Oktoberfest River Cruise

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This 90-minute cruise features autumn drink specials and a full bar/concession area with snacks and beverages available for purchase.

Join us for our annual Oktoberfest River Cruise! Celebrate all things Autumn as you cruise along the rivers of Washington D.C., Oktoberfest beer in hand. Enjoy a cider, pumpkin beer, sip on a glass of wine, or try our signature fall cocktail! Our friendly bartenders will be serving up drink specials all cruise long!

1300 Maine Ave SW - 1300 Maine Ave SW, Washington, DC 20024, USA

6:00- Boarding

6:15- Set Sail

7:45- Return To Dock

8:00- Vessel Cleared


National Ferry Corporation

Washington Marina
1300 Maine Avenue Southwest
Washington, DC 20024


Metro: Blue, Silver, Orange, Green, Yellow -- L'Enfant Plaza (10-15 minute walk)

From L'Enfant Plaza, Walk West on D Street toward 9th Street SW. Continue straight onto Maryland Ave. Walk around the Mandarin Oriental Hotel and take the footbridge across Maine Avenue. We are located directly across the street from the rear entrance of the Mandarin Oriental Hotel.

No on-site parking available! Please arrive extra early if you plan to drive to find parking in the area. Taxis are recommended as we cannot guarantee parking.



Washington Marina

1300 Maine Avenue SW

Washington, DC 20024

Identification (Passengers must be at least 21 years of age with valid identification in order to consume alcohol on board)

90-Minute Cruise

Children under 3 sail for free


Vessels feature enclosed indoor decks and two exterior decks for excellent views.
Full Bar/Concessions Area (Cash and all major credit cards accepted)
Drink Specials
Breathtaking Views of the DC from the waters edge

On-site parking is not available.

No smoking, bicycles, outside food/beverages, or pets permitted on board.

This cruise does not include complimentary food or beverages.

Please arrive 15-30 minutes prior to your cruise time as we cannot hold the boat for late arrivals! Email info@nationalferry.com with questions or concerns.


Passengers with pre-purchased tickets (such as Groupon or Living Social): You do not need to reserve through this store, DO NOT ENTER YOUR CREDIT CARD INFORMATION ON THIS SITE. Please follow the instructions on your voucher for redemption and reservations.

This ticket is non-refundable.  We sail rain or shine and cannot hold the boat for late arrivals, we suggest arriving 30 minutes prior to your cruise for check-in and boarding.

If you miss your cruise or would like to sail on a different date or time, you may use your ticket as a walkup/standby on any cruise of equal or lesser value. Reservations will not be rescheduled.


1300 Maine Ave SW
1300 Maine Ave SW, Washington, DC 20024, USA