Join the celebration aboard a beautiful Waterways yacht as we take our place among dozens of festively decorated boats in the annual Holiday Parade of Lights Cruises. Sip on hot apple cider or a handcrafted winter cocktail and take in the spectacular views of the dazzling displays of holiday lights as you cruise. The joyful singing of carolers will add to your enjoyment of this special time of the year. Flowers, champagne, chocolate-covered strawberries, personalized cakes, and other cruise enhancements are available to complement your dining experience with an advance purchase. Request a window table upgrade for the best views.

HOLIDAY PARADE OF LIGHTS FESTIVE CRUISES

  • Price: $55/General | $49/Senior or Military Personnel | $33/Children (Ages 5-12) | no charge for children 4 and younger*
  • Leave from Waterways HomePort, 2441 N. Northlake Way, Seattle
  • Schedule: November 30 at 4:15 pm, December 4 at 7:30 pm, December 6 at 3:15 pm, December 7 at 4:15 pm, December 16 at 7:30 pm, December 18 at 7:00 pm, December 20 at 2:30 pm, December 21 at 2:30 pm and at 7:00 pm, December 22 at 6:15 pm and December 23 at 2:30 pm. Boarding starts 30 minutes prior to the departure time. 
  • BUY TICKETS FOR HOLIDAY PARADE OF LIGHTS FESTIVE DINING CRUISES

YOUR FESTIVE DININIG CRUISE INCLUDES:

  • Champagne toast upon boarding
  • Your own private table
  • Delectable buffet of holiday favorites
  • Full-service bar available for the purchase of specialty cocktails, wine, beer, and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Captain’s narration of sights

Festive Dining Menu
(served on Nov 30, Dec 4, Dec 6, Dec 7, Dec 16, Dec 20, Dec 21, Dec 22 and Dec 23)

Freshly baked artisan breads served with thyme lemon butter

Seasonal Salad
grilled pear, bib lettuce, pecans, brie, and roasted shallot vinaigrette

Chef David’s Tomato Bisque
with caramelized onions

Maple Yam Casserole
topped with bruléed meringue

Potatoes Au Gratin
with vine-ripened tomatoes and aged Fontina cheese

Holiday Stuffing with Apples

Green Beans Amandine
with tarragon butter and sliced almonds

Slow-roasted Turkey
served with house-made gravy and cranberry sauce

Pecan and Pumpkin Pies
served with whipped vanilla cream

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HOLIDAY PARADE OF LIGHTS PREMIUM CRUISES

  • Price: $75/General | $67/Senior or Military Personnel | $45/Children (Ages 5-12) | no charge for children 4 and younger*
  • Leave from Waterways HomePort, 2441 N. Northlake Way, Seattle
  • Schedule: November 28 at 7:30 pm, November 29 at 7:00 pm, December 19 at 7:30 pm, December 20 at 8:00 pm, December 23 at 8:00 pm. Boarding starts 30 minutes prior to the departure time.
  • BUY TICKETS FOR HOLIDAY PARADE OF LIGHTS PREMIUM DINING CRUISES

YOUR PREMIUM DINING CRUISE INCLUDES:

  • Champagne toast upon boarding
  • Your own private table
  • An expansive multi-course buffet of holiday favorites
  • Live music to add to your enjoyment
  • Full-service bar available for the purchase of specialty cocktails, wine, beer, and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Captain’s narration of sights

Flowers, champagne, chocolate-covered strawberries, personalized cakes, and other cruise enhancements are available to complement your dining experience with an advance purchase. Request a window table upgrade for the best views.

Premium Dining Menu
(served on Nov 28, Nov 29, Dec 19, Dec 20, and Dec 23)

Freshly baked artisan breads served with thyme lemon butter

Seasonal Salad
grilled pear, bib lettuce, pecans, brie, and roasted shallot vinaigrette

Chef David’s Tomato Bisque
with caramelized onions

Maple Yam Casserole
topped with bruléed meringue

Potatoes Au Gratin
with vine-ripened tomatoes and aged Fontina cheese

Holiday Stuffing with Apples

Green Beans Amandine
with tarragon butter and sliced almonds

Slow-roasted Turkey
served with house-made gravy and cranberry sauce

CHEF-ATTENDED CARVING STATION
Slow-roasted Prime Rib
served with a natural rosemary au jus and creamy horseradish

