Plan Your Perfect Marina del Rey Corporate Event Outings

Step out of the office and onto the water. Whether you want to book a section of tables, a full deck, or a private charter, package options are available for all party sizes and budgets. The opportunities are endless – consider an evening along the southern California coast as your backdrop.

Your complimentary event planners at City Cruises have years of expert, hands-on experience in orchestrating scalable events filled with chef-prepared dining, dancing, creative cocktails, and entertainment –offering panoramic views of Marina del Rey Harbor and exceptional hospitality.

We look forward to assisting you in planning the perfect corporate event that is both memorable and anything but ordinary.

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Vibrant Views

Vibrant Views

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Vibrant Views

Experience the dynamic panorama of Marina del Rey with views on a yacht. Picture yourself hosting your event on an exceptional floating venue, surrounded by breathtaking on-the-water views of southern California’s pristine harbor as your backdrop. Our rooftop and outer deck areas offer unobstructed vistas of the California coast and more. Whether you’re introducing visitors to Marina del Rey or inviting locals to revel in its beauty, there’s no better vantage point for breathtaking on-the-water views of the city.

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Dining & Drinks

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Marina del Rey Dining & Drinks

The magic is in the details! Each of our yachts serves as a reception venue with an abundance of customizable choices. From start to finish, we will both dine and delight your guests. Top it off with our extraordinary service and hospitality with a remarkable event to remember.

Choose between passed hors d’oeuvres, stations, chef-prepared buffets, or sit-down multi-course meals with table service. All options feature seasonal menus with a variety of delicious options including dessert. Full bar service is available featuring wine, beer, and specialty cocktails.

Foodie Favorites

  • Seafood Tower
  • Beef Wellington
  • Spanakopita
  • Moroccan Chicken Skewer
  • Coconut Shrimp
  • Bacon Wrapped Scallop
  • Charcuterie Boards
  • Short Ribs
  • Hand Carved Prime Rib
  • Herb Crusted Beef Tenderloin
  • Spanish ‘Basque Style Cheesecake
  • Chocolate Toffee Crunch Cake
  • Fresh Baked Cookies

*items may vary by location

Entertainment

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Extraordinary Entertainment, Upscale Decor, and Team Building Activities

The atmosphere and entertainment on a boat are the best ways to set the tone for your event. Entertainment can create anticipation, energize your guests, and bring people together for an afternoon of team building, celebratory dinner, or sunset cruise.

Whether it’s a live band or a DJ, music allows your guests to mix and mingle, dance, and relax in an open-air setting. On-board games for team building, interactive opportunities to break the ice, and photo booths allow your guests to be their authentic selves and capture memorable moments. The opportunities are endless!

Unforgettable Outings

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Client Entertainment

Impress your clients with the city’s best sights, first class service and exceptional hospitality. Equipped with private deck space and yachts available for sensitive meeting topics.

Build Stronger Bonds

“Jack in sales guided me to the perfect vessel for our event, and my event planner Clara coordinated the flow and details of the evening. The friendly and attentive staff warmly greeted us, and our buffet dinner was plentiful and delicious. A fun and interesting evening for our team.”
– Karen G. | Milestone Corporate Event; Pharmaceutical Industry

Employee & Intern Outings

Level up the typical office outing with onboard games for team-building fun, and other adventurous way to break the ice.

Create Lasting Memories

“Everything (as always) was wonderful! Everyone was incredible and really made our event a huge success! Our group danced the night away. Hoping we will be able to have an event with you again soon!”
– Suzanne | Team Outing; Technology Industry

 Package Inclusions for Your Marina del Rey Corporate Event

Break out of the office and onto the water with a spectrum of tailored experiences crafted to inspire your unique event vision within the Los Angeles area. 

Mix & Mingle

  • Afternoon or evening sunset
  • 2-hour event
  • Cocktail-style menu of light bites
  • Fully stocked bar with wine, beer & specialty cocktails
  • DJ & dance floor

Wine & Dine

  • Brunch, lunch or dinner
  • 2-3-hour event
  • Chef-prepared, seasonal fare menu (buffet or table service)
  • Fully stocked bar with wine, beer & specialty cocktails
  • Live entertainment

Essentials for Your Event

  • Flexible cruise length & boarding time
  • Dedicated captain, bartenders and event staff
  • Customizable food & beverages packages
  • Interactive enhancements (karaoke, casino games, photo booth, and more)

*options may vary by vessel

Level Up Your Team-Building Experience 

Our team-building event quick guide provides event images, inspirations, and ideas to help get
you started. Provide your email address below and download our free team-building guide.

Exceptional Event Venues

Start your year, end your year, or celebrate throughout the year on the water!

Take a visual tour of our fleet, offering luxurious climate-controlled indoor and open-air outdoor decks and comfortable spaces, allowing for year-round sailing and exceptional event venues. Our customizable budget and party packages allow you to charter entire yachts, reserve a deck, or book a section of the boat, all boasting unparalleled panoramic views from every direction.

Get The Party Started!

Turn your corporate event into reality. Our venues offer a space for every business event. Contact us by filling out the form to provide us with general event details and we will email you to get the conversation started.

Tell Us About Your Event

After form submission, you’ll receive a customized offer from an experienced Account Manager matching your event vision.

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Creative Cocktails Customized for Your Event

In addition to specialty cocktails, mocktails, and full bar options, our bartenders can create seasonal and custom cocktails for your corporate event. Click the drinks to meet our bartenders and beverages.

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Marina del Rey Corporate Event FAQs

What are fun ideas for a corporate event around Los Angeles?

Take the company on a cruise! City Cruises Marina del Rey offers corporate events complete with yacht charters, catering, entertainment and more. Another idea is try throwing a company picnic at one of Los Angeles’ many beautiful parks. Griffith Park is a great option with plenty of space for games, picnicking and enjoying the scenery. Marina del Rey is a truly beautiful part of Los Angeles to host your event.

How to plan a corporate event in Los Angeles?

Don’t go at it alone! Work with a professional team who has done this before. The City Cruises Marina del Rey team will help you plan every detail from start to finish. All you have to do is relax and enjoy the party! Book your event today.

Why hold a corporate event in Los Angeles?

Los Angeles is a great place to hold a corporate event because of its many attractions and activities. There is something for everyone in Los Angeles, making it the perfect place to host a corporate event.

What corporate team building activities are available in the Marina del Rey area?

There are a number of corporate team building activities available in the Marina del Rey area. City Cruises offers a variety of team building activities, including yacht charters, treasure hunts, and more. Work with our team to get creative and plan the perfect event!

Can a company rent out the entire boat with City Cruises Marina del Rey?

Absolutely! City Cruises Marina del Rey offers private yacht charters for corporate events. Work with our team to customize your event and make it truly unforgettable. The entire boat, just the deck or even a group of tables can be rented out to create your very own private charter.

What is the best time to host a company event in LA?

Essentially anytime of the year! City Cruises Marina del Rey operates year-round, making it the perfect place to host a corporate event no matter what season it is. There are so many fun ideas when it comes to client entertainment as well!

How many people can participate in a private boat ride with City Cruises Marina del Rey?

It is entirely up to you! Cruise for a couple hours or the whole day! City Cruises Marina del Rey can customize your event to make it perfect for your company. Food, drinks and entertainment will make it seem like the event flies by!

What is the best time to host a company event in LA?

Invite the whole company and make it a fun corporate event all around!
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