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Signature Series Cruises: Dogs on Deck in Newport Beach

Dogs are WELCOME aboard on the exclusive 1st Annual Dogs on Deck Cruise!  On April 28th, we welcome you and your pooch aboard for a lunch cruise in the scenic Newport Beach harbor.  A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Best Friends Animal Society to help dogs in need.

Cruise Dogs on Deck in Marina del Rey instead, October 19.

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= discounted cruises

Booking for 20 or more?

Call 888-467-6256

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Available Events on Sunday April 28, 2019
  • Departs from Hornblower South, 2431 W PCH
    12:00 PM
    12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    $65.00 per person *
    *Tax, service charge and landing fee may apply

You'll enjoy a delicious lunch with wine, beer & cocktails available for purchase, but your furry friend gets pet snacks sponsored by Petco, along with a dog relief area set up on the sun deck of the yacht. A portion of the proceeds will go directly to Best Friends Animal Society to help dogs in need.


  • 2-hour cruise in Newport Beach harbor
  • Doggie treat & food buffet sponsored by Petco
  • Meet "Darris Cooper" your "Pet Cruise Director" and Petco Positive Certified Dog Training Expert, along with Certified Petco Stylists and Dog Trainers
  • Dog relief area on the sun deck
  • Wine, beer & cocktails available for purchase on board.   
  • Gourmet boxed lunches for humans, and doggie snacks provided by Petco. (Veggie and GF options are available, please mention during booking.)
  • Tray passed variety of desserts, cookies, tarts & cupcakes.
  • Cocktail-style seating, no assigned seating.
  • A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Best Friends Animal Society
  • Senior and Military discounts are available, please ask during booking

Boarding and photos will begin 1/2 hour prior to cruise times.


Taxes, service charges and landing fees are additional.


All sizes and breeds of dogs are welcome. A few simple rules make Dogs on Deck in the Marina fun for everyone:

  • One dog per adult is welcome. The event is not open to dogs under six months of age.
  • All dogs MUST be on a leash at all times. No retractable leashes are allowed.
  • Owners must clean up after their dogs.
  • No dogs in heat are allowed.
  • The cruise is not recommended for dogs that are sensitive to movement or get motion sickness.
  • This event is not appropriate for dogs that are unpredictable in crowds or dislike strangers or other dogs.
  • This event is for dogs and people only. Please do not bring other pets.
  • Your dog must wear a current rabies tag to board and I.D.tags are mandatory.
  • If your dog gets into an altercation with another dog that causes an injury, Hornblower is not responsible for the treatment or vet charges either party may experience. You are responsible for the safety of your pet onboard. 
  • We reserve the right to refuse entry to any dog.