Argosy Christmas Ship Parade Boat: Fun for the Whole Family
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The last date listed for Argosy Christmas Ship Parade Boat was Saturday December 3, 2011 / 8:00pm (Boarding at 7:15pm).
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Let Customized Tours take you to one of Washington's most popular annual holiday traditions for families: the Christmas Lighting Festival in the picturesque Bavarian-themed village of Leavenworth. During this full-day event, browse through the village's quaint shops, savor German food from the street stands offering savory creations, enjoy live outdoor entertainment, let your kids sled down the snow hill, take a horse-drawn carriage ride, and then gather at dusk (on Saturdays and Sundays) for the ceremony as the town becomes ablaze in twinkling lights. Afterward, relax back on the bus as you return home filled with the holiday spirit. Learn More
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Featured review from Judith
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We enjoyed the cruise very much. There was room for the kids to play in the warm indoor area inside the boat, the cruise had fun activities AND Santa. The kids were thrilled. They also received goody bags with holiday crafts which they enjoyed doing.
The Argosy Christmas Ship festival is a holiday celebration that has been a Northwest tradition for 61 years. Its main purpose is to bring communities together to celebrate the holiday season. From our flotilla of ships to the crowds of people who gather onshore, this celebration is one of the gems of the holiday season.
Each night, the Argosy Christmas Ship sails to different Puget Sound waterfront communities, over 45 in total.
On shore, thousands of people gather around roaring bonfires anticipating the arrival of the Christmas Ship. Join Argosy on board one of the Christmas Ship Parade Boats that follow the lead Christmas Ship.
Parade Boats, or follow boats to the Christmas Ship, do just that. They follow the Christmas Ship but do not have the choir on board. Many boats make up the parade ship fleet, including many of Argosy's own ships as well as privately owned boats from nearby marinas.
Parade Ships are fully enclosed with outside areas, restrooms, and a cash bar. Guests also have the option of pre-purchasing boxed meals. On board activities include a 'Ho-Ho-Ho' contest, sing-a-longs, and a kids' activity area. A special holiday character will also be on board. All parade ships position themselves alongside the Christmas Ship to enjoy the outstanding choral performances.
About the Ticket Supplier: Argosy Cruises
For 60 years, Argosy Cruises has been celebrating the breathtaking beauty of the Pacific Northwest as a Seattle attraction. Founded as the Spring Street Water Taxi and then through the years operating as Seattle Harbor Tours and now as Argosy Cruises, the family-owned and Seattle-operated company has become the Northwest's premier cruise company operating from the historic downtown Seattle waterfront, South Lake Union and Kirkland City Dock.