Speakeasy on the River

On the Belle of Louisville

About this Cruise

Turn back the clock and take a step back in time aboard our prohibition-themed cruise! Grab your best three-piece suit or flapper dress and dance the night away with lessons of the most popular dances of the time. After listening to the greatest songs of the 1920s and 30s from a live band, experience a cocktail tasting in the speakeasy experience inside the Captain’s Quarters…it’s sure to be the bee’s knees!

This cruise is from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. aboard the Belle of Louisville on August 11, 2023. This is an ages 21+ cruise.

Two ticket types are available:

  • Eat and Drink Tickets: Include appetizer stations and 1 drink ticket
    • $64.99 for adults (ages 21-64) and$62.99 for seniors (ages 65+)
  • Drink Tickets: Include 1 drink ticket
    • $39.99 for adults (ages 21-64) and seniors (ages 65+)

Sample Appetizer Stations*:

  • Gourmet Cheese Boards
  • Carving Station with Cocktail Sandwiches
  • Mashed Potato Bar
  • Assorted Desserts Station

*Appetizers are subject to change.

**Special dietary requests (vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, etc.) require a 72-hour notice for the caterer to accommodate your request. Please notify our ticket office at 502-574-2992 with any special dietary requests at least 72 hours before your cruise.


Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your cruise. Boarding begins 60 minutes prior to departure.

Dress Code

1920s and 30s attire is encouraged, but not required. We do recommend checking the weather before your cruise and dressing accordingly. Sunscreen or hats are recommended during the summer. Flat shoes are encouraged due to uneven walking surfaces and stairs on the wharf and boat.

Additional Information

  • Food and drink are available for purchase at our Concession Stand and Bar. (View the menu here.)

Welcome Aboard!

Book Now
Interested in booking for a group?

Group Rates are available for groups of 15+ people. Click here to learn more about Group & Private events or fill out our contact form.

more cruises like this

Bourbon on the River

September 1 | Delve your senses into the Kentucky experience aboard this one-of-a-kind cruise featuring unique bourbon tastings, live music and more!

Ghosts on the River

October 13 | Be prepared to come face-to-face with ghosts and apparitions—real and imagined—when you step aboard the 108-year-old haunted steamer Belle of Louisville.

Most Popular
Sunset Cruise

There are few things as beautiful as Louisville at sunset. Whether you’re admiring the views or dancing in the moonlight, enjoy yourself out on the river with a gentle breeze. Add in live music and there’s nowhere better to be than on the Belle of Louisville. End your evening onboard or start your night out with us—either way, it’s sure to be a special occasion. Sunset Cruises are two-hour excursions.