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Inner Harbor Spirit Yacht - Washington DC

DC Under the Fireworks Yacht Party New Year's Eve 2024

DC Under the Fireworks Yacht Party New Year's Eve 2024
Cruise into the New Year on one of DC's largest party yachts, Inner Harbor Spirit in Washington D.C. Under the Fireworks New Years Eve 2024.

VIP Nightlife & Nightlife DC present ...

Under the Fireworks DC New Year's Eve Party Cruise 2024

Sun, Dec 31, 2023 8:25 PM - 1:00 AM EST

★ 3 Decks ★ 2 Live DJs ★ Premium Open Bar Entire Cruise ★ Dinner Buffet ★ Amazing Fireworks Show

aboard the Inner Harbor Spirit Yacht in Washington, D.C.

This NYE, jump aboard the super-hot Inner Harbor Spirit Yacht; a gorgeous, 300-person, fully-heated luxury yacht with multiple levels and decks to find the perfect atmosphere.

Indulge in a premium open bar, dinner buffet, three decks to mingle, live DJ dancing, and 360° views of DC’s fireworks spectacular as we ring in 2024 in grand style. There is never been a better time to seek an off-land escape on The Potomac!!


  • Premium Open Bar the Entire Cruise - from boarding to docking
  • Buffet-style Dinner with Multiple Courses to fit all fancies for Meat Lovers & Vegetarians (while supplies last - see menu below)
  • Festive Party Favors for ALL (while supplies last)
  • Two (2) DJs playing hits of today: Edm, Top 40 & Open Format Music
  • Breathtaking views of the Fireworks Show, Potomac River and National Landmarks
  • A gorgeous fun-filled crowd
  • Climate-controlled decks designed for cruising 365 days-a-year
  • Spectacular Group Saving Packages
  • Most Memorable Countdown Experience you can have in DC Area
  • And so much more …

Get ready to enjoy a magical evening on our DC Under the Fireworks New Year's Eve Party Cruise and grove your way into 2024 with the skyline behind you providing the perfect backdrop for your photos.



  • CAESAR SALAD - Romaine Lettuce | Parmesan Cheese | Herb Croutons | Traditional Caesar Dressing
  • ROASTED VEGETABLES AND GRAINS (G*) (VG) (V) - Watercress | Quinoa | Califlower | Broccoli | Carrots | Mixed Seeds | Sumac Vinaigrette
  • GREEK SALAD (G*) (V) - Cucumber | Grape Tomatoes | Red Onion | Arugula | Feta Cheese | Za'atar Dressing


  • BRUSSEL SPROUTS (G*) (V) - Butter | Maple
  • ROASTED TRI COLOR POTATOES (G*) (VG) (V) - Fresh Rosemary | Olive Oil
  • ROASTED FALL VEGETABLES (V) (G*) (VG) - Pumpkin | Winter Squash | Celery Root


  • OVEN ROASTED SALMON - Roasted Bok Choy | Miso Citrus Soy Sauce
  • BAKED ORECCHIETTE PASTA (V) - Parsnips | Ricotta Cheese | Roasted Kale | Sage
  • 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 APPLE 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.

Bring your significant and or favorite friends; and create the ultimate experience that no club, bar, or land entity could ever offer at this all-inclusive on-board bash that’s bound to be the biggest NYE party on the water. With mesmerizing monuments and memorials as your backdrop, nothing beats seeing fireworks show against DC's skyline!!


  • Check-in: 8:25pm
  • VIP Boarding: 8:30pm
  • GA Boarding: 8:45pm
  • Gates Close at 9:25pm Sharp - Do Not Be Late, No Refunds!
  • Cruise Time: 9:30pm – 1:00am
  • Inner Harbor Spirit Yacht | The Wharf DC (Pier 4) at 580 Water St SW, Washington, DC | 21+

So don’t be shy to have the time of your life on Washington DC's #1-Rated New Year's Eve yacht party! If you have questions, or need assistance, feel free to contact us at


Must be 21+ to participate. All sales are final; no refunds or exchanges. Prices are subject to change while supplies last.
Do Not Miss the Boat: Gates close at 9:25pm. Cruise leaves sharply at 9:30pm. Absolutely NO Refunds or exchanges. We reserved a spot for you on our cruise.
Boarding Address: Wharf Marina - Pier 4 at 580 Water Street SW Washington, DC 20024. Please arrive 30mins in advance as we do leave on time. Get Directions via Google Maps
Dress Code: Dress to impress. Upscale Evening/Cocktail Attire Required.
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.
Please Note: VIP Nightlife & Hornblower are not responsible for personal items unattended for or left on the vessel by its guests.
Parking: City Cruises does not own or operate any parking lots in the area. Local parking is available at The Wharf Parking Garage. There is limited street parking in the area as well as a few garages. For more information, please visit:
Closest Parking Garages: 607 Water Street – this garage is located next to Pier 4, where you will board. 1100 4th St SW – this garage is located near the metro and underneath the Safeway Grocery Store – your walk to the boats will be about 1000 steps or 2 blocks. Another Parking Garage option is at the District Wharf – 1000 Water Street SW.
* Make sure to give yourself plenty of time to find parking. DC Nightlife and Hornblower Cruises are not responsible for any parking lots.
Party Responsibly: Please DO NOT Drink & Drive. Opt for Ride Share Apps (Lyft or Uber), a taxi service or designated driver.
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 Washington DC's protocols to party safely and responsibly. If the event is canceled due to Covid-19; you will be refunded.
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:

You must present the original credit card used to purchase the ticket and a valid Government Issued Photo Identification (along with your e-tickets that have been emailed to you via Eventbrite when your order was placed): the name on both the credit card and ID match the name on your purchased tickets, in order to gain entry to the event. If the name on the Credit Card and/or ID does not match the tickets, or if you do not have both the credit card used to make the purchase and government issued identification, you will be denied entry to event without a refund.

Covid Policy:

No credit or refund will be issued as a result of the ticket purchaser or any person in the party contracting COVID-19 or a variant alike. By purchasing tickets to a VIP Nightlife Event, you understand and agree that tickets are non-refundable and you are assuming the risk that you may not be able to use tickets purchased if you contract COVID-19 or variants alike. You further agree that you will not attend any VIP Nightlife event if you currently have symptoms of COVID-19, have been exposed to COVID-19 prior to attending and/or have tested positive for COVID-19 and have not completed the CDC recommended quarantine period. Be advised attendees may be required to show proof of vaccine and/or a negative test result. As the rules for events vary by location and change often, please check your local listing and respective government authorities for any applicable rules that may apply to you. You will not receive a refund if you are unable to attend an event due to any non-compliance with local rules, event guidelines, vaccine status, or failure to provide a negative test result. However, VIP Nightlife may allow you to transfer your tickets for any reason to another person by having the ticket purchaser email customer service within 24 hours of the event with a copy of the original ticket purchaser's photo ID and credit card used to purchase the tickets along with the email address and name of the customer to whom the tickets will be transferred. Please be advised that VIP Nightlife may not be able to honor all requests for transfers if they are made outside of business hours or too close to the time of the actual event.


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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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Collections & Legal Action Against Debt:

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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.


If any clause, aspect, part or provisions of this Purchase Policy is found to be null, void, illegal or otherwise unenforceable, the rest of this Purchase Policy remains in full binding effect, and the unenforceable provision(s) shall be deemed modified to the limited extent required to permit the enforcement of said clause that required modification and of the agreement as a whole.

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