Baltimore Under the Stars New Year’s Eve Yacht Party 2024

Join us New Year’s Eve 2024 Under the Stars with Dinner, DJ Dancing and Premium Open Bar Entire Cruise aboard the Spirit of Baltimore Yacht.

VIP Nightlife & BAL Nightlife present …

Pier Pressure™ Baltimore

Under The Stars NYE Yacht Party 2024

Sun, Dec 31, 2023 8:00 PM – 1:00 AM EST

★ Complimentary Dinner Buffet ★ 4 Hour Premium Open Bar Entire Cruise ★ 3 Decks to Mingle ★ 2 Top Baltimore DJs ★ 1 Unforgettable NYE Party on the Water ★

aboard the Spirit of Baltimore Yacht (Inner Harbor) at 561 Light St.

This Roaring ‘20s-style shindig aboard the super-hot Spirit of Baltimore luxury yacht is all about putting on the ritz this New Year’s Eve 2024.

Enjoy 360° views of Baltimore’s harbor and city skyline from the water aboard the ultimate Great Gatsby-inspired party cruise. There’s never been a better time to seek an off-land escape on the Inner Harbor!

Not only does this cruise boast a buffet-style dinner, party favors & premium open bar the entire cruise, but flappers and their fellas can shake their tail-feathers to a Live DJ spinning Edm, Top 40, Open Format & more! It’s an all-inclusive on-board bash that’s bound to be the bee’s knees!!


  • Premium Open Bar the Entire Cruise – from boarding to docking
  • Buffet-style Dinner with Multiple Courses to fit all fancies for Meat Lovers & Vegetarians (see menu below)
  • 5hr Party / 4hr Cruise from 9:00pm to 1:00am
  • Festive Party Favors for ALL (while supplies last)
  • Live DJs playing the hits of today: Edm, Top 40 & Open Format Music
  • Stunning Views of Inner Harbor
  • Most Memorable Countdown Experience you can have in Baltimore
  • And so much more …



  • COUS COUS SALAD (V) (VG) – Roasted Corn | Sweet Bell Peppers | Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette
  • CAESAR SALAD – Romaine Lettuce | Parmesan Cheese | Herb Croutons | Traditional Caesar Dressing
  • SUMMER BERRY AND FARRO SALAD (VG) (V) – Strawberries | Blueberries | Baby Spinach | Sumac Vinaigrette
  • GREEK SALAD (G*) (V) – Cucumber | Grape Tomatoes | Red Onion | Arugula | Feta Cheese | Za’atar Dressing


  • CHEDDAR SCALLOP POTATOES – Yukon and Idaho Potatoes | Cheddar Cheese Cream Sauce
  • MEXICAN ELOTE-STYLE CORN (G*) (V) – Cilantro | Chili | Queso Fresco
  • ROASTED TRI COLOR POTATOES (G*) (VG) (V) – Fresh Rosemary | Olive Oil
  • ROASTED SUMMER VEGETABLES (V) (G*) (VG) – Cauliflower | Zucchini | Yellow Squash | Red Pepper | Herb Emulsion


  • OVEN ROASTED SALMON – Roasted Bok Choy | Miso Citrus Soy Sauce
  • BAKED ORECCHIETTE PASTA (V) – Mushrooms | Zucchini | Red Onion | Pomodoro Sauce | Basil
  • BIRRIA STYLE CHICKEN (G*) – Fire Roasted Peppers | Caramelized Onions
  • CARIBBEAN JERK BRAISED PORK (G*) – Plantains | Black Beans | Garlic | Scallions
  • HAND CARVED TRI TIP STEAK (G*) – Caramelized Onions | Balsamic Beef Jus


  • BAKED PEACH BERRY CRISP (V) (G*) – Cinnamon | Gluten Free Crumble Topping
  • SIGNATURE DESSERT STATION (V) – Individual Desserts | Seasonal Fruit


  • (N) Contains Nuts | (VG) Vegan | (V) Vegetarian | (G*) Although we make every effort to prepare items denoted with a G* as gluten free, our kitchen is not gluten free, and there is always a small risk of cross contamination.


  • Before placing your order, please inform your server if a person in your party has a food allergy.
  • Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase our risk of food-borne illness, especially if you have a medical condition.
  • Menu items are subject to change.

Let’s make it a Prohibition-style New Year’s Eve! Grab your significant and or group of favorite friends; and ring in 2024 with a champagne memory that you will never want to forget aboard the Spirit of Baltimore.


  • Check-In: 7:45pm
  • VIP Boarding: 8:00pm
  • GA Boarding: 8:10pm
  • Gate Closes 8:55pm | Do Not Be Late – No Refunds if you miss the boat!
  • Cruise Time: 9:00pm – 1:00am
  • Spirit of Baltimore Yacht | Inner Harbor – 561 Light St | 21+


Age Requirement: Must be 21+ to participate. All sales are final; no refunds or exchanges. Prices are subject to change while supplies last.

Dress Code: Dress to impress. Flapper, Roaring 20s, Zoot Suits are encouraged. Otherwise, upscale cocktail attire is strongly encouraged.

Bag Requirements: The only permitted bags that are allowed onboard the vessel must meet the following requirements: All bags must be completely clear and no larger than 6 inches long and 5 inches tall. Any other bags or purses will not be allowed onboard.

