cocktails on the water

Who says Happy is only an hour? Wind down your week with a lively afternoon cruise aboard a beautiful yacht and enjoy Happy Hour, the Waterways way! Order your favorite drink, indulge in delicious appetizers and take in the spectacular views of Seattle on this fun cruise.


  • Leaves on Fridays and Saturdays from Kirkland Marina ParkWaterways Cruises Homeport or South Lake Union Park in Seattle
  • Board: 4:00 pm| Cruise: 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Price: $44/General | $39/Senior or Military Personnel*
  • This cruise is for guests 18 and older
  • This seasonal cruise operates from June through September.


  • 1.5 hour cruise on Lake Union or Lake Washington
  • Open seating on this cruise
  • Delicious spread of Happy Hour appetizers
  • Full-service bar available for the purchase of wine, beer, cocktails, and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Captain’s narration of interesting sights

Order House Drink Tickets (house wine or beer) for $4.50 or Premium Drink Tickets (premium wine) for $8. Save money and get your drinks faster. Available for online purchase only. Flowers, chocolate-covered strawberries, personalized cakes, and other cruise enhancements are also available to complement your cruise experience with an advance purchase.

 Happy Hour Menu

Fried Corn Tortilla Chips
with fresh house-made salsa

Sweet Potato Fries
served with garlic aioli

BBQ Wings
served with assorted dips

Beef Satay
served with roasted garlic aioli

Crostini Bar
hummus, olive tapenade, spinach dip, crostini and grilled naan (flatbread)

Crudités Platter
fresh raw vegetables served with ranch dipping sauce

Seasonal Fruit and Berries
freshly carved display

Assorted Brownies and Cookies

Happy Hour Cruise from South Lake UnionHappy Hour Cruise from Kirkland

Group Reservations

To purchase tickets for groups of eight or more guests, to reserve an entire deck for a private event, or to book a private yacht charter, contact us by email or call 206.223.2060. A 10% group discount is available for groups of eight or more adult guests (not applicable to children). 

*Prices do not include gratuity, sales tax and port charge. Menus, times and prices are subject to change.