Get the Best View of the 4th of July Fireworks on New York Water Taxi
East River Cruise (5 hours)
DEPARTS: Pier 17, South Street Seaport, 5pm (returns 10pm) Please arrive an hour before departure time. (Note: There are several boats departing from South Street Seaport; you should have all members of your party together when boarding.) Includes: Open bar (beer, wine, champagne) and a light dinner. Dinner Menu: Sushi platter, sate platter (beef, chicken, and vegetables), crab cakes, filet of beef canapes, and pigs in a blanket. Dessert Menu: Jimmy's Cookies, cannolis, and mini cheesecakes. Tickets are $125. Click here to purchase, or call 212-742-1969 x209.
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NYC Tourism News This Week
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