River City Star - River Boat 1986 Skipperliner
The River City Star is One of Omaha's Greatest Tourist Attractions and Now that the Dam Bar & River City Star Tours are Closing, We Are Offering this 1986 Skipperliner (1940's Replica) Paddlewheel Riverboat Up for Public Auction.
This Riverboat is Valued and Recently Listed for $375,000.00 and the Starting Bid and Disclosed Minimum Reserve to Purchase Starts at $125,000.
Contact Tom Millie or Dan Kavan for a Private Viewing or Questions - Text/Call: 402.690.8666
Buyer is Responsible for Removal and Will Coordinate Pickup with Dan and or Tom. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own a clean, operating riverboat for business or personal use. Please don't hesitate to contact us with any questions. Bidding is Open Now and Bids Close at 7pm Sunday April 30th CST.
Model: Paddlewheel Riverboat
Engine: 2 x 220 hp John Deere Inboard Diesel
Dimensions: 64'8" x 20'
USA Registered. The River City Star riverboat has a reputation for offering guests a truly unique, fun and memorable experience! This 1940's era paddlewheel style riverboat is all up to date with yearly USCG inspections completed, ready to go with confidence.
The Star is a unique vessel on the water that can offer a variety of recreational entertainment options such as private charters, corporate or wedding events, as well as dining reservations.
Featuring a fully enclosed lower deck with viewing windows, a full bar, seating and restrooms along with a canopy covered upper deck. The River City Star holds up to 145 passengers.
This ship has good value and is ready to go.
Built by Skipperliner in 1986
Location: Omaha, Nebraska
64 Feet 8 Inches x 20 Feet x 3 Feet 4 Inches
Engines: 2 x John Deere 220 HP Inboard Diesel Engines
Reduction gears: Twin Disc MG5050
North American Marine Jet Drive
Fuel Tank: Steel, 285 Gallons
Engine Alarms and Gauges
Keel Cooled: Heat Exchanger
Auxiliary Engine: Closed System
Genset: Isuzu Model A - Fidelity Loadstar Single Phase
Bilge Pumps: 6
All Steel Construction
Paint, Zincs and Anti-Fouling: 2017
Anchor: Fluke, 100 lbs
Winches: Electric Winch to Operate Gangway
GPS: Garmin GPS Map 172
VHF: Cobra Marine
Radar: JCR LCD Radar1000
Inverter: True Charge 20
Steering Stations: Jet Drive System MXI
Refridgerator / Freezer: Vertical Household
Galley Sinks: 2, Stainless Steel
Water Tank: Plastic, 388 Gallons
Heads: 2, Domestic Type
Hot water: 19 Gallons
Heating: 3 Cruisair Air Conditioners / Heaters
Holding Tank: 388 Gallons
Additional Stereo System and Speakers
171 Life Jackets
All Required Safety Equipment Up to Date
The River City Star Riverboat is certified by the United States Coast Guard to hold no more than 145 passengers.
The canopy-covered upper deck of the River City Star features an open-air party atmosphere with seating for up to 72 and enough room for a DJ or band. This deck also features the captain's pilot house along with a front-row seat to all the beauty the river has to offer along the banks of Nebraska and Iowa.
The enclosed lower level of the River City Star features a full bar, comfortable seating for up to 60, with large viewing windows and restroom facilities. Featuring 4-top tables and room for a buffet, it is the perfect spot for lunch or dinner! The 1st deck also includes outer decks at the bow and stern of the riverboat perfect for enjoying the sights.
Located between downtown Omaha and Eppley Airport on Omaha's Riverfront, the River City Star
docks at 151 Freedom Park Road on Millers Landing. Boaters can find us at River Mile Marker 618.