The Loading Dock

The Loading Dock

401 Front St.
Grafton, Illinois 62037

  • Phone: (618) 556-7951
  • Hours:
    Sun. - Thur. 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
    Fri. - Sat. 11 a.m. to Close

    April & October
    Sun. - Thur. 11 a.m. to dark
    Fri. - Sat.: 11 a.m. to Close

    Sun.:11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Fri. - Sat. 11 a.m. to Close

Host your wedding and reception in The Loading Dock's Boatworks building. The Boatworks’ vintage style, industrial flair, and premium service position the venue to be one of the region's most unique venues for weddings and social celebrations. Located just steps away from the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers, The Boatworks can host events for over 500 guests. The event staff is ready to help assist with your planning needs and create a customized quote.

Once the area's best kept secret, the Loading Dock has become known as a top St. Louis destination. Featuring stunning river views, outdoor dining, live music, monthly flea markets, overnight accommodations, and seasonal ice skating, The Loading Dock guarantees a fun time for all.



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Sep 25th

The Loading Dock is host to one of the region's largest flea markets. Guaranteed treasure-hunting fun through a wide selection of antiques, crafts, collectibles, and more.The Riverside Flea Market is held the…
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