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Santa Lunch Cruise

General Ages 13+
Military Must present Military ID upon boarding
Seniors Ages 65+
Children 5 to 12 years old
Children 4 and under

Celebrate with Santa aboard this fun, family lunch cruise!

Bring your family aboard to celebrate the magic of the holidays and relax as our hard-working Elves treat you to a delicious lunch and fun activities! Your little ones will be delighted with a visit from Santa, and holiday-themed crafts during the cruise.

Spread the joy of the season and donate an item (or two) to the Roots Young Adult Shelter located in the U District in Seattle. To make a donation, please visit the ROOTS Wish List via their Amazon Wish List HERE. Guests who show us the shipping confirmation of their donation when checking in for the cruise will receive a $20 Waterways Cruises gift card that may be used towards a future cruise. To see the full ROOTS Amazon Wish List, click here.


Waterways Cruises HomePort (Seattle)
2441 N Northlake Way
Seattle, WA 98103

  • Boarding: begins at 11:30 a.m.
  • Departure: 12:00 p.m.
  • Return: 2:00 p.m.

Your Cruise Includes

  • 2-hour cruise on Lake Union and Lake Washington
  • Festive buffet of kids’ holiday favorites
  • Your own private table – Pursuant to the current COVID restrictions each party is limited to six guests
  • A visit with Santa
  • Holiday crafts and activities for kids
  • Goodie bags to take home
  • Captain’s narration of sights

Enhancements to Enrich Your Dining Experience

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