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M/S Mount Washington Pays Tribute to Elvis

Press Releases - July 1, 2010

On Monday, July 12 the M/S Mount Washington will be cruising the waters of Lake Winnipesaukee as passengers remember the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll. So grab your Blue Suede Shoes and get for an evening filled with memories of this popular icon.

The “Tribute to Elvis” cruise departs from Weirs Beach at 6pm., with boarding time at 5:15pm This three-hour cruise is $43 for adults, and $33 for children and seniors (60+).  A two entrée buffet dinner is included with the ticket price.

Monday nights are discount senior nights on the M/S Mount Washington. Visit for more information about other weekly themed cruises. Monday evening cruises run through August 30.

The official 2010 season for the cruise line runs from May 22 until October 24. Daily 2 ½-hour cruises depart from Weirs Beach. On alternating days cruises are also offered from Wolfeboro, Alton Bay, Center Harbor, and Meredith. Daytime cruises depart Weirs Beach at 10am and 12:30pm. There are additional cruises to the islands offered on the mail boats, Sophie C. and Doris E.

In the spring and fall, dinner dance cruise are available on the weekends. During the months of July and August, evening cruises are offered Monday through Saturday.

The M/S Mount Washington features four levels, three dance floors, and several outside areas for enjoying the cruise during the daytime or evening. The family-owned ship operates May through October, offering daytime scenic, evening dinner & dance, and special themed cruises. With a capacity of 1,250 passengers, the Mount serves as the largest restaurant in the state and a popular gathering point for school proms, college reunions, large corporate celebrations and weddings–approximately 700 couples have tied the knot aboard the M/S Mount Washington.

To learn more about the various ships and to view a more detailed cruise schedule with times and ticket prices, visit the Mount Washington Cruise website at Tickets can be purchased online or by calling toll-free 1-888-843-6686 or locally at 366-5531. 

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