NYC Jazz Sail

Listen to the Sweet Sounds of Jazz and Enjoy a Romantic Evening Aboard the Clipper City

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About This Experience

General Information hide

Step aboard the historic Clipper City, New York’s only Tall ship, and prepare for a romantic evening on the water. During this two hour sail you will have the chance to enjoy the Skyline at night while listening to soulful live Jazz.

This sailing adventure begins when you leave the hustle and bustle of the City behind and board the Clipper City. Meet the friendly Captain and crew who will set the massive sails of the largest Sailing Ship in New York and embark on an idyllic Sail around the Manhattan Harbor. Listen to the cool rhythms of bebop, ballads, smoky blues and other jazz melodies as you float smoothly down the Hudson River. Feel the cool summer breeze and take in the twinkling lights of the New York City Skyline at night. Purchase a cocktail from the full service bar and view the light of the Stature of Liberty against the black of the night or hit the dance floor and get lost in the tunes of acclaimed jazz musicians.

So whether you are looking for unique views of the Big Apple Skyline, are a Jazz Music lover, or are looking for a unique gift for someone special this New York City Jazz Sail makes for the perfect Wednesday evening.

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Where It's Located hide

  • New York, New York

Who Is Included hide

The NYC Jazz Sail Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant, unless additional participants are added onto the certificate. There will additional participants on the sail.

This experience is not suitable for non-paying guests.

When It Is Offered hide

The New York Jazz Sails are offered on select Wednesdays, June thru early October, subject to availability. Sails typically depart at 6:30 PM.

How Long Is It hide

The NY Jazz Concert Sails have a sail time of approximately 2 hours and a total duration of approximately 2¾ hours.

Weather hide

The New York Sails may be rescheduled by the Captain due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably, flat, non-marking rubber-soled shoes and layers are recommended for this sailing adventure.

Additional Information hide

The Clipper City is 158' long, with masts and rigging reaching up 120' from the deck, and is New York's largest sailing vessel. The Ship, which can accommodate up to 144 passengers, is a replica of the lumber-hauling schooners from more than a century ago. It was built in the mid-1980s using plans purchased from the Smithsonian. Her decks are spacious and comfortable, with ample seating, a full bar and a raised quarter deck back aft that allows for unparalleled views of the the New York harbor.

Beverages are not included and may be purchased from the full bar onboard the Ship.

Gratuities for your Captain and Crew are not included but are greatly appreciated and may be offered at the end of the event.


Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the NYC Jazz Sail Experience require seven (7) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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