Smooth Sailing Celebrations

North Jersey



Imagine a wedding day adventure with all your friends and family. With Smooth Sailing Celebrations, you will find yourself wedding your mate while sailing and soaking up luscious Hudson River views. Getting married on a private yacht provides an intimate setting surrounded by glistening water. You and your family will find yourselves in awe of the spectacular New York City skyline, relishing in the romantic scenery as the city lights up as night progresses. An outdoor wedding reception on the deck will be accompanied by indoor cocktails and dining. With an in-house culinary expert, your wedding can be a customized experience with food that suits your taste and style. Smooth Sailing provides a Bridal Suite ensuring that you and your wedding party may get ready with ease. With incredible views, a festive atmosphere and an outdoor dance floor, you’re bound to find Smooth Sailing Celebrations an incredible wedding day retreat. Join us on a boat ride that will change your life as you prepare to sail off into wedded bliss.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Ocean/Waterfront View, Cruise Ship/Yacht, City/Skyline View, Ballrooms, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 345 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 345 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 245 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 4:00AM.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for a ceremony and reception but there is a guest minimum of 100 applied to this particular yacht. There are more than 40 OTHER yacht options ideal for private events of 12 to 1,200 guests. The venue allows 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $1,500/hr. Options and prices are based on Aqua Azul. Please inquire with venue coordinator for details.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Smooth Sailing Celebrations is estimated at between $19,791 and $27,381 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
2 Rooftop Decks: Covered rooftop deck and Uncovered rooftop deck
Wedding Deck Ceremony set up chapel-style with white garden chairs and aisle runner

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 4:00AM
Votive candles only allowed in bowls of water