St. Charles Park District • 101 South Second St. • St. Charles, IL 60174 • 630.584.1055 • 

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River View Miniature Golf Course

Along the Fox River in Pottawatomie Park

8 North Avenue
St. Charles, IL 60174

The layout of our miniature golf course will intrigue even the most elite golf connoisseurs. Bring your family and some friends and experience some feel good fun!

  • Test your skills!
  • Play the most challenging course in the Fox River Valley!
  • You'll hate our "toughest" holes!

The District's award winning 18-hole River View Miniature Golf Course consists of naturally landscaped greens where players will encounter a multitude of obstacles. The Victorian-style gazebo provides a resting area with a spectacular view of the Fox River. Once you try us, you may never want to putt anywhere else !

This 18-hole, par 42 challenging course has an interactive babbling brook, waterfall, sand traps, windmill, lighthouse, bridges, and scenic views along the Fox River. Please note that nine holes have been architecturally designed to provide guests with wheel chair access.

For a photo gallery of each hole, click here.

Remember to indulge in America's favorite summer-time snacks: hot dogs, pizza, popcorn, candy, ice cream, slush puppies, and much more.

For questions or comments,
contact Meghan Jourden-Messerich

River View Miniature Golf is proud to partner with Give Kids The World and International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions in the "World Passport for Kids" program. The World Passport program serves hundreds of children each year with life-threatening illnesses.


Mini Golf Fees
Player Rates
Adult (16 & older)
Child (ages 6-15) $5.00
Child (5 & under) $2.00
groups of 10 or more
(per person pricing)
5 Visit Pass $22.50
10 Visit Pass

Twilight Rate - $4/person
(final hour before closing each day)

Special Fall Weekend Rate - $4/person
(Sept 6-28)

Hours of Operation*

May 3 - 11
Saturday-Sunday: 11am-7pm

May 15 - 31
Monday-Thursday: 11am-7pm
Friday-Sunday: 11am-10pm

June 1- Aug. 19

Sunday-Friday: 11am-10pm
Saturday: 11am-11pm

Aug. 23
Saturday: 11am-10pm

Aug. 24
Sunday: 11am-9pm

Aug. 30
Saturday: 11am-10pm

Aug. 31
Sunday: 11am-10pm

Sept. 1
Monday: 11am-9pm

Sept. 6 - 28
Saturday & Sunday: 11am-7pm




Wooden Nickel Day - 11am-9pm

For each round of golf purchased at the regular price, you'll receive a chance to draw for an old fashion Wooden Nickel that's redeemable for prizes at mini golf.

Wooden Nickel Day - 11am-9pm
Win a t-shirt, round of golf, ice cream treat, soft drink, or maybe something from the prize shelf!

Rent a Boat Day - 11am-6pm
Explore the Fox River, rent a canoe or pedal boat for only $10 per hour per boat -- a $5 savings!

Grandparents Day - 11am-9pm
Grandparents (2) play for free with a regular paid admission of their grandchild.

Family Night - 6-9pm
Receive your choice of one free frozen treat, from our large selection of tasty ice cream treats with each round of golf purchased at the regular price.

Saturday Night Date Night - 6-10pm
Enjoy a beautiful summer evening at River View Miniature Golf with nature's music in the air and the best sunset along the Fox River. Couples special rate is only $9.

8-Ball Miniature Golf Parties

River View Miniature Golf Complex offers an unique outdoor party opportunity for everyone. Parties are specifically designed to meet the needs of your group for birthdays, family reunions or corporate outings.

For a group of 10 or more people, the fee is only $6 per player.

Parties include 18-hole round of Mini Golf, invitations & envelopes, souvenir 8-ball, championship trophy and one premium course t-shirt. Catering packages and food upgrades are available at an additional cost. To schedule a party or for more detailed information, please call the golf manager at 630-584-1028.

Golf Party Upgrades

#1 Hotdog or Nachos, Small Popcorn and 16 oz. Fountain Drink.........$4.50/player

#2 Choice of Ice Cream Treat or Medium Slush Drink..........................$1.25/player

*Helpful Party Hints:

Due to the constant weather changes throughout the seasons, we encourage all party hosts to include a rain date on their invitions or have an alternate plan in mind. We do close due to severe weather as the safety of our guests is most important.

Seating is based on a first come basis.

Pavilions in the park can be reserved.


Premium Course T-Shirt or Hats...........$10

"8-Ball" Golf Ball...................................$1

Championship Golf Trophy...................$7

Park District gift cards avaliable for golf addmission, boat rentals and concessions. For more information, click here.

Download Miniature Golf Party Brochure Park Board Minutes (PDF)

Pedal Boats & Canoe Rentals

Have you ever wondered what the Greater St. Charles area looks like from the middle of the Fox River? Here's your chance! Get a whole new perspective on our historical town. Pedal boat and canoe rentals launch from the River View Miniature Golf Complexat Pottawatomie Park beginning May 17 through late August from 11am-6pm.

Fee is only $15 per hour/per boat and includes life jackets and paddles. Rentals are subject to safe river conditions. Sorry, no boat rentals on June 7 & 8, July 4 or August 1.

A valid driver's license or state ID is required as a deposit for the boat rental. Children, 15 and under, must be accompanied by an adult, 18 and older.






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