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Sunset on the Harbor Cruise
Sat, April 8, 2017, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
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"May you always have a clean shirt, a clear conscience, and enough coins in your pocket to buy a pint!" Step aboard one of our vessels and celebrate St. Patrick's day on the water! Enjoy some fun Irish tunes with friends as you sail along the waters of Washington DC on this 90-minute cruise. Our full bar offers beer, wine, mixed drinks, and snacks for purchase (specials on Irish beer and whisky!). Feeling lucky? Wear green to be entered in to a raffle for free cruises and fun prizes!
Spend a sunset on the harbor and enjoy a relaxing cruise as your day comes to a close. With Washington DC as a backdrop, sip on a cocktail as you glide by famed historic monuments. Try something unique this weekend with a group of friends or treat your special someone to a romantic date and enjoy the views while sailing on the soothing waters of our nation's capital. National Ferry Corporation's luxury vessels feature light narration, enjoyable music, open air decks with great views, climate-controlled interior decks, and a full bar with a large array of drinks for purchase.
We are excited to welcome you aboard! Here are a few things you need to know:
WE ARE LOCATED ON MAINE AVENUE SW BETWEEN THE TIDAL BASIN AND THE FISH MARKET, DIRECTLY BEHIND THE MANDARIN ORIENTAL HOTEL
What is the refund policy? What if I miss my cruise or want to reschedule? What if it Rains?
This ticket is non-refundable. Cruises cannot be rescheduled. If you miss your cruise or would like to sail at a different time, you may attend a cruise as a standby/walkup customer and present your unused ticket on any cruise of equal or lesser value published on our website. We hold about 30 seats on each cruise for this purpose (first come, first served). We sail rain or shine and cannot hold the boat for late arrivals.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Cherry Blossom Season is extremely crowded in DC! Allow extra time for heavy traffic. We highly suggest taking public transportation!
WE DO NOT HAVE OWN/OPERATE A PARKING LOT, SO IF YOU ARE DRIVING PLEASE ARRIVE VERY EARLY TO TRY AND SCOUT OUT PARKING IN THE AREA
Metro: Blue, Silver, Orange, Green, Yellow -- L'Enfant Plaza (10-15 minute walk)
From L'Enfant Plaza, Walk West on D Street toward 7th Street SW. Continue straight onto Maryland Ave. Walk around the Mandarin Oriental Hotel and take the footbridge across Maine Avenue. We are located directly across the street from the rear entrance of the Mandarin Oriental Hotel.
If you are walking: Make life easier and put this address into your GPS: 1300 Maine Ave SW, Washington, DC 20024
Walkable from the tidal basin!
What is/isn't permitted?:
PERMITTED: Strollers, children years 2 and under sail for free! Service animals are permitted.
NOT PERMITTED: Smoking, outside food/beverages, bikes, skateboards, pets.
What should we expect?
A relaxing 50-minute cruise with light narration/fun facts mixed with music. A full bar/concessions area with drinks and snacks for purchase. Possible Cherry Blossom Sightings (not guaranteed as we have no control over Mother Nature). We do not sail into the Tidal Basin,
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with additional questions
Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your cruise time for check-in and boarding.
Sample Schedule (based on 6:00 Cruise)
Boarding: 6:00 | Depart: 6:15| Return to Dock: 7:45 | Vessel Cleared: 8:00
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
Yes, as long as you can show a confirmation/voucher
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
What if it rains?
We sail rain or shine!