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LBKMAMA
03-24-2006, 02:06 PM
I've never heard of this Wishes Boat Ride to see the fireworks...is that something for Grand Gatherings? or can a family of 5 do it? How would you book that? Any info would be appreciated.

makinorlando
03-24-2006, 02:30 PM
Here is a link that explains the cruises - the number is 407-WDW-PLAY.


The cruises are great - we shared a boat with another family from the DIS in December for the Wishes Cruise that left from Grand Floridian. Our boat could have held 8 passengers.


http://www.wdwinfo.com/recreation/fireworks.htm

cruislovin
03-27-2006, 12:28 PM
My daughter and I are interested in taking this boat ride. How do you find someone to share it with?

spiceycat
03-27-2006, 01:45 PM
here is a link

http://www.disboards.com/showthread.php?t=560160

byoung
03-27-2006, 07:26 PM
Hope you fill your boat and enjoy.

LBKMAMA
03-28-2006, 04:59 PM
I'm just trying to get this right....Illuminations is for fireworks at Epcot and leaves from Boardwalk/yachtClub depending on boat.

Wishes is for MK fireworks and leaves from Grand Floridian docks?

They all run about the same price..when they say 8 people does that mean you count a 3 year old the same? Just wondering in case I wanted to try and find another family on the board.

Are there any boats that fit 11 (6 Adults and 5 kids ages 8 and under)
Thanks....

spiceycat
03-28-2006, 05:08 PM
wishes leaves from all the marina - Polyn, Cont, WL and GF.

I think there is one that fits 12 - I see what I can find.

spiceycat
03-28-2006, 05:12 PM
sorry maximum is 10....

http://disneyworld.disney.go.com/wdw/moreMagic/otherRecDetail?id=OtherRecSpecialtyCruisesDetailPa ge

I would still call 1-407-WDW-Play and see what WDW can find for you....

it will cost....

hfishman35DIS
03-04-2007, 11:38 PM
I know it's late, but I just found out last Friday that my wife and I will be in Orlando March21-March24. If you have space for two on an Illumination Cruise for the 21, 23 or 24 please send me a PM.

storzo
03-05-2007, 08:13 AM
I see that they don't supply liquor, do you know if you can bring a bottle of wine or anything?