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Burlesque Sail on the Clipper City

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  • 1 Guest
    • Adult (19+)
  • Children from age 0 to 18 are not allowed.
from US$ 79.00 per person pp
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Key Highlights

  • Smartphone vouchers accepted – no need to print!
  • Enjoy a riotous cruise around New York Harbor on a restored pre-Civil War schooner!
  • Meet the burlesque beauties from Dances of Vice!
  • View the wonderfully illuminated New York skyline!
  • See the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, and Governors Island!
  • Take the party from the New York streets to the waters of Upper Bay!
  • Choose between 4 uniquely themed burlesque shows!
  • Overview

    Embark on a racy pleasure cruise aboard a pre-Civil War schooner during a Burlesque Sail on the Clipper City!

    Put on your most glamorous attire and climb aboard the famed Clipper City for a riotous boat ride around New York Harbor! Cast off from Slip 2 in Battery Park and view the beautiful New York cityscape from a distance. There’s nothing quite like the illuminated New York skyline reflected in the waters of Upper Bay! Then, enjoy live dance performances by NYC’s best Burlesque troupe: Dances of Vice! If you’re looking for something a little risqué, then a Burlesque Sail on the Clipper City is what to do in New York!

    Grab a drink from the bar and take a seat before the show begins. Then, sit back, relax, and enjoy the salacious choreography from the girls of Dances of Vice. Choose between differently themed shows on the first Friday of each month between June and September. In order, they are Bizarre Boudoir Fetish, Disco by Moonlight, Heartbreak Hotel, and Jazz Age. Enjoy a seductive burlesque dance routine while viewing an illuminated Lady Liberty, Ellis Island, Governors Island, and more! So, gather the crew and weigh anchor in search of the one of the most titillating things to do in New York!

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?

    Jun - Sep: 1st Friday of every month


    Approximately 2 hours

    Start time

    9:45 p.m.

    Meeting Point

    Slip 2 on the south side of Battery Park in Lower Manhattan

    Ending Point

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Burlesque Sail on the Clipper City
    • A 2-hour cruise around New York Harbor
    • A ride on a pre-Civil War era tall ship
    • Burlesque dance performances by Dances of Vice
    • Access to a cash bar
  • Please note

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organized activity to reconfirm.

    No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or a tablet, you can present the voucher on your device for this activity.

    So there’s no last-minute rush, please arrive at the start point 30 minutes early.

    If you have not checked in 10 minutes prior to the departure time, you risk losing your space on the boat. You must have a boarding pass with you in order to board. Please send MBS a sample voucher.

    Adults and children under the age of 21 will have to sit this one out.

    The meeting location is just west of the Staten Island Ferry Terminal and Battery Gardens Restaurant.

    Full Bar and snacks available for purchase on-board.

    Suggested Attire: 1960-70’s Glamour, Femme Fatale, Secret Agent, Mod, Villain Chic, etc.