UPDATE: Thursday, September 3rd 2:33pm

Cumberland Park sprayground will be  closed for maintenance until further notice. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

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Parks and Recreation

Nashville Municipal Riverfront Dockage

Starting January 2014, the east bank docks will be closed until the Summer of 2015 due to Riverfront construction. We apologize for the inconvenience but look forward to a much improved dock and the added benefits to our customers of new of water and electrical pedestals.

Additional Information: http://www.nashvilleriverfront.org/facts.html


Reservations are open to the public and are allocated on a first come first serve basis via phone reservation. Staff opens reservations two months in advance of the date in question for general dockage with the exception of NFL games. Reservations can be made only by phone at 615-862-8472. Phone messages for reservations will not constitute a dockage reservation. You will need to speak to a representative at 615-862-8472 in person for a reservation. A valid VISA, MasterCard or Discover card is required and will be charged for the reservation. A confirmation number will be issued with each reservation. This number shall be posted on the vessel so that the number can be observed from the dock.


The municipal docks are located on the Cumberland River at mile marker 191 on the left and right descending bank. The A-Dock is located on the left descending bank with 350' of reservable space. A-Dock is the only dock with power and water availability. The T-Dock is located on the right descending bank with 400' of reservable space.

Rafting one vessel out is allowed on both sides of the river.


Dockage Fees
Time Frame Resident Non-Resident
4 Hours or Less $10 + .25 per ft over 20' $12 + .25 per ft over 20'
5 Hours or Overnight $20 + .50 per ft over 20' $25 + .50 per ft over 20'
Utility Fees
Time Frame Resident Non-Resident
4 Hours or Less $4 $5
5 Hours or Overnight $8 $9
  • The A-Dock on the West Bank has electricity 30 and 50 Amp service with water.
  • The T-Dock is currently closed until Spring 2015
  • Check-In: All vessels are required to check-in with staff 615-862-8472 upon arrival. Check-in time is 12 Noon on the date of the reservation and check-out time is 11 AM the following morning.

Contact Us

615-862-8472 Reservations
615-880-1723 Fax
E-mail: russell.lackey@nashville.gov

Nashville Riverfront Dockage 
P.O. Box 196340
Nashville, TN. 37219-6340
C/O Russell Lackey

Reservations Schedule

Tuesday - Saturday 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.