Posted on: November 16, 2010

Pacific Whale Foundation Announces Thanksgiving Dinner at Sea

Maui visitors and residents are invited to join Pacific Whale Foundation for a delicious Thanksgiving dinner at sea. The dinner cruise provides visitors and residents a way to spend the holiday in a unique Maui style. The two-hour cruise will depart from historic Lahaina Harbor at 5:30 p.m. on Thanksgiving day.

Guests will enjoy all of the traditional Thanksgiving fixings, as well as cocktails, a beautiful sunset, live entertainment, and the opportunity to watch for humpback whales returning to Maui waters. The cruise will take place aboard the ultra-smooth, eco-friendly catamaran Ocean Discovery.

Dinner will include Roast Turkey with Giblet Gravy, Island Kalua Ham with Guava Jelly, Portuguese Sausage Stuffing, Whipped Garlic Potatoes, Corn on the Cob (flavored with cream and butter), Upcountry Greens with Maui Onion Dressing, Grilled Island Vegetables, and Fresh Baked Taro and Soft Rolls. Dessert includes Pumpkin Haupia Squares (Hawaiian coconut dessert infused with pumpkin), Mini Pumpkin Pies, and Double Chocolate Brownies. Additionally, each ticket includes up to three alcoholic beverages per adult with valid ID, plus unlimited soda, soft drinks and filtered water. Premium local wine, sparkling wine, microbrew beer and cocktails will be available for purchase.

The price for adults is $84.95, children (ages 3-12) is $49.95, and children ages 2 and under go free with a paying adult. Guests can save 10% by booking online, and Pacific Whale Foundation members save 20% on their ticket price, whether booked online or by phone. For reservations, please call Pacific Whale Foundation at (808) 249-8811 or visit and click on "Eco Tours" and "Holiday Cruises".