The Big Apple. A bustling metropolis, where many migrate in hopes of making their dreams come true. While New York City is notorious for big business, and skyscrapers, romance intertwines with its iconic skyline. How many Romantic Comedies do you know that take place there? Most, if not all! It makes sense why New York City would stand as the ultimate backdrop for a wedding that transcends the ordinary, and as you step into the journey of planning your dream wedding here, consider elevating your special day with a unique and enchanting venue brought to you by City Cruises. Let one of the world’s most iconic cities be the setting for your love story as you host a New York City wedding that is as distinctive and extraordinary as the city itself. After all, the city that never sleeps is the perfect place to host a wedding for a love that never ends.


Setting the Stage for Romance in New York City

new york weddingNew York City, with its pulsating energy, cultural diversity, plethora of arts and museums, and sparkling lights throughout its skyline, perfectly sets the stage for a wedding celebration for the ages. Picture exchanging vows with the Statue of Liberty as your witness, or dancing beneath the stars on the open-air deck of a luxurious yacht, City Cruises maximizes this incredible backdrop to create an unforgettable experience for couples and their guests.


City Cruises Wedding Packages

Each love story is unique, and your wedding day should reflect that. While New York City provides an exciting setting, City Cruises provides the perfect complements with customizable wedding packages tailored to your preferences. Even for wedding-related events such as rehearsal dinners and bachelor/bachelorette parties, City Cruises is committed to making your wedding day truly special. Packages can include everything from décor, food and beverages, entertainment, and more!


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New York City Wedding Venue Options

Hosting a wedding on the water is definitely one way to elevate your special moment. With a fleet of carefully designed luxury yachts, each possessing its own unique qualities and charm, City Cruises can cater to the diverse tastes and preferences of couples. Whether you envision an intimate affair surrounded by close friends and family, or a grand celebration with a larger-than-life guest list, City Cruises has the perfect vessel to set the stage for your love story:

Bateaux New York: A luxurious, European-inspired vessel with a capacity of 300 guests, the Bateaux New York is Manhattan’s only all-glass floating venue, offering unparalleled views of the iconic city skyline.

Spirit of New York: With a capacity of 600 guests, the Spirit of New York is a grand vessel featuring multiple decks, tons of space for dancing, games, and activities, and an open-air exterior deck that offers a place to relax and enjoy the city’s iconic sights.

Hornblower Infinity: An elegant yacht with a capacity of 1,000 guests, everything about the Hornblower Infinity is impressive. It is truly a first-class venue featuring three climate-controlled decks, custom LED lighting, state-of-the-art sound system and HDTVs, four fully stocked bars (and an available champagne bar), exterior sun decks, and a sky deck, and a whopping five dance floors.


Personalizing Your New York City Wedding on the Water

Providing an exciting and fun venue to get married on the water isn’t the only thing that sets City Cruises apart. They also offer an opportunity to customize your selections, making it a true reflection of you and your partner. Here’s how you can infuse your wedding with personal touches:

Cruise Duration: You can choose the length of the cruise and/or event, allowing you to craft a wedding experience that suits your vision and the preferences of your guests.

Music and Entertainment: Enhance the ambiance for your wedding and set the tone for your first dance and beyond with live entertainment by a DJ or a band.

new york weddingDining: Choose from plated, food station, or buffet menus to create a custom menu that delights your guests’ palates. City Cruises’ chefs are dedicated to ensuring a dining experience that matches the excellence of the surroundings and can accommodate food allergies, and certain dietary restrictions.

Wedding Planner: Enjoy the peace of mind that comes with having a dedicated Wedding Planner handling all of the details to make sure everything goes off without a hitch.

Full-Bar Service: Beverage options range from water and sodas to beer, wine, and delicious cocktails. Raise a toast and cheers to the newlyweds.

Service Staff: While City Cruises is there for you throughout the planning process, the service and attention to detail will carry through the event with first-class hospitality provided by our experienced professional staff onboard who are committed to ensuring that you and your guests have an unforgettable experience.


Book Your NYC Wedding with City Cruises Today!

wedding ceremonyPlanning a wedding can be a daunting task, but City Cruises’ experienced event planning team is dedicated to ensuring a stress-free journey to “I Do.” From coordinating the ceremony to selecting the perfect yacht and personalizing the celebration of a lifetime, the City Cruises New York team is with you every step of the way.

A wedding in New York City isn’t just an event; it’s an experience that charts a course for a lifetime of love and adventure. Say goodbye to the traditional hotel ballrooms and banquet halls and make your wedding your fairy-tale beginning. All you have to do is fill out this form to start the planning process for a New York City wedding that will be etched in your memories forever. One of our Event Planners will reach out to you to get the process started for an evening of love, laughter, and a celebration that sets sail into forever.