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BOOTLEGGERS JAZZ CRUISE: King Solomon Hicks & Armagnac!

  • Clipper City / Manhattan By Sail The Battery, Slip 2 New York, NY, 10004 United States (map)

Step back in time & sail away on the beautiful "Clipper City" tall ship while sampling the finest spirits, dancing n' lounging to the best hot jazz n' swing bands in town!

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* 2hr Jazz Cruise (9:15-11:15pm) - around NY Harbor, incl Statue of Liberty!
* live music by KING SOLOMON HICKS (2 sets)
* chorus gals THE BATHTUB GINNYS
* Swing DJ VaVa VOON
* cash bar
* complimentary guided tasting: ARMAGNAC
We will taste 5 different Armagnac's, guided by May Matta-Aliah, the Official Armagnac US Educator, and considered the foremost authority in America. She is also the President of 'In the Grape' (

We’re teaming up with Manhattan-By-Sail to present a series of jazz cruises & spirit tastings aboard the beautiful "Clipper City" tall ship. We'll sail around New York Harbor with spectacular views of Manhattan, Brooklyn, New Jersey, and The Statue of Liberty. These two hour cruises will feature live music by one of the top hot jazz, classic blues, or swing bands in town, plus performances by our sassy chorus gals, and hard bobbin swing Djs, all paired with guided tastings of the finest spirits.

* $39 Early Bird (thru sept 8th w/online redemption code "JAZZ0913-EARLY")
* $49 Advance (Sept 9-13th w/online redemption code JAZZ0913-ADVANCE)
* $59 on the dock
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FINE PRINT: Please note that this ship sails at 9:15 sharp, starts to board at 9:00pm, and departs from the south end of Battery Park, at Slip 2 - near the Staten Island Ferry terminal.
click here for: detailed directions to the slip and map.
Click here for: Weather & Cancellation Policy. 

Our next Bootlegger Jazz Cruises:
* Sept. 28th - band TBA

Presented by Prohibition Productions and Manhattan by Sail