The Argosy Cruises Christmas Ship festival is a holiday celebration that has been a local tradition since 1949, with choirs onboard singing 20-minute holiday performances, all broadcast via state-of-the-art speaker system.
On shore, thousands of people gather around roaring bonfires anticipating the arrival of the annual Christmas Ship.
This year there will be two cruises leaving from the Des Moines Marina:
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 10
CHOIR: PACIFIC SOUND CHORUS
BOOK NOW for the official Christmas Ship with choir on board
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 17
CHOIR: RAINIER YOUTH CHOIRS
Official Christmas Ship with choir on board **SOLD OUT**