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Taking Back Summer Nights

“Summer afternoon, summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” —Henry James “Summer days drifting away, to uh oh, those summer nights” — “Summer Nights,” from Grease Who are we to argue with one of the great American writers, or a classic American movie? We love […]


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Hudson River History

See the Hudson River Like Never Before! The fourth of July has come and gone and that only means one thing—summer will be over before you know it! Not really, of course, but doesn’t it always seem that way? We always seem to make a list of fun summer things to do in our heads, […]


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Get Your Groove On Aboard our LIVE DJ Dance Cruise

Looking for some summer fun? We guarantee you we’ve got one of the top things to do in the Hudson Valley this summer! According to the calendar it’s now officially summer—so on behalf of Hudson River Cruises, we’re here to tell you—it’s time to start making some fun summer memories! If you’re looking for one […]


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Make Your Wedding Truly Unique

Make Your Wedding Unique with a Cruise on the Hudson River As we turn the calendar from May to June it means we’re hitting peak wedding season! We’ve all been to plenty of summer weddings and we can probably all agree that what makes any wedding stand out is the location. We certainly encourage you […]


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Must-See Sights in the Hudson River Valley

Must-See Sights in the Hudson River Valley Henry Hudson was an English sea explorer and navigator during the early 17th century and his name is represented in both the Hudson River Valley and in our name, Hudson River Cruises. Hudson and his marooned crewmates appear as mythic characters in the famous story “Rip Van Winkle” […]


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