Charters

American Lady’s exclusive charters are a great way to commemorate special occasions such as rehearsal dinners, family reunions, anniversaries, birthdays, Sunday brunches, class reunions and graduation parties. These momentous occasions are made even more memorable when celebrated aboard the luxurious American Lady, Dubuque’s Finest Yacht!

We also specialize in corporate functions such as board meetings, entertaining clients, awards banquets or company outings, all at very affordable rates.

You can trust our professional Event Planners to pay close attention to your groups’ needs and ensure that all of the details are taken care of to the highest standard of excellence. We will design your event to reflect your personal style, taste and budget.

We are happy to provide you with affordable charter packages that will impress your guests, and let you sit back and enjoy the event, while our staff and crew attend to your every need.

Contact us to book these affordable cruises!

THE QUARTERMASTER CRUISE

The American Lady can accommodate your group of up to 135 passengers on a 2 hour private charter. Your luxurious cruise will include your choice of three of the following appetizers:

  • Ham,Turkey & Beef Cocktail Sandwiches w/ herbed mayonnaise
  • Hot Buffalo, Barbecued or Plain Chicken Wings
  • Swedish or Barbecue Meatballs
  • Bruschetta Bowl with Garlic Toasted Crustinis
  • Roasted Corn & Black Bean Salsa w/ Tortilla Chips
  • Hot Spinach Dip with Chips
  • Mini Reubens
  • Homemade French Onion Dip with Homemade Potatoe Chips
  • Crab Salad and Crackers
  • Crab Stuffed Mushrooms

Rates

 Guests

 Sunday- Thursday

 Fridays, Saturdays & Holidays

 Up to 49 Guests

 $1595.00

 $1895.00

 50 – 74 Guests

 $1795.00

 $2095.00

 75 – 99 Guests

 $1995.00

 $2295.00

 100 – 124 Guests

 $2195.00

 $2495.00

 125 – 135 Guests

 $2395.00

 $2695.00

  • Add one hour of cruising at $ 350.00
  • Add one hour dockside at $ 175.00

THE CAPTAINS’ CRUISE

Enhance your experience by offering your guests a bountiful appetizer buffet. You choose six of the following sumptuous choices:

  • Shrimp & Crab Pinwheels with Cocktail Sauce
  • Crudites with Sundried Tomato Ranch Dressing
  • Seasonal Fruit Display with Honey Yogurt Dip
  • Cheese & Sausage Display garnished with Grapes
  • Martini Shrimp Salsa
  • Crab Cakes with Roasted Red Pepper Aioli
  • Beer-Cheese & Artichoke Dip with Tortilla Chips
  • Turkey & Dressing Sandwiches
  • Ham, Turkey & Beef Cocktail Sandwiches
  • Hot Buffalo, Barbecued or Plain Chicken Wings
  • Swedish or Barbecue Meatballs
  • Bruschetta Bowl with Garlic Toasted Crustinis
  • Roasted Corn & Black Bean Salsa with Tortilla Chips
  • Hot Spinach Dip with Chips
  • Mini Reubens
  • Homemade French Onion Dip with Homemade Potatoe Chips
  • Crab Salad and Crackers
  • Crab Stuffed Mushrooms

Rates

 Guests

 Sunday – Thursday

 Friday, Saturday & Holidays

 Up to 49 Guests

 $1995.00

 $2295.00

 50 – 74 Guests

 $2395.00

 $2695.00

 75 – 99 Guests

 $2795.00

 $3095.00

 100 – 124 Guests

 $3195.00

 $3495.00

 125 – 135 Guests

 $3595.00

 $3895.00

  • Add one hour of cruising $ 350.00
  • Add one hour of dockside $ 175.00

THE COMMODORES’ CRUISE

You may also choose to treat your guests to a sumptuous dinner buffet during the cruise. After boarding the American Lady and enjoying your hors’d oeuvres, you will enjoy a relaxing dinner while taking in the magnificent scenery.

Choose from two of the following Entrees:

  • Charbroiled Beef Tenderloin Medallions served with Carmelized Onions and a Cabernet Reduction Sauce
  • Slow Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Louisiana Cane Syrup Sauce
  • Ham Steak with a Pineapple Glaze
  • Grilled, Marinated Breast of Chicken with Chasseur Sauce
  • Smothered Chicken
  • Caesar Ponga

Prepared by our Executive Chef, all Dinner Entrees are Served with One Choice of Each:

  • Parsley Buttered Red Smashed Potatoes, Bacon Cheddar Mashed Potatoes or Rice Pilaf
  • Glazed Baby Carrots or Green Bean Amandine
  • Fresh Green Salad with 2 Choices of Dressing
  • Dinner Rolls
  • Brownies or Assorted Cookies
  • Freshly Brewed Coffee and Iced Tea$17.95 per person with Quartermaster CruiseChildrens’ Menus can be accommodated with advance noticeEnjoy your next special occasion aboard our million dollar yacht! Contact Diane Averkamp to plan your private charter. 563-557-9700

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