Thursday, December 12, 2013

Entertainment Cruises Announces Speciality Holiday Cruises

All Aboard... the Odyssey

From our friends at Entertainment Cruises...

Free Drink Tickets and New Year’s Eve Celebrations Aboard Odyssey and Spirit of Washington

While the District comes alive with glistening lights, there is no better way to experience Washington, DC during the most wonderful time of year than from the Potomac. In celebration of the holiday season, Entertainment Cruises is thrilled to announce several specialty cruises aboard the Odyssey and Spirit of Washington.

This winter, families and friends can set sail on a variety of Brunch, Lunch and Dinner cruises aboard both the Odyssey and Spirit of Washington while enjoying holiday d├ęcor, festive music and delicious fare. In addition, guests who bring a new, unwrapped toy as a donation to the Toys for Tots Foundation aboard any December Brunch or Lunch cruise will receive a complimentary beer, wine, juice or soda drink ticket. One drink ticket limit per person. Prices and times vary. For more information and reservations, call 866.404.8439 or visit online.

On Tuesday, December 31, gather the kids and treat the whole gang to a New Year’s Eve Family Lunch Cruise on the Spirit of Washington. This celebratory cruise features a magical setting, dazzling sights, grand buffet, live entertainment and dancing for all ages, priced at $44.90* for adults* and $26.95* for children ages 3 to 12. Guests board at 11:30am and cruise from 12:00pm to 2:00pm with party favors to ring in the New Year before the little ones’ curfews. Reservations can be made by calling 866.404.8439 or book online.

Later that night, New Year’s Eve Dinner Cruises will set sail on the two vessels, promising an unforgettable evening on the water with premium open bar, creative culinary options, a champagne toast at midnight, party favors, entertainment, dancing and incomparable panoramic views of the Great Metropolitan area. Both the Odyssey and Spirit of Washington will board at 8:00pm and sail from 9:00pm to 12:30am, remaining dockside until 1:00am so that guests can ring in 2014 the right way. The Odyssey cruise starts at $199.90 per person* and the Spirit of Washington cruise starts at $149.90* per person. New Year’s Eve Dinner Cruises are for patrons 21 years and older only. Reservations can be made by calling 866.404.8439 or online.

Don’t let the party end there. Guests can continue the fun on Tuesday, January 1 aboard the Odyssey’s New Year’s Day Brunch Cruise, boarding at 11:15am and sailing from 12:00pm to 2:00pm. The cruise, priced at $61.90* for adults and $36.95* for children ages 3 to 12, features a gourmet brunch buffet, impeccable service, spectacular views and the smooth sounds of a live band. Guests over 21 years of age will enjoy a complimentary glass of champagne with their meal. Reservations can be made by calling 866.404.8439 or online.

* Price does not include tax or fees.

About Entertainment Cruises:
Chicago-based Entertainment Cruises, Inc. was formed in 2006 when Spirit Cruises LLC, and Premier Yachts Inc., joined forces ( The company serves 1.5 million guests annually with a fleet of 24 ships in eight cities – Baltimore; Boston; Chicago; Norfolk, Va.; Philadelphia; New York; Washington, D.C.; and Weehawken, N.J. Entertainment Cruises’ brand portfolio includes dining and entertainment cruises Odyssey Cruises, Spirit Cruises, Mystic Blue Cruises, and Bateaux New York; Elite Yacht Charters, which offers custom private charters; Seadog Cruises, which offers Chicago architectural tours and speedboat rides on Lake Michigan and beginning in May sightseeing and speedboat rides will be available from National Harbor, Maryland; and now Baltimore Harbor Cruises. Ships are one-, two- and three-deck vessels, and accommodate from 110 to 850 guests, depending on the individual ship, for lunch, dinner and sightseeing cruises year-round. The company and its products are known for outstanding product quality and service.