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Rock the Yacht Live Music Party Cruises

This season, say "Bon Voyage" to a mundane evening out and hop on board the hottest live music venue on the Bay! Rock the Yacht is BACK  aboard Yacht StarShip with special musical theme nights to stretch your sea legs and get you moving! Choose from  themes like Island Fever, Latin Salsa, Motown, or all of the above! Pick your pleasure cruise and have a rocking good time on the high seas. Yacht Cafe and Drink Specials are available on each cruise so you can Party like a Yacht Star.

 

There is NO reserved seating for these cruises. All live event tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. These events will cruise rain or shine! These events are 21 & up with valid ID only (guests will not be allowed to board without showing valid ID).

 

***NEW! VIP Ticket Option***

Includes Red Carpet Boarding, One (1) Welcome Aboard Premium Cocktail, One (1) Yacht Cafe' Meal Voucher and Access to Private VIP Areas on each Deck of the Yacht with a Dedicated Coktail Server! - Only $50!

 

 

Yacht Cafe Menu
  • Yacht StarShip: Latin Salsa Dance Party
    Latin Salsa Dance Party featuring Sol Caribe'
    Saturday, May 28, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    Sol Caribe' means "Caribbean Sun" and their tropical beats take you straight to the islands. This Latin American music band, originally founded by bassist Aramis Gutierrez, has evolved into a dynamic Latin dance band. Sol Caribe's tropical beats will easily seduce you to the dance floor, swaying easily between salsa, cha cha, cumbia and merengue.
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 or older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Rock the Yacht - Motown Party Cruise featuring Black Honkeys
    Motown Party featuring Black Honkeys
    Sunday, May 29, 2016
    Boards: 8:30 PM, Departs: 9:00 PM, Returns: 11:30 PM
    The Black Honkeys are a wildly popular Tampa Bay Area R&B, Funk, Soul and Rock 'n Roll band! Let loose on this Thanksgiving Eve and enjoy the hits from artists such as Al Green, The Spinners, Kool & the Gang, the J. Geils Band, Jimi Hendrix and the Rolling Stones. And don't forget to add in some old Motown and R&B hits of the 60’s and 70’s!
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 or older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Rock the Yacht - Caribbean Dance Party featuring DJ Cardinal
    Caribbean Dance Party featuring DJ Cardinal
    Saturday, June 4, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    A Caribbean Dance Party full of authentic Caribbean flare, featuring DJ Cardinal. Enjoy the best in old and new Soca, Reggae, Latin, Salsa, Meringue, Hip Hop, R&B Classics and House music. It's time to stretch your sea legs and get moving with the hottest music venue on the Bay!
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 or older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Rock the Yacht -R&B Soul Party featuring Bus Stop Band
    R&B Soul Party featuring Bus Stop Band
    Saturday, June 11, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    You are at the right stop! Bus Stop is an outstanding R&B group of very talented artists. They have made many appearances at notable venues and events such as Ruth Eckerd Hall and, St. Pete Times Forum to name a few! They have an expansive song list filled with Motown Favorites, Love Songs you know so well, Disco classics, 80’s & 90’s dance songs, and Today’s funky hits!
    Enjoy a Funky Smooth R&B dance experience with this versatile act.
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 and older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Rock the Yacht -Sizzling Summer Nights Dance Party featuring Lovestruck Robot
    Sizzling Summer Nights Dance Party featuring Lovestruck Robot
    Saturday, June 18, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    A Dance Party that is sure to get you on your feet! Lovestruck Robot has been described by industry professionals as a collaboration of Maroon 5, Justin Timberlake and Lenny Kravitz. They easily move between their mastered genres with an outrageous amount of vocal, creative and celebritic talent.  
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 or older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Rock the Yacht - Island Fever Party featuring Impulse
    Island Fever Party featuring Impulse
    Saturday, June 25, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    An Island Fever Party band that is dynamic, evocative, charismatic and soulful! For the last fifteen years, Impulse has captivated the hearts of music lovers crossing culture, race and age. The band’s unique style of zouk, calypso, reggae, soca and meringue offer the perfect blend of island sounds for a romantic moment, leisurely hours or jump up excitement.
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 and older with valid ID to cruise

