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  • Our onboard DJ provides the soundtrack and New York provides the sights: it’s the city’s best happy hour cruise!

    What’s Included

    • 2-hour NYC Happy Hour Cruise
    • Drink packages available
    • Bar food (available for purchase on board)
    • Live, onboard DJ entertainment
    • Photo-ops of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Brooklyn Bridge, Manhattan Skyline  & more!


    Fridays and Saturdays
    5:00pm | Cruising: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

    Dress Code: Casual attire. We recommend bringing along a light jacket or wrap as it may get breezy on board.
    Weather Conditions: Cruise sails rain or sun!
    Vibe: Relax, mix, mingle, make new friends and have a good time.
    Who: All ages welcome!

  • New York’s Premier Happy Hour Cruise

    Hornblower’s Alive After Five happy hour cruise is your new favorite after-work spot for great drinks, a bite to eat, good vibes and good times.

    Locals and tourists alike are hitting the Hudson for a completely different way to do happy hour in NYC. Loosen your tie and let down your hair to tunes from our onboard DJ; drink in New York’s skyline panoramas with the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Brooklyn Bridge & more!

    Alive After Five is also the perfect NYC venue for birthdays and other celebrations for groups of almost any size, with a laid-back vibe but memorable in every way.


    General Admission
    Step aboard for happy hour, food & drink will be available for purchase.

    Walk the Plank
    A happy hour cruise including unlimited beer, wine and soda.

    Fully Overboard
    Indulge in our premium open bar to make happy hour just a little happier.