Lunch Cruise & Show (available Tuesday to Saturday)

3 hour cruise + lunch + music show featuring “The Blazing Fiddles”

Begin your day in "The Landing" with complimentary coffee and muffin and shopping in our large Craft Shop. Enjoy an interesting audiovisual presentation about the Grand River followed by a fabulous live Music Show featuring “The Blazing Fiddles”. You will then embark on a 3 hour cruise featuring a sumptuous 3-course roast beef lunch served to your private window table.  During your cruise your captain gives an informative narration about the Grand River and you can sit out on the promenade deck to enjoy the river scenery.  Our famous home-baked bread, apple pie, and other baked goods are available to purchase after your cruise.

Schedule:

11:15-11:30

Complimentary coffee and muffin, Craft Shop open

11:45

LIVE Music Show featuring “The Blazing Fiddles”

12:30

Board your boat for a 3 hour luncheon cruise

1:00

3-course roast beef lunch

3:30

Return to dock, baked goods available

Menu:    Home-baked bread, garden salad, roast beef, vegetables, potatoes,  home-baked apple pie, tea/coffee  

(beef can be substituted with chicken or pasta; must be ordered 24 hours prior cruise)

Available:     Tuesday to Saturday

Rate per person:      

1-39 people:

$49.00 (includes tax)  Gratuity not included

40 or more people:

$44.50 (includes tax)   Gratuity not included

Sunset Dinner Cruise   (available Saturday and Sunday)

3 hour cruise + 4-course casual fine dining

Enjoy dining on the scenic waters of the Grand River during a 3 hour cruise. Savour the aroma of roast beef as a generous slice is carved at your reserved, linen-draped window table during a sumptuous 4-course dinner. Relax on the promenade deck and take in the beautiful river scenery.  Whether it’s a romantic evening for two or a night out with friends, this cruise is a memorable evening on the Grand.

Your evening includes:

Complimentary refreshments upon arrival

Shopping in our craft shop prior to cruise

3-hour cruise on the Grand River

4-course roast beef dinner carved & served at your table

Departure:

Saturday:

6:00 p.m. for 3 hours

Sunday:

5:00 p.m. for 3 hours

***In September 5:00 departure Saturday and Sunday

Rate per Person:

Saturday & Sunday:    $49.00 (includes tax)    Gratuity not included

 

Private Sunset Dinner Cruise

3-1/2 hour cruise + 4-course casual fine dining

Have your own private dinner cruise boat for up to 3-1/2 hours. Your cruise includes our famous 4-course roast beef dinner that is carved at each linen draped table. You may decorate the boat, bring your own music, choose your departure time, serving time and length of cruise.

Menu:

Cheese appetizers upon boarding, home-baked bread, mixed greens salad, roast beef carved at your table, potatoes,    vegetables, dessert, coffee/tea/soft drinks

Departure:

Anytime after 5 p.m.

Sunday to Friday Rate per person:

$45.00 (includes tax and gratuity)

Saturday Rate per person:

$50.00 (includes tax and gratuity)

Minimum of 40 adults required Friday to Sunday, 25 adults Monday to Thursday.

 

Private Lunch Cruise

3 hour cruise + 3-course lunch

Have a more casual celebration on your own private lunch cruise! During this 3 hour cruise a delicious 3-course roast beef lunch is served to each linen draped table. You may decorate the boat and bring your own music to add to the festivities.     

Menu:  Fresh-baked muffins and juice upon boarding, home-baked bread, garden salad, roast beef, vegetables, mashed potatoes, dessert, tea/coffee/soft drinks    

Departure:  anytime between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

Rate per person:       $45.00 (includes tax and gratuity)

Minimum of 40 adults required Tuesday to Saturday, minimum of 25 adults Sunday and Monday

Reservations are required for all cruises!

Private Cruises

Our private cruises are ideal for groups who want to have the luxury of having the whole boat to themselves!  Ideal for special occasions, meetings, conferences, reunions.  On-site conference room is available prior to cruise for meetings or to greet guests.     

