront Park is the perfect place for a wedding, special event, other activities including picnics or parties with rental areas including: 

  • Observation shelter 
  • Stage and Great Lawn 
  • Triangle Lawn 
  • Entire park 
To inquire about Schwiebert Riverfront Park Event Rentals including Festivals, Fundraisers & Concerts contact: Rock Island Parks and Recreation at 309-732-7275 or email for process & application.
For information on wedding sites, please email

For business sponsorship inquiries please contact Special Event Manager at (309) 732-7439 or email

Parks and Recreation Department
4303 24th Street
 Activity Guide IconRock Island, IL 61201 
 Ph: (309) 732-7275
 Fx: (309) 732-7278
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 7:00 am - 6:00 pm  
 Monday - Thursday  
 7:00 am - 5:00 pm   
 9:00 am - 1:00 pm