Private Deck

The Boat

For business or personal celebrations,
let the Spirit of Ethan Allen plan your cruise on Lake Champlain!

Relax with Colleagues
Reward Clients
Celebrate Achievements
… on your own private deck while cruising Lake Champlain!

Minimum number of people required for a private deck. Please inquire for more information.


The Casual Cocktail Party
Our versatile venue offers a casual event space, seamlessly blending indoor and outdoor areas, creating a perfect setting for your guests to mingle. Our delightful Mingle Menus are carefully crafted specifically for cocktail events, ensuring an experience that complements the casual atmosphere. Enjoy a 2.5-hour timeframe, ideal for catching up and enjoying good company against the picturesque backdrop of Lake Champlain.

The Elegant Sit-Down Affair
Trust us with your elegant affair! Indulge in a wide array of menus, each dish served piping hot from our accomplished Executive Chef and on-board galley. Elevate the ambiance of your high-end event with a piano player on our baby grand, complemented by delicious cocktails crafted by our mixologists. Our adaptable space allows for seamless setup of speeches, prizes, or awards, ensuring a memorable experience for your guests, and will also allow for your guests to take in the beautiful sunset on Lake Champlain.

The Extravagant Event
Not the ordinary, but the extraordinary! Whether it’s a corporate gathering or a social event, elevate your cruise experience with a casino night, a captivating magician, or a DJ or band. We can dream up a menu to match any idea or theme. Let us turn your ideas into a reality, creating a one-of-a-kind experience that your guests will remember for years to come.

The Customized Creation
If you can dream it, we can do it! Our versatile venue provides the perfect canvas for your customized event. From intimate gatherings to grand celebrations, we’re dedicated to bringing your vision to life. Tailor every detail to your liking, from custom decor to specialized entertainment options. The Spirit is not just an event space; it’s a blank slate waiting for your creativity to unfold!

Call anytime at 802 862-8300 or email spirit@soea.com to discuss details or questions!

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