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Food Cruises Enjoy a Boston Harbor Food Cruise with us aboard our classic boat Northern Lights. Choose from a number of our sightseeing boat rides that offer a picnic, beer and cheese tasting, or morning mimosas.  While enjoying your event with us and snapping selfies you will be sailing through Boston Harbor with the city as your backdrop. Our picnic sails have individually boxed lunches that will be waiting for you when you board and is a perfect treat to surprise mom, dad, or significant other.  Our Sales and Ales Beer Tasting we partner with the local Harpoon Brewery and is the perfect thing to do in Boston after work to unwind.  The most perfect way to kick of your weekend morning is sipping on morning mimosas aboard a classic boat in Boston Harbor.  Whatever it is that you choose to do you are sure to have a memorable experience aboard one of our yachts for a Boston Food Cruise.   

Our elegant and intimate atmosphere will make your Boston sail or cruise with us a truly special and memorable event.  

We do our best to try and accommodate dietary needs, but not all can be accommodated please call us if you have any special requests to see if we can attain them.


Boston Brunch Cruise

Boston Brunch Cruise aboard Northern Lights

Weekends are a time for relaxing and getting your days started the right way. Join us for a 2.5 hour Mimosa and Bloody Mary Cruise aboard the elegant Northern Lights to jump start your relaxation mode on this Boston Brunch Cruise. While aboard choose from a variety of Mimosas and Bloody Mary’s. Enjoy our gourmet brunch buffet and select a cozy seat aboard Northern Lights as we cruise around Boston Harbor to capture panoramic views of Boston.  This is the perfect event for groups looking to entertain guests from out of town. You can see the sites without giving up a relaxing weekend. We can accommodate small bridal parties or even morning after wedding parties.  The Brunch Cruise offers the perfect event for the individual or the group looking to celebrate and relax.

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Northern Lights   Cost: $68

Sails and Ales featuring Harpoon Brewery

Join us for an exciting sunset sail and beer tasting with a local favorite, Harpoon brewery! This is not just sailing with a couple of cold brews in the ice chest, we are taking that one step further by partnering exclusively with Harpoon to bring you a full tasting experience. Whether you’re joining us to decompress after a long day at the office, celebrating a milestone with friends, Sails and Ales aboard schooner Adirondack III with our Harpoon Beer Captain is sure to bring a noteworthy flare to your evening.

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Adirondack III   Cost: $55 + $16 (tasting)

Father’s Day Harbor Island Picnic Sail

Grab your Pop for a fun-filled afternoon aboard our schooner with a lunch of fresh fruit, gourmet sandwiches, chips, and dessert as our highly experienced crew and captain take you on a three-hour Boston Harbor Island Picnic Sail. Enjoy this scenic adventure through the islands, which are filled with history from the Revolutionary War all the way through World War II. This sail is sure to impress the Dad that enjoys nature, adventure, relaxing, and history on Father’s Day.

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Adirondack III   Cost: $76

Boston Harbor Islands Memorial Day Sail

Step aboard the sailboat Adirondack III for a three-hour picnic excursion to explore the Boston Harbor Islands by sail on Memorial Day. Known for their rich history and peacefulness the Boston Harbor Islands have welcomed vacationers and day trips for hundreds of years. Leave the hectic city behind as we sail past the lush green terrain and catch glimpses of the amazing coastal wildlife.

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Adirondack III   Cost: $76

Harborfest Fireworks Cruise in Boston Harbor

Harborfest Fireworks on Northern Lights

Bostonians know how to celebrate our Independence and it all begins with the 35th Anniversary of Harborfest. Join us aboard the Northern Lights with friends and family for Harborfest fireworks, which offers a crowd-free alternative to the shore line!

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Northern Lights   Cost: $50

Boston Harbor Islands Picnic Sail

Unite on a three-hour sail on our sailing ship, Adirondack III, to discover adventure, learn a bit history, relax, and hear stories of ghosts, battles, and pirates. On our sailing trip through the islands there is a little something for everyone in your group to enjoy. Known for their rich history and peacefulness the Boston Harbor Islands have welcomed vacationers and day trips for hundreds of years. Leave the hectic city behind as we sail past the lush green terrain and catch glimpses of the amazing coastal wildlife. (A gourmet-boxed lunch is included in this excursion.)

