Host Your Special Event Aboard Providence

Our beautiful, historic ship is a venue unlike any other in the Washington area. We have several rental options and our staff will work with you every step of the way to help you plan the perfect event for your special occasion. 


~Prices are increasing in 2024!  To reserve your event with the below prices, lock in your date by December 31st, 2023!~


Perfect for any gathering including company outings, team building, birthday and anniversary celebrations, happy hours and family reunions. Our all-inclusive package takes the guesswork out of your event. You can be part of history and have fun while learning the ropes…literally. We invite you to help set the sails and experience what life was like for sailors 250 years ago while enjoying an open bar of beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages. Enhance your sail with a selection from our prix fixe menus for an additional fee.

$2,950 for up to 24 people

$3,400 for up to 38 people


Price includes:

  • 2-hour sail; time can be extended for an additional fee
  • Beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages


  • Providence prix fixe hors d’oeuvres Catering Menus available with All-Inclusive Sails, additional catering available 


Enjoy your own private charter aboard Providence while sailing on the Potomac. Ideal for weddings, rehearsal dinners, bachelor/bachelorette parties, anniversaries and other special occasions. You and your guests will enjoy delicious catered food and beverages. Our team will help with planning every step of the way to make your event an occasion to remember.

$2,400 for up to 24 people

$2,900 for up to 40 people

Catering, drinks, a bartender and a character interpreter portraying Captain John Paul Jones are available as add-on services


~ Saturday and Sunday Charters and All-Inclusive Sails may incur additional fees due to our regularly scheduled public sails ~


For questions or to reserve the ship, contact us at, or fill out the form below.

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