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Rivers Edge Recreation Center

1151 W. Locust Street                                                                                
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-547-9557                              Rivers Edge
Fax: 815-547-9546



Building Hours:

8:30 am-5:00 pm, Monday-Friday





Life is a little more fun when you take it to THE EDGE

Welcome to the Rivers Edge Recreation Center. A focal point of our Park District that was built in 2004 to meet the ever growing needs of Belvidere and the surrounding area. Rivers Edge is a 20,000 square foot facility that houses current Park District Programs and allows us room to expand with new ideas and events. Built right into the hill overlooking the majestic Kishwaukee River and scenic Belvidere Park, the Rivers Edge has numerous recreational opportunities to meet you and your family’s needs.


  • Two Program Rooms and Two Multi-purpose Rooms
    900 square feet each. Two rooms can be connected to offer 1800 square feet.
  • Serving Kitchen
    Connected to the Multi-Purpose Rooms for rentals.
  • Gymnasium
    Full-size with bleachers and curtain to divide. Flooring is synthetic and multi-use.
  • Work Rooms and Storage
  • Indoor Batting and Golf Cage
  • Climbing Wall
    35 foot wall with the look and feel of real rock. Routes for all levels of climbers.

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Rentals at Rivers Edge

Looking for that special place to hold your family gathering, company meeting or birthday party? Check out the Rivers Edge. We now have 4 different multi-purpose rooms to rent, day or night. We can accommodate up to 96 people with our Multipurpose Rooms and serving kitchen. Tables and chairs are provided. Contact our friendly staff at the Rivers Edge at (815) 547- 9557 for more details.

Rivers Edge Room Rentals Hourly Rate Set Up Fee Kitchen
Multi Room Upstairs (Max 30 people) $75 $25 No
Multi Room Downstairs (Max 40 people) $75 $25 Yes
Half Gym $50 NA NA
Full Gym $80 NA NA
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Contact Us

1006 W. Lincoln Ave.
Belvidere, IL 61008

Email: Contact Us Click Here
Phone: (815) 547-5711  
Fax: (815) 544-4648


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