2017 Specialty Cruises

NEW in 2017 - Canal Nations Cruise
Join us on a new and exciting cruise on select Saturday evenings as we explore the many nations that influenced the Erie Canal. From Ireland to Itlay, Germany, and France, these countries all had a part in the early days of the Erie Canal. We will "edutain" (educate and entertain) you with the nation's history, and offer everyone a sweet treat from the featured country (included in ticket price). On board entertainment and specialty beverages from our "host" nation will make this cruise a fun and relaxing way to spend a Saturday evening!
2017 Dates:

July 1 - France 
July 15 - Italy  
July 29 - Ireland 
August 19 - Germany 
August 26 - Italy
Boarding: Gems Along the Mohawk at 6:30pm
Cruise departs: 7:00pm and returns at 9:00pm
Tickets: Adults - $23, includes cruise and a sweet treat from featured nation
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Friday Night Party Cruises
Our popular Friday Night Party Cruises are the best way to end your week!
Join us on select Friday nights this summer for an evening of non-stop fun! Bring your TGIF spirit and enjoy entertainment, dancing, a full bar featuring our signature cocktails, along with munchies from our snack bar. Boarding begins at 6:30pm, and we depart at 7:00pm. Our rockin' DJ Dion will be playing all your favorites as you enjoy the picturesque beauty of an evening cruise on the Erie Canal. Captain Jerry will "Rock the Lock" as we travel through Lock 18! After two hours of laughs and excitement, we arrive back at 9:00pm.

2017 Dates: June 30, July 7, July 14, July 21, July 28, August 4, August 18, August 25
All our Friday Night Party Cruises have a unique theme to make the party more memorable!
June 30: Patriotic Cruise - kick start your celebration of independance with us!
July 7: Caribbean Cruise - set sail to the tropical islands with us on this special "island" cruise.
July 14: Pirates and Wenches Cruise - get ready to walk the plank on this crazy Pirate cruise!
July 21: Prohibition Ends Cruise- the end of prohibition is great reason to celebrate!
July 28: Fiesta Cruise - better take a siesta becasuse we are having a Fiesta!
August 4: Rock Star Cruise - party like a rock star with us on this jamming good time!
August 18: Mardi Gras with Blues Manuever - very special celebration with a fantastic live band on board!
August 25: Halloween Cruise - no tricks, this is the best way to kick off the "Halloween" season!

Boarding: Gems Along the Mohawk at 6:30pm
Cruise departs: 7:00pm, returns at 9:00pm
Tickets: Adults $15 per person (no one under 18 years of age permitted)

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Comedy Cruises
Cruise the Erie Canal and enjoy a comedy show!
Welcome on board the Comedy Cruise! This non-stop fun cruise will have you laughing all the way down the Erie Canal! Enjoy and evening cruise with a full cash bar and snack bar, along with some great regional comedy acts to entertain you all evening! (This special performance cruise does not travel through a lock.)
2017 Dates:
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - Thursday, July 13, 2017 - Thursday, August 17, 2017


Boarding: Gems Along the Mohawk at 6:30pm
Cruise departs: 7:00pm, returns at 9:00pm
Cruise Tickets: Adults $20 per person (no one under 18 years of age permitted)
Seating is general admission, first come - first served. Please arrive early for the best seats!

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Living History Cruise to the Historic General Herkimer Home
Join us on a very special Living History Cruise to the Historic General Herkimer Home! We depart from Little Falls Marina Rotary Park, and will have detailed discussion of the significance of the largest lift lock on the Erie Canal, Lock 17 in Little Falls, once the highest lift lock in the world! After traveling through Lock 17, we will arrive at the Historic General Herkimer Home for a fabulous lunch from Promise Land Farm BBQ, featuring delicious, home-style favorites. We then take a tour of the historic site, and observe demonstrations from costumed re-enactors. We then cruise back through Lock 17 and return to the Little Falls Marina.
2017 Dates:
June 18*, July 16,  August 20, September 17
*Father's Day Cruise - Dads receive a special gift from us!

Boarding: Little Falls Marina, Rotary Park at 10:30am*
-Rotary Park is located at 74 Southern Ave., Little Falls, NY 13365 -MAP
Cruise departs: 11:00am and returns at 3:30pm
Tickets: Adults - $52, Children 4-10 $42, 3 & under free, includes BBQ feast and admission to Historic Herkimer Home
For groups of 35+ passengers, please call (315) 866-5989 for details.

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