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Tune out the daily grind and and lose yourself in the sights and sounds of some of the Northwest's best tribute bands aboard the Tribute Thursday Early Escape Cruise. Come aboard for this two-hour party as we cruise down the Willamette River featuring live music every Thursday afternoon from July-September.

A $12 bistro plate and a full service bar are available for additional purchase on board. Admit it! You deserve a break so grab your friends / coworkers and get in on the fun. All this party needs is you, so Book Now!

Boarding 2:45pm
Cruising 3:15pm-5:00pm
Adults From $37
Group of 15 or more? $21 per person discounted tickets!

VIP Liberty Package includes one drink per person and a bistro ticket - $57 per person

July

7/11 — Petty Fever (Tom Petty Tribute)

Petty Fever, LA Music Awards 2013 & 2014 Tribute Band of The Year award winner, provides a stunning salute to Tom Petty, performing over three decades of classic Petty hits, featuring veteran Guitarist/Vocalist & LA Music Awards "2014 Live Performer of The Year" Nominee, Frank Murray.

Book Tom Petty 7/11

7/18 — Erotic City (Prince Tribute)

For the last 20 years, Julian Stefoni has been paying tribute to his purple majesty. Being multi-talented, playing guitar, keyboards, singing and dancing/performing, being backed by some really funky musicians, Erotic City delivers a high energy show that features classic Prince songs from his ultimate collection. With a complete live stage show, when its time to party like its 1999, Erotic City doesn't hold back with the high heels, the lace pants, the 'infamous' purple coat, and all of the sexiness you will get in a Prince show. If you're ever in need of you purple fix, Erotic City will definitely show up in a little red corvette with darling Nikki and create some controversy!

Book Prince 7/18

7/25 — Glass Of Hearts (Blondie Tribute)

"We're Glass Of Hearts, a Portland, OR based tribute to Blondie. With decades of stage experience between us we bring an authentic and energetic Blondie experience to life. From their Punk rock roots to their New Wave and Pop song glamour, we provide the look and sound of Blondie in their prime."

Book Blondie 7/25

August

8/1 — Gold Dust (Fleetwood Mac Tribute)

Portland-based tribute band dedicated to celebrating the amazing music of Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks! This 6 member band recreates the iconic sounds, signature licks and emotional drama Fleetwood Mac is best know for. We invite our audiences to sing along, dance, twirl and take a step back in time as we rock out the greatest 70's and 80's hits of FM!!!

Book Fleetwood Mac 8/1

8/8 — Lucky Town (Bruce Springsteen Tribute)

Lucky Town is Portland, Oregon's Bruce Springsteen tribute band. "The Boss" is known for his high energy shows, and Lucky Town delivers, with hits from every decade of Bruce's distinguished career. Each musician in the band has a minimum of 25 years of professional experience in the music industry locally and throughout the United States. Lucky Town will have you on your feet and singing along all night!

Lucky Town consists of: Justin Sheehy, Matt Killwien, David Stenson, Becky Pershing, Greg Kaiser, Steven Shroy and Steve Strain.

Book Bruce Springsteen 8/8

8/15 — S.O.S. (The Police Tribute)

Born out of a shared love of the incredible studio sound and otherworldly live performance of this band, Mitch W, Anthony M and Cory W come together to form S.O.S., A Tribute to the Police. Portland based S.O.S. brings the high-energy performance, unique lead vocals, guitar tones, evocative vocal harmonies and intense rhythms that catapulted Sting, Andy and Stewart to rock royalty! A show not to be missed!

Book The Police 8/15

8/22 — Fortunate Son (Creedence Clearwater Revival Tribute)

What can we say? Creedence Clearwater Revival is just one of those bands who everyone knows and loves! Their country rock twist and southern fried swampum style music, captivated all of the retro children back in the day. Hits like Proud Mary, Born on the Bayou, Fortunate Son, Have You Ever Seen the Rain, Green River and on and on...

This tribute show is so much fun for all.

Book Creedence Clearwater Revival 8/22

8/29 — The Mighty Mangoes (Jimmy Buffet Tribute)

John Powell, Clark Lynch and Arne Olsen are “The Mighty Mangoes” In June of 1985, Jimmy Buffett released the song, The Last Mango In Paris. With John at the helm and mango power on stage, join us for songs by Jimmy Buffett played in the spirit of Parrotheads and fun seekers. Climb on board, sing along, dance, 2017 is just warming up.

Book Jimmy Buffet 8/29

September

9/5 — S.O.S. (The Police Tribute)

Born out of a shared love of the incredible studio sound and otherworldly live performance of this band, Mitch W, Anthony M and Cory W come together to form S.O.S., A Tribute to the Police. Portland based S.O.S. brings the high-energy performance, unique lead vocals, guitar tones, evocative vocal harmonies and intense rhythms that catapulted Sting, Andy and Stewart to rock royalty! A show not to be missed!

Book The Police 9/5

9/12 — Garcia Birthday Band (Grateful Dead Tribute)

Garcia Birthday Band (GBB), based in Portland Oregon, is the Pacific Northwest’s premier Grateful Dead experience! Formed in 1999, GBB is a group of veteran musicians celebrating and interpreting the vast repertoire of Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead, and bringing to life the good ole’ vibes that were contagious ‘on tour’ back in the day. But this isn’t a “tribute band”… Drawing on decades of individual and shared experience, GBB crafts and transforms this great music into something fresh and original. Solid chops, tight arrangements and fine harmonies all contribute to the band’s musical travels and explorations of one of the greatest and most diverse songbooks of all time.

Book Grateful Dead 9/12

9/16 — Doll Party (Dolly Parton Tribute)

Doll Party is an all dolls 6 piece tribute to one of the most profound songwriters of American music; Dolly Parton! Chalked full of harmonies and attitude, they play all your favorites and more! Formed with members of The Gossip, Mini Blinds, The Fur Coats.



Book Journey 9/19

9/26 — Girl Can't Help It (Journey Tribute)

Portland based Journey tribute, “Girl Can’t Help It,” will have you Captured from Arrival to Departure, staying true to the original recordings with lead singer Miaya Shambry’s gritty powerhouse vocals, Dan Johnson slayin’ the guitar solos, Natasha Flynn’s timeless piano/synth hooks, Dianna Hnatiw driving deep on drums, and April Krubel bringin’ it, backing up the signature three part female harmonies that make this band’s unique take on old Journey favorites.



Book Journey 9/26

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