Thursday, May 26, 2016

Public Cruises start May 5th, 2016

Please Call: (651) 436-8883

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Weddings on the St. Croix River

This is the first day of the rest of your life, let the Afton*Hudson Cruise Lines create the wedding of your dreams. We will take care of the details and entertain your guests by providing the finest in service, dining and cruising! You can sit back and enjoy your special day with spectacular views of Minnesota & Wisconsin on the Scenic St. Croix River or an evening under the stars. Dinner is catered by the Afton House Inn and served by our friendly and courteous staff. From small intimate occasions of 10 guests to large formal affaires up to 350 guests we'll make any occasion one everyone will remember for a lifetime!

We take the worry out of your special day!
For pricing and information contact us today at: 651-436-8883 and ask for  Dan or email

Must be purchased through the Afton House Inn.  Sorry no outside catering allowed.  However you are allowed to bring in your own cake.

On all of our boats we provide silk centerpieces on all tables.  If you would like to bring in your own, we will be happy to remove ours.  Please inquiry about our vendor list that has a variety of florists to choose from.

Our charter yachts are decorated with Italian sconces, brass ceilings and beautiful anchor carpeting.  The Grand Duchess and Afton Princess include table linen cloths.  If you would like to bring banners, table favors or place cards, flowers, etc., you are permitted to do so.  Confetti, glitter and tape are prohibited.

We have a great referral list of Bands, DJs, Magicians, Caricaturists, etc. that we provide each group when they reserve one of our charter vessels.  You can use someone on our referral list or bring your own.  A $50.00 Entertainment set up fee will apply to all entertainment brought on board.

Bar Arrangements
We do not have a bar minimum on our vessels.  We do require the bar to be available to your guests.  The bar arrangements are up to you, your choice.
Cash Bar - each guest pays for their own beverages ordered at the bar
Host Bar - the host pays for the bar. 
Host all beverages entire cruise time
Host all beverages for a time frame
Host certain beverages, for example beer and pop only
Mix and match any of the above
Drink Tokens - We will provide Afton * Hudson Cruise Lines wooden drink tokens.  The token is good for any beverage ordered or you can choose what you would like the token to be used for: pop, beer, wine, wine coolers or mixed drinks.  The token is worth the value of the drink ordered.



Weddings, Wedding VenuesAfton House Inn & Afton * Hudson Cruise Lines, Best Wedding Venues in Minneapolis - 2014 Couples' Choice Award Winner