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Downtown Toledo Boat Docking Guide Summer 2022

Boaters, it’s time. J&M Cruise Lines will be opening up the dock slip reservation books for the ProMedica's Friday night summer concert series on Monday, April 4 at 3:30 pm. J&M Cruise Lines manages the docks along the west and east sides of the downtown riverfront. Trained dock hands will help you tie off and place your boat. They will provide this service on the west side for the concerts on Friday nights in Promenade Park and 4th of July. Dock reservations are available at “The Docks Restaurants” from Thursday through Sunday, Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Click here to reserve your dock slip.


Rates for a west side slip vary by location.

  • Behind the concert venue at Promenade Park: $45
  • Behind ProMedica’s Steam Plant: Availability and pricing coming soon


On a night without a special event, slips are available on a first-come, first-served basis and do not have associated fees, nor a dockhand to assist in tying off.


West-side reservations begin at 4:30 PM on concert dates. Dock Masters operate on VHF radio channel 68. On final approach to dock, radio Dock Masters to make sure slip is clear and safe for docking. Reservations must be made in advance.

Renting a slip does not equal admittance to the concerts, tickets must be bought separately at

Rates for an east-side slip at The Docks restaurants vary depending on the size of the boat and the amount of time the boat will be docked. Call for reservations.


Rates for two hours of east-side dockage

Jet skis and wave runners: $4

20’ and under: $10

21’-30’: $12

31’-40’: $14

41’-50’: $16

51’-60’: $18

61’-70’: $20

Vessels will be charged an additional $4 for every hour, no matter the length of boat, when exceeding two hours.

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