Hours: Boards: 7:15pm; Sails: 7:30pm
Address: Pier 45, Hudson River Park - 866-987-2542
Description: This Independence Day, celebrate in style: join New York Water Taxi and enjoy the best views of the city's Fourth of July fireworks display. Tickets include passed and stationary hors d'oeuvres, a light buffet, dessert trays, soda, juice and water. A cash bar is also available for beer and wine. The sail lasts 3.5 hours.
Venue Description: If you'd like to see the city from the water, hop aboard New York Water Taxi. Their tours include: the 1-hour Statue of Liberty Express ($28); the Statue by Night Tour (daily at 7:45pm; $28), which goes past the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge and more with a complimentary champagne toast and cash bar; and their bus-and-boat Hop-On/Hop-Off options, which stop at the city's top neighborhoods and attractions, and include an exclusive visitor pass to the 9/11 Memorial.