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.
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)
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.
This Sunday was a beautiful day in Destin Florida and just the way to start out our week with a very special moment. Sayge and Heather met our wedding coordinator Julie for a tour of the SOLARIS yacht venue for weddings at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. However, Sayge had a different agenda that day.
That day, they said “I Do” to an official engagement AND a wedding on the SOLARIS yacht. Sayge got down on one knee at on the SOLARIS sky deck and gave Heather the most beautiful ring! Getting engaged and married at the same location – beyond romantic.
And it just so happened that 30A caught it with a live video on Facebook. Watch this!
Our wedding planners can’t wait to plan this amazing wedding with this amazing couple! Congrats again!
SunQuest Cruises SOLARIS Champagne & Seafood Lunch Cruise Celebrate the Kick-Off of the Sandestin Wine Festival on the SOLARIS Yacht
Sip, savor and sail for the Sandestin Wine Festival as sparkling waves and soft breezes set the mood for SunQuest Cruises’s Champagne & Seafood Lunch Cruise on Friday, April 15th from 12 – 3 p.m. In partnership with Coastal Wine & Spirits, SunQuest Cruises presents the ultimate way to kick off the Sandestin Wine Festival just steps away on a 125 foot yacht. Patrons will embark on a culinary adventure of four different courses all paired with premium champagnes.
“The Sandestin Wine Festival is one of the most anticipated events of the year and our location just steps away makes it a perfect way to celebrate the start of the weekend,” stated James Murray, General Manager for SOLARIS. “Our chefs have created a signature menu that is art for the palette featuring fresh seafood and sparkling champagnes.”
This signature SOLARIS event begins before the Sandestin Wine Festival with a dockside reception at noon. Guests can take in the panoramic views and fresh coastal breezes from the open-air sky deck while enjoying Ruinart Blanc de Blancs Champagne with Sauteed Gulf Coast Oysters and champagne butter, Lobster and Waffles and Seared Rosemary-Crusted Sea Scallops. As the SOLARIS yacht cruises the open waters, the “Make Way” Course will be served, including Fried Green Tomatoes with Roasted Corn and Crawfish Cream and a Chandon Delice Champagne / Ketel Citroen cocktail.
Following is the “Waypoint” Course, a Lemon Grass and Ginger Soup with Gulf Shrimp, paired with Ruinart Brut Rose Champagne. The final course is the “Marker” Course, featuring a Persillade-Crusted Mahi Mahi with Three-Potato Hash and a Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Champagne / Nolets Gin cocktail.
The SOLARIS Sandestin Wine Festival Champagne & Seafood Lunch Cruise is $90 per person including a four-course meal, premium champagne pairings and two-hour cruise. The dockside reception begins at 12 p.m. with cruise from 1 – 3 p.m. Reservations required online or call 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. The SOLARIS is the onlydining and entertainment yacht in Northwest Florida, offering public dinner cruises year-round for up to 150 people. Since 2004, the award-winning SOLARIS has also served as a unique venue for weddings/receptions, corporate functions, group activities and other events. The SOLARIS has been the recipient of several review-based accolades, including the “Best Wedding and Reception Venue” Knot award for seven consecutive years and the 2016 WeddingWire Couples’ Choice award. For more information, visit www.SunQuestCruises.com or call 850.650.2519.