Ford Holiday Boat Caroling
December 5-22, 2019 | Monday-Thursday: 6-8:15 p.m. Friday-Sunday: 6-9:30 p.m.
Location: Start/End at Embassy Suites (River Level). Each caroling boat makes 1 lap around downtown (see map)
2019 caroling boats have sold-out. If you would like to be on a wait-list for other dates, please send an email to [email protected] (subject line: Caroling Boat waitlist request).
The public is encouraged to enjoy the caroling for free from the banks of the river or while seated on a restaurant patio. Because the caroling boats are full, you should have a wonderful experience listening to them as they float along the river in the downtown area. See the caroling route map posted in the photo gallery.
Ford Holiday Boat Caroling is held:
Group A: 6-7:00 p.m.
Group B: 7:15-8:15 p.m.
Group A: 6-7 p.m.
Group B: 7:15-8:30 p.m.
Group C: 8:30-9:30 p.m.
To book a private one-hour caroling boat for your friends, family or group simply click on the link above labeled BUY BOAT NOW.
Boats are decorated with lights, holiday bling and include a driver, an iPod loaded with popular Christmas music and binders with music lyrics. View the music lyrics here.
Each boat can accommodate a maximum of 16 adults or if you have 12 or more youth, under the age of 12, the max capacity of the boat is 20 people. Caroling boats book quickly. Book early to secure your preferred date and time. Six caroling boats are slated for each of the time slots above. Larger groups may book multiple boats during the same time slot as available.
Other types of festive holiday music such as mariachis, bell-ringers, and bands, are also welcome to book a caroling boat.
Cancellation Policy for Holiday Boat Caroling
More than 14 days prior to event day: $25 service fee
7-14 days prior to event day: $50 service fee
Less than 7 days: no refund