Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Spirit Cruises Honors Black History Month

From our friends at Spirit Cruises...

Spirit Cruises in Washington, DC Honors Black History Month with Historic & Interactive Lunch Cruise on Saturday, February 21st

Honoring Black History Month throughout the month of February, Spirit Cruises in Washington DC is offering a special ‘Black History Month Lunch Cruise’ celebrating some of the most important and influential figures and moments on Saturday, February 21st.

With pricing from $48.90 per adult and $28.95 per child (ages 3 to 12), cruisers will board the ship located at Pier 4 (600 Water Street, SW, Washington, DC 20024) beginning at 11:00 am and cruise from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm and enjoy a historic and interactive experience aboard the Spirit of Washington as they take in some of the most celebrated landmarks featured in our nation's capital.

Guests will enjoy a lunch buffet, a special narration highlighting important moments in Black History along Washington DC’s waterfront, and DJ entertainment in tribute to notable African American artists, such as Duke Ellington, Marvin Gaye, Roberta Flack, Michael Jackson, Miles Davis, Diana Ross, Prince and many others. Songs played during the cruise will cross all genres, from Jazz and R&B to Pop, showcasing the variety of music black artists created in the past, paving the way for today's contemporary popular acts. Additionally, guests will experience a live Spoken Word performance and Meet & Greet with Miss Black USA 2014 - Jasmin Alexander, and celebrated Author, Spoken Word Artist, and Internet Radio Show Host, Kim B. Miller.

For additional information on the ‘Black History Month Lunch Cruise’ or to purchase tickets please visit http://www.spiritcruises.com/washington-dc/cruises/specialty/black-history-lunch?_ga=1.96477723.5806474.1409858706, or call 866-302-2469.

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 26 ships in nine cities - Baltimore; Boston; Chicago; National Harbor, MD, 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 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. For additional information on Entertainment Cruises, please visit www.EntertainmentCruises.com. Twitter @SpiritCruisesDC