SPECIAL EVENT – AFTERNOON TEA – (Not available in 2020) This may be the first time a tea in the Victorian style has been offered on a boat! Elegant surroundings, delicious luncheon, live music AND a relaxing boat ride. $35./person. Reserve one seat or several for your friends. Vintage dress and hats encouraged. Teas and Gift rack provided by Marge’s Place/Portage Lakes. Menu includes an assortment of foods typical of a Tea Room luncheon, and varies each month. Dates begin 6/10/20 and run every other Wednesday.
LIVE ON THE LAKES – (not available in 2020) (Runs June through September)
Reserve your space by choosing this activity after tapping on the ‘book now’ button. Have drinks before boarding – one stop along the way, also. Just $25. per person. Every Thursday leave the dock by Upper Deck at 7pm and cruise while hearing popular local performers. Watch for updates and specials on our Face Book page every week beginning in June.
Pub crawls and mixers – stop at the area eateries where you can see a totally different kind of wildlife that inhabits the region! Bring your own playlists to play, dance and enjoy the ride between parties. State law prohibits alcohol aboard the boat but the local bars provide it, so get yourselves a designated driver for afterward and we’ll shuttle you around on the water.
Sunset dinner cruises – enjoy a delicious steak or chicken or vegetarian dinner – for two or four participants. Bring your own music or ask us to design a playlist of music from your era. (very impressive for anniversaries and other occasions) Lunch cruises also available.
Public Cruise – Come join other like-minded passengers and enjoy a lower fare. Great when you want to get out on the water and don’t have a group together for a private cruise. Meet new people and still enjoy the same 2 hour ride. Be sure to reserve your space online by clicking the BOOK NOW button at top of any page. Walk-ons welcome as space permits – boat capacity reduced to 8 for 2020. Departure is from Pick’s at the Lakes, 530 Portage Lakes Drive Akron, Ohio 44319 at 10, 2, and 6 on M-W-& F.
Many other group get-togethers are available to suit your individual needs, such as Bible Studies, corporate incentives, family picnics, and practically anything else you may prefer.