Do Not Miss the Boat: Gates close at 8:55pm. Cruise leaves sharply at 9pm. Absolutely NO Refunds or exchanges. We reserved a spot for you on our cruise.

Boarding Location: Spirit of Baltimore Yacht departs from Inner Harbor at 561 Light Street. Get Directions via Google Maps

Parking: City Cruises does not own or operate any parking lots in the area. Local parking is available at Harbor Court Garage located next to the Royal Sonesta Hotel.

Additional Nearby Parking Options: 30 E Lee St. – Harbor Court Garage | 401 S Charles St – Lot | 379 S Charles St. – Garage | 100 W Conway St. – Sheraton Inner Harbor – Self-Park Garage | 300 Light St. – Hyatt Regency Valet.

* Make sure to give yourself plenty of time to find parking. VIP Nightlife, BAL Nightlife, and Hornblower Cruises are not responsible for any parking lots. *

Plan Accordingly: Highly recommended to allow extra time to find parking the day of the event as there will be lots of traffic. Public transportation (e.g. train/taxi/uber) is recommended as well.

Covid-19 Protocol (if any at all) For All Guests will be announced closer to the event date, and will be based on current CDC Guideline and city of Baltimore’s protocols to party safely and responsibly.

Contact Us: If you have any questions, feel free to contact us. Let’s have fun & party responsibly. Don’t forget to thank the event staff as you exit!


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No alcohol, open containers or outside food is permitted. No illegal drugs or controlled substances, including prescription drugs and marijuana, will be tolerated. Using marijuana on the water is illegal, regardless of medical condition(s). The use and or possession of illegal drugs or controlled substances is absolutely prohibited by the US Coast Guard.

Yacht Company holds a zero tolerance policy related to illegal substances aboard all vessels. Anyone caught participating or processing any such items will not be allowed to board and substances will be confiscated.

If you are thought to be under the influence of, or caught participating in, illegal substances on board, you’ll be quarantined until boat can safely return to dock and the cruise is subject to end for all guests immediately upon doing so; no refunds will be issued under any circumstances.

Thank you in advance for your cooperation. Let’s have fun and party safe!


NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES. ALL SALES FINAL: There are NO REFUNDS, NO CANCELLATIONS, no credits, no exchanges, and no transfers after the order has been made.

Credit Card & ID:

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Event Booking:

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Event Cancellations:

If the event is canceled you will receive a refund for the face value of the ticket.

No Refunds:

Unforeseen circumstances beyond promoter’s control will not be grounds for a refund, including but not limited to the following: local or national weather conditions, natural disasters, waiting in lines, extended waits in lines, family emergencies, medical emergencies, employment issues including layoffs, traffic, parking, public or private transportation issues, etc. If you purchased for the incorrect date, location, event, etc, promoter is not obligated to provide a refund, credit, exchange or transfer. If cancellation or transfer request is approved, promoter reserves the right to charge a $10 administrative fee for its time, in addition to charging a $10 restocking fee per ticket if tickets are placed back on sale. Promoters, Venue Owners, Venue Management, Security, Event Staff, and other agents of the event, have the right to refuse entry to any ticket-holder, without a refund, for any reason at their discretion , including but not limited to: disorderly behavior, failing to comply with the rules of the venue, incorrect attire, intoxication, venue capacity, breach of security, and other restrictions. Ticket-holder is aware that the Venue and Talent are subject to change without notice, which are not grounds for a refund. Ticket-holder is aware that amenities promised by Promoter are not guaranteed, and are not grounds for a refund, including but not limited to: VIP amenities, drink specials, drink tickets, gifts, express entry, special areas, celebrity guests, etc. Dissatisfaction with any aspect of the event is not grounds for a refund, including but not limited to: music, DJ(s), decorations or lack thereof, party favors or lack thereof, beverages or lack thereof, alcohol selection, bar staff, food availability and selection, fellow patrons/attendees, venue staff, event staff, security, performances, ambiance, amenities, venue, check-in process, seating or lack of seating, wait in lines, emergency closures of event, emergency return of boats or yachts, delayed commencing of events, early ending of events, public amenities such as fireworks or public performances or the lack thereof, line of sight of public amenities such as fireworks or public performances being blocked by trees, buildings, boats, people, and/or other things, etc.

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Once you make a purchase, if those funds are removed from the Promoter’s account and given back to you, you owe the Promoter that money back, plus applicable fees as outlined below. If you owe money to Promoter, Promoter reserves the right to take legal action against you and/or send you to collections for the recovery of said debt. If you are sent to collection or there is legal action taken against you, you are fiscally responsible for any and all legal costs and fees, directly associated and/or indirectly associated, with recovering the debt owed by you. Promoter’s collection’s agencies reserve the right to negatively affect your personal credit score until your debt is paid. Once an account has been placed in collections, the only way to get yourself out of Collections is to pay the debt owed by you to the collections agency.

Arbitration Agreement:

In the event there are any legal disputes against Promoter, by agreeing to this Purchase Policy, you agree that such disputes will be arbitrated. You further agree that the location of arbitration will be set in Los Angeles County, California.


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