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Adirondack III   Cost: $76

Boston 4th of July Fireworks Cruise on Northern Lights

4th of July Fireworks Cruise on Northern Lights

Celebrate our nation’s independence aboard Northern Lights for the best fireworks spectacular in New England. Listen to the Boston Pops from our comfortable climate-controlled cabin or step-up and out to our outer top deck to watch the fireworks. Watch the big booms over the city or enjoy them from the comfortable seated cabin area. (This cruise can only offer an obstructed and distant view of the fireworks.)

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Northern Lights   Cost: $100

Boston Harbor Island Labor Day Sail

Looking for a special way to celebrate Labor Day this year? Join us on a three-hour sail on our sailing ship, Adirondack III to discover adventure, learn some history, relax, and hear stories of ghosts, battles, and pirates. On our sailing trip through the islands there is a little something for everyone in your group to enjoy. Known for their rich history and peacefulness the Boston Harbor Islands have welcomed vacationers and day trips for hundreds of years. On your day off, leave the hectic city behind as we sail past the lush green terrain and catch glimpses of the amazing coastal wildlife. (A gourmet-boxed lunch is included in this excursion.)

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Adirondack III   Cost: $75

Boston Harbor Labor Day Fireworks Cruise

Labor Day Fireworks Cruise

Get front row seats to Boston Harbor’s Labor Day Fireworks Cruise aboard Northern Lights, a classic 1920s style commuter yacht. Celebrate the last days of summer with friends and family. Watch the fireworks from the best seats in the harbor, right underneath them!

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Northern Lights   Cost: $50

Labor Day Fireworks Cruise Aboard Adirondack III

What better way to celebrate the end of summer, but with a stellar fireworks display from the waters of Boston Harbor? Join us aboard beautiful Adirondack III for a magnificent Labor Day cruise. This 1.5-hour cruise offers guests the opportunity to soak up Boston’s colorful fireworks display from an awesome vantage point, practically right underneath them and out on the water! (The event does not sail and offers spectacular views of the fireworks)

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Adirondack III   Cost: $75

Boston Fall Foliage Cruise

Northern Lights Fall Foliage Cruise

A Boston Fall Foliage Cruise is the perfect event to pull out that fall wardrobe.  Pull out your autumn sweaters and grab a hot cider and join the captain and crew of Northern Lights for a relaxing Boston Harbor cruise, featuring the colorful trees of fall. New England has been known for the vibrant foliage that people are drawn to every year. Our **three-hour extended afternoon picnic cruise** will take you away from the hustle and bustle of the city to the peaceful majesty of the harbor islands for this Boston Fall Foliage Cruise. Enjoy this magical cruise with us and capture the best photos of the Harbor. 

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Northern Lights   Cost: $68

Boston New Year's Eve Fireworks Cruise

Boston Harbor New Year’s Eve Cruise

Step aboard our luxury Yacht Northern Lights for a Boston New Year’s Eve Fireworks Cruise. This boat will be in full holiday decor and you will enjoy a romantic, fun, and tasteful cruise in Boston Harbor for the New Year’s Eve Fireworks display. Enjoy this 3-hour Boston New Year’s Eve Fireworks Cruise with your loved ones and a glass of champagne in hand as we celebrate the New Year. Start the night out with lights appetizers from our stationary or passed hors d’ oeuvres or head upstairs to the Aurora Room, and memorialize you first moments of the New Year in our photo booth. Take as many photos as you wish! Photos and catering are included with your ticket aboard our cruise.
Farm to Table Display: Cheese Wedge Platter with Fresh and Dried Fruits, Grilled Seasonal Vegetables, Green goddess dip and roasted red pepper humus, Bruschetta Duo: Sweet Pumpkin & Ricotta, Herbed Chick Pea and Pancetta, and Flat Breads. Passed Appetizers: Petite Filet Crostini, Coconut Crusted Chicken Skewers, Savory cones with Garlic Humus and Balsamic Microgreens, and Raspberry & Brie Phyllo Triangles. Visit our bar located on the main deck to buy adult beverages including champagne! Bottles of Moet & Chandon can be pre-purchased online while buying tickets. After the photos are snapped (unlimited), dance the night away with our house Jazz Band which will be playing top New Year’s Eve hits from the last 40 years.

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Northern Lights   Cost: Adults Only (21yrs up) - $165