Important occasions deserve desirable locations. Whether you’re planning a wedding, corporate event, or private party, an event aboard a chartered yacht has the potential to be truly unforgettable. From the breathtaking views of the New York skyline to the intricate and classic details of the yacht’s interior, the JJ Audubon offers a unique venue for events of all kinds.

John James Audubon Yacht Features
Two climate controlled decks
Built-in sound system
Observation deck
Custom LED lighting
Vetrazzo countertops made from recycled glass

Length: 125 ft.
Buffet Capacity: 210 guests
Dining Capacity: 280 guests
Cocktail Capacity: 350 guests

First Deck

The First Deck of the JJA offers elegant panoramic views of New York Harbor and the New York skyline, and provides a flexible floor plan for events of up to 200 guests. A separate lounge area at the bow of the ship offers a relaxing area for guests to sit atop leather couches.

Cocktail: 200, Seated: 150, Buffet: 125

Lounge area with leather sofas
Panoramic views
Flexible floor plan
Dance floor


Pier 40 - West Houston Street and West Side Highway
New York, NY 10014

About Rock the Boat: Pre July 4th Yacht Party Aboard the Audubon Yacht

Party like a rockstar at one of the hottest pre July 4th  parties NYC has going on. You heard that right, we’re celebrating our independence a day early on a yacht sailing across New York City. We’ve got drinks, music, and the perfect atmosphere for a wild night out. So come, hop aboard and rock the boat with us on the Audubon Yacht on July 3rd. Tickets will sell out fast, so secure your spot on this patriotic party cruise today!

One of the hottest pre July 4th Parties NYC has to offer

Kick it with us aboard our pre July 4th shindig on the seas aboard The Audubon Yacht.  A triple-decker threat (and that’s including The Sky Deck) that’s both stylish and spacious. Find your comfort zone within the climate-controlled interior decks, with enough space for you to boogie without cramping anyone else’s style.

Head to The Sky Deck, and bask in the glorious nighttime views of NYC’s skyline from the best possible vantage point. Dance until your heart contends as our live DJ plays the perfect mix of anthems, hits, and bangers. Make you’re way too one of the vessel’s bars and order something refreshing to go with those stunning views.

Get Social With Us!
This will be one of the absolute best July 4th parties NYC has going on. You’re bound to catch amazing pics and vids throughout the entire night. So why not share some of those memories with the rest of us on the internet? Be sure to tag us in all those stellar moments you upload to Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

Ticket Types

General Admission – Hop aboard our patriotic party on a yacht!

  • Permission to board The Audubon Yacht.
  • Dance the night away to the stylings of our live DJ
  • Grab a drink at the cash bar.

Couple Package – Because two patriots are always better than one.

  • Grants everything offered in general admission.

Entourage of Four – You, and three of your peeps can meet us at the pier!

  • Grants everything offered in general admission.

Bronze Admission – Because standing is overrated.

  • Reserved table seating.
  • Grants everything offered in general admission.

Silver Admission – Get your grub on!

  • Enjoy a tasty full dinner.
  • Grants everything offered in general admission.

Gold Admission – When you want the best of both worlds.

  • Reserved table seating.
  • Enjoy a tasty full dinner.
  • Grants everything offered in general admission.

Diamond Admission – When you want better than both worlds.

  • Reserved window table seating.
  • Enjoy a tasty full dinner.
  • Grants everything offered in general admission.

Add On Packages – Make your experience even better with…

  • Open Bar & Dinner
  • Birthday Cakes
  • Bottles
  • and more…

Important information about the event:

  • 21+ Event: ID must be shown upon boarding.
  • Boarding: 9:00 PM
  • Departing: 10:00 PM
  • Returning: 1:00 AM

Now You Know Everything
You’re all caught up on what’s going down this July 3rd. Now tell your friends, make those plans, and order those tickets to secure your spot aboard this premier pre July 4th event. Hurry! Before they’re all gone!

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