City Cruises New York Announces Fall Offerings

City Cruises New York has announced its offerings for the fall season as the final days of summer come to a close. Locals and visitors alike can take in the fresh, crisp air on the East and Hudson Rivers this fall season with specialty experiences such as the Fall Foliage Lunch Cruise and Thanksgiving lunch and dinner cruises, as well as newcomers like a Halloween Lunch Cruise. All are complete with curated menus, onboard entertainment and skyline views.

City Cruises’ local seasonal offerings include: 

  • Oktoberfest-Themed Alive After Five Cocktail Cruises (October 6 to October 28): Every Friday and Saturday, guests can join Oktoberfest on the water, including full Oktoberfest décor, signature deck games, and a variety of specialty beers and Bavarian snacks for purchase. 
  • New York Fall Foliage Lunch Cruise (October 21): Cruisers can enjoy the season’s vibrant hues from the Hudson River for a picture-perfect experience complete with lunch, seasonal cocktails and music along the way. Taking the scenic route up the Hudson River and past George Washington Bridge, guests will experience a kaleidoscope of colorful changing leaves from the expansive open-air rooftop deck. Tasty cider, pumpkin pie and seasonal décor add to the fun. 
  • Signature Halloween Lunch Cruise (October 28): Celebrate Halloween with the whole family aboard a special “Spooky Saturday” edition of City Cruises’ Signature Lunch Cruise on October 28. With a seasonally inspired buffet menu, costume parade led by a City Cruises captain, free-flowing apple cider and live DJ entertainment, this October get down is not to be missed. Costumes are encouraged. 
  • New York Bateaux Thanksgiving Day Premier Lunch Cruise: Guests can kick off the Thanksgiving holiday with an elegant experience aboard the Bateaux New York. The two-hour lunch cruise includes a three-course plated lunch with all the trimmings. While onboard, guests can enjoy views of New York City’s skyline, full bar service and festive décor. 
  • Thanksgiving Day Dinner Cruise: For those who wish to skip the holiday meal preparation and spend more quality time with loved ones, City Cruises is offering two Thanksgiving Day Dinner Cruise departing from Chelsea Piers. Those onboard the "Signature" cruises will be treated to a fun and festive journey with a buffet style meal, while those aboard Bateaux New York Premier dinner cruises can enjoy a refined atmosphere complemented by table service and live band and female vocalist.
  • Christmas Eve and Christmas Cruises: Delight in delectable chef-prepared meals and panoramic views of New York City’s skyline on each Brunch or Dinner cruise. You’ll see iconic landmarks up close and marvel at Manhattan from the Hudson and East Rivers while enjoying tasty cocktails and live band or DJ entertainment. 
  • New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day Cruises: Ring in 2024 with city views aboard our New Year’s Eve Dinner Cruises, where you’ll enjoy a front-row seat to a dazzling firework display over the Hudson River, and New Year’s Day Brunch Cruises, which kick off the year with mimosas, entertainment and more. 

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