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Hornblower Unveils “Hornblower at Home” Program

Launching with Mother’s Day dining experience – available from four California pick-up points CALIFORNIA, April 30, 2020 – Hornblower Cruises and Events has debuted Hornblower At Home, an exciting new series of experiences-to-go that bring together some of the most beloved elements of the company’s popular dining and sightseeing cruises, such as classic dishes and […]

Hornblower Cruises and Events’ Commitment to Confidence

Offering Maximum Flexibility to Guests March 16, 2020 – Hornblower Cruises and Events is committed to ensuring our guests are confident in making a booking by providing them maximum flexibility during these challenging times. We are making the following temporary changes to our rebooking and cancellation policy: ▪ For guests with existing bookings, if your […]

Hornblower Cruises and Events Statement on Cleaning Protocols

March 11, 2020 – Hornblower has an excellent safety and sanitation track record and has always operated and maintained a rigorous process around cleanliness and hygiene. Our teams in every location work hard to ensure that they meet the latest guidance on hygiene and cleaning protocols. Given the current health concerns regarding the spread of […]

Hornblower Cruises and Events Expands Portfolio to the UK

Acquisition of market-leading City Cruises signals confidence in European on-the-water business, introducing dining and sightseeing experiences in London, Poole and York UK November 1, 2019 – Hornblower Cruises and Events, North America’s premier provider of water-based dining, sightseeing, private charter and transportation experiences, has completed its purchase of City Cruises, the UK’s biggest tour boat […]

Hornblower Cruises and Events Acquires Boston Harbour Cruises

BOSTON October 15, 2019 – Hornblower Cruises and Events confirms it has purchased Boston Harbor Cruises. This is a significant expansion to Hornblower Cruises and Events’ Boston operations, bringing deep local market knowledge and extraordinary business relationships, alongside a range of new experiences that complement current dining cruise and private charter offerings. “We are always […]

Revamped Spirit of Philadelphia Celebrates 35 Years of Sailing on the Delaware

PHILADELPHIA, June 25, 2019 – Entertainment Cruises, the nation’s leading provider of water-based dining, sightseeing and transportation experiences, officially celebrates the return of Spirit of Philadelphia from a million-dollar transformation. This latest development seals the vessel’s reputation as the city’s most exciting on-the-water dining cruise experience and reflects the company’s ongoing investment in its North […]

Entertainment Cruises Acquires Gananoque Boat Line

Expanding Canadian Presence with Dining and Sightseeing Cruises on the St. Lawrence River CHICAGO, May 2, 2019 – Entertainment Cruises, the nation’s leading dining and sightseeing cruise company, today confirmed the acquisition of 1000 Islands operator, Gananoque Boat Line (“GBL”). The completion of the transaction further extends the company’s presence in Canada, where it already […]

Hornblower Acquires Entertainment Cruises

April 18, 2019 – Hornblower Group has acquired Entertainment Cruises, uniting the best-known names in the river and harbor cruising industry in one company. The transaction brings together the best in product experience and execution, with an expansive footprint of thirteen brands, 150 vessels and almost 5,000 shipmates across 19 locations in the U.S. and […]

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