The most unique, intimate and memorable celebrations happen aboard the Yacht Northern Star

Vermont Classic Lake Cruises transforms ordinary parties into glass raising celebrations with striking International scenery, luxury amenities and Vermont's most classic luxury yacht.  Intimate and elegantly appointed just for you, the Yacht Northern Star is expressly designed for you and your guests ultimate relaxation and welcoming comfort. 


A  private event on the Yacht Northern Star is a truly unique and a very intimate cruising experience. Whether it's an anniversary, birthday celebration, company party, wedding, post-wedding brunch or luxury dinner cruise - it’s  your very own private yacht designed with a warm and inviting black walnut decor and a crew that pampers you with nothing but five star service.

You'll be surprised how easy it to host an event on the Yacht Northern Star! There is always full  bar service, chef prepared menu options plus a variety of available live entertainment. We handle every detail so planning and hosting your event is always easy.


How It Works
We offer private events for parties ranging in size from as little as 6 to as many 49.

We offer three options from dockside gatherings, to classic lake cruising or a combination of both. All are available on a daily basis for Morning, Lunch, Afternoon, Sunset and Evening events. Bookings include total access to the Yacht Northern Star, dedicated service staff and priority boarding for all guests.

Food and Beverage Options
The Yacht Northern Star presents a concise menu of ingredient-driven local offerings with all our menu options prepared and cooked fresh on board every cruise insuring your taste-buds of only the highest quality and succulent flavor.

The Yacht Northern Star crafts nautically inspired cocktails using fresh squeezed juices and quality spirits. The bar also offers a smart selection of craft beers, wonderful wines, and crisp Champagne.

Rates & Availability

How It Works
The Yacht Northern Star is available on a daily basis for Morning, Lunch, Afternoon, Sunset and Evening events for up to 49 guests. There are 3 enclosed climate controlled decks and 2 sun decks. Each event has a minimum duration of two hours. Rates are comprised of a private charter fee, food and beverage selection, and an 18% service charge on consumables. Bookings include complete use of the Yacht Norther Star, dedicated service staff, and priority boarding for all guests. Additional “at dock” time after cruising is available.

Food & Drinks
Food and drinks are offered either À la carte from our menu, beverage pricing includes “open bar” for the duration of the event, cash bar or set drink tickets with options ranging from non-alcoholic to signature cocktails, wine, and beer. Food service is presented either plated or buffet style with menus ranging from a simple cocktail Hors d’oeuvres to a complete meal. A menu is included on page 10 of this packet.

8:00am – 5pm  $500 per hour + F&B (Minimum 2hours)

5:30pm – 11:45pm $600 per hour + F&B (Minimum 2hours)


To reserve a date and time call 802-487-0234 or email us below.   FAQ


The Yacht Northern Star offers a unique blend of the finest dining, wines, entertainment and service found on International Lake Memphremagog in Northern Vermont. Make the most of your vacation, corporate event, birthday and any other occasion aboard
the Yacht Northern Star. The only Luxury International lake cruising adventure in New England!


Book your unforgettable international cruising experience now for guaranteed good times and great memories!

Departing from Newport's City Dock and Gateway Center • GPS Address: 84 Fyfe Dr, Newport Vermont 05855