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Sacramento River Cruises

Get a true taste of Sacramento and all it has to offer aboard a river cruise. Sail past all of old Sacramento’s historical sites like the Delta King, the I Street Bridge, the Tower Bridge, and the Air Force Docks. Take in the unique beauty of California’s capital city and hear exciting tales about the first days of the Gold Rush and legendary Pony Express. Hungry? Fear not! There’s a snack bar on board to satisfy every craving.

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2019 Special Event Cruises
  • Memorial Day Activities
    May 24th-27th | Memorial Day Weekend

    Kick off your summer with a special family-friendly cruise on the river.

  • Father's Day River Cruise
    Sunday, June 16th | 1-Hour Historical Tour

    Enjoy some quality time on the Sacramento River with your "Pops".

  • Fourth of July Sacaramento River Cruises
    4th of July | 1-Hour Family-Friendly Tour

    Sail down the Sacramento River with us for a 4th of July party the whole family will love. This one-hour celebration event comes complete with face-painting and balloon animals for the kids.

  • sacramento fireworks
    Celebrate on the Sacramento River!

    Feel the fireworks from the Sacramento River aboard the Hornblower yacht on the Sacramento River! 

  • People on ship
    September 2nd | Labor Day 2019

    Seize the end of summer with a relaxing river ride — choose from a historical river cruise or a cocktail cruise this Labor Day!

  • halloween in sacramento
    Family Fun | Weekends in October

    Come aboard with your kids for a festive Halloween cruise along the river!

  • Sacramento Holiday
    Saturdays & Sundays in December!

    Enjoy a one-hour cruise on the Sacramento River with Santa Claus & his sing-along elf! 

  • new years sacramento fireworks
    1.5 & 2-Hour cruises | starting at $45

    Ring in the New Year or catch the fireworks onboard a river cruise! 

2020 Special Event Cruises
  • Saint Patricks
    March 2020 | 1-Hour Festive Tour

    Enjoy a one-hour cruise on the Sacramento River with a face painter & balloon artist for the kids!

  • Sacramento Easter River Cruises
    Sunday, April 12th | 1-Hour Cruise

    This Easter, get your family together for an afternoon on the Sacramento River.

  • Sac Cinco de Mayo Top Left Header fiesta sacramento cocktail
    Sunday, May 5th | 1.5-HOUR COCKTAIL CRUISES

    Join the fiesta on the river! Take your Cinco de Mayo celebrations out on the water.

  • Mother's Day River Cruises
    Sunday, May 12th

    Come aboard this Mother’s Day and enjoy a one-hour cruise down the Sacramento River.