Tickets for the 4th Fireworks Cruise

Experience a magical evening on July 4th, 2023, aboard the Lady of the Lake cruise fun ship! This public cruise offers a unique opportunity to celebrate Independence Day in style, combining the excitement of a fireworks display with a delightful buffet dinner.

Indulge in the renowned Lady of the Lake Picnic Buffet, featuring a mouthwatering selection of culinary delights. Savor your choice of lean pulled BBQ beef, marinated chicken, or a juicy bratwurst, served on freshly baked buns and accompanied by deluxe condiments. Complement your main course with delectable sides like pasta salad, potato salad, and mixed fresh fruit. And don’t forget to save room for the enticing assortment of desserts awaiting you on the dessert tray.

Joining this unforgettable cruise experience comes at a price of $89.99 per person, ($121.08 including gratuity and tax and fees). Not only will you revel in the delectable culinary offerings, but you’ll also be treated to mesmerizing views of Lake Minnetonka’s sparkling waters as you glide through the evening. As the night sky darkens, prepare to be awestruck by a spectacular fireworks display. Whether you’re celebrating with family, friends, or a loved one, this July 4th cruise aboard the Lady of the Lake promises to be a memorable and enchanting way to honor the nation’s independence.

To secure your spot on this special public cruise, make sure to book your tickets in advance. Advanced reservations are called aboard on the night of the cruise in the order at which received to our office. Don’t miss the chance to indulge in the Lady of the Lake Picnic Buffet, witness breathtaking fireworks, and create lasting memories on the tranquil waters of Lake Minnetonka. Join us aboard the Lady of the Lake and experience an unforgettable Independence Day celebration like no other.

  • – Boarding begins at 6:30pm. Please plan to arrive early to allow for parking.
  • – Advanced pre-paid Reservations are required for this special cruise. Use the link above to purchase tickets.
  • – General seating assignments, first come first served.

Father’s Day is June 18, 2023. Reserve your seats on the Lady of the Lake on the 12:30 or the 3:00 cruise.

    Sunday June 18, 12:30 Sunday June 18, 3:00

    Join us for a memorable Father’s Day celebration aboard our two-hour public cruise on the picturesque Lake Minnetonka, Minnesota. Treat your dad to an extraordinary experience on June 18th, 2023, as we set sail at 12:30pm amidst stunning landscapes and tranquil waters. Enjoy the breathtaking views while indulging in delicious refreshments. Let’s make this Father’s Day an unforgettable one as we embark on an enchanting journey together. Secure your spot now and create cherished memories with your beloved father.


Each day of the Memorial Day Weekend, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, Lady of the Lake will be hosting a public cruise at 12:30pm. On Sunday Lady of the Lake will also host a second cruise at 3:00pm.

Leaving from our docks in Excelsior Minnesota, Captain Terry will narrate to the panoramic views of Lake Minnetonka. We start our regular summer schedule with this weekend and look forward to seeing you throughout the summer. Boarding starts 15 minutes before departure and will continue until 5 minutes before departure. Snacks and an open bar are available.

A celebration aboard the Lady of the Lake on Lake Minnetonka.


Sunday May 14, 2023 is Mother’s Day. Celebrate Mom with one of the cruises aboard the
Lady of the Lake

The 12:30pm cruise starts boarding at 12:15, and the 3:00 cruise starts boarding at 2:45. Make your plans now. The national weather service is predicting mostly sunny with a high of 65°. It will be a wonderful afternoon to spend with Mom.

Mother’s Day 12:30 pm tickets Here! Mother’s Day 3:00 pm tickets Here!
Thursday, June 30th 2022 @ 12:30pm – 2:30pm Friday, July 1st 2022 @ 12:30pm – 2:30pm Saturday, July 2nd 2022 @ 12:30pm – 2:30pm Sunday, July 3rd 2022 @ 12:30pm – 2:30pm Sunday, July 3rd 2022 @ 3pm – 5pm Monday, July 4th 2022 @ 12:30pm – 2:30pm Monday, July 4th 2022 @ 3pm – 5pm

fully stocked cash bar on Lady of the Lake cruises

A summer favorite, now that we’re all out and about, is spending the afternoon on Lake Minnetonka aboard the Lady of the Lake enjoying the sun, the summer breeze, and the water, while celebrating almost 250 years of freedom. Make your plans now as reservations on these cruises sell out early. Being on Lake Minnetonka during a July afternoon offers breathtaking views of the gorgeous shoreline and ample estates. It is a great time to spend with family and friends.

Public cruises are narrated by Captain Terry. Ticket fare is is $16.00 for adults and $8.00 for children. (Children Under 4 are Free.)

The Cash Bar will be open and all your favorite beverages will be available. Boarding starts fifteen minutes before departure.


Sunday, June 19th 2022 at 12:30pm

On Father’s Day celebrate with a boat cruise on Lake Minnetonka. Captain Terry and the Lady of the Lake depart the downtown Excelsior docks on Sunday June 19, 2022 at 12:30pm. Show how much you care by toasting Dad with a beverage from the cash bar and enjoy the afternoon with him on a boat excursion around Lake Minnetonka.

Book your cruise online with the link below:

Fathers Day Cruise on the Lady of the Lake boarding in downtown Excelsior Minnesota

Celebrate the Memorial Day Weekend with a cruise on Lake Minnetonka . Lady of the Lake will depart downtown Excelsior each day of the weekend at 12:30pm and at 3:00pm.

Spend the Memorial Day Weekend on Lake Minnetonka aboard the Lady of the Lake. The Lady of the Lake departs downtown Excelsior each day at 12:30pm and again at 3:00pm.

Start the summer with a cruise aboard the Lady of the Lake. Enjoy any one of the six cruises during the weekend, starting each day at 12:30pmand again at 3:00pm the cruises are two hours in duration and Captain Terry narrates historical and contemporary observations of the beauty and splendor of Lake Minnetonka.

Captain Terry is kicking off the summer schedule starting on Memorial Day Weekend. Boarding starts 15 minutes before departure and will continue until 5 minutes before departure. Snacks and an open bar are available.


Mother’s Day 2022 is Sunday May 8. There are cruises at both 12:30pm and 3:00pm. Follow the link below to purchase tickets.

Mother’s Day cruise tickets Here!

Lady of the Lake will host an evening cruise Friday June 6, 2021 at 6:00pm.

Book Evening Cruise now!
Join us for an evening cruise as the temperatures moderate. Lake Minnetonka will be delightful and the place to be Friday evening.
Upper Deck of the Lady of the Lake