Destin Thanksgiving Buffets on SOLARIS Yacht

Thanksgiving Buffet Cruises on SOLARIS Yacht Sandestin Florida

SOLARIS Yacht is a memorable alternative to restaurants in Destin for Thanksgiving
Celebrate Thanksgiving in Destin Florida on the water on SunQuest Cruises’ Thanksgiving Buffet Cruises on the SOLARIS yacht in Sandestin on Thursday, November 24. Guests will enjoy a lavish Thanksgiving Buffet including a cornucopia of coastal and traditional cuisines, with the lunch cruise from 12-2 pm and the dinner cruise from 6-8 pm.
“The Solaris yacht offers an unforgettable alternative to restaurants in Destin Florida for Thanksgiving,” said James Murray, General Manager for SunQuest Cruises. “It’s evolved into a time-honored tradition for families to join us for a relaxing day of great food and memories on the water.”
The journey begins as guests are greeted on-board by Captain Matt and explore all three indoor and outdoor decksof the 125’ SOLARIS yacht. Whether it’s inside the elegant dining room with panoramic windows or on the open air decks, all seating on the SOLARIS yacht offers breathtaking scenic views of the beautiful local waters and landscape.
The SOLARIS chefs freshly prepare all meals aboard the yacht’s galley. The lavish Thanksgiving Buffet includes a Savory-Roasted Turkey with Giblet Gravy, Maple Ham, Herb-Infused Mashed Potatoes, Green Bean Casserole, Cornbread Dressing, Sweet Potato Casserole, Honey & Garlic-Glazed Carrots and a traditional Thanksgiving Dessert.
The SOLARIS yacht is docked at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. Prices for the Thanksgiving Buffet Cruise in Destin range from $23 – $62 per person, which includes a two-hour cruise and a delectable Thanksgiving buffet.  Reservations are required for the Destin Thanksgiving Buffet Cruises online or by calling 850.650.2519.
About SunQuest Cruises SOLARIS
Docked at Sandestin’s Baytowne Marina, SunQuest Cruises’ SOLARIS yacht is a magnificent 125 foot, 5,200 square foot yacht with three decks of indoor and outdoor spaces.  TheSOLARIS is the only dining and entertainment yacht in Northwest Florida, offering public dinner cruises year-round for up to 150 people. Since 2004, the award-winningSOLARIS has also served as a unique venue for weddings/receptions, holiday parties, corporate functions, group activities and other events. The SOLARIS has been the recipient of the “Best Wedding and Reception Venue” award by readers of The Knot for seven consecutive years. For more information, visit or call850.650.2519.


Cruise through a relaxing and memorable Thanksgiving Lunch or Dinner Buffet
on the SOLARIS yacht in Sandestin.

5 Reasons to Fall in Love on the SOLARIS Yacht

The amazing fall season is upon us in the Sandestin and Destin area. It truly is one of the most wonderful times of the year. The fall season brings cooler temps, less humidity and less crowds. It’s a tranquil time of colorful sunsets, butterflies migrating throughout the air and crystal blue ocean waters. Do you need another reason to schedule a beach vacation?
It’s also one of the most wonderful times of the year on the SOLARIS yacht. If you’re looking for things to do in Destin in the fall, our year-round dinner cruises begin with a vibrant fall sunset and ends with dancing under the stars to live music. There are many reasons to ‘fall’ in love on the SOLARIS this fall season.
1. destin beach weddings to yacht weddingsDestin Weddings – From the majestic SOLARIS yacht to the sugar white beaches, SunQuest offers a variety of wedding venues in Destin Florida for any size group. Some of our couples enjoy the best of both worlds with a beach wedding followed by a sunset reception cruise on the SOLARIS yacht. Our couples also enjoy the best value with the services of our full-service wedding planners included in all Destin wedding packages. The fall season offers some of the best sunsets, weather and views from the SOLARIS sky deck as well as from the panoramic windows on the 2 other decks.
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2. Anniversaries – What’s a more romantic way to celebrate anniversaries in Destin Florida than on a luxurious 125 foot yacht? Our year-round sunset dinner cruises offer a memorable way to celebrate – including a 3 course, chef-prepared meal and dancing under the stars to live music. We even offer anniversary packages complete with premium champagne, flowers and more.
3. Engagements – We are honored to be part of numerous memorable engagements in destinengagements in Destin Florida on the SOLARIS yacht. One evening we had 8 couples get engaged on 1 of our dinner cruises. The SOLARIS sky deck is also a popular engagement spot as many have gotten down on one knee at sunset and sealed the deal with a kiss. We’ve had many couples who have gotten married at the exact same spot on the SOLARIS sky deck where they got engaged.
4. Wedding Celebrations – Our Destin wedding planners have been planning Destin reception-out-at-sea-whats-more-romantic-destin-weddings-on-the-solaris-yachtwedddings and related events for over 10 years. From small intimate gatherings to elaborate Florida destination weddings of 150, they can assist with any bridal events, including rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, bridal brunches, bachelor/bachelorette parties, engagement parties and more. Our event planners can assist with everything from start to finish, including decor, flowers, entertainment, accommodations and more.
5. Our promise – There’s a reason the SOALRIS and the entire SunQuest team (from the chefs to the wedding planners) have won review-based awards 7 years in a row from the Knot and WeddingWire. Based on Destin wedding testimonials only, SunQuest continues to excel as one of the top Destin wedding venues and top wedding planning services in Destin Florida. For over 12 years, we’ve worked closely with couples from all across the country from start to finish to make their wedding day as unique as the couple themselves.
Ready to fall in love on the SOLARIS? Request information from our wedding planners today.

