Let Island Packers create a special holiday gathering by scheduling a Ventura Harbor holiday cruise or whale watching trip aboard a beautifully decorated 64-foot catamaran. There are many options for holiday cruises this December.
These cruises offer a fun, unique way to bring relatives and friends together for an outdoor activity while viewing the decorated boats in Ventura Harbor and the lighted homes in the Ventura Keys. Come to the Ventura Harbor early for parking and enjoy the shops and restaurants at Ventura Harbor Village before your cruise.
Island Packers offers the following holiday cruise selection:
One-Hour Caroling Cruises: Passengers can sing along with the crew or just relax and admire the decorated homes and boats in the Ventura Keys.
Ventura Parade of Lights: Friday, December 18 & Saturday, December 19. Passengers have the option to be a part of the boat parade ending with an onboard view of the fireworks display at 8 p.m. or just cruise and view the parade and fireworks.
Private Group Holiday Parties (great for company functions): Cruise options are: a buffet-style dinner, a no-host or host bar, and entertainment.
Whale Watching Excursions, December 26 through April marks the official start of the gray whale migration. Regular trips are scheduled through mid-April. Departure times are listed daily on the Island Packers website. Rates start at $37 per adult for this half-day trip.
Island Packers Gift Certificates are great stocking stuffers and gifts! They are easy to purchase by calling the office or stopping in at our Ventura location, 1691 Spinnaker Dr. Popular gift certificates include:
For more information, pricing,reservations or to purchase gift certificates visit www.islandpackers.com, call 642-1393, or visit Island Packers at 1691 Spinnaker Dr., Suite 105B, in Ventura Harbor Village.