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Empress Yacht
4 Hour Open Bar 9pm - 1am
299 South St, New York 10002
Doors Open at 8:30pm - 1:30am

New Year Tickets

General Admission

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  • 4 Hour premium open bar
  • Featuring a live DJ 
  • DJ NYE countdown
  • Complimentary Midnight champagne toast
  • Complimentary Festive NYE party favors
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Seated VIP

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  • All general admission benefits (including open bar)
  • Enjoy reserved banquet or nightclub seating (GA ticket holders stand)
  • Each Seated VIP ticket holders shall have a reserved seat for the entire event
  • Only persons holding Seated VIP tickets may use reserved seating
  • Seated VIP tickets accommodate individuals and any size group (no minimums required – pending availability)
  • There is no bottle or cocktail service for Seated VIP ticket holders.
  • VIP priority admission by separate VIP line
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New Year's Eve Party Description

Usher in this New Year with free-flowing revelry on board The Empress Yacht, New York City’s premier cruise party with a gorgeous, skyline-filled backdrop. Taking NYC’s beautiful celebrants along the East River, the Empress Yacht will bring together NYC’s glittering cityscape views, top-quality amenities, and vibrant party ambiance for an unforgettable New Year’s Eve night.

Join a spectacular New Year’s Eve voyage aboard The Empress Yacht, a leading NYC luxury cruise. Float along the East River and take in the dazzling sights of the NYC skyline at night as you indulge in a 4 hour premium open bar. With a live DJ spinning the hottest mix of Top 40, Hip Hop, House and Mash Ups, your moves on the expansive dance floor is sure to outshine the brightest city lights. At midnight, don on some festive NYE party favor and grab a champagne toast - both compliments of The Empress - it’s time to ring in the New Year with the entire crowd in a thrilling, DJ-led live countdown. And with the magnificent skyline and famed NYE fireworks show as backdrop, this is sure to be an unforgettable start to the New Year. For an even more comfortable and luxurious party experience, opt for one of The Empress’ VIP tickets with special reserved seating.

A premier NYC luxury party yacht, The Empress takes its partier-passengers in its two spacious levels along the East River, past the city’s most iconic landmarks. You’ll be taking in a unique, water-view of the Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge, Chrysler Building and more. The two indoor decks - with outdoor access - offer a casual yet elegant party venue with a spacious dance floor. The wrap-around windows lets in the magnificent, photo-ready, sights outside, while fully-stocked bars on each level, and a top-level sound system keep the party well-spirited all night. For an NYE night surrounded by views of NYC’s unparalleled night cityscape, the NYE fireworks show, and infused with electrifying party ambiance, look no further than The Empress Yacht cruise NYE bash.

Sail into the New Year with a non-stop party on The Empress Yacht and join NYC’s renowned party crowd for a night of unforgettable sights and all-out revelry.

Music & Entertainment

Live DJ Performance - Top 40 l Hip Hop l Dance l House l Mash Ups


Complimentary Mini Buffet Stations from 9:00pm - 11:30pm

Roasted Chicken

Mixed Vegetables

Sausage and Peppers

Stuffed Shells

Roasted Potatoes

Stuffed Shells

Roasted Potatoes


Cake and Coffee

(Menu subject to change)