Important occasions deserve desirable locations. Whether you’re planning a wedding, corporate event, or private party, an event aboard a chartered yacht has the potential to be truly unforgettable. From the breathtaking views of the New York skyline to the intricate and classic details of the yacht’s interior, the JJ Audubon offers a unique venue for events of all kinds.

John James Audubon Yacht Features
Two climate controlled decks
Built-in sound system
Observation deck
Custom LED lighting
Vetrazzo countertops made from recycled glass

Length: 125 ft.
Buffet Capacity: 210 guests
Dining Capacity: 280 guests
Cocktail Capacity: 350 guests

First Deck

The First Deck of the JJA offers elegant panoramic views of New York Harbor and the New York skyline, and provides a flexible floor plan for events of up to 200 guests. A separate lounge area at the bow of the ship offers a relaxing area for guests to sit atop leather couches.

Cocktail: 200, Seated: 150, Buffet: 125

Lounge area with leather sofas
Panoramic views
Flexible floor plan
Dance floor


Pier 40 - West Houston Street and West Side Highway
New York, NY 10014

About New Year's Eve Family Fireworks Cruise Aboard the Audubon Yacht

2019 NYC New Year’s Cruise – Audubon Yacht

Sail with the family into 2019 aboard our NYC New Year’s cruise on the Audubon Yacht. Enjoy this special celebration with views of New York City being all yours to enjoy as you party into the New Year.

Fill your night with your favorite hits of the year and leave 2018 at the pier. Make this year’s celebration one to remember and hop aboard the Audubon Yacht for this unforgettable NYC New Year’s cruise!

Your NYC New Year’s Cruise Aboard the Audubon Yacht:

The Audubon Yacht is an amazing ship to party into the New Year on. This yacht has multiple levels with access to outside viewing decks. Watch the city pass you by as you celebrate the New Year and take in the sights of the city’s top landmarks.

Catch a view of the city skyline, the Empire State Building, One World Trade Center, and more! Enjoy the city views with the family and get ready to dance into the New Year. This NYC New Year’s cruise will treat you to a live DJ mixing and spinning all of the hottest hits of the year. The Top 40, Hip-Hop, Dance, and Pop hits will be blasting all night as you bring in 2019 with your favorite songs of the year.

Your NYC New Year’s cruise will also be serving up a dinner buffet for you and the family to enjoy. Fill up your plate with a variety of dishes and make sure you hit up the bars aboard for your New Year’s drinks. This NYC New Year’s cruise will have a four-hour open bar available for you to sip on your favorite drinks into midnight.

Bring in the New Year with a view of the fireworks at midnight and end off the year with your family with this magical experience.

There’s no better way to end off this year than with our NYC New Year’s cruise on the Audubon Yacht. Treat the family to this unforgettable experience and book your tickets today!

Audubon Yacht NYC New Year’s Cruise Table Packages:

We offer amazing table packages for your NYC New Year’s cruise aboard the Audubon Yacht. All tables are a shared table for the night and include seating for your party size. Take a look at our table packages or use our live chat window to speak with a live representative today.

More Information on your NYC New Year’s Cruise:

Boarding: 7:30 p.m.

Departing: 8:30 p.m.

Returning: 12:30 a.m.

Age Requirement: All Ages

Buffet Menu:
  • Baked Ziti
  • Roasted Rosemary Garlic Chicken
  • Sliced Sirloin
  • Roasted Red Bliss Potatoes 
  • Seasonal Vegetables 
  • Rolls and Butter
  • Brownies and Cookies
  • Coffee and Tea

Purchase Tickets for New Year's Eve Family Fireworks Cruise Aboard the Audubon Yacht

Price increase warning: New Year's Eve ticket prices often go up significantly (100% +) the closer you get to New Years Eve. Also note that many NYE Events will sell out well in advance of New Years Eve.