Pecan and Pumpkin Pies
served with whipped vanilla cream

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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2014 (PREMIUM DINING)
Cruise departs at 7:30 pm and returns at 9:30 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBDS
HOW TIMES: 8:00 pm at Seattle Tennis Club and 8:30 pm at Park Shore Retirement Home. This cruise includes live music performance and a multi-course buffet. Tickets are $75/General, $67/Senior or Military, $45/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under.
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2014 (PREMIUM DINING)
Cruise departs at 7:00 pm and returns at 9:00 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBDS
HOW TIMES: 7:15 pm at MOHAI and 8:05 pm at Seattle Yacht Club. This cruise includes live music performance and a multi-course buffet. Tickets are $75/General, $67/Senior or Military, $45/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under.
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2014 (FESTIVE DINING)
Cruise departs at 4:15 pm and returns at 7:00 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBDS
HOW TIMES: 5:10 pm at Kirkland Marina Park and 6:25 pm at Gas Works Park. Tickets are $55/General, $50/Senior or Military, $33/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under. 
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2014 (FESTIVE DINING)
Cruise departs at 7:30 pm and returns at 10:15 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBDS
HOW TIMES: 8:50 pm at Newcastle Beach Park. Tickets are $55/General, $50/Senior or Military, $33/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under. 
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests.

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2014 (FESTIVE DINING)
Cruise departs at 3:15 pm and returns at 6:00 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBDS
HOW TIMES: 4:20 pm at Meridian Beach Park. Tickets are $55/General, $50/Senior or Military, $33/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under. 
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2014 (FESTIVE DINING)
Cruise departs at 4:15 pm and returns at 7:30 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBDS
HOW TIMES: 5:40 pm at Ferdinand Street Park and at 6:15 pm at Stan Sayres Memorial Park. Tickets are $55/General, $50/Senior or Military, $33/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under. 
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2014 (FESTIVE DINING)
Cruise departs at 7:30 pm and returns at 9:30 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBDS
HOW TIMES: 8:10 pm at Ballard Locks. Tickets are $55/General, $50/Senior or Military, $33/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under. 
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2014 (FESTIVE DINING)
Cruise departs at 7:00 pm and returns at 10:00 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBDS
HOW TIMES: 8:10 pm at Shore Club on Mercer Island and 8:40 pm at Beaux Arts. Tickets are $55/General, $50/Senior or Military, $33/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under. 
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests. 

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2014 (PREMIUM DINING)
Cruise departs at 7:30 pm and returns at 10:15 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBDS
HOW TIMES: 8:50 pm at Magnuson Beach Park. This cruise includes live music performance and a multi-course buffet. Tickets are $75/General, $67/Senior or Military, $45/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under.
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests.

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2014 (FESTIVE DINING)
Cruise departs at 2:30 pm and returns at 5:00 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBDS
HOW TIMES: 3:40 pm at Kirkland Marina Park. Tickets are $55/General, $50/Senior or Military, $33/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under. 
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests. 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2014 (PREMIUM DINING)
Cruise departs at 8:00 pm and returns at 10:30 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBDS
HOW TIMES: 9:00 pm at Covenant Shores and 9:45 at Madrona Beach Park. This cruise includes live music performance and a multi-course buffet. Tickets are $75/General, $67/Senior or Military, $45/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under.
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2014 (FESTIVE DINING)
Cruise departs at 2:30 pm and returns at 6:00 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBDS
HOW TIMES: 4:00 pm at O.O. Denny Park and 5:00 pm at Laurelhurst Beach Club. Tickets are $55/General, $50/Senior or Military, $33/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under. 
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests. 

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2014 (FESTIVE DINING)
Cruise departs at 7:00 pm and returns at 9:30 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBD. S
HOW TIMES: 8:25 at Juanita Beach Park. Tickets are $55/General, $50/Senior or Military, $33/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under. 
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests. 

MONDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2014 (FESTIVE DINING)
Cruise departs at 6:15 pm and returns at 9:45 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBD. S
HOW TIMES: 7:15 pm at Carillon Point and 8:25 pm at Maydenbauer Bay.
 Tickets are $55/General, $50/Senior or Military, $33/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under. 
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests. 

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2014 (FESTIVE DINING)
Cruise departs at 2:30 pm and returns at 6:00 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle. 
CHOIR: TBD. S
HOW TIMES: 3:50 pm at Waverly Beach Park and 4:30 pm at Yarrow Point Park. Tickets are $55/General, $50/Senior or Military, $33/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under. 
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests. 

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2014 (PREMIUM DINING – GRAND FINALE)
Cruise departs at 8:00 pm and returns at 10:30 pm, from the Waterways HomePort in Seattle.
CHOIR: TBD. SHOW TIMES: 8:45 pm at Portage Bay and 9:45 pm at Gas Works Park Finale. This cruise includes live music performance and a multi-course buffet
Tickets are $75/General, $67/Senior or Military, $45/Child (5-12 years old), no charge for children 4 and under.
BUY TICKETS ONLINE or call 206-223-2060 for groups of 8 or more guests.

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 206.569.0901. Special pricing is available on many cruises for groups of eight or more.

Advance purchase required on all cruises 

Waterways Cruises offers cashless cruising on all dining cruises. Major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) are accepted for all onboard purchases. Visit cashless cruising FAQs to learn more.