Event Spotlight: Moët’s Rendezvous on the Hudson

October 8, 2014 by Cameron Clark


Kick off your Columbus Day Weekend aboard the Hornblower Hybrid for an exclusive cruise featuring a champagne and amuse-bouche pairing on October 10 as part of New York’s 10-day Tour De Champagne Week. With a 4-hour tasting, which includes a 2-hour cruise and five Moët & Chandon champagnes, this will be the highlight of the week.

Moët & Chandon champagnes included in the tasting:

Moët & Chandon Impérial Brut
Moët & Chandon Rosé Impérial[
Moët & Chandon Nectar Impérial
Moët & Chandon Nectar Impérial Rosé
Moet & Chandon Ice Impérial

Tickets start at …

Continue Reading

5 Appetizer Trends for this Year’s Holiday Party

October 7, 2014 by Cameron Clark

What’s one of the most common elements of a holiday event that guests remember months after the fact? No, it’s not the IT guy’s hand-stitched Frosty the Snowman sweater (hopefully).

It’s the food, duh…

Appetizers and light bites are all the rage at events these days. They’re simple to make and convenient to hold when engaged in conversation.

Hornblower has identified five appetizer trends for this year’s holiday party. Check them out!

Street Food – Tacos
Thanks in part to the taco-truck craze, humble snacks sold by …

Continue Reading

City Meets Country with Eric Decker & Wife Jessie James Decker

September 30, 2014 by Cameron Clark


The “Welcome To New York” event for New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker and wife and country music star Jessie James Decker took place last night in New York City aboard the Hornblower Infinity from 7-10PM. The event helped to raise awareness and funds for the Eric & Jessie Decker Foundation. Hornblower Cruises & Events served as the official host sponsor of the event.

Additional sponsors included Visa, American Express, Castrol, Buffalo Jeans, and Modell’s. Confirmed celebrities in attendance included several of …

Continue Reading

Event Recap: 2014 Fall Yacht Showcase

September 29, 2014 by Cameron Clark


On Monday, September 15, 2014, Hornblower Cruises & Events held it’s bi-annual Yacht Showcase at Pier 40 in the West Village. The event unveiled some of the latest décor, design and layout options Hornblower can provide aboard both the Hornblower Hybrid and Hornblower Infinity.

The Yacht Showcase went off without a hitch, with well over 400 local event planners and travel agents in attendance. Event concepts aboard both yachts included:

Hornblower Infinity

Deck 1: Music & Fashion layout

Deck 2 : VIP Club layout

Deck 3: Wedding …

Continue Reading

Event Recap: Moët Hennessy Product Launch

September 26, 2014 by Cameron Clark


On Monday, September 8, 2014 Hornblower Cruises & Events hosted an exclusive product launch for French cognac maker, Hennessy, for the company’s newest lines of cognac–Privilege and Privilege XOXO.

Produced by New York-based experiential marketing agency, SEG, Hennessy’s Privilege-line product launch was hosted aboard the Hornblower Hybrid on a near picture perfect from Hornblower Landing at Pier 40 in the West Village.

Featuring DJ entertainment, a cigar rolling station, cognac tasting stations, complimentary 5-minute massages, and furnished with custom lounge furniture to match the …

Continue Reading