Everywhere you turn during summer in New York City, something exciting is happening. There are free outdoor concerts and movies all around the five boroughs, and Shakespeare in the Park at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park. Food trucks and festivals pop up on every corner. It’s a great time to catch a ball game or US Open tennis matches, walk the High Line in short sleeves, head up to the Bronx Zoo to spot animals or head down to Coney Island for a ride on the wooden tracks of the Cyclone roller coaster—still thrilling after all these years.
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Head outside for baseball, thrill rides and scenic walks.
This remarkable park is full of attractions and surprises in the heart of Upper Manhattan.
Rent your own Jet Ski for a fun, unique way to admire New York City's scenery. Cruise around Jamaica Bay off the coast of Queens, and feel the wind in your hair in the warm summer rays of Rockaway Beach. This is a 1-hour rental, and you can choose a single or tandem Jet Ski experience.
Rent your own Jet Ski for a fun, unique way to admire New York City's scenery. Cruise around Jamaica Bay off the coast of Queens, and feel the wind in your hair in the warm summer rays of Rockaway Beach.
Join us for an enjoyable 1-hour Jet Ski adventure that allows you to zip through the waters of Jamaica Bay, on the southern side of Long Island. Here you'll witness the area's natural beauty and wildlife and take in captivating views of planes and birds gliding overhead. Explore the shorelines of Dubos Point Wildlife Sanctuary and admire the sunset. You'll discover parts of New York City you never knew existed.
There’s no better way to celebrate Independence Day in NYC than 4 hours on the water, watching fireworks illuminate the Manhattan skyline. Celebrate all things American and view the spectacle from front row seats. Commemorate Independence Day in style and join us for an entertaining evening cruise.
You’ll escape the July 4th crowds and spend the best holiday of the summer on the cool, calm waters of the East River., You’ll enjoy amazing views of the New York City fireworks, breathtaking views of the majestic Manhattan Skyline and the City’s most famous bridge the Brooklyn Bridge.
Traditional American fare including grilled hot dogs and burgers garnished with crispy chips will be available for purchase. A variety of alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages will also be available to sip as your Captain navigates the ship to ensure you’ll have the best front-row views of the fireworks.
There’s no better way to unwind after a day of work or sightseeing in New York City than with this adults-only happy hour cruise. Enjoy a Thursday evening of live music, open bar and dancing as you cruise along the Hudson River and New York Harbor and soak up the fresh summer air from the spacious outdoor decks. You’ll be treated to panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline and the Statue of Liberty at sunset – the perfect end to your day.
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Experience New York City’s most spectacular July 4th celebration in style on this dinner and fireworks cruise.There’s no better way to see New York City than from the water. Take pictures of Lady Liberty and the Brooklyn Bridge while you dine, then head topside for nighttime shots of the skyline from Spirit’s rooftop lounge. Includes a 5-course buffet dinner, an open premium bar, and DJ entertainment.
Do you know what a Dad wants for Father’s Day? Beer. But it’s not enough just to give the man a beer, give the man a beer brunch cruise, with a little jazz on the side. Dad will enjoy some downtime to relax aboard a Hornblower luxury yacht, listen to our live jazz band, get some great food from our brunch buffet and most importantly, partake in unlimited beer. Mom can also enjoy our usual free-flowing mimosas as well. It’s an event all the family will love as delicious food and entertainment is served up while cruising around Manhattan.
Luna Park is an experience. A unique amusement park destination where the real and the fantastical blur together, where history blends with innovation under a patina of bright lights. Come experience the adventure with us!