Dutch Apple Cruises and Albany Trolleys are hosting a special day where Capital Region residents can commute to and from work in Albany or Troy (in either direction) on board the Dutch Apple. In honor of the Hudson-Fulton-Champlain Quadricentennial, this event will recreate the 19th and early 20th Century experience of commuting between these two cities by Hudson River passenger boat. WHAT: Riverboat commuter service returns to the Capital Region for one day. WHEN: Wednesday, May 13.
- Morning cruise leaves Albany at 6:45 a.m. and arrives in Troy at 7:25 a.m.
- The after-work cruise departs Albany at 5:25 p.m. and arrives in Troy at 6:05 p.m. The boat leaves Troy at 6:30 p.m. and arrives back in Albany at 7:10 p.m. The after-work cruise will feature complimentary finger foods, a cash bar and live music by the Clarinet Marmalade (a trio of members from the Skip Parsons Riverboat Jazz Band). The Albany Trolley will pick up passengers for the cruise starting at 4:45 p.m. at select downtown Albany locations.
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