The Pirate Ship Formidable




Massachusetts Bay Lines provides people a once in the lifetime opportunity to tour Boston Harbor aboard a pirate ship. This Boston Harbor adventure is available for your wedding day. Imagine walking down a wharf, stepping onto a tall ship and becoming a pirate! Join the party… join the crew! Your captivating interactive experience is enhanced by the pirate crew’s entertaining and informative manner. Engaging your guests, young and old alike, telling sea stories, playing sea shanties and firing the cannon. The professional crew is made up of enthusiasts of pirates, patriots, privateers and other sea rovers looking every bit the part of “Living History” and “Pirates Life for Me” giving a glimpse of what colonial life at sea was like. Imagine panoramic water and city views, multiple decks, and incredible photo opportunities! Host your unique wedding day with family and friends aboard The Pirate Ship Formidable.

Venue Style

Ocean/Waterfront View, Cruise Ship/Yacht, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 47 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 47 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 47 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 47 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start up to 3 hours prior to event start time. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $2,400 to $2,550 for a reception and ceremony and includes 3 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The rental fee is $850 with for a ceremony only wedding. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $850/hr. Rental fee includes use of entire boat.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Kitchen for prep only
Public parking
LED candles only

Special Restrictions

Venue must approve all decorations
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:30PM