City Cruises – Sights & Sips Cruise
City Cruises by Hornblower

Event City Cruises

No matter the occasion, a sights and sips cruise in Sacramento is sure to create an unforgettable day. Experience a cocktail cruise on the Sacramento River. Sip and cruise the day away with friends and family of all ages and soak in Sacramento skyline views.


One-and-a-half-hour yacht cruise

Local DJ Spinning Top 40’s

Scenic Sacramento Views

Cash Bar – Full bar available to purchase beverages on board

Small Bites available to purchase (no ​food included​ with ticket​)

Cocktail seating – limited, non-guaranteed seating. First come, First serve.

**Social distancing is maintained in vessels. To reduce crowds, the number of visitors is limited. 

**All customer touch-points are frequently cleaned before , during and after cruises.

**Masks are required, please bring your own


Friday: (Starting 11/12/21) Board: 5:00PM | Cruise: 5:30PM to 7:00PM

Saturday & Sunday:  Board: 2:00PM | Cruise: 2:30PM to 4:00PM

Where to Meet

1206 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814 between K and L Street – the L Street Dock. 

Getting to the dock — there are three potential options to access to the dock for boarding:

Ramp access between the City Cruises Ticket Booth and Rio City Cafe *Steepness of ramp varies by season and water level

Stairs access located to the right of Rio City Cafe

Elevator access located at the Delta King *City Cruises does not operate this elevator and cannot guarantee its operation

Paid public parking garages are available. 

Advanced reservations are recommended. Purchases at the on-site ticket booth in Old Sacramento are accepted by credit card only and based on availability.

Dress Code

Casual Attire

Come aboard for a good time! We encourage casual attire that is informal and comfortable, yet clean and professional (khakis, nice jeans, dresses, casual button-ups/blouses) for your day on the water.