418 Newport Landing Cruises Tips
Wear layers just in case you don't get a seat inside the boat.
THe boat serves alcohol so some patrons can become loud and obnoxious
I took grilled cheese sandwiched and a coffee flask with tomotoe soup. easy to eat on board.
I agree with the layers, it starts of mild but as the night progresses it gets pretty chilly
My boys ages 8 and 10 were bored, cold and fell asleep.
Do the 8pm departure and get there early and eat at Newport Landing and watch the first boat parade
There is plenty to see the whole time. All ages should love it!
Bring your own hot cocoa and snacks so you don't miss a thing!
Bring sandwiches and snacks with bottled water. No alcholol or ice coolers allowed.
As of 2009, the city does not charge for metered parking after 6 p.m..
Only bring children that can be patient. It can take several minutes from sight to sight.
Wear layers so that whatever the weather is like you can adjust while on the boat.
Suggest parking in beacj parking, turn right on Palm and walk across.
Parking is free since its after 6p.m. Normally it would be meter parking.