  • Rock the Yacht - DJ Dance Party Cruise featuring DJ Fresh
    DJ Dance Party Cruise featuring DJ Fresh
    Saturday, July 2, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    Enjoy this DJ Dance Party with DJ Fresh, the official DJ of the Tampa Bay Rays! The energy he brings to every party will have you up and dancing all night long! Voted one of the top 3 favorite corporate entertainers in 2014 by the Tampa Bay Business Journal and Best DJ to Change the Game by Creative Loafing!
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 and older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Rock the Yacht - High Energy Dance Party featuring Frequency
    High Energy Dance Party featuring Frequency
    Saturday, July 9, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    Enjoy a high energy dance cruise with one of the hottest bands in the Southeast. Specializing in dynamic non-stop high energy performances that showcase hits from the early 70’s through todays current chart toppers. Frequency Band is comprised of young, energetic, and well-seasoned musicians. Their music library consists of an array of Top 40 hits that fall under Classic Rock, Country, Jazz, R&B, Latin, Pop, and Dance.
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 and older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Rock the Yacht - Latin Salsa Dance Party featuring Orchesta Urbana
    Latin Salsa Dance Party featuring Orchesta Urbana
    Saturday, July 16, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    This season, say "Bon Voyage" to a mundane evening out and enjoy a Latin Salsa Dance Party with Orchestra Urbana! Rock the Yacht is BACK this year aboard Yacht StarShip with a Latin Salsa theme night to stretch your sea legs and get you moving! Yacht Cafe and Drink Specials are available on each cruise so you can Party like a Yacht Star.
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 and older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Rock the Yacht - Reggae Dance Party featuring Jahfari
    Reggae Dance Party featuring Jahfari
    Saturday, July 23, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    This season, say "Bon Voyage" to a mundane evening out and enjoy a Reggae Dance Party with Jahfari! Rock the Yacht is BACK this year aboard Yacht StarShip with a Reggae theme night to stretch your sea legs and get you moving! Yacht Cafe and Drink Specials are available on each cruise so you can Party like a Yacht Star.
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 and older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Yacht StarShip: Latin Salsa Dance Party
    Latin Salsa Dance Party featuring Sol Caribe'
    Saturday, July 30, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    Sol Caribe' means "Caribbean Sun" and their tropical beats take you straight to the islands. This Latin American music band, originally founded by bassist Aramis Gutierrez, has evolved into a dynamic Latin dance band. Sol Caribe's tropical beats will easily seduce you to the dance floor, swaying easily between salsa, cha cha, cumbia and merengue.
     
    Price: $30 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 or older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Rock the Yacht - Caribbean Dance Party featuring DJ Cardinal
    Caribbean Dance Party featuring DJ Cardinal
    Saturday, August 6, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    A Caribbean Dance Party full of authentic Caribbean flare, featuring DJ Cardinal. Enjoy the best in old and new Soca, Reggae, Latin, Salsa, Meringue, Hip Hop, R&B Classics and House music. It's time to stretch your sea legs and get moving with the hottest music venue on the Bay!
     
    Price: $30 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 or older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Rock the Yacht: Funk and Blues Party Cruise featuring the Gerry Williams Band
    Funk and Blues Party Cruise featuring the Gerry Williams Band
    Saturday, August 13, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    Enjoy a Funk & Blues Party Cruise with the funky and soulful Gerry Williams Band! With influences such as Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Al Green and Prince, Gerry Williams is known for his powerful performances and memorable moments. On stage, he blows away the crowd with his vibraphone and timbalino solos, while bringing the audience to life with his gospel rooted vocals and talent on the keys. The Gerry Williams Band is a cross between funk, Soul, R&B and JamBand. The music is blended with funky melodies and high energy rhythm and horn arrangements.
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 and older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Rock the Yacht: Mardi Gras Party featuring Brown Bag Brass Band
    Mardi Gras Party featuring Brown Bag Brass Band
    Saturday, August 20, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    This season, say "Bon Voyage" to a mundane evening out with the NOLA-inspired Brown Bag Brass Band!  This Mardi Gras Party will help stretch your sea legs and get you moving! Yacht Cafe and Drink Specials are available on each cruise so you can Party like a Yacht Star.
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 and older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Rock the Yacht - Island Fever Party featuring Impulse
    Island Fever Party featuring Impulse
    Saturday, August 27, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM, Departs: 10:00 PM, Returns: 12:30 AM
    An Island Fever Party band that is dynamic, evocative, charismatic and soulful! For the last fifteen years, Impulse has captivated the hearts of music lovers crossing culture, race and age. The band’s unique style of zouk, calypso, reggae, soca and meringue offer the perfect blend of island sounds for a romantic moment, leisurely hours or jump up excitement.
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 and older with valid ID to cruise

  • Rock the Yacht: Sizzling Summer Nights Dance Party
    Sizzling Summer Nights Dance Party
    Saturday, September 3, 2016
    Boards: 9:30 PM; Departs: 10:00 PM; Returns: 12:30 AM
    The Raydio Band is one of the hottest top 40 bands party bands Florida has to offer. Orlando based, this unique group of people are multi-talented, hard-working, and highly experienced, offering versatility, variety, and great energy, to any event. Playing hits from the 70’s to today, The Raydio Band is influenced by many different artists. From soul, to pop, to jazz, to rhythm and blues, you are guaranteed to hear something you’ll love. With their unique look, modern interpretation, you are sure to be taken on a musical journey. Sit back and enjoy the show, or get up and dance!
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 and older with valid ID to cruise!

  • Rock the Yacht: Funk & Blues Party Cruise featuring the Cigar City Rollers
    Funk & Blues Party Cruise featuring the Cigar City Rollers
    Sunday, September 4, 2016
    Boards: 8:30 PM; Departs: 9:00 PM; Returns: 11:30 PM
    This season, say "Bon Voyage" to a mundane evening out with the Cigar City Rollers! Rooted in boogaloo and New Orleans style funk, they sure know how to move a crowd! Yacht Cafe and Drink Specials are available on each cruise so you can Party like a Yacht Star.
     
    General Admission: $30 per person*
    VIP Ticket: $50 per person*
    *plus $1 port fee and tax. Must be 21 and older with valid ID to cruise!