Santa Ferry Ride - SOLD OUT!

We're back on the bay to celebrate Christmas! The yuletide ride features Santa and friends, caroling, entertainment, and a scenic ride around the Statue of Liberty. Ferries leave and return to the NY Waterway Belford Ferry Terminal. Pre-registration required and is in-person only, see below for more info. All children and infants receive a holiday present!

Date: Saturday, December 3, 2022
Ferry Rides: 8:30am-10am, 10:30am-12pm, 1pm-2:30pm
Location: Belford Ferry Terminal, 10 Harbor Way Belford NJ 07718
Resident Fee: $25/Adult (18+), $20/Child (1-18), $5/Infant (Under 1). Tables are an additional $10 per group, must have 8 people per group. Tables are extremely limited.
Non-Resident Fee: $30/Adult (18+), $24/Child (1-18), $6/Infant (Under 1). Tables are an additional $12 per group, must have 8 people per group. Tables are extremely limited.

Event is rain or shine!

Food Drive

All passengers are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item for our Holiday Food Drive benefitting the Middletown Food Pantry. Help give residents in need a great holiday season!

Registration Information

Registration is in-person ONLY at Poricy Park Nature Center, 345 Oak Hill Rd Red Bank NJ 07701. Every passenger needs a ticket. Please complete a registration form and bring with you to expedite the process. Cash, check or credit card (Mastercard & Visa) are accepted. Credit card process fee of $2.95. 


Important Information

  • Every passenger MUST have their ticket to board the ferry. No ticket = no ride. Tickets will not be reissued after purchase, do not lose them. Those under 1 still require a ticket.
  • Ferry departs and returns to the NY Waterway Belford Ferry Terminal, 10 Harbor Way, Belford NJ 07718. There is NO fee to park.
  • Each ticket is assigned to a specific seat on the ferry. You will only be permitted to sit in your assigned seat. Seat # is located on your ticket.
  • An infant/child's ticket cannot be used for an adult. An infant ticket cannot be used for a child. Passengers with incorrect tickets will not be allowed to board.
  • NO STROLLERS ALLOWED! Car seats are permitted.
  • No transfers, no refunds. All sales are final.