In need of a date idea, a fun family outing, or just a taste of something new and exciting to do in the city? Sign yourself up for a cruise around our beautiful NYC aboard Entertainment Cruises!

Boasted as the largest harbor cruise company in the U.S., they have a great line-up of cruises that they just announced for their spring schedule. Choose from brunch, lunch, or dinner time tours, each complete with a great meal and fantastic entertainment.

It’s sure to be an especially great celebration for the holidays, such as Easter and Mother’s Day coming up. Don’t say we didn’t remind you about making plans with your Ma!





Leading Harbor Cruise Company Expands Offerings for Memorable Sailing Experience


Entertainment Cruises, the largest harbor cruise company in the United States, announced its splendid spring cruise schedule for  New York and New Jersey. Sailing from Chelsea Piers in New York and Lincoln Harbor in New Jersey, the Entertainment Cruises Spring 2013 collection is a special way to celebrate family holidays or simply embrace a weekend in the Big Apple:


  • When the moon is at its fullest, step aboard Bateaux New YorkSpirit of New Jersey  and Spirit of New York for an evening under the stars with the Full Moon Dinner Cruise Series. On a select night each month, savor exquisite dining with gourmet tastes, elegant decor and star-quality entertainment on one of these unique vessels. Couples can enjoy a stroll on the cozy climate-controlled deck while taking in the stunning views.

  • Take this year’s Easter celebration to the water with a lunch or dinner cruise the whole family will enjoy. Board the Spirit of New Jersey or Spirit of New York for an exceptionally relaxing cruise with a plentiful buffet, world-class DJ, magnificent views and cruising fun with the Easter Bunny and a reading corner with The Cat in the Hat. The sophisticated Bateaux New York  offers a stylish champagne brunch or dinner cruise with live entertainment, luxurious décor and a scrumptious plated meal. No matter what passengers choose it will be sure to be one of the most memorable and unique Easter.

  • Entertainment Cruises will also offer its standard brunch, lunch and dinner cruises throughout the spring season across its entire family of vessels. A longtime favorite for seasoned New Yorkers and visitors to the city, these cruises are the perfect way to welcome warmer weather.

  • Ramp up for wedding season and tour each of Entertainment Cruises vessels. Each stunning venue offers panoramic views of the New York skyline, complete wedding packages and an experience that no one will forget. It won’t take long to know that Entertainment Cruises is “the one.”


“As the warm weather approaches, the anticipation of spring can be felt all throughout New York City as people are anxious to get outside and embrace the sunshine,” said Christine Metivier, vice president and general manager of Spirit Cruises. “Whether it’s a passenger’s first time sailing with us or if they’re a frequent guest of our fleet of vessels, we consistently deliver on first-rate service, delicious cuisine and provide one of the greatest viewing locations of the island of Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty.”

Entertainment Cruises of New York and New Jersey’s vessels include Spirit of New York and Spirit of New Jersey, which feature vibrant dining, dancing, a live DJ, entertainment and breathtaking views. Additionally, the collection features Bateaux New York, an upscale, glass-enclosed European-style dining cruise with a live band as well as Atlantica by Bateaux New York, the city’s most elegant private yacht. Entertainment Cruises sail year-round from and Chelsea Piers in Manhattan and Lincoln Harbor in Weehawken, N.J.

Don’t leave Mother’s Day planning to the last minute! Make this year extra memorable by spoiling mom with a special day on the water. From brunch and lunch to dinner cruises, Entertainment Cruises of New York and New Jersey have several unique options to show her how much you care. Entertainment Cruises’ Mother’s Day cruises depart from Chelsea Piers, NY and Weehawken, NJ.

Treat her to a festive early lunch or afternoon lunch cruise aboard Spirit of New York or Spirit of New Jersey, featuring spectacular views of the New York City skyline. With a bountiful buffet and a complimentary mimosa or bloody mary, these cruises are sure to delight the special woman in your life. Spirit of New York will also offer a Mother’s Day Dinner Cruise for an evening she won’t soon forget.

For a more sophisticated celebration, mom will love an elegant brunch or dinner cruise aboard the most luxurious cruising vessel in the city, Bateaux New York. Show your leading lady a fabulous time with live entertainment, dancing, creative plated cuisine and a complimentary mimosa or bloody mary. As always, Bateaux New York’s outstanding service will help make a truly magical Mother’s Day for the entire family.


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