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Jazzy Sundays Aboard the M/S Mount Washington

Sundays this summer are the perfect combination of jazz and brunch on board the M/S Mount Washington. Every Sunday the M/S Mount Washington sets out on a two and a half hour cruise on the waters of Lake Winnipesaukee. Fine cuisine, live jazz, champagne and spectacular views of New Hampshire’s Lakes Region are all part of the ticket price.

The Jazz Champagne Brunch departs from Weirs Beach at 10 a.m. and again at 12:30 p.m., and also from Alton Bay at 11:15 a.m. The brunch buffet includes a variety of breakfast and light luncheon items, accompanied by a variety of side dishes, desserts, coffee, tea and mimosas.

Tickets are just $40 for adults, $20 for children ages 5-12, while children under 4 years of age cruise free. Passengers can enjoy sounds of jazz as they eat and take in their surroundings. There is no cruise on June 20. Brunch tickets can be purchased online, and are valid for a one-time use on any Sunday Cruise.

The official 2010 season for the cruise line runs from May 22 until October 24. Daily 2 1/2 hour cruises depart from Weirs Beach. On alternating days cruises are also offered from Wolfeboro, Alton Bay, Center Harbor, and Meredith. Daytime cruises depart Weirs Beach at 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. There are additional cruises to the islands offered on the Mail Boat, Sophie C. and Doris E. In the spring and fall, dinner dance cruise are available on the weekends. During the months of July and August, evening cruises are offered Monday through Saturday.

The M/S Mount Washington features four levels, three dance floors, and several outside areas for enjoying the cruise during the daytime or evening. The family-owned ship operates May through October, offering daytime scenic, evening dinner & dance, and special themed cruises. With a capacity of 1,250 passengers, the Mount serves as the largest restaurant in the state and a popular gathering point for school proms, college reunions, large corporate celebrations and weddings--approximately 700 couples have tied the knot aboard the M/S Mount Washington.

To learn more about the various ships and to view a more detailed cruise schedule with times and ticket prices, visit the Mount Washington Cruise website at Tickets can be purchased online or by calling toll-free 1-888-843-6686 or local 603-366-5531.

Contact: Michelle White-Malcolm, 603-224-5566 x25,
Jayme Simoes, 603-224-5566 x19,