NYC Graduation Party Cruises

You are now a graduate, and we understand that your achievements and hard work deserve a celebration. We offer the best experience as you celebrate with friends and family on a private cruise on the waters of New York City.


Our Boat Rentals Include

Private Boat Rental

Sharing is great, but our private rentals reserve the boat exclusively to you and your guests.

Captain & Crew

Every rental includes an experienced captain, boat manager, crew members, and bartenders.

Soda & Juice Bar

During the three hours of cruise time, we provide unlimited soda, juice, and water.

Four-Hour Rental

Your rental includes half-hour to board, three hours of cruise time, and half-hour to disembark.

Tables, Chairs, and Linens

We include chairs, tables, and white linen tablecloths at no additional cost.

In-house Catering

We include buffet-style catering and servers to provide a seamless catering experience.

Package Pricing





Starting at $75/person



Starting at $80/person



Starting at $85/person



Starting at $90/person


Liberty Belle

Starting at $100/person

Harbor Lights-p-500

Harbor Lights

Starting at $110/person



Starting at $120/person

Listed price rates apply Monday thru Wednesday. A rate increase applies Thursday thru Sunday. Rates apply with set minimum capacities.

Package Add-ons

We offer multiple add-ons to enhance the experience of your event!

Premium Open Bar +$30 / person

Your guests will be able to enjoy of beers, wines, and cocktails during our cruise time.

Appetizers +$5 / person

If you'd like, you can add appetizers to the included catering!

Party Photobooth +$1,000

Have your guests enjoy of taking pictures with fun props and festive backgrounds!

Top-shelf Open Bar +$40 / person

Include even more selection at the bar for your guests to indulge during our cruise time.

Live DJ Entertainment +$1,000

Our experienced DJs can entertain to all kinds of events and spin to all genres.

Event Photographer Starting at $1,500

Our event photographers are experts at engaging and capturing candid moments and highlights of your event.


Private Yacht Rentals

We now offer yachts rentals that are perfect for intimate parties in NYC.

Our Reviews

Porat B.

I want to thank the Jacana staff who made our company event perfect. The food, drinks, and the DJ were excellent.
Via Google on 11/11/21

Anthony D.


Very helpful and detailed communications. I had a lot of questions, and Margarita was very patient and attentive. I walked into the day of my event assured that Empire Cruises took care of everything, and they did.

Via Google on 10/11/21

Ready to plan your event?