 

Menu:

Cheese appetizers served upon boarding, mixed greens salad, home-baked bread, roast beef carved at your table, potatoes, vegetables, dessert, coffee/tea (beef can be substituted with pasta or chicken;  must be ordered 24 hours prior to cruise)


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1-½ hour boat ride
Just want a boat ride without a meal?  This cruise is ideal for children’s birthday parties,  showers, meetings or just short outing with friends.   You are welcome to bring your own snacks or we can provide it for you at an additional charge.     Complimentary punch is included and cash bar service is also available upon request.  
Boat Charter Rate:  $350.00 for 1-½ hours  ** Friday evenings $550 for 1-½ hours   Flat rate to rent the boat
                                                        
Available Departure Times:  
Monday: anytime after 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 10:30 a.m. or anytime after 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday:  10:30 a.m. or anytime after 4:30 p.m.
Thursday:  10:30 a.m. or anytime after 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 10:30 a.m. anytime after 4:30 p.m.
Saturday:  10:30 a.m. only
Sunday:  not available
Please note:
Food:  You can bring your own snacks such as chips, pizza, veggie trays, etc.  We do not allow outside catering or hot buffets/sit down meals with this package.  If you want a cruise with a meal we offer lunch and dinner cruises.
Alcohol:  Our boats are licensed by LLBO therefore all alcohol must be purchased from us.  Alcohol that has not been purchased from Grand River Dinner Cruises is not permitted on the boat.  Food must be provided for your guests, under LLBO regulations, if alcohol is served on cruise.
Length of cruise:   Morning departures are limited to 1-½ hours.  With departure times after 4:30 p.m., your cruise can be extended to a maximum of 3-½ hours at an additional $100 per hour
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Fresh-baked muffin & coffee/tea: $2.00 per person
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Fruit salad, fresh-baked muffin & tea/coffee:  $4.00 per person
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Pizza:  $2.00 per person
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Tea/Coffee:  $20.00 (flat rate)
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Friday Evening Dinner Cruise & Show

2-½ hour cruise + dinner + music show featuring “The Blazing Fiddles”

An entertaining and memorable evening out.  Begin your evening in our auditorium with a live music show featuring “The Blazing Fiddles”.  You will then embark on a 2-1/2 hour cruise featuring a delicious 3-course roast beef dinner carved at your private window table. Relax on the promenade deck in between courses while your captain gives an informative narration about the Grand River.  

Your evening’s schedule

5:00-5:30

Complimentary refreshments on arrival

5:30

LIVE Music Show featuring “The Blazing Fiddles”

6:15

Board your boat for a 2-1/2 hour cruise

6:30

3-course roast beef dinner is served

9:00

Return to dock

Saturday
Lunch Cruise & Show $49
Sunset Dinner Cruise - $49
Friday
Lunch Cruise & Show $49
Dinner Cruise & Show - $49
Thursday
Lunch Cruise & Show $49
Wednesday
Lunch Cruise + Show $49
Tuesday
Lunch Cruise + Show $49
Monday
Private Cruises Only
Sunday
Brunch Cruise  $43
Sunset Dinner Cruise  $49

Menu:    Home-baked bread, mixed greens salad, roast beef, vegetables, potatoes, dessert, tea/coffee   (beef can be substituted with chicken or pasta; must be ordered 24 hours prior cruise)

Available:    Friday    (in September music show starts at 4:30 p.m.)

Reservations are required for all cruises!

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Sunday Brunch Cruise    

2-1/2 hour cruise + 4-course brunch     

Enjoy a delicious brunch served to your private window table while your captain gives an informative commentary about the Grand River. Relax on the promenade deck and take in the beautiful river scenery in between courses.   Make this cruise your destination on your next road trip through Grand River Country!  

Note:  The Blazing Fiddles Show is not available on Sunday and Monday

Your afternoon includes:

Complimentary coffee & muffins on arrival in "The Landing"

Shopping in our craft shop before and after cruise

2-1/2 hour cruise on the Grand River

4-course brunch served to your table

Menu:   

Complimentary coffee on arrival in “The Landing”,  fresh-baked muffins and juice upon boarding, buttermilk biscuits, fruit salad, baked ham, quiche, vegetables, dessert, tea & coffee   

Departure:      Sunday at 11:30 a.m. for 2-½ hours

Rate per person:

$43.00 (includes tax)   Gratuity not included

 

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$49.00 (includes tax)  Gratuity not included

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**Children 12 and under are free on Sunday Brunch! 1 child per paying adult
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(ham can be substituted with chicken or pasta;  must be ordered 24 hours prior to cruise)          
The Blazing Fiddles are known for their high energy and versatility when it comes to playing a variety of musical styles.  From classical and fiddle, to show tunes and jazz, this show is truly an entertaining start to your experience at Grand River Dinner Cruises.  Visit their website to sample their music.

Reservations are required for all cruises!

Reservations are required for all cruises!

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