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Weddings

Allow the Captain J.P. III to steal you away on a scenic adventure down the Hudson River while you relax and enjoy that all so special occasion.

The Captain J.P. III is a dinner boat with three decks and a capacity of 450 passengers. Its two climate controlled enclosed decks can seat 350 people for dinner, while still allowing plenty of room on the open air decks for strolling or dancing the night away under the stars. Full service bars and spacious dance floors are located throughout this extraordinary vessel, but if sightseeing is your pleasure, the Captain J.P. III affords panoramic views from anywhere on-board.

Allow our special occasion coordinator to assist you with each and every detail, from the delicious food prepared in our on-board galley, to the decorations to give you the ambiance you desire. Whether you’re planning a corporate function, formal, fund-raiser, or just that once in a lifetime party, the Captain J.P. III, and its experienced staff will assist you in all aspects of planning and allow you the luxury of actually enjoying your own function.

PRICING:

To determine the cost of your private charter, please reference the minimum guarantees below as well as the Packages 1 – 3. For a private charter, you must select either the Sit-Down Dinner, the Buffet, or the Heavy Hors D’oeuvres package – any beverage package or a la carte hors d’oeuvres would be in addition to this package. These packages include your meal choice, a DJ, a three-hour cruise plus an additional 30 minutes for boarding, gratuity, and your choice of linen napkin color (not included in the heavy hors d’oeuvres package).

**Additional hours are available for your private charter at a cost of $800.00 per hour.**

A 20% deposit is required within 14 days from booking in order to reserve the date. An additional 8% will be added to all charter prices for NYS sales tax.

Please note that we do accept deposit or balance payments on Visa or MasterCards, but there will be a 3% surcharge added for processing.

MINIMUM GUARANTEES:

The Captain J.P. requires that you meet minimum guarantee requirements to privately charter the boat, or to privately charter one deck. These guarantees vary, depending on day and time.

Monday-Friday Afternoons:

125 people = entire boat

90 people = one deck

Sunday-Thursday Evenings:

150 people = entire boat

125 people = second deck

Saturday & Sunday Afternoons:

175 people = entire boat

125 people = second deck

Friday Evenings:

300 people = entire boat

200 people = first deck

100 people = second deck

Saturday Evenings:

300 people = entire boat

200 people = first deck

100 people = second deck

Maximum Seating Capacity:

1st deck (lower inside deck)=200 people

2nd deck (main level)=150 people

**The outside areas of the Capt. JP III are available for all of our patrons on the boat that evening.**

The Capt. JP III departs from Downtown Troy, at the intersection of State & Front Streets, where free parking is provided on all weekends, and anytime after 5PM during the weekdays.

BEVERAGE SERVICE

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PACKAGE 1:

Open Beer, Wine,

Soda: Well brand

liquors

STANDARD

$8.50 per person 1st hour

$7.50 per person 2nd hour

$6.50 per person 3rd hour

$5.50 per person for each hour there after

PACKAGE 2:

Open Beer, Wine,

Soda: Well/call brand

liquors

PREMIUM

$9.00 per person 1st hour

$8.00 per person 2nd hour

$7.00 per person 3rd hour

$6.00 per person for each hour there after

TOP SHELF

OPTIOON 2: CONSUMPTION BAR PACKAGE

A tab is run at the bar. Each drink will be added as it is served to your guests. A deposit is required. A bill will be prepared and must be paid at the conclusion of the cruise.

OPTION 3: CASH BAR

Standard Brands

Premium

Top Shelf

Draft Beer

Wine

Juice or milk

Soda

Fruit Punch

Wine or champagne punch

Champagne toast

Wine Toast

$4.50 per drink

$5.00 per drink

$5.50-7.50 per drink

$3.50 16oz

$5.00 per glass

$1.00 per glass

$1.00 sm,$1.50 lg

$15.00 per gallon

$30.00 per gallon

$2.00 per person

$2.00 per person

PACKAGE 1

PRICE $59.00 PER PERSON

You can choose up to 3 entrees from the following:

  • Prime rib (Captain’s Cut)

  • Marinated chicken breasts

  • Whole chicken breast seasoned & baked

  • Stuffed chicken breasts

  • Baked salmon

  • Baked white fish

  • Vegetable lasagna

Included with each meal:

  • Tossed salad

  • Vegetable medley (cauliflower, broccoli, & carrot medley)

  • Your choice of potato or rice pilaf

  • Potato options: regular baked, twice baked, mashed with gravy, red roasted, small whole white, or scalloped.

  • Rolls and butter

  • Coffee & tea

  • Dessert bar

PACKAGE 2

PRICE $57.00 PER PERSON

You can choose up to 3 entrees from the following:

  • Hand carved turkey

  • Hand carved top round

  • Hand carved baked ham

  • Vegetable lasagna

  • Marinated chicken breasts (no bone)

  • Stuffed chicken breasts

  • Eggplant parmesan

  • Baked salmon

  • Baked white fish

  • Baked chicken pieces (with bone)

*Prime Rib can also be served for an additional $7.00 per person

Included with each meal:

  • Tossed salad

  • Vegetable medley (cauliflower, broccoli, & carrot medley)

  • Your choice of potato or rice pilaf

  • Potato options: regular baked, twice baked, mashed with gravy, red roasted, small whole white, or scalloped.

  • Rolls and butter

  • Coffee & tea

  • Dessert bar

PACKAGE 3

PRICE $49.00 PER PERSON

HEAVY HORS D'OEUVRES

  • Hand carved turkey

  • Hand carved top round

  • marinated chicken wings

  • rolls & butter

  • BBQ meatballs

  • Fresh vegetable with dip

  • Pepperoni & cheese platters

  • Coffee & tea

A LA CARTE HOR D'OEUVRES

A LA CARTE HOR D'OEUVRES

Fruit Trays

Puffed Pastries

Cheese Platter

Ship's Special

Iced Jumbo Shrimp

Stuffed Mushrooms

Bacon Wrapped Scallops

Mini Finger Pizzas

$4.50 per person

Freshly sliced melons, strawberries, grapes, etc. (in-season fruits)

$6.00 per person
Assorted puffed pastries: franks in a blanket, mini eggrolls, mini-quiches, etc.

$4.25 per person
Assorted crackers, assorted cubed cheeses, and sliced pepperoni

$10.00 per person
Fresh vegetable platter w/dip, barbecued meatballs, hot chicken wings

Priced according to season

$4.50 per person
Large hollowed out mushroom caps stuffed with a pork based, freshly made stuffing

$7.50 per person
Large tender sea scallops wrapped in lean bacon strips, and baked to a golden brown.

$4.00 per person
French bread topped with delicious tomato sauce, a blend of cheeses, baked and sliced into petite finger size pieces.