Online ticket sales close at 11:59 p.m. the evening before departure. Remaining tickets are ONLY sold for the day, in person, beginning at 10 a.m. from our opening date in May thru Labor Day, and Saturday’s in the month of September. At NOON Sunday through Friday in September, and Friday thru Monday (until closing day) in October - first come, first serve. If you are not able to book online you may call 269-857-4261 to check the availability of the cruise you wish to take. (This is for availability purposes only, we do not take over the phone reservations for parties less than 20.) For parties of 20+ please call 269-857-4261 for reservations.



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Lunch | Catering


Star of Saugatuck offers the opportunity to purchase a box lunch for your group with prior reservations Monday through Saturday. The caterer who provides this service for us is Catering Concepts out of Holland, MI. Catering Concepts have been providing our box lunches since 2005 and provide delicious food that your group is sure to enjoy. If you would like a box lunch on a Sunday they may be provided by our local Subway.

Prices quoted are for groups of 20 or more paying passengers. The price includes ride, meal, beverage, and tax. There is a complimentary ride/meal provided for one driver and one escort per coach, which is nontransferable, with groups of 20 or more paying passengers.

Box lunches should be ordered as soon as possible after booking your group's cruise. Final head count must be received by 10:00 a.m. two days prior to your cruise. Your head count must include the driver and escort. You will be charged for all meals ordered.

Beverages provided with the meal are regular coffee, soft drinks or water.

We carry a liquor license onboard the Star.  If your group wishes to purchase alcoholic beverages, it is sold onboard on a cash basis.

If you wish to bring your own food there is a $25.00 trash removal/cleaning fee.

Box lunches are served on our lower deck, and after passengers have finished their meal, they may feel free to move around the boat, and travel to the upper deck (if seating is available). The lower deck is enclosed and climate controlled - seating 70 with banquet style tables that seat 6 or 8, with padded, cloth chairs.

The following box lunches are available with prior reservations Monday through Saturday (excluding holidays) and are provided by Catering Concepts in Holland, MI (48 hour notice for final head count.)

Rates quoted are for groups of 20 or more paying passengers.

Pricing as follows: Adults: 13 and Up – Youth: 6 through 12 – Children: 3 through 5 

Beverage choices with all meals include: Regular Coffee, Water or Soft Drink


Contents of this lunch are sandwich, choice of side, cookie and beverage (Regular Coffee, Tea or Soft Drink).

RATE: (Includes Boat Ride) Adult - $29.35 Youth - $20.35 Child - $17.35
Bread Choice: 8" Sub, Kaiser, Bread or Wrap
Deli Meat Choice: Ham, Turkey, Club or Veggie
Choice of One Item: Fruit Salad, Pasta Salad, Potato Salad, Coleslaw or Carrots & Dip
Dessert: Cookie

This box lunch includes a sandwich, assorted bag of chips or pretzels, a cookie and beverage (Regular Coffee, Tea or Soft Drink).

RATE: (Includes Boat Ride) Adult - $28.00 Youth - $19.00 Child - $16.00
Bread Choice: 8" Sub, Kaiser, Bread or Wrap
Sandwich Choice: Ham, Turkey or Club
Dessert: Cookie


(Lunch Price $9.00)

RATE: (Includes Boat Ride) Adult - $26.00 Youth - $17.00 Child $14.00
6" Sandwich on Assorted Breads - Ham - Turkey or Roast Beef - Condiments: Tomato, Lettuce and American Cheese, Assorted Chips, Cookie and Beverage

If you are privately chartering the lower deck, or the entire boat, you may use the caterer of your choice or the following is a list of caterers who have provided catering services onboard the Star.

Blue Star Meat Company Holland 616-392-4291
Boatwerks Holland 616-396-0600
Catering Concepts - Dave, Pam or Tracy Holland 616-392-3666 *
Christine Ferris Catering - Christine Holland 616-494-0923 *
Gilmore Collection Grand Rapids / Holland 616-356-2627 *
Hope College Catering Holland 616-395-7210
Spectators Sports Bar & Grill – Pat Saugatuck 269-857-5001 *
Riverside Market Saugatuck 616-857-8899 *

Meijers, Family Fare, D&W, GFS, and Sam’s Club also have party platters to go.

*Have catered onboard.

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