Hornblower Cruises & Events: A History

December 8, 2014 by Cameron Clark


Since Hornblower Cruises & Events Founder and CEO Terry MacRae purchased a small charter yacht business in 1980, the California-based company has focused on one mission: delivering premier, high-quality dining, entertainment and cruise experiences. Today, the company cruises from seven California port cities and New York City. It also operates two National Park Service concessions (Statue Cruises and Alcatraz Cruises) and at the Niagara Falls. Guests choose Hornblower for vacations, …

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Here’s to You, Hornblower Niagara Cruises

December 5, 2014 by Cameron Clark


Hornblower Niagara Cruises is a thrilling new way to experience Canada’s most spectacular wonder of the world–Niagara Falls. Hornblower’s state-of-the-art 700 passenger catamaran boats offer visitors an unparalleled and up-close-and-personal tour of Niagara Falls like no other service.

Providing guests with an intimate boat tour of the American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and the very heart of the famous Horseshoe Falls that together make up Niagara Falls, Hornblower Niagara Cruises provides a …

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Hornblower Hybrid Wins Capstone Microturbine Power Marine Contest

December 4, 2014 by Cameron Clark


Capstone Turbine Corporation (www.capstoneturbine.com), the world’s leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today the naming of the Hornblower Hybrid as the winner of the Capstone Microturbine Power Marine Contest.

In late 2013, Capstone challenged marine professionals around the world to explore the benefits of microturbine technology with a contest to win up to 130kW of free Capstone microturbine power for their vessel. After careful consideration, Capstone selected Hornblower …

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A Christmas Eve Dinner Cruise to Remember

December 4, 2014 by Cameron Clark


First off, happy holidays! This is always a busy time of year, but we all need to find a moment to sit back, relax, and embrace the fun holiday spirit that takes over New York in December.

There’s so much to do in New York during the holidays–viewing the tree at Rockefeller Center, perusing the window displays at Macy’s, shopping for presents at FAO Schwarz, or going for an evening skate …

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The NASH FM Holiday Bash Lineup is Growing!

December 2, 2014 by Cameron Clark


Hornblower is excited to announce that the NASH FM Holiday Bash line up is rapidly growing!

Now featuring special performances by Parmalee, Ricky Young, Kristian Bush and Rodney Atkins, this country concert cruise on December 9, 2014 aboard the Hornblower Hybrid is not to be missed! Plus, meet the NASH Dancers, Santa Claus, Jesse Addy and Kelly Ford of NASH FM. Kicking off at 6PM on Tuesday, December 9 from NYC’s Pier 40 …

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