Summer Cruise Programme Announced
4 April 2019
Fal River Cornwall have announced its busiest cruise programme ever - with a line-up of unique events taking place from June - September, tickets are on sale now.
The Summer Evening Cruises run for two hours, and take place on board Moyana, the ferry company's luxury wooden charter boat featuring a fully licensed bar, open deck and indoor lounge.
Kicking off the lineup will be the Jazz Cruise on Wednesday 26 June featuring local band, Swingology. The lively trio will have guests bopping in the aisles, with a toe tapping mix of cool swing and gypsy jazz.
The programme will see the return of popular past events, including Cornwall Gin Cruise on Saturday 20 July in collaboration with The Juniper Club. Last years Gin Cruise memorably sold out in less than 5 minutes, prompting further dates to be added.
The Fizz & Chips Cruise is back on Bank Holiday Monday 26 August with dinner being served to passengers on deck fresh from foodie’s favourite Rick Stein’s Fish, Falmouth.
This year also sees a new collaboration between the ferry company and The Greenbank Hotel Falmouth. The luxury hotels renowned cocktail bar will take to the seas for the evening on the Sundowners Cruise leaving from The Greenbank Pontoon on Sunday 4 August.
The programme also features an evening dedicated to cider, with two highly trained Cider Masters on board from The Stable, Falmouth. The Cider Tasting Cruise takes place on Friday 23 August passengers will taste a wide selection of ciders whilst learning all about the cider-making process and different cider-making regions.
Nature lovers and history buffs will also have the chance to explore the Fal with local experts, bringing the rivers fascinating past to life whilst on the lookout for marine wildlife, on land and sea. Date TBC
Amy Brocklehurst of Fal River said: "This year will be our most ambitious programme of cruises and events, we wanted to come up with a line-up that really has something for everyone.”
“The Summer Evening Cruise programme allows us to collaborate and showcase great local businesses and offer something completely unique.”
“What better way to celebrate the area than to experience the spectacular views on the water whilst enjoying a themed cruise"
Tickets are expected to sell out fast for many of the events in the Summer Evening Cruises programme this year, book early to avoid dissapointment
Image credit; Mark Shaw Photography