Do you have plans for New Year’s Eve? Sure, you could always go to a restaurant and watch the ball drop from the table or you can head to a party and see your old friends. But if you really want a night to remember, why not make it romantic, memorable, and at sea? The Long Beach Fireworks New Year’s Eve Cruise is set to be a fun time filled with food, drink, live entertainment and, of course, breathtaking fireworks.

Sound like fun? Well, you’ve come to the right place because we’re here to give you a guide to the Long Beach Fireworks New Year’s Eve Cruise.

Long Beach NYE Fireworks: When & Where

This event has been a huge draw for 6 years running, and this year will be no different. Attendees are required to be present at 9 p.m. on New Year’s Eve to get ready to board the 350-passenger Catalina King Yacht. There are general admission and VIP passes available to purchase prior to the event. VIP ticket holders board at 9:15, while GA ticket holders can come aboard at 9:30. The cruise is set to depart the pier at 10 p.m.

A Night to Remember

You, your loved ones, and friends will have a blast on the cruise to help bring in 2018 in style. The expansive yacht features three decks to enjoy the views of the Port of Long Beach as you’re pulling out of the pier. The night will be filled with entertainment with 4 DJs in 2 different music rooms where you can dance 2017 away and bring in 2018 with new and fun memories.

VIP package attendees will certainly have a night to remember with the great amenities included with the premium tickets. They include an additional dance area connected to the music rooms, a fully stocked cash bar, bottle service, and priority boarding. Sit back and enjoy the event or hop on the dance floor to display your expert movies to the latest house and top 40 hits.

When the evening gets closer to midnight and 2017 nears its last few minutes, the fireworks display will begin. You can enjoy watching the fireworks cascade over the water and reflect the bright colors on the Pacific. You can truly say that you spent your last few minutes of 2017 in style.

Grab your shirt and tie or gown and your dancing shoes so you can join in on the fun. This event is expected to be a huge draw, so be sure to order your tickets soon so you can set sail into 2018 with the Long Beach Fireworks New Year’s Eve Cruise.

Have a safe and happy New Year from our team at Norm Reeves VW!


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