Holiday Parties In Destin Fla | Venues and Catering

The holiday season will be here in less than 12 weeks, beginning with Thanksgiving and then on to the fast-paced weeks leading up to Christmas. Everyone’s calendars will fill up with holiday parties galore – the work party, the family party, the friends party, the school parties. Break up the party fatigue with a venue and experience that they will remember for years to come.
destin-wedding-venues-emerald-coast-magazine-best-of-award We were just voted Best Event Venue in Destin Florida by the readers of Emerald Coast Magazine!
If you’re considering or hosting a holiday party in Destin this year, SunQuest Cruises can make it easy, affordable and memorable.The SOLARIS yacht is an award-winning venue for any type of event in Destin – from small company meetings and private group cruises to large weddings and parties for up to 150 people. The SOLARIS yacht and its staff have been the recipient of a variety of review-based awards including 7-year consecutive winner of the Knot’s Best Weddings Award.
How often can someone say they went on a 125 foot yacht? Your guests will embark on an unforgettable experience that includes cruising into the sunset, toasting to the evening on the sky deck, indulging in a chef-prepared meal and dancing to live music. As an added convenience, your guests can stay steps away at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort.
Affordable and Flexible Holiday Party Package Options start at under $60/pp and include:

  • Public Dinner and Dancing Cruise with Live Entertainment

  • Public Dinner and Dancing Cruise with Live Entertainment and Unlimited Beer & Wine

  • Public Dinner and Dancing Cruise with Live Entertainment and Unlimited Beer, Wine and Cocktails

  • 2nd Deck Semi-Private Dinner and Dancing Cruise with Live Entertainment and Unlimited Beer, Wine and Cocktails

  • 1st Deck Semi-Private Dinner and Dancing Cruise with Live Entertainment and Unlimited Beer, Wine and Cocktails

  • Private Chartered Dinner and Dancing Cruise with Live Entertainment and Unlimited Beer, Wine and Cocktails – Book 3 hour private evening charter and the 4th hour is on us (up to $1,000 value)

The SOLARIS yacht boasts over 5,000 square feet on three spacious indoor and outdoor decks, including the open air sky deck. Guests will enjoy a 3-course, chef-prepared meal and dance to live entertainment as well as enjoy the full-service bar. Full-time, experienced event planners are included in all holiday party packages to assist with pre-planning, decor, menus and all the way to execution.
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Your guests can enjoy a luxurious yacht experience without the hefty price tag. Flexible packages are available to accommodate budgets, including semi-private or private cruises. And you enjoy great value and a stress-free experience as you let our event planners do all the work from start to finish.
If you already have a venue in mind, our chefs are also available for off-site catering to all surrounding areas including 30A, Destin, Fort Walton Beach and more. SunQuest Catering offers a variety of menus or our event planners can work with your budget to create a custom event menu.
For information on Destin holiday party packages and off-site catering, call us at 850.650.2519 or request information online here.